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By Deb Riechmann, Associated Press
The House has passed an intelligence policy bill that bolsters efforts against Russia's alleged covert influence campaigns and strengthens congressional oversight of spy agencies.
By Erica Werner, Associated Press
Congress returns to Washington this week to confront dramatic decisions on health care and the Supreme Court that may help determine the course of Donald Trump's presidency.
By Alan Fram, Associated Press
Republicans retained their lock on the House for two more years early Wednesday as GOP candidates triumphed in a checkerboard of districts in Florida, Virginia and Colorado that Democrats had hoped Donald Trump's divisive comments about women and Hispanics would…
By Josh Lederman and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press
The shifting political map has freed Clinton and her well-funded campaign to spend time and money helping other Democrats in competitive races.
WASHINGTON — When you look at this year's House races, roughly 40 races seem competitive, out of 435 House seats. Though they're spread around the country, some states stand out.
By Andrew Taylor, Associated Press
Lawmakers will likely do what they do best: the bare minimum.
By Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press
House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says a Republican plan to create an oversight board for Puerto Rico would exert "undue and undemocratic control" over the U.S. territory.
By Richard Lardner, Associated Press
WASHINGTON — Senate Democrats have blocked a House-passed bill that would crack down on Syrian and Iraqi refugees coming to the U.S.
By Joan Lowy, Associated Press
WASHINGTON — The House and Senate have reached agreement on a 5-year, $281 billion transportation bill that would increase spending to address the nation's aging and congested highways and transit systems — a legislative feat that lawmakers and President Barack…
By Associated Press
House Republicans are outlining legislation aimed at increasing screenings for Syrian and Iraqi refugees before they enter the United States, including a requirement for FBI background checks.
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