| Sept. 19, 2014, 3:18 p.m.
Rep. Michele Bachmann wants Sen. Al Franken to make a campaign contribution — to defeat Al Franken.
| Sept. 19, 2014, 12:53 p.m.
Freedom Partners Action Fund has reserved air time in the Kansas Senate race, where Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., is fighting for his political life.
| Sept. 19, 2014, 10:25 a.m.
National Republican Congressional Committee Chairman Greg Walden called a 245-seat House majority an “aspirational” but “achievable” goal for the midterms — a more reserved prediction for his party than in previous comments.
| Sept. 19, 2014, 9:31 a.m.
Republican Senate hopeful Terri Lynn Land is going up with a new positive television spot touting her plans to help Michigan.
| Sept. 19, 2014, 9:02 a.m.
D.C. denizen Connie Milstein has invested a great deal of time and effort into turning her Georgetown home into a beauty to behold and a wonder to explore.
| Sept. 19, 2014, 5:01 a.m.
If the campaign committees had their way, Roll Call reporters would be heading to disparate locations during the final stretch of the midterms.
| Sept. 18, 2014, 7:36 p.m.
Nancy Pelosi is making another play for her fellow Californian and close friend, Rep. Anna G. Eshoo, to be ranking member on the Energy and Commerce Committee.
| Sept. 18, 2014, 6:36 p.m.
Updated 6:50 p.m. | After some last-minute drama on immigration, the Senate took care of Congress’ last must-pass piece of business before the November elections — keeping the government funded and providing authority for arming and training Syrian rebels in the fight against the terror group known as ISIS.
| Sept. 18, 2014, 6:03 p.m.
The Kansas Supreme Court ruled Thursday that Democrat Chad Taylor will not appear on the general-election ballot as a candidate for Senate — and it all came down to just two words Taylor included in his letter to the secretary of state’s office.
| Sept. 18, 2014, 5:44 p.m.
After a quiet couple of months, the race to be the ranking Democrat on the Energy and Commerce Committee is heating up again.
| Sept. 18, 2014, 5:31 p.m.
Senate Republicans are being sent home for election season with a tri-fold card that provides talking points on health care, taxes, the economy — even Senate procedure.
| Sept. 18, 2014, 5:23 p.m.
Having effectively set the country on cruise control until just beyond Election Day, House and Senate leaders did their damnedest Thursday to look really, really busy without actually doing anything that could get them into political trouble.
| Sept. 18, 2014, 3:28 p.m.
In what was hyped as a potential road map for House Republicans in the 114th Congress, Speaker John A. Boehner laid out a five-point vision for creating growth and mobility in America on Thursday.
| Sept. 18, 2014, 3:23 p.m.
Artist Elizabeth Roskam, the wife of Illinois Republican Rep. Peter Roskam, on Thursday delivered a one-of-a-kind portrait of the U.S. Capitol to visiting Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko.
| Sept. 18, 2014, 2:02 p.m.
As if engineering new ways to kinda-sorta green light foreign wars without getting booted out of office in a few weeks weren’t stressful enough, elected officials must once again — thanks to wildly inappropriate behavior by marquee athletes — contend with age-old accusations about everything that’s wrong with Capitol Hill.
| Sept. 18, 2014, 1:02 p.m.
It’s official: The House is closing up shop until after the midterm elections.
| Sept. 18, 2014, 11:58 a.m.
| Sept. 18, 2014, 11:13 a.m.
Sen. Kay Hagan’s campaign and Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee are launching a coordinated radio buy Thursday targeting African-American voters.
| Sept. 18, 2014, 10:01 a.m.
While most of Congress trekked down Pennsylvania Avenue Wednesday night to the annual White House picnic, a select group of current and former members took a trip down Memory Lane instead, converging on the Hill to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the historic House GOP class of 1994.
| Sept. 18, 2014, 5:01 a.m.
It’s a story even Hollywood couldn’t concoct.