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Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton tore into Rep. Andy Harris on Friday for trying to block a D.C. marijuana decriminalization bill, comparing him to a tyrant and chiding him for meddling in her district's affairs.
The report says the contract security guard who was monitoring the surveillance videos locked the door to the control room and didn't contact law enforcement.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is using Senate procedures to prevent Republicans from adding amendments to repeal gun control to the Sportsmen Bipartisan Act.
New Hampshire recently was named the second-safest state in the country in wallethub.com's "2014's Safest States" report.
Capitol Hill police officers look at a car belonging to Miriam Carey after she was shot and killed on Oct. 3 following a high-speed car chase that started near the White House.
WND has learned the House of Representatives is considering whether to send Lois Lerner to jail for contempt of Congress.
The District of Columbia's chief financial officer has abandoned his plans to combine the city's two lucrative lottery contracts.
A Washington attorney who's spent most of her career doing legislative and public policy work is the latest candidate to enter the race for District of Columbia attorney general.
Conservative groups have invested millions of dollars in opposing the Affordable Care Act, but they appear to have had little success in turning Americans against the law.
A recent study by Wallet Hub said that the number of the uninsured population has dropped from about 9 percent about 6 percent thanks to the Affordable Care Act, which means Hawaii's uninsured population is the fourth lowest in the United States.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded University Hospitals' cancer program a three-year, $4.675 million grant to support a new model of care aimed at helping patients with complex cases of cancer.
Utah will become the first state to ask the Supreme Court to uphold its ban on same-sex marriage, the latest legal step in what could become a constitutional showdown.
On May 6th 2014, about six months after Alan Gura filed a petition for a writ of mandamus in the long delayed Palmer v.
Florida ranked among the states with the highest uninsured rate post-Obamacare, according to a new report by Wallet Hub.
It's a surprising election-year move for a Republican in a conservative part of the country that is just beginning to warm up to medical marijuana under very narrow circumstances.
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 12:32 am
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