| April 21, 2014, 11:32 a.m.
It’s not every day that you can be within 10 feet of both a member of Congress and a Ghostbuster.
| April 21, 2014, 11:31 a.m.
Thanks to the many readers who contributed captions for last week’s Capitol Quip contest. Here’s the winning entry, as voted by readers of Heard on the Hill.
| April 20, 2014, 4:31 p.m.
The House Democrats’ political arm raised about $400,000 more than its GOP counterpart in March — although both committees posted strong fundraising last month.
| April 20, 2014, 11:47 a.m.
AUGUSTA, Ga. — Seven Republican Senate hopefuls stood before a mammoth American flag Saturday afternoon for the sixth of seven debates hosted by the state GOP.
| April 18, 2014, 5:16 p.m.
Heller (Bill Clark/Roll Call File Photo)
| April 18, 2014, 5:15 p.m.
Updated 7:36 a.m. April 19 | Top Senate backers of an unemployment extension say there’s still hope for a deal and are working to set up a meeting with Speaker John A. Boehner.
| April 18, 2014, 4:26 p.m.
Nevada’s senators sparred Friday on live TV in Las Vegas over the standoff between the federal government and rancher Cliven Bundy.
| April 18, 2014, 3:50 p.m.
Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., has endorsed businessman Curt Clawson with days to go in the Republican primary race to replace former Florida Rep. Trey Radel.
| April 18, 2014, 3:16 p.m.
Landrieu has been, perhaps, the biggest Democratic advocate of the pipeline. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File Photo)
| April 18, 2014, 3:13 p.m.
Reaction to news that the State Department would take more time to approve the Keystone XL pipeline project was swift and predictable.
| April 18, 2014, 2:37 p.m.
These are the pictures we live for at HOH. Hats off to our own Bill Clark, whose full caption is something we simply cannot improve upon: ”Rep. John Barrow, D-Ga., poses for photos with 2014 Miss Georgia Sweet Onion Sarah DeLoach at the Law Enforcement Cookout at Wayne Dasher’s pond house in Glennville, Ga., on Thursday, April 17, 2014. A crowd of more than one thousand law enforcement, government officials and guests from across the state of Georgia gathered to enjoy BBQ and Brunswick stew at the annual event.”
| April 18, 2014, 2:07 p.m.
| April 18, 2014, 1:43 p.m.
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., on Friday began a congressional delegation trip to Asia, where he will meet with the prime minister of Japan and the president of South Korea as well as key U.S. ambassadors in the region.
| April 18, 2014, 1:40 p.m.
This week Rothenberg Political Report/Roll Call made ratings changes in eight congressional districts and confirmed our rating in a ninth — Wisconsin’s 6th District — after GOP Rep. Tom Petri announced his retirement.
| April 18, 2014, 1:36 p.m.
The Senate Appropriations Committee took to Twitter to solicit ideas for an upcoming hearing on federal investments in innovation.
| April 18, 2014, 11:17 a.m.
GLENNVILLE, Ga. — Rep. Jack Kingston, who’s represented Savannah in Congress for the last two decades, was at home Thursday evening in nearby Tattnall County, where elected officials and candidates streamed in to put their face in front of the loads of sheriffs, police and first responders gathered on the grounds of a rural pond house.
| April 18, 2014, 10:08 a.m.
House Majority PAC, a super PAC with the aim of electing House Democrats, announced its first round of television reservations for the fall.
| April 18, 2014, 5:01 a.m.
When the Republican wave hit in 2010, it lost virtually all of its strength before it got to the West Coast. Most Democrats in competitive races west of the Rocky Mountains held on.
| April 18, 2014, 5:01 a.m.
After Democrat Raul Ruiz defeated GOP Rep. Mary Bono Mack in California’s 36th District in 2012, Republican insiders immediately put this district toward the top of their target list.
| April 17, 2014, 12:56 p.m.
(Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo)