| Nov. 20, 2014, 4:25 p.m.
Good news for Speaker John A. Boehner: The next Republican Study Committee chairman wants to work with him — and he doesn’t want any public fights.
| Nov. 20, 2014, 2:45 p.m.
In addition to longer workweeks, it appears the Senate will be in session more frequently in 2015.
| Nov. 20, 2014, 2:36 p.m.
Don’t expect a novel legal justification from the White House for President Barack Obama’s decision to provide unilateral deportation relief to the undocumented, said Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nev.
| Nov. 20, 2014, 2:14 p.m.
Hours before President Barack Obama finally presses the “go” button on executive actions to change the nation’s immigration laws, House Republicans were not any closer to coalescing around a strategy to fight back.
| Nov. 20, 2014, 1:48 p.m.
Nancy Pelosi, defending Barack Obama, praised Republican presidents who historically took unilateral action on immigration — with the minority leader even drawing parallels between Obama’s proposed executive order and Abraham Lincoln’s 1863 Emancipation Proclamation.
| Nov. 20, 2014, 1:36 p.m.
Appropriators appear to be making good progress on behind-the-scenes negotiations on a big omnibus bill to fund the government for the rest of the fiscal year.
| Nov. 20, 2014, 1 p.m.
Republican lawmakers would have to vault high legal hurdles to succeed in getting federal courts to stop President Barack Obama’s sweeping immigration action, constitutional law experts say.
| Nov. 20, 2014, 12:56 p.m.
Think it’s too early for softball? Think again.
| Nov. 20, 2014, 12:07 p.m.
Soldier. Lawmaker. Mother.
| Nov. 20, 2014, 12:02 p.m.
Democrats are looking to two former members — both of whom lost re-election in 2010 — as potential recruits for 2016, according to three senior House Democratic operatives.
| Nov. 20, 2014, 11:52 a.m.
Leaving Wednesday’s closed briefing on the fight against the Islamic State, the terror group also known as ISIS or ISIL, Sen. John McCain said he doubted the Obama administration really wanted to have a new Authorization for Use of Military Force at all.
| Nov. 20, 2014, 10:36 a.m.
President Barack Obama spoke so many times against taking broad executive action to end deportations that he’s left Republicans with an arsenal of ammo to use against him.
| Nov. 20, 2014, 8:13 a.m.
Newly minted Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Chairman Ben Ray Luján said Kelly Ward will stay on as executive director of the committee for the second straight cycle.
| Nov. 20, 2014, 5:01 a.m.
Much of the movie “Fargo” takes place in Minnesota, the home state of the aide in charge of the campaign that propelled Kentucky Republican Mitch McConnell to the role of Senate majority leader in the next Congress.
| Nov. 20, 2014, 5:01 a.m.
Rep. David Schweikert, R-Ariz., plans to keep his options open for 2016, saying he would consider future runs — including a primary challenge to Sen. John McCain — after the holidays.
| Nov. 19, 2014, 10:01 p.m.
Months after Cantorland was turned upside down by their boss’ stunning primary defeat, two key members of the ex-majority leader’s team are returning to the workforce, opening a lobbying firm with another prominent former Hill staffer.
| Nov. 19, 2014, 9:20 p.m.
The next chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee said President Barack Obama’s expected executive actions would go beyond the dreams of even King George III.
| Nov. 19, 2014, 7:48 p.m.
Updated 7:53 p.m. | In a boost for California Democrats, Reps. Jim Costa and Ami Bera will return to Congress in January, after The Associated Press called both races Wednesday night.
| Nov. 19, 2014, 6:11 p.m.
Sometimes a consolation prize makes all the difference, Minnesota Rep. Tim Walz learned Wednesday.
| Nov. 19, 2014, 6:03 p.m.
Miffed that President Barack Obama plans to announce his immigration actions while they are strapped in at 30,000 feet en route to their home districts, congressional Republicans say the timing shows that the president has no regard for their input.