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President Obama will be naming his fourth secretary of defense in six years. Will he choose the first woman to run the Pentagon?
Nov 21, 2014 2:28PM ET
Speaker John Boehner responded to the president's immigration announcement by filing his long-promised legal challenge over the Affordable Care Act.
Nov 21, 2014 12:34PM ET
Who will be helped by the president's plan, and who will not?
Nov 20, 2014 4:04PM ET
The administration mistakenly included dental plans in the 7.3 million enrollment total under Obamacare. Without them, the government missed its target.
Nov 20, 2014 11:38AM ET
Lawmakers have rushed to close a loophole that allows suspected war criminals to claim millions in Social Security, but they're not going to get taxpayers' money back.
Nov 20, 2014 8:51AM ET
The Democrat who served as a Virginia senator and Navy secretary becomes the first contender of either party to launch a 2016 exploratory committee.
Nov 19, 2014 2:53PM ET
Republicans are crying overreach, but how will the public react to a plan to shield millions from deportation?
Nov 19, 2014 12:31PM ET
Jason Chaffetz of Utah will succeed the combative Darrell Issa as the chief GOP inquisitor of the Obama administration. He's promising a better approach, but can he deliver?
Nov 18, 2014 6:23PM ET
Facing a run-off election next month, Mary Landrieu fell one vote short in her bid to pass a bill approving construction of the oil pipeline. She was likely to lose her seat anyway.
Nov 18, 2014 10:43AM ET
The prime minister announced he was dissolving the lower house of parliament a day after data showed the nation's economy contracted for a second straight quarter.
Nov 18, 2014 10:32AM ET
Speaker John Boehner has hired yet another attorney to file a lawsuit against President Obama after the first two abandoned the case.
Nov 17, 2014 3:45PM ET
The State Department confirmed on Monday that hackers breached its unclassified email system. The White House, the Postal Service, and NOAA have also been compromised in recent weeks.
Nov 17, 2014 11:37AM ET
More than 100,000 people submitted applications during the first weekend of year two, but controversial comments from Jonathan Gruber and a new polling low kept things complicated for the law.
Nov 14, 2014 2:08PM ET
President Obama has rejected just two bills in his six years in office, the fewest of any White House occupant who has served as long since James Monroe. That could begin to change next week.
Nov 14, 2014 12:09PM ET
NBA commissioner Adam Silver reversed the league's longstanding opposition to legal wagering on Friday, but don't expect Congress to act in the near future.
Nov 14, 2014 8:25AM ET
"We're looking at all options," Speaker Boehner said on Thursday. Could that include a government shutdown?
Nov 13, 2014 3:00PM ET
Top Senate Democrats are giving the popular progressive firebrand a seat at the leadership table. Are they trying to co-opt her?
Nov 12, 2014 5:09PM ET
Bill de Blasio missed a moment of silence for the anniversary of the Flight 587 crash in Queens because, he told reporters, he didn't get much shuteye the night before.
Nov 12, 2014 4:17PM ET
Facing a December run-off to keep her Senate seat, the vulnerable Democrat demanded an immediate vote on a favorite Republican project: the Keystone pipeline.
Nov 12, 2014 12:14PM ET
Republicans have long argued that U.S. efforts to curb greenhouse gas emissions would be worthless unless China followed suit. The new deal with Beijing hasn't won them over.
Nov 12, 2014 9:30AM ET
Dan Sullivan's victory over Mark Begich means Republicans will have at least 53 seats in January. They could grab another one in Louisiana next month.
Nov 11, 2014 12:10PM ET
With Craig Spencer's release from a New York hospital on Tuesday, the number of domestic cases is back down to zero.
Nov 10, 2014 5:07PM ET
Secretary Robert McDonald marks the annual holiday by restructuring the embattled agency, but Republicans aren't impressed.
Nov 10, 2014 12:59PM ET
The White House is hoping those turned off by the website's disastrous debut will come back for its reboot.
Nov 10, 2014 11:24AM ET
Despite its broad win last week, the GOP couldn't get Carl DeMaio or Richard Tisei elected to Congress.
Nov 7, 2014 4:53PM ET
Lawmakers have to fund the government and provide new money for the fight against Ebola and ISIS when they return for a lame-duck session next week.
Nov 7, 2014 2:06PM ET
The justices decided to take up a case challenging the legitimacy of federal insurance subsidies in the law.
Nov 7, 2014 12:23PM ET
President Obama will nominate Loretta Lynch, a U.S. attorney in New York, to replace Eric Holder at the Justice Department.
Nov 6, 2014 4:50PM ET
Speaker Boehner warns President Obama not to go it alone on immigration reform.
Nov 6, 2014 1:23PM ET
Voters ushered in dozens of new lawmakers on Tuesday, but Nancy Pelosi, Harry Reid, John Boehner, and Mitch McConnell aren't going anywhere.