| March 20, 2015, 2:12 p.m.
President Barack Obama’s call with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu yesterday failed to end Obama’s concerns about Netanyahu’s pre-election disavowal of a two-state solution to the conflict with Palestinians.
| March 20, 2015, 1:30 p.m.
“Now that’s pretty attractive,” said Sen. Bill Nelson, eyeing a half dollar-sized packet of liquid laundry detergent on Thursday morning, before stroking the squishy blue orb against his well-tanned jaw.
| March 20, 2015, 12:48 p.m.
Both parties’ House campaign committees raised more than $5 million in February, the two organizations announced Friday.
| March 20, 2015, 12:06 p.m.
Updated 12:27 p.m. | B. Todd Jones is resigning as director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives weeks after the agency abandoned a plan to ban some bullets.
| March 20, 2015, 11:54 a.m.
Updated 1:53 p.m. | Speaker John A. Boehner will lead a House delegation to Israel later this month to meet with newly re-elected Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
| March 20, 2015, 10:08 a.m.
The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee raised slightly more than its Republican counterpart in February, bringing in $4.3 million, according to figures the committee reported Friday.
| March 20, 2015, 5:01 a.m.
The National Republican Senatorial Committee raised $3.8 million in February, according to numbers provided first to CQ Roll Call.
| March 19, 2015, 5:29 p.m.
Updated 7:03 p.m. | The Senate Budget Committee’s agreed to boost funding in the budget plan for defense for the next fiscal year by $38 billion.
| March 19, 2015, 4:17 p.m.
Updated 5:36 p.m. | The United States may no longer be Israel’s protector at the United Nations, Press Secretary Josh Earnest indicated Thursday.
| March 19, 2015, 4:14 p.m.
The House’s top Republican and Democrat addressed Hillary Rodham Clinton’s email scandal and Aaron Schock’s surprise resignation during their weekly news conferences Thursday.
| March 19, 2015, 4:12 p.m.
Rep. Mark Takano, D-Calif., may seem like a nice guy, but he went all “Mr. Hand” on Sen. Marco Rubio over the Florida Republican’s op-ed on net neutrality.
| March 19, 2015, 3:51 p.m.
Some health care lobbyists pushing for a permanent “doc fix” say privately they are beginning to fret about what a long-term solution would mean for their own business.
| March 19, 2015, 2:58 p.m.
EMILY’s List named Lucinda Guinn vice president of independent expenditures for the 2016 cycle, according to a release provided first to CQ Roll Call.
| March 19, 2015, 1:45 p.m.
Just days before a deadline for an update on a potential announcement of a nuclear agreement with Iran, one Republican senator likely to run for president is renewing a sanctions push.
| March 19, 2015, 1:08 p.m.
Convinced that the relationship between President Barack Obama and the unified Republican Congress simply could not get worse?
| March 19, 2015, 12:09 p.m.
Updated 1:02 p.m. | House fiscal conservatives took the upper hand — for the moment — Thursday in their struggle with Republican defense hawks for control of the GOP’s 2016 federal budget proposal.
| March 19, 2015, 11:47 a.m.
Updated 3:48 p.m., March 20 | The great Republican budget crack-up may have finally arrived. The White House just hoped it would have happened a few years ago.
| March 19, 2015, 11:31 a.m.
| March 19, 2015, 10:41 a.m.
More than three-dozen Special Olympics athletes from around the country visited members of Congress Wednesday for the organization’s 12th annual Capitol Hill Day.
| March 19, 2015, 5:01 a.m.
When it comes to pot, political winds may be shifting in the Senate.