| Aug. 28, 2015, 12:07 p.m.
Does anyone care to challenge Marco Rubio to a 40-yard dash?
| Aug. 28, 2015, Noon
A technician “erroneously” deleted information from a July inspection report about a serious track defect that caused a train to derail Aug. 6, Metro said in an investigation report released to the public on Friday.
| Aug. 28, 2015, 11:55 a.m.
A federal appeals court on Friday overturned an injunction that would have halted the National Security Administration’s bulk collection of Americans’ telephone records, but the judges also allowed a lawsuit against the program to move forward.
| Aug. 28, 2015, 11:31 a.m.
Congressional Hits and Misses’ member marathon rolls on this week with Sen. Ted Cruz, the Texas Republican and presidential contender who doesn’t shy away from “wacko birds,” syrup guzzling or scaring children.
| Aug. 28, 2015, 6:38 a.m.
And then there were 30.
| Aug. 28, 2015, 5:01 a.m.
Sen. Lindsey Graham’s presidential campaign has had a tough time getting traction so far, and a new Quinnipiac University poll keeps him in the conversation about who might be the first of the 17 Republican presidential candidates to fold.
| Aug. 27, 2015, 5:54 p.m.
Eric Cantor, the former House Majority Leader who primary election loss was one of the biggest political shockers of 2014, has re-emerged from the private sector to lend his support to former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush’s campaign in his home state.
| Aug. 27, 2015, 5:39 p.m.
“If you come to New Orleans and you don’t get a grease spot on your clothing, you didn’t really enjoy the city.”
| Aug. 27, 2015, 4:08 p.m.
One of the State Department’s congressional overseers is expressing fresh concerns about federal data security after this week’s inspector general report about the use of private email at the embassy in Japan.
| Aug. 27, 2015, 2:59 p.m.
Updated 11:15 p.m. | Republican Sen. Ted Cruz has invited fellow presidential candidate Donald Trump to participate in a rally outside the Capitol against the international nuclear agreement with Iran.
| Aug. 27, 2015, 12:41 p.m.
It was eight years ago today that Sen. Larry Craig’s congressional career ended up in the toilet.
| Aug. 27, 2015, 11:39 a.m.
Rare is the senator who hasn’t praised Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s character.
| Aug. 27, 2015, 11:31 a.m.
Rep. Michael M. Honda gave a tour of his congressional office in 2010 for Roll Call’s “Office Space” series, which returns this fall.
| Aug. 27, 2015, 11:22 a.m.
Donald Trump may be polling far ahead of the rest of the GOP presidential field, but there’s one constituency that remains reluctant to support the insurgent candidate: Congress.
| Aug. 27, 2015, 10:57 a.m.
“What started out as a natural disaster became a manmade one — a failure of government to look out for its own citizens.”
| Aug. 27, 2015, 5:01 a.m.
As Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul and his presidential campaign embarked this week on a western swing – working their way from Alaska to Utah – they hoped to send a message to his fellow Republican candidates — that Paul is “in it for the long haul.”
| Aug. 26, 2015, 8:24 p.m.
Sen. Marco Rubio sounds rather bearish on repealing Obamacare anytime soon, even if he or another Republican becomes president.
| Aug. 26, 2015, 6:20 p.m.
After Wednesday’s shooting during a local television news live shot in Virginia, the White House said President Barack Obama is continuing to call for new gun safety laws.
| Aug. 26, 2015, 4:11 p.m.
Hey, what’s a little trash talk among hoopsters? Baller-in-chief Barack Obama welcomed the WNBA champion Phoenix Mercury to the White House today, and, according to the official White House transcript, POTUS engaged in a little back and forth with the Mercury’s Diana Taurasi:
| Aug. 26, 2015, 4 p.m.
Ethics problems can be serious trouble for any politician, but party strategists often use Federal Election Committee complaints to play games with the opposition, because the allegation has a slim chance of being ruled on before Election Day.