| July 30, 2015, 8:51 a.m.
Ending months of speculation, House Democratic Caucus Chairman Xavier Becerra announced Thursday he won’t run for Senate.
| July 30, 2015, 8:01 a.m.
Cheer up, Creamery fans!
| July 30, 2015, 5:01 a.m.
As any reader of Roll Call knows, there is life after Congress, but what about life after Congress after prison?
| July 29, 2015, 7:28 p.m.
No matter which company wins the new B-3 bomber deal, the program’s advocates will start facing the first of many budget battles before any metal has been bent.
| July 29, 2015, 7:17 p.m.
The Department of Justice’s indictment of Rep. Chaka Fattah alleges the Pennsylvania Democrat’s quid-pro-quo scheme included an in-person effort to get President Barack Obama to give a lobbyist an ambassadorship.
| July 29, 2015, 7:06 p.m.
In a few weeks, the Pentagon will announce the companies picked to develop America’s next bomber jet, sparking a budget war that will last for years and reshape the defense industry, experts say.
| July 29, 2015, 7:05 p.m.
A second Republican has signed on to the effort to fire Speaker John A. Boehner.
| July 29, 2015, 5:48 p.m.
The House Wednesday sent a three-month extension of highway and transit programs to the Senate by a 385-34 vote, just days before current authorization expires.
| July 29, 2015, 5:36 p.m.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce — a key White House ally on reviving the Export-Import Bank — plans a blitz to rebuild momentum with state and local chambers as members head home for the August recess.
| July 29, 2015, 5:34 p.m.
Rep. Chaka Fattah has been under federal investigation for years, so for many of his colleagues the question was not whether an indictment would come, but when. But it could get awkward for Democrats in a hurry, as Fattah holds prominent positions within the party’s establishment and next year’s presidential nomination convention is being held in his native Philadelphia.
| July 29, 2015, 5:19 p.m.
Updated 6:53 p.m. | House Republicans may have left Washington for the next five weeks, but the divided conference’s problems will be tagging along with them.
| July 29, 2015, 4:34 p.m.
The Federal Communications Commission was in damage control mode on Wednesday, trying to ratchet back comments made by the agency's chairman, Tom Wheeler, in testimony to a House Energy and Commerce panel earlier this week.
| July 29, 2015, 4:11 p.m.
The Senate’s on the road to shipping the House a six-year highway bill before leaving for August recess, despite the fact House members won’t be around to debate it.
| July 29, 2015, 3:27 p.m.
Seeking to avoid a contentious primary, some national Democrats have been working behind the scenes to force Santa Barbara Mayor Helene Schneider out of a competitive open-seat House contest in California’s 24th District.
| July 29, 2015, 3:15 p.m.
The U.S. government is spending $110 million a year operating several hundred unused buildings for Afghanistan’s government, CQ has learned.
| July 29, 2015, 3:02 p.m.
Rep. Chaka Fattah, indicted Wednesday on 29 counts of racketeering conspiracy, bribery and wire fraud as part of an FBI and IRS probe, told reporters at the Capitol he’s innocent and will seek re-election to his Philadelphia seat.
| July 29, 2015, 2:55 p.m.
While two candidates from the D.C. suburbs are running for the Democratic nomination for Maryland’s open U.S. Senate seat, no candidate has emerged from Baltimore.
| July 29, 2015, 2:34 p.m.
It’s not every day that a frequent White House guest and political ally of the president is indicted on public corruption charges. But Rep. Chaka Fattah, D-Pa., who was indicted Wednesday by the Department of Justice, has been to the White House dozens of times to meet with President Barack Obama, according to public visitor logs.
| July 29, 2015, 1:57 p.m.
When the country’s top political mega-donors want to get something for their corporations from Congress, chances are K Street is not their first call.
| July 29, 2015, 1:22 p.m.
Updated 2:17 p.m. | Despite Philadelphia Rep. Chaka Fattah’s indictment on 29 counts of corruption Wednesday, multiple Pennsylvania Democratic consultants say not to expect a flurry of candidates to announce primary challenges to the long-serving Democrat anytime soon.