Policy Areas

July 23, 2014

Corker: Europe 'feckless' in response to Russia

"I’m sorry. I mean how feckless are they?" Corker asked.
July 22, 2014

White House, Germany try to rebuild trust

White House, Merkel chiefs of staff met Tuesday in Berlin.
July 22, 2014

Climate change hits all Pentagon operations, official says

Pentagon official says climate change effects operations, infrastructure and training. 
July 22, 2014

FAA halts US flights to Israel after rocket strike

The agency is suspending U.S. flights for 24 hours after rocket fire at Tel Aviv airport.
July 22, 2014

Boehner: Dems ‘jeopardizing’ border bill

The Speaker said Obama needs to stand up to Democrats who are fighting policy changes.
July 22, 2014

Will Benghazi hearings start soon?

A Republican lawmaker says he wants a newly formed committee that is investigating the 2012...
July 21, 2014

Perry orders troops to border

"I will not stand idly by," the Texas governor said.
July 21, 2014

June follows May — also the hottest on record

Last month was the 352nd in a row above 20th century averages.
July 21, 2014

TSA fee on plane tickets more than doubles

Lawmakers approved an increase in the surcharge as part of a budget deal last year.
July 18, 2014

What will Obama do on employer mandate?

The White House needs to decide whether the employer mandate will take effect in 2015.