Passing immigration reform could bolster his party’s dismal relationship with Hispanics, yet much of his caucus appears bent …
The two parties have yet to find a sweet spot between tougher security standards and supporters’ insistence on preserving the core of the bill.
After a stunned, fumbling response to Edward Snowden’s leaks, a clearer defense of NSA and FBI programs.
Alaskan Senator Lisa Murkowski endorsed gay marriage Wednesday, becoming the third GOP senator to do so after Ohio’s Rob Portman and Illinois’ Mark Kirk.
Here is a two-minute bio of Frederick Douglass, the Capitol’s newest statue representative
In the news: Obama’s Germany trip, nuclear arms reduction, the NSA, immigration reform, Afghanistan, Obamacare, and reporter Michael Hastings.
Championed by Arizona Rep. Trent Franks, the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act is symbolic.
The talks open the possibility that by the time the U.S. formally ends its combat missions in 2014 there will at least be some “de-escalation” in the conflict.
Tea Party Heroine doesn’t share the libertarian view of NSA spying.
The CBO found that that the bill would decrease federal budget deficits by $197 billion over the 2014–2023 period and by an estimated $700 billion over the 2024–2033 period.
In the news: Afghanistan troops, Guantanamo Bay detainees revealed, Obama’s slide, Putin, Syria, the farm bill, and Charlie Rose’s interview.
The “We Are Watching You Act” has been introduced in response to reports that companies are exploring technology that would record the activities of TV consumers.
Iran’s President-elect is an insider, a moderate and a mystery.
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Lawmakers on Sunday pressed for President Obama to put a “no-fly zone” in place over Syria, even as U.S. military officers have expressed doubts over its effectiveness.