Congressional News

Bill permits waiver of preconditions on Egypt aid

Spending bill lets preconditions on aid to Egypt to be waived for national security interests

Tuesday - 12/16/2014, 09:40pm EST

Senate OKs Obama's choice for No. 2 diplomat

Senate OKs Obama's choice to be America's No. 2 diplomat

Tuesday - 12/16/2014, 09:20pm EST

Ex-staffer for congressman alleges harassment

Former staffer for Texas congressman sues office, alleges sexual harassment

Tuesday - 12/16/2014, 08:30pm EST

Senate confirms Obama immigration nominee

Senate, over GOP objection, confirms Obama nominee to head Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Tuesday - 12/16/2014, 07:00pm EST

Defense, tourism among winners in spending bill

Defense, tourism industries among winners in massive, $1.1 trillion spending bill

Tuesday - 12/16/2014, 06:40pm EST

Marijuana fight riskier for Congress in states

Congress blocks DC marijuana legalization initiative but has less leverage with the states

Tuesday - 12/16/2014, 05:37pm EST

Senate approves Obama pick for surgeon general

Senate backs surgeon general nominee despite GOP opposition over gun control

Tuesday - 12/16/2014, 02:00pm EST

Father of Texas Congressman Hensarling dies

Father, 86, of Texas Congressman Hensarling dies at Temple hospital

Tuesday - 12/16/2014, 12:50pm EST

Stronger start for Obama's health law this year reaches a major deadline but other logistical challenges are just ahead

Tuesday - 12/16/2014, 10:18am EST
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