The last special election of the year for the U.S. House is too close to call.
By Associated Press
WASHINGTON — A bill to authorize funding for intelligence agencies and support critical national security programs especially targeting Russia, China and North Korea, passed the House on Thursday.
By Deb Reichmann, Associated Press
In our news wrap Wednesday, Republican House leaders talked of breaking a stalemate on "Dreamers," and votes on two bills are planned for next week. Also, three ships carrying hundreds of migrants faced worsening weather in the Mediterranean, as a…
Republicans engaged in a high-stakes, closed-door fight on Thursday over immigration, and especially on the fate of so-called "Dreamers." Moderates have rebelled against the GOP leaders in order to try and force votes on the issue. Their meeting was an…
By Juliet Linderman, Kevin Freking, Associated Press
Since October, eight lawmakers have either resigned or abandoned re-election bids amid allegations of sexual misconduct.
By Alan Fram and Andrew Taylor, Associated Press
The GOP-written measure faced gloomy prospects in the Senate, and it remained unclear whether lawmakers would be able to find a way to keep federal offices open past a Friday night deadline.
By Andrew Taylor and Alan Fram, Associated Press
The measure keeps the government running through Dec. 22.
By Juliet Linderman, Associated Press
There may be more women in Congress than ever before, but Capitol Hill hasn’t come close to achieving gender parity.
By PBS NewsHour
In the our news wrap Tuesday, the House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly to impose new sanctions on Russia, partly over its meddling in the 2016 election, and bars President Trump from relaxing the penalties without congressional approval. Also, the State…
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