GOP congressman wants to ban US abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy
Ousted IRS chief tells Congress errors were made but were not caused by partisan views
House immigration group reaches an agreement in principle on sweeping legislation
House bill protects homeland security budget from cuts facing other agencies
Treasury Secretary Lew says administration will start procedures to avoid defaulting on debt
Congress rethinks 9/11 law on military force; Pentagon officials say it 'serves its purpose'
Karen Handel, ex-Komen official at center of Planned Parenthood flap, to run for Senate in Ga.
Justice Department subpoena of AP records revives interest in shield law for journalists
Senate committee approves 3 judicial nominees for full Senate vote, including 1 for DC appeals