Thursday Jul 10
Opinion: A new way to get Americans back to work
Editor's note: Rep. Luke Messer, R-Indiana, is the head of the freshman class of House Republicans and is a member of the House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.
A record 18 guns found in one day at U.S. airport checkpoints
A record 18 guns were confiscated at U.S. airport security checkpoints on one day this month, alarming homeland security officials tasked with protecting millions of passengers.
Los Angeles Times
Kevin McCarthy: 'I don't want to become Washington'
House Republican Whip Kevin McCarthy speaks during a news conference with Rep. Steve Scalise, left, following a House leadership election on Capitol Hill in Washington on Thursday.
How Steve Scalise Smoked Peter Roskam In Whip Race
The first rule of leadership races, it's often said among the few people who have experience waging power struggles at the top of the congressional food chain in the most powerful country on earth, is that he who who gets in early wins.
Scalise's credentials questioned in whip race
The Louisiana Republican is the chairman of the most conservative wing of House Republicans.
House Republicans try to push leadership candidates to the right
House of Representatives Republican lawmakers pressured candidates for party leadership jobs on Wednesday to put a higher priority on conservative principles in setting the legislative agenda for the chamber.
Small businesses burder by regulations
There has been a lot of discussion in recent months about economic development in North Carolina.