Families in the West who are trying to salvage what they can from the charred ruins of their homes may want to communicate their grief to the members of Congress who could do something to slow climate change, but won't. Global warming has made the drought, fires and personal losses worse than they otherwise would have been. Show More Summary
As the debate over the Iranian nuclear deal continues in the U.S. Congress, members of Iranian civil society are stepping in to voice their opinions. When the historic agreement was reached between Iran and the six world powers last month, many Iranians expressed support for it and took to the streets in large numbers. Show More Summary
A coalition of Democratic and Independent members of Congress have asked the Food and Drug Administration to immediately implement specific training and outreach programs to help small growers and processors comply with upcoming food safety regulations.
TOWN SQUARE | Developers transform the historic Irene -- where several Congress members lived -- into a contemporary residence with lots of amenities.
Nahid Lienke moved to the United States from Iran more than 30 years ago to study sociology at Miami Dade College and settled in Los Angeles with her husband, Tupper.
Iranians in Tehran celebrate announcement of nuclear agreement in July. When the Iran nuclear agreement was announced July 14, thousands of Iranians took to the streets in celebration. Since then, as backers and foes have lobbied members of the U.S. Show More Summary
A war with Iran would be a catastrophe, yet by opposing diplomacy, hundreds of members of Congress may be blundering into just such a conflict.
MSNBC Morning Joe host and former Republican member of Congress Joe Scarborough purported to express outrage at the lack of "humane" living conditions for New York City's homeless population, calling it the result of "liberalism at its...Show More Summary
Fun times ahead. Because there just isn't enough for Congress to be dealing with when it returns from its five-week recess next month, conservative Republicans are still thinking about how to get rid of Speaker John Boehner. Rep. Mark...Show More Summary
Donald Trump got what sounded like something close to an endorsement from one prominent member of Congress on Monday: fellow New York Republican Peter King.
In a more competent and responsible party, Scowcroft's argument for the deal would provide cover for many members of Congress and presidential candidates to support it.
McDonald said many members of Congress have asked him why he does not “blow up the VA and give out vouchers.”
BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazilian Vice President Michel Temer, a key ally of embattled President Dilma Rousseff, might end his role managing her unwieldy coalition in Congress but he is not planning to leave her government, members of his party said on Friday.
US President Barack Obama will speak to members of the American Jewish community next week to gain their support for the Iran nuclear deal ahead of a US Congress vote in September, the White House announced in a statement on Friday.
Jerrold Nadler is the only Jewish member of Congress from NY to support the Iran Deal, and his statement repeatedly stresses his devotion to Israel, lest he will pay for this decision
Mr. Nadler, a long-tenured liberal Democrat, will become the lone Jewish member of Congress from the state to back the contested arms-control agreement.
Only 5 members of Congress -- all Democrats in the House -- received an "A" grade on the Secular Coalition for America's 2014 Congressional Report Card. First, the U.S. House of Representatives:
Under a sky pregnant with stars, his laser pointer stroking constellations and planets as he named them, astronaut Story Musgrave told his audience, "This is the first time in history that humans are taking most of our information from 'content' developed by other humans, and almost completely ignoring nature. Show More Summary
While members of Congress wring their hands over whether to end the Cuban trade embargo, exporters in Latin America, the EU, Russia and East Asia are descending on Cuba and making deals left and right. Since the government of Raul Castro began allowing foreign investment in 2014, hundreds of companies from [...]
For years, President Obama told John Yarmuth, a congressman from Kentucky, that they needed to get together for a round of golf - a nearly weekly activity of the president's, but one that hardly ever includes lawmakers. When Obama raised the idea yet again during a reception at the start of his...