Eight House Republicans and three House Democrats agree on something: President Barack Obama should help Ukraine defend itself against Russian aggression and fast.
We wont know the 2016 Republican presidential nominee for more than a year, but we already know the 10 states the electoral Big Ten that will select the next occupant of the White House.
Mississippi state Sen. Chris McDaniel, the tea party firebrand who nearly ousted a Republican senator in a primary last year, has attempted to shape the states upcoming 1st District special election.
Jeanne Shaheen didnt have months to prepare for becoming the leading Democrat on Homeland Security spending. She didnt get the chance to start the process at the beginning, with the presidents budget request and weeks of hearings.
Capitol Hill employees are in limbo when it comes to workplace rights, or at least when it comes to a key update to the Family and Medical Leave Act.
The GOP hasnt signed off on a plan to respond should the Supreme Court strike down most health insurance subsidies in King v. Burwell, Republican Policy Committee Chairman John Barrasso said on the eve of oral arguments in the case.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is suggesting states shouldnt act on their own to implement the Environmental Protection Agencys clean power plans.
Say this much about Sen. Marco Rubio: Hes not afraid to put ideas on the table.
With Democrats relegated to the minority in both chambers for the first time since 2006, the two top staffers at the partys House and Senate campaign arms charted a path back to the majority during an EMILYs List event Tuesday.
It started with a phone call.
Trying to find housing near the Capitol? Selling a bike? Need to locate lost jewelry?
In January, when Speaker John A. Boehner invited Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to speak before Congress, it caused the type of controversy and media attention normally reserved for a declaration of war, not a speech thats little more than a glorified press release.
On some level, we all want to like our co-workers. Eight hours a day (or more) sitting next to someone is certain to go a lot more smoothly if you enjoy the company. But what happens when the relationship among staff has more animosity than amicability? And worse yet, what happens when its directed at you? Hill Navigator discusses.
In between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahus address to Congress and Netanyahus meeting with Senate leaders, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced plans to move full speed ahead with legislation to give Congress a say in any potential nuclear deal with Iran.
Members of the New Democrat Coalition have struggled for years to make their centrist message heard in the larger, and distinctly more left-leaning, House Democratic Caucus.
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, asked Tuesday about lingering concerns over the Capitol Police Departments handling of a controversial State of the Union night car chase, said the force does a masterful job.
Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker pushed back Tuesday against the suggestion the Obama administration is sending mixed messages about its commitment to a deal on Trade Promotion Authority.
Yes, I know Pennsylvania Democrats dont have a 2016 Senate candidate who excites the entire party yet. I also know the election is 20 months away plenty of time for them to rally around a nominee.
The most obvious distinction Barbara A. Mikulski will take into retirement is that shes spent more time in Congress than any other woman, and thats a record worthy of significant recognition. But, especially at a Capitol so deeply mired in dysfunction and partisanship, the meaning of her service is deeper than mere longevity.
The Supreme Court appeared divided Monday on an Arizona redistricting case that could have implications for congressional elections beyond the Southwestern states borders.
Its time again for Take Five, when HOH talks with a member of Congress about topics relatively unrelated to legislative work.
Could Congress overcome a promised veto of legislation designed to compel the Obama administration to submit any nuclear deal with Iran to Capitol Hill for approval? At least one of the bills champions seems to think so.
The Senate is filled with members who lost previous races. But Democrats Joe Sestak and Russ Feingold are trying to pull off a rare electoral feat: defeating the people who defeated them six years prior.
District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser signed an agreement Monday launching the redevelopment of the Hill East District, with construction expected to begin next year on a project that includes additional apartments, a public village square and green space.
A D.C. Superior Court judge dismissed on Wednesday a lawsuit challenging congressional health care enrollment in the D.C. small business exchange, ruling that federal regulations allow members of Congress and their staffs to enroll in the exchange.
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. Amethyst Archer probably wasnt the targeted audience for the campaign boot camp held on the eve of the Conservative Political Action Conference, but the presenters made it clear the right needs all the help it can get in 2016 and beyond.