I dont have any news to make today on that subject, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Tuesday, when asked about President Barack Obama latest spending blueprint that landed on Capitol Hill a few hours earlier. It was just one indication of the diminished public debate over the presidents budget.
In a not very literate way, teachers union announced their endorsement of former Sen. Russ Feingold, D-Wis., who is taking on Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., in a rematch of their 2010 race.
Rep. Donald M. Payne Jr., D-N.J., has launched a new radio show, created to find connections between hip-hop and government, and for his first show he welcomed Congressional Black Caucus chairman G.K. Butterfield, D-N.C., and discussed a range of political issues.
The Secret Service is always busy in election years, but the 2016 presidential race could pose a bigger challenge than usual for the agency in charge of guarding candidates vying for their partys nomination. There are four under Secret Service protection already, and the pack could grow.
The Emmy award-winning executive producer of Showtimes spy drama Homeland, Gideon Raff, wants to ban animals from taking part in military training, and hes bringing his message to Capitol Hill, along with congressional allies and the animal rights group PETA.
Updated: 3:17 p.m. | Democrats on Wednesday unveiled a new line of attack against Missouri Republican Sen. Roy Blunt, highlighting a report about the powerful Republicans draft deferments during the Vietnam War.
Senator Richard Burrs, R-N.C., beloved Volkswagen Thing faced some problems on Wednesday, with the North Carolina Republican tweeting a photo of three men pushing his car on the side of a road.
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The National Confectioners Association spent Wednesday walking around the Capitol and handing out candy to every members personal office.