Jan 28, 2015 4:40PM ET
Loretta Lynch promised to repair the Justice Department's toxic relationship with the GOP. That might be enough to get her the job.
Jan 28, 2015 11:37AM ET
President Obama scrapped his plan to tax college-saving accounts amid claims that it would hurt more than just the 1 percent.
Jan 27, 2015 4:04PM ET
Speaker Boehner is again turning to the courts to do what he couldn't do in Congress: stop President Obama.
Jan 27, 2015 11:43AM ET
After a White House scare, could stricter regulations threaten Amazon's delivery dreams?
Jan 26, 2015 5:58PM ET
The charges against three suspected spooks sound like a thriller, except it was all happening over the last three years in New York City.
Jan 26, 2015 2:20PM ET
"Inequality" is no longer a dirty word to Republicans.
Jan 23, 2015 4:59PM ET
The national membership rate fell again in 2014 even as job growth surged to a 15-year high.
Jan 22, 2015 4:29PM ET
New foreign deals may be the one legacy item Republicans will give the president, but he'll have to fight his party to get them.
Jan 21, 2015 6:10PM ET
But it's not ready to say that humanity is causing it.
Jan 21, 2015 1:11PM ET
Speaker John Boehner invited the Israeli leader to address Congress—and rebut President Obama—for the second time in four years.
Jan 20, 2015 1:11PM ET
Democrats and Republicans have invited guests to showcase the debate over the Cuba embargo.
Jan 20, 2015 6:00AM ET
More than the traditional laundry list of proposals, it's the president's tone toward Republicans that will be key.
Jan 16, 2015 6:00AM ET
Before they can take on the president, GOP lawmakers from the House and Senate have to find common ground with each other.
Jan 15, 2015 4:39PM ET
Senator Joni Ernst, famously the daughter of Iowa pig farmers, will deliver the GOP response to President Obama's State of the Union address next week.
Jan 14, 2015 1:40PM ET
The House vote to block President Obama's executive actions was another step back in the party leadership's fitful quest for reform.
Jan 13, 2015 6:29PM ET
The New Jersey governor delivered a statehouse speech littered with presidential campaign previews.
Jan 12, 2015 6:10PM ET
A proposed $1.2 trillion tax-cut package could shape the economic debate in Congress and on the campaign trail.
Jan 12, 2015 1:16PM ET
Individuals claiming to represent ISIS took over social media accounts of the U.S. military base on Monday, just as the President was delivering a speech on cyber-security.
Jan 12, 2015 11:01AM ET
The U.S. sent its ambassador to a unity march that drew 40 world leaders and more than a million French citizens. The White House voiced regret for the slight on Monday.
Jan 9, 2015 5:48PM ET
The two-time candidate is considering a third presidential campaign, but will the country need a turnaround artist in 2016?
Jan 9, 2015 11:45AM ET
The Nebraska Supreme Court dismissed a challenge to the pipeline, adding to the pressure on President Obama to approve it.
Jan 8, 2015 5:37PM ET
With a deadline looming next month, the GOP will find out if its new power is enough to undo President Obama's executive actions.
Jan 7, 2015 6:08PM ET
On Wednesday, the Republican Senate got to work, and the bickering began anew.
Jan 7, 2015 1:41PM ET
Never a strict disciplinarian, the speaker must now decide whether—and how—to punish the conservatives who deserted him.
Jan 6, 2015 5:10PM ET
The speaker won a third term, but not before a record 25 Republicans refused to vote for him.
Jan 6, 2015 12:26PM ET
GOP leaders want to move quickly on the Keystone pipeline while bigger confrontations with President Obama will have to wait.
Jan 5, 2015 4:57PM ET
A group of dissident conservatives is trying to deny the speaker a third term when the House convenes to reelect him on Tuesday.
Jan 2, 2015 12:35PM ET
The three-term New York governor famously passed both on a bid for the presidency and a seat on the Supreme Court. What might have been?
Dec 30, 2014 5:23PM ET
Speaker John Boehner and Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy offer Steve Scalise their support despite his 2002 speech to a white supremacist group. Will it be enough?
Dec 30, 2014 11:38AM ET
It wasn't the government that forced Michael Grimm out after he pleaded guilty for tax fraud, but House rules that would have stripped him of his power if he stayed.