Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ken., reportedly wants significant reforms to the nation's entitlement programs as part of a major budget deal, although the proposal is likely to face strong opposition from Democrats.
Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, claims she was disinvited from the first Democratic presidential debate on Tuesday after publicly calling for the party to hold more debates.
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While the elections remain more than a year away, the results of a Quinnipiac University poll show Pennsylvania Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Penn., continues to hold a comfortable lead in his race for re-election.
In a surprise move, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., announced Thursday he is dropping out of the race for House Speaker. McCarthy's decision came as he faced opposition from some conservative lawmakers and it appeared he would not get the 218 votes needed on the House floor.
Wisconsin Congressman and former Vice Presidential Candidate Paul Ryan continues to say emphatically that he does not want to be the next Speaker of the House.
In a largely party-line vote, the Republican-controlled House approved the creation of a special committee to investigate Planned Parenthood on Wednesday. The House voted 242 to 184 in favor of a resolution to create the panel.
While reports suggest House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., is close to securing the votes needed to become the next House Speaker, the results of a Public Policy Polling survey found that many voters do not have an opinion of the Congressman.
Senate Democratic Leaders sent a letter to House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, on Wednesday calling on the Republican leader to disband the select committee investigating the 2012 terrorist attacks in Benghazi, Libya.
With just hours to go before a government shutdown, the House voted Wednesday to approve legislation temporarily funding the federal government. The House voted 277 to 151 in favor of the continuing resolution, which will keep the government operating through December 11th.
In a rare moment of bipartisanship, the Senate overwhelmingly approved legislation Wednesday to temporarily fund the government and prevent a shutdown at midnight. The Senate voted 78 to 20 in favor of the continuing resolution.
Following House Speaker John Boehner's, R-Ohio, surprising decision to step down last week, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., has announced his relatively unsurprising decision to run for the top leadership position in the House.
With the Senate poised to approve a short-term spending bill, the results of a Quinnipiac University poll show the vast majority of Americans voters oppose shutting down the federal government in a dispute over funding Planned Parenthood.