Policy Areas

July 18, 2014

New GOP team faces border test

The overhauled House Republican leadership team is already preparing for the challenge.
July 17, 2014

Snowden: ‘I can live with’ serving time in Gitmo

"If I end up in chains in Guantanamo, I can live with that,” Snowden said.
July 17, 2014

Jon Stewart tackles highway funding fight

Comedian Jon Stewart weighed in on the fight over federal transportation funding in Congress,...
July 17, 2014

'Be careful' working with NSA, US tech security agency warned

Standards group should draw on NSA expertise but not defer to it, group says.
July 17, 2014

Boehner and Reid face tough task of rounding up votes on border

Legislation addressing the immigration crisis faces an uphill battle.
July 17, 2014

GOP lawmaker: Immigration reform can pass under Obama

A Republican lawmaker says immigration reform can pass Congress before President Obama leaves the...
July 16, 2014

Rubio: No border crisis if I were president

The potential GOP presidential hopeful outlined efforts needed to curb illegal immigration.
July 16, 2014

Dem birth control bill stalls

Bill responding to Hobby Lobby decision falls four votes short of moving forward.
July 15, 2014

Reid: Southern border is secure

The administration will brief senators on the border crisis on Wednesday, Reid announced.
July 15, 2014

Lawmaker 'optimistic' U.S. Marine will be freed soon

A Republican lawmaker working to free the U.S. Marine jailed in Mexico is hopeful that Sgt. Andrew...