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I did not know that, Whynot. Still, the bins should be marked honestly for what they are.
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A former Republican member of Congress sentenced to eight years in federal prison over bribery charges said this week that one of the reasons the troubled Department of Veterans Affairs hasn't gotten a lot of attention or oversight is that there's not much money in it for politicians .
12 hrs ago | The Washington Post
I am 11 years old and in the fifth grade. While watching my brother play baseball at Lafayette Park in Chevy Chase earlier this month, I noticed that some of the trees had silver metal tags nailed onto them.
17 hrs ago | US News & World Report
This combination image of President Barack Obama shows him, left, talking about the economy during a visit to Denver on July 9, 2014, and right, talking at the White House in Washington about the situation in Iraq on June 19, 2014.
Members of Congress are scrambling to lower the cost of a bill to fix veterans' health care amid a growing uproar.
When David Wilson was 12 years old, he become friends with Howard Venable Jr., a then 62-year-old District man who worked as a security guard.
That was President Obama's answer in Dallas this week to critics who said he should have gone to the border to see firsthand the mass immigration of unaccompanied minors that has suddenly seized Washington's attention.
In a move rumored for months, President Obama on Thursday named Anne Rung, currently a senior adviser in the Office of Management and Budget, to be administrator of the Office of Federal Procurement Policy.
Charla Nash speaks to Congress about chimp attack WASHINGTON -- Charla Nash met with members of Congress on Capitol Hill to advocate the Captive Primate Safety Act on Thursday.
Interior Secretary Sally Jewell has been crisscrossing the country this week to drum up local support for the renewal of a conservation fund set to expire at the end of September.
Transgender Lobby Day is July 14-15. It's an opportunity for transgender people and advocates from across the country to educate their members of Congress and lobby for the Employment Non-Discrimination Act passage in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Ben & Jerry's co-founder Jerry Greenfield spoke on Capitol Hill Thursday about the importance of GMO labeling for food products.
This April 9, 2014 file photo shows House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Rep. Dave Camp, R-Mich.
Officers who fatally shot an unarmed Connecticut woman after a high-speed car chase from the White House to the Capitol last fall will not face criminal charges, the Justice Department announced Thursday.
Officers who fatally shot an unarmed Connecticut woman after a high-speed car chase from the White House to the Capitol last fall will not face criminal charges, the Justice Department said Thursday.
A crew of state lawmakers from across the nation is spending Thursday in Washington to ask Congress to do something.
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