| Nov. 24, 2015, 8:17 p.m.
Government attorneys late Tuesday urged the Supreme Court to decide the case over President Barack Obama’s immigration executive actions by the end of this term in June.
| Nov. 24, 2015, 3:21 p.m.
The United States will argue before the Supreme Court this term in support of a Texas university’s affirmative action admissions process and Arizona’s redistricting plan.
| Nov. 24, 2015, 12:07 p.m.
Sen. Marco Rubio, the Florida Republican vying for position in the crowded GOP presidential field, is reiterating his opposition to an insurance-company friendly part of the Affordable Care Act and hoping congressional leaders follow along.
| Nov. 23, 2015, 5:26 p.m.
Texas asked the Supreme Court on Monday for a scheduling change that could determine whether the Obama administration gets a chance to implement executive actions that would affect millions of undocumented immigrants.
| Nov. 20, 2015, 12:18 p.m.
President Barack Obama has acknowledged enjoying cigarettes at the White House, but says he stopped lighting up there in 2010.
| Nov. 20, 2015, 12:17 p.m.
The government on Friday asked the Supreme Court to lift an injunction that has blocked President Barack Obama's executive actions affecting millions of undocumented immigrants.
| Nov. 17, 2015, 2:24 p.m.
Days after the terrorist attacks in Paris, first responders from the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on American soil headed to the Capitol to push Congress to renew their health care programs.
| Nov. 17, 2015, 11:51 a.m.
Marsha Blackburn is quick to point out that a new investigative panel she chairs is not called the “Planned Parenthood Committee.”
| Nov. 13, 2015, 2:50 p.m.
The Supreme Court agreed Friday to hear a case challenging strict measures in Texas’ anti-abortion law.
| Nov. 12, 2015, 3:20 p.m.
The search is on for 51 Senate votes to repeal the Affordable Care Act, raising questions about whether the House’s attempt to use the budget reconciliation process to do so will succeed.
| Nov. 9, 2015, 9:33 p.m.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit ruled against the Obama administration late Monday in the main challenge to sweeping immigration executive actions announced a year ago.
| Nov. 9, 2015, 1:52 p.m.
The Supreme Court declined on Monday to hear a challenge concerning digital privacy and cell phone location records as several proposed bills on the issue remain stalled in Congress.
| Nov. 5, 2015, 2:48 p.m.
At her weekly news conference Thursday afternoon, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi praised the six Democrats she appointed to serve on the new subcommittee to investigate Planned Parenthood.
| Nov. 4, 2015, 5:10 p.m.
Updated 5:43 p.m. | Kevin Brady was chosen to replace Paul D. Ryan as chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee.
| Nov. 4, 2015, 3:41 p.m.
Shifting demographics and Republican turnout fueled another victorious election night for Republican candidates, the White House contends, not the president or his health care law.
| Nov. 1, 2015, 11 a.m.
Officials have reopened the Cannon House Office Building after an asbestos scare shuttered its doors from late Friday through most of Saturday.
| Oct. 29, 2015, 5:46 p.m.
Hours after Paul D. Ryan was sworn in as speaker, Rep. Kevin Brady made his pitch to succeed the Wisconsin Republican on the Ways and Means Committee.
| Oct. 23, 2015, 12:23 p.m.
Speaker John A. Boehner announced Friday that Rep. Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn., will chair the investigative panel created following a string of hidden camera videos showing Planned Parenthood employees talking about the sale of fetal tissue.
| Oct. 22, 2015, 12:46 p.m.
Updated 4:54 p.m. | GOP presidential candidate Ted Cruz signaled the Senate parliamentarian should be ousted or ignored if a full repeal of Obamacare is deemed to violate budget rules.
| Oct. 13, 2015, 5:44 p.m.
Two Texas lawmakers are leading a call for a bust of a Planned Parenthood founder to be removed from the National Portrait Gallery.