National Journal Online

House Ethics Panel Confirms Investigations of Rush, Whitfield

The committee has until November to decide whether to dismiss separate complaints against the two lawmakers, or investigate further.

Posted: Friday, July 25, 2014 - 2:33pm

The Government Is Cracking Down on School Bake Sales

States are trying to circumvent federal nutrition standards that would limit sugary foods at school fundraisers.

Posted: Friday, July 25, 2014 - 2:23pm

Undocumented Immigrants at the Texas Border

U.S. law enforcement tries to cope with an influx of unaccompanied minors fleeing violence in Latin America.

Posted: Friday, July 25, 2014 - 2:10pm

A Bill to Legalize Cell-Phone Unlocking Is Heading to Obama's Desk

Lawmakers stripped out language that would have banned bulk unlocking.

Posted: Friday, July 25, 2014 - 1:58pm

Rand Paul's Quiet Weed Overture

He's carving out marijuana policy as an area of leadership, and that has some activists very, very excited.

Posted: Friday, July 25, 2014 - 12:53pm

Obama Aide Tweaks GOP on Impeachment

Dan Pfeiffer, a senior adviser to the president, says Boehner "opened the door" to impeachment proceedings by suing the president.

Posted: Friday, July 25, 2014 - 11:04am

Rand Paul’s Pitch to Black Voters

Can small-government conservatives find common ground with the socially disadvantaged?

Posted: Friday, July 25, 2014 - 10:39am

House Republicans Prepare Vote for Next Week on Border Package

McCarthy, Scalise face first big leadership test.

Posted: Friday, July 25, 2014 - 10:28am

Blocking the Vote

A big country has big problems—but the systematic failure of congressional leadership is making them impossible to tackle. 

Posted: Friday, July 25, 2014 - 5:00am

Cable Companies: Google Threatens Net Neutrality, Not Us

Internet service providers are urging the FCC to regulate popular websites.

Posted: Friday, July 25, 2014 - 5:00am