Nearly $300,000 in taxpayer funds has been spent to settle 13 claims against members of Congress or their offices since 2003.
By Juliet Linderman, Associated Press
The House of Representatives voted to reauthorize a key provision of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, which U.S. intelligence agencies say is critical to collecting communications from overseas. But the complex issue has sparked some heated debate and seemingly contradictory…
By PBS NewsHour
Financing for the program expired last fall. Congress has temporarily extended its funding, but growing numbers of states have moved closer to exhausting their money.
By Alan Fram, Associated Press
Can Congress pass a bipartisan infrastructure bill in 2018?…
By Daniel Bush
By Associated Press
Wednesday's news briefing is expected to start at 3 p.m. ET. Watch live here.
By Alan Fram and Andrew Taylor, Associated Press
There will be some familiar but stubborn clashes facing lawmakers Wednesday as Congress begins its 2018 session.
By PBS NewsHour
A short-term spending measure is keeping the government open through Jan. 19 at current funding levels. But when Congress returns from its holiday break, it will need to resolve differing spending priorities to avert a shutdown. Stan Collender, a professor…
By Lisa Desjardins
Republican leaders are poised to add a few trillion dollars to the national debt over the next decade.
By Lev Facher, STAT
Here are three 2018 campaigns to watch to determine what American voters make of how health care policy is being shaped in Washington.
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