October 30, 2015

Budget deal: Winners and losers

The accord draws the curtain on 2016's biggest fiscal fights.
October 8, 2015

Obama signs bipartisan tweak of healthcare law

Obama announced that he had signed the bill alongside eight others.
October 7, 2015

Democrats buck Obama in defense vote

The Senate voted 70-27 in favor of a policy bill, defying Obama's veto threat.
September 29, 2015

Heavy burden falls to McConnell

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has a hard road ahead.
September 24, 2015

Congress on best behavior for Pope

After lawmakers behaved themselves at the historic papal address to Congress, one Democratic...
September 24, 2015

Pope Francis pushes Congress to show 'compassion' to immigrants

Francis lived up to his reputation as a provocative figure.
September 24, 2015

WATCH LIVE: Pope Francis addresses Congress

Pope Francis delivers an address to a joint session of Congress.
September 24, 2015

Here we go again: Cruz vs. McConnell and Boehner

Sen. Ted Cruz is gearing up for another showdown with Republican leaders in Congress.
August 6, 2015

McConnell: ObamaCare repeal likely to be included in fast-track budget process

The tactic allows the Senate GOP to pass bills with a simple majority instead of 60 votes.
July 16, 2015

Dem: Rejecting Iran deal would be 'absolute blow' to presidential legitimacy

Sen. Chris Murphy said Republicans "don't believe in the legitimacy of diplomacy."