| Feb. 10, 2016, 2:20 a.m.
Donald Trump and Sen. Bernard Sanders lodged a solid complaint against both parties’ establishments with their victories in New Hampshire’s first in the nation primary on Tuesday.
| Feb. 9, 2016, 11:43 p.m.
| Feb. 9, 2016, 10:19 p.m.
HOOKSETT, N.H. — The long line of cars was still snaking down the dark country road on their way to the Hillary Clinton “victory party” when the networks called the New Hampshire primary for Bernie Sanders.
| Feb. 9, 2016, 9:12 p.m.
“I don’t 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 president’s budget.
| Feb. 9, 2016, 7:25 p.m.
Republicans spent much of Tuesday inundating inboxes with statements slamming President Barack Obama’s budget proposal, promising to kill initiatives before plans were formally unveiled.
| Feb. 9, 2016, 5:33 p.m.
With no consensus on how to address water contamination in Flint, Mich., the Senate has shelved discussion of a bipartisan energy bill for at least two weeks and plans to move on Wednesday with debate on a package of sanctions against North Korea.
| Feb. 9, 2016, 5:22 p.m.
President Barack Obama proposed a $4.23 trillion fiscal 2017 budget Tuesday, which the White House argued contains some proposals that could win bipartisan support, even though Republicans were scathing in their criticism of what's likely to be the administration's last complete fiscal plan.
| Feb. 9, 2016, 5:12 p.m.
Benjamin Brafman, the criminal defense attorney for former pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli, is claiming the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee’s reason for compelling his client to testify last week was to humiliate him.
| Feb. 9, 2016, 5:06 p.m.
After submitting his final spending plan to Congress on Tuesday, President Barack Obama touted his record and delivered a sales pitch for nearly $20 billion he says is needed to secure America’s cyber-footprint, a perhaps unexpected but entirely needed push, he said.
| Feb. 9, 2016, 4:04 p.m.
President Barack Obama in his last year in office released a budget on Tuesday chock full of Democratic priorities that likely won’t be enacted into law while he is in office but could be championed by the next president if a Democrat wins the White House.
| Feb. 9, 2016, 4:03 p.m.
Republican presidential candidates will likely be quick to dismiss or ignore President Barack Obama’s budget, but within the lengthy blueprint are a few proposals that most GOP candidates (and both Democratic contenders) could support if they win the White House and get to craft their own budget request next year.
| Feb. 9, 2016, 3:43 p.m.
In former Speaker John A. Boehner’s first speech after taking the gavel in January 2011, he referred to Ash Wednesday in an attempt to humble Congress.
| Feb. 9, 2016, 3:22 p.m.
The writers at our sister publication Congressional Quarterly have scoured President Obama’s fiscal 2017 budget, department by department, for the most significant proposal. Here are some highlights of the documents submitted Tuesday. You can find the full reports at www.cq.com.
| Feb. 9, 2016, 2:57 p.m.
You’ve been following the New Hampshire primary for the 2016 presidential election pretty closely. But have you been following closely enough?
| Feb. 9, 2016, 2:35 p.m.
Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., took the Senate floor Tuesday afternoon to condemn what he called “loose talk” on the presidential campaign trail over the use of torture.
| Feb. 9, 2016, 1:50 p.m.
David Trone has never run for office before, but he’s wearing the standard issue uniform of a politician in his first television ads: the barn jacket.
| Feb. 9, 2016, 1:21 p.m.
D.C. residents supporting Sen. Bernard Sanders, I-Vt., in the New Hampshire Caucus will meet Tuesday night at Marx Café Revolutionary Cuisine, appropriate enough for a campaign that bills itself as a political revolution.
| Feb. 9, 2016, 11:02 a.m.
The budget for the legislative branch would increase by nearly 10 percent, including more money for Capitol Police and for security and construction projects, under a spending proposal submitted Tuesday.
| Feb. 9, 2016, 9:28 a.m.
A Republican senator wants to compel the Obama administration to tell Congress what it knows about ties between North Korea and Iran.
| Feb. 9, 2016, 7:03 a.m.
New Hampshire residents Tuesday are voting for the presidential candidates squaring off in the first official primary of the 2016 campaign — a race some political observers are framing in a most negative fashion.