The top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee is disputing findings of a CIA Accountability Board review that determined no one should be punished for accessing Senate computer files.
Newly minted Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., and veteran Rep. Charles B. Rangel, D-N.Y., will effectively be campaigning for the biggest laughs on Feb. 4, when they face off at the Washington Press Club Foundations 71st Annual Congressional Dinner.
At a private gathering of conservative political donors last year, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell applauded the state of American elections today, which he described as more deregulated than at any point in recent memory.
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If youre looking to pick a fight with the National Association of Realtors, the group just may have coded a message into its recent lobbying disclosures: Watch out.
Even for Congress most ardent supporters of paid maternity and paternity leave, there is wide variance in their own office policies.
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid is out of the hospital after successful eye surgery and already trolling Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.
With a handful of senators out and Democrats calling for more amendments, GOP leaders were unable to limit debate on a measure to approve the Keystone XL pipeline Monday.
The date hasnt even been set, but Republicans have all but won the special election in New Yorks 11th District.
Police in Marylands Prince Georges County have arrested the driver who skirted Capitol Hill on State of the Union night in a high-speed chase.
Quiz show junkie and Capitol Hill staffer Will Anderson raked in more than $23,000 in winnings and garnered comparisons to defending Super Bowl quarterback Russell Wilson for engineering an astonishing, come-from-behind victory during his three-day run on Jeopardy! What else would you expect from a trivia buff who claims his mother still has home movies of him blurting answers out at the TV while growing up?
A small drone found on the White House lawn caused some lawmakers to question the Federal Aviation Administrations drone policy in the District of Columbia Monday.
Conservatives announced Monday morning the formation of a new group, the House Freedom Caucus. But with only nine members to start, its unclear what such a caucus will mean for another conservative group: the Republican Study Committee.
Can the new director of the Congressional Budget Office get beyond the basic pissing contest of how to score legislation? The former heads of the official scorekeeping agency hope so.
Two similar Democratic proposals to equip more police officers with body-worn cameras should come into better focus within days, as details emerge on a White House initiative as well as a prominent African-American lawmakers legislation in the House.
Australian Ballot: System employed in the United States in which all ballots are marked in secret.
The honeymoon may be over for Mitch McConnell.
The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee will add Simone Ward and Sadie Weiner to its senior staff roster, according to a Tuesday news release provided first to CQ Roll Call.
Possible encroachment by the blizzard battering the Northeast has the organizers of a tentative Selma screening on Capitol Hill worried that inclement weather may bury their plans.
A relationship forged on Sen. Patrick J. Leahys first visit to Cuba some 15 years ago helped the Vermont Democrat take an unexpected step in support of the White Houses efforts to bring home Alan Gross and re-establish diplomatic relations with the island nation.
When Loretta Lynch paid Sen. Charles E. Grassley a visit last month, the new Judiciary Committee chairman handed her a book of all the unanswered letters hes sent to the administration.
Mayors from across the nation have a message for Congress: Gridlock means mayors have had to pick up the slack.
Ohio Democrats are expecting a crowded primary to challenge Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, in 2016, and the recent announcement by Cincinnati City Councilman P.G. Sittenfeld may have accelerated its formation.
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee will report raising more than $206 million during the 2014 cycle a record total, according to a committee aide.
Members spent a short week in Congress learning about drones, womens health and the difference between one trillion and one thousand billion.
Rep. Renee Ellmers, the North Carolina Republican who led the charge to pull the House GOPs 20-week abortion ban bill this week, could have a bruising primary from the conservative wing of her party in 2016.
Democrats are driving toward a primary collision course in Illinois, where the party could endure a multimillion-dollar slugfest in a race essential to capturing Senate control in 2016.
Members of Congress are looking to flex their oversight muscles, after summoning national and local transportation officials to Capitol Hill on Wednesday evening to brief them on the recent deadly incident at the LEnfant Plaza Metro Station.
In the wake of President Barack Obamas State of the Union speech, Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Chairman Ben Ray LujŠn declared the House majority would be up for grabs in 2016.
Sen. Dan Coats tweeted Thursday that the Indiana Colts, not the New England Patriots, should play in the Super Bowl, as the National Football League controversy surrounding the use of under-inflated game balls in Sundays AFC Championship continued to unfold.
The most quotable member of Congress may have violated House ethics rules by using campaign cash to cover travel expenses for speaking engagements in England, a liberal watchdog group alleged Thursday.