House Republicans insist their new committee to investigate Planned Parenthood wont be political.
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid and his wife, Landra, are suing the manufacturer of the exercise band that slipped or snapped, leading to the Nevada Democrats eye injury.
Three months after Speaker John A. Boehner chose Candice S. Miller as the only Republican woman to head a standing committee, the House Administration Committee chairwoman faced a task in early 2013 that would make her the most unpopular person on Capitol Hill.
When in doubt, talk up Majority Leader Kevin McCarthys epic Benghazi gaffe. Thats the plan of attack from the White House, the Hillary Rodham Clinton campaign and Democrats on Capitol Hill, who clearly hope his remark will be the gift that keeps on giving.
Long before Marco Rubio was running for president, and even before he was running for the Senate, the Florida Republican was tasked with crafting a state response to a Supreme Court case that had expanded the power of government.
By all accounts, fledgling bar Wicked Bloom Social Club has started off with a bang a rollout facilitated in no small part by a certain mind-blowing menu item.
One Senate committee took action Wednesday to wield congressional power over the District of Columbias Metro system amid criticism over safety and service.
Uniting the warring factions of his caucus remains challenging, which may be why Majority Whip Steve Scalise elected to focus his energy on bringing together visiting lovebirds Steven Montiero and Ana Sidoran for a surprise proposal Tuesday.
Annual defense policy legislation was cleared by the Senate Wednesday and is headed to the White House by a veto-proof majority, though Democratic leaders have vowed to sustain the president's objection.
In this weeks edition of Office Space, Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., walks Roll Call through his hunting expeditions, hockey bets and ice jam excursions.
No politician wants to be accused of jeopardizing jobs in his or her state.
A leak to Roll Call about Sen. Larry E. Craig's 2007 guilty plea in a Minnesota airport bathroom sex sting should allow him to spend $197,533 in campaign funds on the legal fees to try to undo the plea, the former Idaho senators attorney argued in court Wednesday.
Details of a congressional ethics case that has been referred to the Justice Department surfaced online Wednesday, exposing the nine lawmakers involved to fresh criticism.
The Republican contest for president probably will boil down to a fight between a pragmatic conservative, such as former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush or Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, and either an uncompromising conservative, such as Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, or an outsider, like Ben Carson.
Hill staffers who are District residents could see a new line on their tax forms if D.C.s proposed paid leave plan becomes law: a special tax for residents whose employers, such as the federal government, are not paying into D.C.s Family and Medical Leave Fund.
Former Rep. John D. Dingell is in good spirits following a heart procedure, but will remain in the hospital and undergo a second procedure.
Railroads have amped up pressure on Congress to extend a year-end deadline to install upgraded train safety technology by threatening to cut off service and the nations rail regulator isnt giving lawmakers an easy out by recommending a way to do so.
Senators once again proved there may be room for bipartisanship when it comes to criminal justice issues, with one panel advancing a measure to ban the box in the federal government.
The leaders of the Senate Finance Committee are suggesting that Volkswagen, in cheating emissions tests, also committed a massive tax fraud.
Sharon Day rose through the ranks of GOP politics, starting as a precinct captain in her native Florida and eventually co-chairing the Republican National Committee.