| Sept. 26, 2014, 3:55 p.m.
Regardless of whether you want to call it a wave, the fight for the House continues to creep into Democratic territory.
| Sept. 26, 2014, 3:15 p.m.
Updated 3:55 p.m.| Senate Armed Services ranking member James M. Inhofe, R-Okla., is holding up most of a $1 billion request from the White House to combat the Ebola virus outbreak in Africa until the administration proposes a plan to keep soldiers from contracting the illness.
| Sept. 26, 2014, 2:16 p.m.
White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest is citing Sen. Mitch McConnell’s support for the lame-duck confirmation of then-Defense Secretary Robert Gates in 2006 as precedent for a quick confirmation of a replacement for Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr.
| Sept. 26, 2014, 1:38 p.m.
A new campaign poll from Democrat Patrick Henry Hays showed him ahead of his Republican opponent by 3 points in one of his party’s top House targets in Arkansas.
| Sept. 26, 2014, 1:03 p.m.
The national discussion about legalizing marijuana has now surfaced in Kentucky’s Senate race.
| Sept. 26, 2014, 12:50 p.m.
With Congress out until after the midterms, Heard on the Hill kicks off election season by saluting the members who go the extra mile to make Capitol Hill such a unique place to work.
| Sept. 26, 2014, 12:08 p.m.
Rep. John Kline may not have asked to be thrust into the re-election spotlight. But he’s certainly not shying away from raking in some extra dough after being named public enemy No. 1 in comedian Bill Maher’s inaugural “Flip A District” campaign.
| Sept. 26, 2014, 11:45 a.m.
The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee is going up with a new TV ad Friday in North Carolina that attacks Republican Thom Tillis on Medicare and continues to push the theme that he cares more about the wealthy.
| Sept. 26, 2014, 11:12 a.m.
NEW ORLEANS — Dear Islamic State terrorists: You don’t intimidate the Krewe of Isis down here.
| Sept. 26, 2014, 9:01 a.m.
It may be old news in #ThisTown, but Kansas Democrat Kelly Kultala doesn’t want anyone back home to forget about Rep. Kevin Yoder’s embarrassing swing through Israel.
| Sept. 26, 2014, 5:01 a.m.
NEW ORLEANS — At a Saturday morning community health fair in a Vietnamese enclave in the predominantly black eastern wing of this city, Cassidy wasn’t exactly in politically friendly territory.
| Sept. 25, 2014, 10:02 p.m.
Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. likes to wink, apparently.
| Sept. 25, 2014, 5:54 p.m.
The Internet: Where making light of deadly airstrikes . . .
| Sept. 25, 2014, 4:35 p.m.
Update 5:05 p.m. | Even before Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr.’s resignation was officially announced, House and Senate lawmakers were sending out statements reacting to the news.
| Sept. 25, 2014, 3:52 p.m.
Rep. Jim Langevin took to the streets Wednesday to become better acquainted with the mobile hospitality scene back home.
| Sept. 25, 2014, 1:18 p.m.
No need to wait for former FLOTUS/Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton to make up her mind about whether she wants into the Oval Office come 2017.
| Sept. 25, 2014, 12:52 p.m.
House Majority PAC will start airing advertisements Friday targeting an open seat in Maine, suggesting Democrats are concerned the race could become more competitive than initially anticipated.
| Sept. 25, 2014, 12:13 p.m.
STATESVILLE, N.C. — The biggest issue in the North Carolina Senate race? It’s not health care, Syrian airstrikes or even the economy.
| Sept. 25, 2014, Noon
Speaker John A. Boehner thinks Congress should debate authorizing use of force against the Islamic State in Syria — but not until new members of the House and Senate take office in January.
| Sept. 25, 2014, 11:13 a.m.
Updated 3:49 p.m. | A Democratic super PAC has cut a television ad reservation for the party’s best offensive opportunity in Michigan, according to two sources who monitor media buys.