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The Senate might just have too much to do before departing for August recess.
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Police have arrested a Tennessee man who allegedly threatened to kill President Barack Obama, Mitt Romney, Rep. Paul D. Ryan, R-Wis., and shoot other national and local officials.
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A new poll of likely voters in 12 Senate battleground states suggests a populist economic message and focus on womens health issues could help Democrats improve their standing with unmarried women voters in advance of the midterm elections.
Sometimes it takes time away from D.C. to realize this is where you want to be. But how do you get back on the job market after you return? Hill Navigator discusses.
President Barack Obama met secretly with former President Bill Clinton in the Oval Office May 1 a meeting revealed to the public months later by a photo released by Pete Souza, the official White House photographer.
Its not really against the rules for staffers to tweet endorsements of other candidates, is it?
A pileup of nominations particularly for scores of would-be U.S. ambassadors has the Obama administration pushing hard for Senate action ahead of the August recess, while senators want to get home to campaign before the midterms.
A federal judge based in Green Bay has tossed a Sen. Ron Johnsons Obamacare lawsuit targeting the health benefits for members of Congress and their staff.
Updated 10:38 a.m. | Capitol Police sealed entrances to the Capitol Visitor Center shortly after 9 a.m. on Tuesday, in response to a suspicious substance.
Having written about House and Senate races for the past 30 years, Ive seen plenty of press releases, polling memos and campaign strategy emails. But rarely have I received anything as silly as a July 9 press release from New Hampshire Republican Senate hopeful Scott P. Browns campaign, which presented the challengers alleged Path To Victory.
Minnesota Democrats have two problems: The 8th District has changed, and Rep. Rick Nolan doesnt want to change with it.
Not for the faint of heart, Code Black by Ryan McGarry is a documentary about Los Angeles Countys emergency trauma center.
Georgia Republicans will pick their nominee for Senate in a runoff Tuesday, ending Democratic nominee Michelle Nunns nine-week wait for an opponent in the open-seat contest.
Staff in Rep. Tom Marinos office are convinced that Ryan Shucard, the press secretary that arrived at the Cannon House Office building toting a 9 mm handgun on Friday morning, was not planning to harm anyone with the gun.
Matt Dennis wasnt used to making reporters wait for a response. But when he was on paternity leave, his newborn son Jonah took priority over his boss, Democratic Rep. Nita M. Lowey of New York, so he put the BlackBerry aside.
The Oklahoma congressional delegation is proud of its Fort Sill Army Base, but that doesnt mean it wants to play host to thousands more unaccompanied child migrants awaiting deportation proceedings.
As rain pelted the capital, more than 200 Muslim Americans gathered in the Cannon House Office Building to break their daily fast.
A jewelry designer with a knack for brightening up Washingtons prim business attire brings her signature necklaces, bracelets, earrings and rings to Capitol Hill this week for an exclusive trunk show and sale.
There are things worse than being small, electric and self-balancing in Washington. Such as: Being small, electric and self-balancing and having your tour guides speech regulated in Washington.
Its time again for Take Five, when HOH talks with a member of Congress about topics relatively unrelated to legislative work.
The most wide open Republican presidential contest in modern times is shaping up, so a thousand things could change in the 80 long weeks before the first scheduled caucuses and primaries take place. And a couple hundred of them surely will.
The influence of religious conservatives might be waning nationwide, but the movement only stands to grow in Congress.
President Barack Obama called for an immediate cease-fire in Gaza Monday, after an invasion and air assault by Israel in response to rocked attacks by Hamas left hundreds dead.
House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy does not officially step into his new job as majority leader until August, but for all intents and purposes, the California Republican has already assumed the visible duties of his next leadership role.
President Barack Obama signed an executive order Monday banning discrimination by federal contractors against LGBT people without a broad religious exemption included in the Senate-passed Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA).
Rep. Patrick Murphys campaign made its first ad buy Monday in Floridas 18th District, reserving $1.4 million in cable and broadcast in the West Palm Beach-Treasure Coast media market, according to figures shared first with CQ Roll Call.
Sen. Mark S. Kirk said in a jarring video circulated late Friday that President Barack Obamas Iran policy is leading to nuclear war.
With the Senates regular appropriations work all but dead and an unexpected supplemental spending request for child migrants consuming time and energy on Capitol Hill, a government-wide continuing resolution now appears to be a near certainty for the fall.
As members discuss bathroom breaks, candy and The Peoples Court, Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., refuses to yield the Senate floor.