The backlash is beginning to materialize
Prepare for a lengthy showdown that could rattle markets and endanger the U.S. credit rating
The Speaker of the House can damage the GOP, his personal standing or a combination of both as he tries to find a way out of the budget crisis
The Texas Senator is going to lose his fight to stop Obamacare. But he is winning much more in the process.
To a newcomer, the hearty ovation might have suggested that John Boehner was the Republican Party’s conquering hero.
When Boehner strolled Friday into the ornate Rayburn Room on the second floor of the Capitol, he found a …
To many Republicans, and all Democrats, the House GOP’s demand to defund Obamacare or shut down the federal government is bad strategy. But that’s not how the Tea Party sees it
After years of squabbling, can Washington declare a truce on energy policy?
With little time and less consensus, Congress may actually plunge into shutdown mode this time
How an antiwar protest group learned to hack Congress
The Obama Administration’s decision to prioritize the pursuit of a diplomatic solution to the Syrian government’s use of chemical weapons plunged Congress into a holding pattern Tuesday, complicating an already chaotic situation …
Pelosi says she is open to letting House members shape the Syria resolution, but one idea goes too far in her mind
When in doubt, play politics
Success on the town hall circuit doesn’t mean reform advocates will win in Congress