Apr 18, 2015 7:00AM ET
John Roberts reports for jury duty in Maryland.
Apr 16, 2015 6:00AM ET
If Clinton hopes to excite liberals, she'll have to embrace their priorities.
Apr 14, 2015 4:44PM ET
Facing overwhelming opposition on Capitol Hill, the White House on Tuesday agreed that lawmakers should be able to review a nuclear deal before it takes effect.
Apr 10, 2015 6:00AM ET
The Obama administration wants Capitol Hill to stay out of nuclear talks, but legal scholars say lawmakers will eventually have their say.
Apr 9, 2015 7:00AM ET
The state's budget problems didn't go away after Governor Sam Brownback's reelection—they got worse. Will the lesson of tax-cuts-gone-awry give Republican candidates pause in 2016?
Apr 8, 2015 7:30AM ET
A new study finds broad support for the party among the general public in 2014, even as it was resoundingly defeated at the polls.
Apr 3, 2015 8:20AM ET
Four years into a crisis of unknown duration, residents of the Golden State have the chance to change their habits, and find new ways to thrive.
Mar 31, 2015 10:47AM ET
In Washington, raising the levy on fuel is a non-starter. But Republican legislatures that actually have to balance their budgets are finding increases indispensable.
Mar 27, 2015 2:11PM ET
An all-night 'vote-a-rama' on the Republican budget revealed bipartisan backing for giving new benefits to same-sex spouses and American workers.
Mar 27, 2015 9:09AM ET
The longtime Senate Democratic leader, battered by election losses, won't run again in 2016.
Mar 26, 2015 2:58PM ET
Unless a court intervenes, the state will have to allow an attorney to collect signatures for a ballot measure that would authorize mass murder.
Mar 25, 2015 8:00AM ET
A deal in Congress would extend the Children's Health Insurance Program, a key part of the Democratic frontrunner's legacy as first lady.
Mar 23, 2015 7:00AM ET
Now that advocates have won, will they surrender some of their gains to make sure their victory lasts?
Mar 20, 2015 6:59AM ET
Under a first-of-its-kind law, Oregon will mail a ballot to any citizen with a driver's license. Is mandatory participation coming next?
Mar 18, 2015 7:30AM ET
Both parties talk about helping the poor, but as a new report illustrates, little has actually been done.
Mar 17, 2015 2:54PM ET
Republicans hoping to pass their own budget plan must first agree on how much to allocate to the military.
Mar 16, 2015 2:08PM ET
By stalling the nomination of Obama's nominee for attorney general, Senate Republicans have given Eric Holder another six months on the job.
Mar 16, 2015 7:35AM ET
President Obama wanted to scale back tax-advantaged college savings accounts. Now, an opportunistic Congress may force him to expand them.
Mar 12, 2015 7:00AM ET
Chris Van Hollen could have been the next Democratic speaker of the House. Instead, he's running for a job in Congress's upper chamber. But would it be a promotion?
Mar 9, 2015 5:31PM ET
The signing of a "right-to-work" law gives the Wisconsin governor another victory to offer Republican primary voters.
Mar 9, 2015 6:56AM ET
The vice president may be an afterthought in the race for the nomination, but unlike other top Democrats, he's visited all three early primary states this year.
Mar 6, 2015 7:00AM ET
The right-leaning American Action Forum calculated the cost of deporting 11 million people. It hopes the answer will change the debate.
Mar 4, 2015 6:32AM ET
As politicians mark the 50th anniversary of the march that secured the Voting Rights Act, can they be persuaded to extend its protections?
Mar 3, 2015 3:10PM ET
Speaker John Boehner is finally folding on a battle over security funding, after squandering the first two months of Republican control in Congress.
Feb 27, 2015 6:40PM ET
With the department poised to shut down at midnight Friday, Congress passes a one-week extension of funding.
Feb 27, 2015 7:00AM ET
With talk of bridging partisan divides, the Democratic frontrunner is adopting a tone she once mocked in 2008.
Feb 25, 2015 4:18PM ET
Senator Mitch McConnell has decided that he can't win a fight over funding the Department of Homeland Security, but his colleagues in the House may not go along.
Feb 25, 2015 7:00AM ET
Despite opposition from Congress, the District of Columbia will let residents smoke pot in their homes, but not on the street.
Feb 24, 2015 7:00AM ET
A report on the 2014 election reveals a party that has yet to move past the first stage of grief.
Feb 18, 2015 7:00AM ET
Alex Rodriguez penned a handwritten apology to baseball fans after a yearlong suspension. Most just want the Yankee to go away.