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Conservatives want to cut deeply into federal welfare programs they have long eyed. Moderates want to stay focus on tax reform, negotiate with Democrats on spending.
The Appropriations Committee approved a repeal in a bid to force the president to seek Congress’s approval for armed engagements.
The bills were heavily promoted by President Trump and other Republicans but face a major obstacle in the Senate, where Democrats have pledged to oppose them.
The House is set to vote on bills Thursday dealing with ‘sanctuary cities’ and illegal immigrants who commit crimes.
This is the farthest CRS transparency efforts have advanced after a long push to make the agency's reports more directly accessible to the public.
"It's almost like we're serving in the minority right now,” said Rep. Steve Womack (R-Ark.). “We just simply don't know how to govern."
Multiple senior Republicans have left the door open to the possibility that the House would not leave as planned on Friday but stay in Washington potentially into the July 4 holiday to pass the Senate bill.
The Congressional Leadership Fund, which has ties to House Speaker Paul D. Ryan, plans to spend $100 million before next year's midterm elections.
The lawmakers facing an ethics review are Rep. John Conyers Jr. (D-Mich), the longest-serving sitting House member, and Rep. Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.), chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, as well as a senior ai...
The new chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee said the investigation is more squarely under the purview of special counsel Robert S. Mueller III and other congressional committees.
The House objected to the Senate-passed measure earlier this week, prompting accusations from Democrats that the House Republican leaders were trying to stall the bill at President Trump's request.
His predecessor, Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) increased scrutiny of city laws and policies
Pelosi spent the bulk of her weekly news conference playing down the special-election losses, defending her leadership and lashing out at a cadre of “blatantly self-serving” internal critics inside the House Democratic Caucus.
The House minority leader was a figure in tens of millions dollars of ads targeting Georgia Democrat Jon Ossoff.
Fixing the issue might not be a simple matter, with unanimous consent required to expedite any Senate legislation and Republicans preparing to being complex health-care legislation to the Senate floor.
Her testimony helped derail then-Mayor Vincent C. Gray’s bid for reelection in 2014.
A dozen groups are behind the 'Our Lives on the Line' campaign, set to launch July 29. But will it be too late?
‘The last thing he’ll want to do is impede any sort of investigation,’ his predecessor said. ’But we also have duties and obligations in the House. I trust that he’ll find the proper balance.’
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi called the suggestions by GOP lawmakers that left-wing rhetoric sparked the shooting at the congressional baseball practice “outrageous, beneath the dignity of the job that they hold."
Several members want better protection at town halls while one lawmaker said members should be allowed to carry guns in more areas.