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The billionaire real-estate developer defends eminent domain as "wonderful,” and conservatives promptly pounce.
7 Hrs Ago
If conservatives deny Kevin McCarthy the 218 votes he needs to win, just about anything’s possible.
Oct 5, 2015 3:53PM ET
GOP lawmakers insisted that the president have the power to negotiate the Trans-Pacific Partnership, and now they’re criticizing the deal he struck.
Oct 2, 2015 3:10PM ET
Representative Jason Chaffetz, chairman of the House oversight committee, may run for speaker after criticizing the frontrunner’s comments about the Benghazi investigation and Hillary Clinton.
Oct 2, 2015 6:07AM ET
With broad backing, a bipartisan coalition unveiled a major proposal to cut mandatory minimum sentences and bolster prisoner re-entry programs.
Oct 1, 2015 6:15AM ET
He’s promising he will be, but he’s not really saying how.
Sep 30, 2015 5:30PM ET
The House and Senate avert a shutdown that would have begun at midnight, and Planned Parenthood retains its federal funding.
Sep 30, 2015 6:15AM ET
The speaker of the House wants to "clean the barn up" before he leaves Congress. Here's what that could mean.
Sep 28, 2015 2:17PM ET
“I’m not a populist,” the Republican frontrunner declared on Monday—and his latest economic proposal proves it.
Sep 25, 2015 10:53AM ET
“It is my view ... that prolonged leadership turmoil would do irreparable damage to the institution.”
Sep 24, 2015 1:59PM ET
If Pope Francis’s speech to Congress was a transcendent moment of comity, it was certainly a fleeting one.
Sep 23, 2015 6:41AM ET
The state's Supreme Court suspended the license of Attorney General Kathleen Kane, but she’s vowing to stay in office anyway.
Sep 22, 2015 11:05AM ET
The “Late Show” host gives the conservative presidential hopeful the toughest interview since his show debuted on CBS.
Sep 22, 2015 6:03AM ET
How many should the U.S. accept?
Sep 19, 2015 8:10AM ET
If conservatives try to overthrow the speaker, it might be up to Nancy Pelosi and her colleagues to save him.
Sep 17, 2015 1:17PM ET
The Republican National Committee is waiting to see how many candidates drop out before committing to the same format in October.
Sep 16, 2015 4:38PM ET
The president renewed his push to eliminate a tax loophole benefitting the wealthy, thanks to the two Republican candidates.
Sep 16, 2015 3:00PM ET
With three fewer candidates on stage, Bobby Jindal, Rick Santorum, Lindsey Graham, and George Pataki will have plenty of air time on Wednesday.
Sep 15, 2015 4:20PM ET
A look at the speeches of two liberal Democrats at the same evangelical university shows how the political winds have shifted over three decades.
Sep 12, 2015 8:07AM ET
Jimmy Fallon offers The Donald an amusing safe harbor in his first late-night appearance of the 2016 campaign.
Sep 11, 2015 10:33AM ET
The vice president and the comedy star commiserate over tragedy and confront the donkey in the room.
Sep 10, 2015 5:13PM ET
The Thursday vote blocking a resolution of disapproval ensures that President Obama will be able to implement the nuclear accord.
Sep 10, 2015 1:53PM ET
The struggling GOP contender tries to regain his footing by squeezing into the Planned Parenthood fight.
Sep 10, 2015 6:15AM ET
Lacking the votes to derail the nuclear agreement, opponents are trying to force the Republican leadership into a more confrontational strategy.
Sep 9, 2015 12:28PM ET
First The Donald said hedge-fund managers were “getting away with murder,” and now the establishment favorite goes populist by doing away with their favorite tax break. Coincidence?
Sep 9, 2015 6:07AM ET
The strategy has never worked for the GOP’s right flank, but they’re going down the same path anyway.
Sep 8, 2015 12:00PM ET
Democrats now have 41 votes in the Senate in favor of the nuclear agreement, meaning a resolution of disapproval might not even make it to President Obama’s desk.
Sep 5, 2015 8:00AM ET
A GOP law on judicial appointments has been thrown out, and now it’s the judiciary itself that hangs in the balance.
Sep 4, 2015 6:07AM ET
After a lackluster summer, the famous neurosurgeon is finally surging—but his reliance on the conservative grassroots might be a burden as much as a boon.
Sep 2, 2015 6:01AM ET
Conservatives want to defund the group, even if it means shutting down the government. And they’re holding the GOP leadership accountable.