National Journal Online

Here's How the Ukrainian President Just Asked Congress for More Help Against Russia

Petro Poroshenko gave a speech to a joint meeting of Congress on Thursday morning, appealing to Americans and speaking to Moscow.

Posted: Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 11:01am

SEC Sued Over Stalled International Oil Corruption Rule

Oxfam America has sued the Securities and Exchange Commission to force completion of delayed mandates that will require petroleum and mining companies to reveal how much they're paying the governments of nations where they extract resources.

Posted: Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 10:13am

Apple Wants to Be the Guardian of Your Data

The tech giant says it won't be able to share your iPhone data even if it wanted to.

Posted: Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 9:00am

Welcome to the New, Surprisingly Civil GOP Approach to Benghazi

The first hearing of the House Select Committee on Benghazi was as apolitical as any hearing on the 2012 attack so far.

Posted: Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 5:00am

Senate Ready for CR Vote, as Larger Syria Debate Awaits

Stopgap spending bill looks headed for passage despite concerns.

Posted: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 10:04pm

Constitutional System Demands Respect Across Branches

Judges need to show this respect in assessing one carelessly worded clause in the Affordable Care Act that is the basis for the Halbig case.

Posted: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 9:54pm

Obama's ISIS Strategy Will Not Achieve Its Goals, Security Insiders Say

But a majority of the same experts say that the U.S. is safer now than it was before the 9/11 attacks.

Posted: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 9:54pm

Farm Groups Stick With Senate Republicans Despite Farm Bill Opposition

Several GOP candidates voted against or disavowed the 2014 bill, but state ag groups have other reasons to stick with them.

Posted: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 9:53pm

Obama's 'Year of Action' Becomes a Year of Fear

The public's nerves are rattled on everything from terrorism to immigration to Ebola—and that has created a political advantage for Republicans.

Posted: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 9:53pm

The Man Who Can Save Pat Roberts

Chris LaCivita has a reputation as an operative who will pull out all the stops to win. And that's just what the embattled senator might need right now.

 

Posted: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 9:53pm