Policy Areas

August 6, 2014

Paul: I wasn’t ducking immigration debate

Paul says he left for a prescheduled interview.
August 4, 2014

US won't turn back flights over Ebola

Precautions are in place to ensure public safety, a White House spokesman said.
August 4, 2014

Biden urges Africa to fight corruption

"It takes away any credibility of democracy," Biden said at the US-Africa summit.
August 4, 2014

Coal country sues EPA over climate rule

A dozen states argue that the power plant regulation violates the Clean Air Act.
August 1, 2014

Obama condemns Hamas for breaking cease-fire

The president also called for the release of an Israeli soldier captured by Hamas.
August 1, 2014

US economy gains 209K jobs

The strong stretch is the nation’s best job creation streak since the late 1990s.
July 31, 2014

Ebola outbreak won’t change plans for Africa summit, officials say

Nearly 50 African leaders are set to gather next week at an event hosted by the White House.
July 31, 2014

House pulls border vote

Conservative Republicans balked at supporting the $659 million bill.
July 31, 2014

GOP lawmakers launch probe into FCC’s waiver for Obama donor

Republicans are investigating a decision to let a Dem donor's firm skirt some FCC rules.
July 31, 2014

Paul lashes out at MSNBC

GOP senator accuses network of misrepresenting his views on Civil Rights Act.