| Oct. 30, 2014, 2:53 p.m.
The “chickenshit” continues to hit the fan in Congress. A senior Democratic senator wants President Barack Obama to hold whoever anonymously insulted Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accountable.
| Oct. 30, 2014, 1:07 p.m.
Rep. Jared Polis has now, officially, sat in judgment of his fellow man. The verdict: Jury duty is A-OK.
| Oct. 30, 2014, 11:54 a.m.
Rep. Timothy H. Bishop’s re-election has once again surged to the top of the cycle’s list of most competitive House races, and Republicans are more optimistic than ever they can defeat the battle-tested New York Democrat.
| Oct. 30, 2014, 11:53 a.m.
Harry Reid’s strategy of blocking amendments all year was intended with one clear objective in mind — protecting his majority.
| Oct. 30, 2014, 11:44 a.m.
When the myriad Republican presidential contenders start campaigning for 2016, their journeys might not look much different from this cycle.
| Oct. 29, 2014, 4:38 p.m.
The Republican majority in the House has not been at risk in nearly a year, and the landscape continues to move in their direction in the party’s effort to add seats.
| Oct. 29, 2014, 4:32 p.m.
Uncertainty reigns in gubernatorial races where anywhere from one to a dozen incumbent governors could be defeated for re-election.
| Oct. 29, 2014, 4:01 p.m.
With just days to go before Election Day, we’re changing the Rothenberg Political Report/Roll Call rating in some key Senate contests.
| Oct. 29, 2014, 3:48 p.m.
The reported description of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as a “chickenshit” by a senior administration official has set off a rhetorical exchange between Speaker John A. Boehner and the White House.
| Oct. 29, 2014, 3:20 p.m.
The five finalists for this week’s caption contest are ready for your votes.
| Oct. 29, 2014, 2:41 p.m.
Updated 3:30 p.m. | The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is spending precious eleventh-hour funds on two more incumbents, Reps. Steven Horsford of Nevada and Lois Capps of California, in the final days of the midterms.
| Oct. 29, 2014, 2:20 p.m.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., is giving endangered Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska, a legislative gift ahead of next week’s election.
| Oct. 29, 2014, 2:19 p.m.
Democrats have lost ground with millennials compared to past election cycles — a development that suggests the country’s youngest voters are open to both parties, according to a new Harvard Institute of Politics poll.
| Oct. 29, 2014, 1:54 p.m.
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has endorsed fellow Republican Zach Dasher, who is challenging embattled Rep. Vance McAllister, R-La.
| Oct. 29, 2014, 12:54 p.m.
Medium Rare founder Mark Bucher is importing a holiday tradition to Capitol Hill: staff will fry up — for free — any turkeys folks brought by his new(ish) Barracks Row location on Thanksgiving morning.
| Oct. 29, 2014, 12:49 p.m.
The two Randolph-Macon College professors running for Virginia’s 7th District did their best Tuesday night to make sure their workplace knew they didn’t want to be there anymore.
| Oct. 29, 2014, 12:47 p.m.
Vulnerable Rep. Lee Terry received an emphatic endorsement Wednesday, but the Nebraska Republican is not likely to tout this show of support on the campaign trail any time soon.
| Oct. 29, 2014, 5:01 a.m.
C-SPAN’s most prominent space cadet may be gone. But a handful of still-spellbound Ohioans — including Rep. Tim Ryan — simply cannot stop talking about larger-than-life former lawmaker James A. Traficant Jr.
| Oct. 28, 2014, 6:55 p.m.
While most Republicans are focused on Tuesday’s midterms, some members are already eyeing another race: The battle to be the next chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee.
| Oct. 28, 2014, 6:28 p.m.
Updated 9:35 p.m. | Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell says Republicans won’t be able to repeal Obamacare anytime soon.