1 hr ago | Roll Call
The leadership PAC of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor reported today it gave out $165,000 during May. The 35 checks of $5,000 each went to 31 candidates and committees.
7 hrs ago | OpenSecrets
And in the months leading up to the 2012 election, the most expensive in U.S. history, money was flying around Washington, D.C.: Congressional campaigns and party committees spent huge amounts at restaurants and hotels, much of which went to stage fundraising events.
11 hrs ago | National Journal
John Boehner wants immigration reform to pass. To get it done, the House speaker will have to capitalize on the widening gap among conservatives, and he's preparing the groundwork to do it.
We may soon find out. For the first time, a constituency group to whom the GOP normally pays close attention - religious institutions - is asking for a legislative "fix" of the Affordable Care Act to make it work as intended.
Eric Cantor and Nancy Pelosi are once again the two wealthiest members of the House leadership, according to just released financial disclosure reports for all members.
Keep your distance: The director of national intelligence is having intestinal distress.
This deserves wider attention , especially at a moment when the stupid, stupid Republican leadership has convinced itself that its real problem with the electorate is being insufficiently pro-amnesty.
Rep. Eric Cantor listens as Speaker of the House John Boehner answers questions during a press availability at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC.
Recently, the underpinnings of one of the most popular immigration policies in years were attacked by immigration hawk Rep. Steve King .
The U.S. intelligence community determined after two months of investigation that it has "high confidence" that President Bashar Assad's forces used chemical weapons, including the nerve agent sarin, at least four times, said Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes.
An anti-Syrian regime protester holds up an Arabic placard reading: "If America does not know who used the chemical weapons, so it could be flying saucers from another planet."
One of 26 playgrounds being constructed in the region to honor the 20 children and six educators killed in the shootings in Newtown.
In a year when House Republicans seem determined to spoil any of their own party's "rebranding" efforts, another fiasco seems well under development with the latest effort to enact a new multi-year farm bill after extended delays.
President Obama and Vice President Biden will meet with families of victims of the Sandy Hook shooting on Thursday afternoon at the White House.