| Aug. 13, 2014, 2:41 p.m.
The Associated Press has rescinded its call in Wisconsinís 6th District GOP primary after announcing that state Sen. Glenn Grothman won the GOP race last night.
| Aug. 13, 2014, 12:42 p.m.
| Aug. 13, 2014, 12:14 p.m.
At the rate things are going, every single congressional lawmaker may very will get roped into the #IceBucketChallenge before the end of the summer.
| Aug. 13, 2014, 11:59 a.m.
Sen. Dean Heller has issued a challenge to his Democratic counterpart from Nevada.
| Aug. 13, 2014, 10:52 a.m.
| Aug. 13, 2014, 5:04 a.m.
DES MOINES, Iowa ó At the Iowa State Fair, the walk from the William C. Knapp Varied Industries Building to the swine barn should take about five minutes.
| Aug. 13, 2014, 12:04 a.m.
Updated 6:40 a.m. | State Sen. Glenn Grothman has won the GOP primary by a slim margin in the only open House district in Wisconsin.
| Aug. 12, 2014, 10:46 p.m.
Former state Rep. Tom Emmer decisively defeated Anoka County Commissioner Rhonda Sivarajah Tuesday in the GOP primary for Minnesotaís open 6th District, putting him on a near certain path to Congress this fall to succeed retiring Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn.
| Aug. 12, 2014, 5:45 p.m.
Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine wants President Barack Obama to seek new approval from Congress for the current bombing campaign in Iraq.
| Aug. 12, 2014, 3:42 p.m.
The friendly #IceBucketChallenge thatís got everyone on social media dousing themselves with cold water just got real: Roll Call Editor-in-Chief Christina Bellantoni has officially thrown down.
| Aug. 12, 2014, 2:18 p.m.
An infectious fundraising pitch has helped throw cold water on the notion that politicians today just donít care about anything.
| Aug. 12, 2014, 1:22 p.m.
A bizarre revelation contained in a routine Amtrak inspector general report has caught the attention of the top Republican on the Senate Judiciary Committee.
| Aug. 12, 2014, 1:01 p.m.
The flood gates opened Tuesday when the House campaign committees began the barrage of fall television advertisements.
| Aug. 12, 2014, 11:32 a.m.
Updated: 12:18 p.m. | The chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus and two of her colleagues are calling on the Justice Department to probe deeply into the Aug. 9 fatal shooting of an unarmed African-American teenager by a police officer in Ferguson, Mo.
| Aug. 12, 2014, 11:31 a.m.
DES MOINES, Iowa Ė Joni Ernst is a hugger.
| Aug. 12, 2014, 5:01 a.m.
The mediaís narrative about Congress is clear: It is unproductive, members care only about getting re-elected and they have failed to do their jobs.
| Aug. 12, 2014, 4:30 a.m.
PHOENIX ó Once known for her progressive politics, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema has coasted to the center in her first re-election.
| Aug. 11, 2014, 6:48 p.m.
The Florida Legislature approved a new congressional map Monday evening and sent it to the governorís desk, although itís still unclear whether the new House district boundaries will past muster or take effect for the 2014 elections.
| Aug. 11, 2014, 2:51 p.m.
BALTIMORE, Md. ó When the Senate returns next month, the chamberís top appropriator is planning one more push at an omnibus, even if itís a serious long shot.
| Aug. 11, 2014, 2:02 p.m.
Whether gracing the silver screen (Mr. Sulu, you have the conn) or cracking wise from behind a touchscreen (Oh Myyy, thatís quite the universe of Facebook fans youíve assembled), entertainer and political activist George Takei currently strives to live his life out loud.