| July 31, 2015, 3:03 p.m.
The man who crashed his red sedan Friday morning into a barricade about 150 yards south of the Capitol appears to have a history of criminal activity related to automobiles.
| July 31, 2015, 9:47 a.m.
Updated 10:31 a.m. | A red Nissan Altima with Florida license plates crashed into the South Barricade of the Capitol around 8:40 a.m. Friday.
| July 31, 2015, 5:02 a.m.
The Senate approved a resolution Thursday declaring July 30, 2015, “National Whistleblower Appreciation Day,” though senators’ own staffers are not afforded the same protections as other federal workers.
| July 30, 2015, 12:29 p.m.
House Democrats introduced three bills to protect interns from sexual harassment and discrimination Tuesday, notably extending protections to the scores of interns in congressional offices.
| July 30, 2015, 5:02 a.m.
“But if you‘ll eat it, you never have to prove your courage in any other way.”
| July 30, 2015, 5:01 a.m.
As Congress considers an overhaul of toxic chemical regulations, a new analysis has brought the issue close to home — perhaps a little too close for comfort.
| July 30, 2015, 5:01 a.m.
Wielding the gavel he held nearly 50 years ago to the day, former Rep. John D. Dingell told a group gathered in the Capitol Visitor Center Wednesday, “We did it! Now let’s see some real enthusiasm,” adding, “They fought us all the way.”
| July 29, 2015, 1:35 p.m.
The finalists for this week’s caption contest are ready for your vote:
| July 29, 2015, 11:44 a.m.
Updated 2:19 p.m. | Prosecutors charged Rep. Chaka Fattah, D-Pa., Wednesday in a 29-count indictment with racketeering conspiracy, bribery and wire fraud as part of a probe into the 11-term congressman launched by the FBI and IRS in March 2013.
| July 29, 2015, 5:03 a.m.
This is part of a series of reflections from alumni journalists for our ongoing coverage of Roll Call’s 60th Anniversary. See all of our coverage at media.cq.com/60thanniversary.
| July 29, 2015, 5:02 a.m.
Student loans. A serious question that many undergraduates and graduates think about. But what about when it’s the parents concern? Can parents receive money from the student loan repayment program for loans taken out for their kids’ college education? Hill Navigator discusses.
| July 29, 2015, 5:01 a.m.
Called before Congress for an oversight hearing after a tumultuous few weeks of reports of loaded service weapons left in problematic places around the Capitol and an ongoing hunt for employees who may have leaked internal information, Capitol Police Chief Kim C. Dine promised the acts would be dealt with “firmly and effectively.”
| July 28, 2015, 3:54 p.m.
House lawmakers opted Tuesday to limit who can be present in the chamber during Pope Francis’ historic address to Congress in September.
| July 27, 2015, 10:32 a.m.
The House has voted to limit funding for so-called sanctuary cities, but one lawmaker is pushing to take further action in the District of Columbia, dictating specific policies for law enforcement.
| July 26, 2015, 8:02 a.m.
When we watched Sen. Rand Paul chainsaw the tax code, we were thrilled by his skill. While we can’t say whether this makes the Kentucky Republican presidential timber, we do now know whom to call if Fin Shepard isn’t around when the next sharknado threatens liberty, Congress, the Constitution . . . and this week’s Capitol Quip.
| July 25, 2015, 10:01 a.m.
Congratulations to this week’s winner, and thanks to the readers who contributed captions to our Capitol Quip contest.
| July 24, 2015, 4:12 p.m.
Updated 5:33 p.m. | Capitol Police stopped a 55-year-old Virginia man who claimed to be a local cop from carrying a loaded revolver into the Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building Tuesday.
| July 24, 2015, 3:44 p.m.
On a day when Louisiana lawmakers and other members of Congress mourned a fatal shooting in a Lafayette movie theater, Capitol Hill also honored two Capitol Police officers killed by a gunman who charged into the Capitol exactly 17 years ago.
| July 24, 2015, 1:23 p.m.
Josh Oppenheimer has an open invitation to the world with his new film, “The Look of Silence.”
| July 24, 2015, 11:02 a.m.
Speaker John A. Boehner, R-Ohio, and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., agree on one aspect of the new overtime provisions: More of their own aides will be eligible for extra pay when the new criteria issued by the Department of Labor are finalized, likely in early 2016.