Policy Areas

July 29, 2014

GOP plans $659M border bill

Republicans say they aren't sure the measure has the votes to pass the House.
July 28, 2014

Medicare, Social Security march toward insolvency

The latest projections push the life of the Medicare trust fund back four years.
July 28, 2014

Feds move to crack down on bogus phone charges

FTC is taking aim at "mobile cramming," where third parties bill consumers.
July 28, 2014

Rogers: Kerry has led Israel to think it's alone

The House intelligence chairman says the U.S. has not properly expressed its support.
July 28, 2014

GOP: Border patrol agents handcuffed by wildlife rules

Republicans say land protections are hampering efforts to stop the flow of immigrants.
July 27, 2014

Deal struck on VA reform bill

Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep. Jeff Miller are likely to announce an agreement on Monday.
July 27, 2014

Dem: GOP trying to 'squeeze' Obama

A California Democrat said that Republicans probably won't address the border crisis until October...
July 26, 2014

Lawmaker: Terrorism 'chatter is up'

A key Democratic lawmaker tells The Hill that U.S. officials have recently detected an uptick in...
July 25, 2014

House GOP moving toward vote on slimmed-down border bill

"I believe that we will act,” said House Rules Committee Chairman Pete Sessions.
July 24, 2014

Obama hits ‘corporate deserters’

The president said corporations are taking advantage of a loophole to dodge taxes.

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