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Full List Of Republicans Who Voted Against Boehner

John Boehner held his title as House Speaker Tuesday, receiving 216 votes. Nancy Pelosi received 164 votes. A total of 25 House Republicans cast their...

NYC Congressman To Resign Following Guilty Plea For Tax Fraud

Rep. Michael Grimm (R- S.I.) announced yesterday that he is resigning from Congress, a decision made in the aftermath of Grimm's guilty plea last week on...

Obama says Sony made a ‘mistake’ after canceling film release

President Obama, in his final press release for 2014, has said the cancellation of the film "The Interview" by Sony Pictures was a "mistake,"...

Amash: Most “Egregious” Violation of Privacy Law Just Passed By Congress

With next to no debate, Congress may have quietly passed a bill authorizing the executive branch access to nearly all communications by Americans. Congressman Justin...

Congress Takes Steps Toward Ending War on Medical Marijuana

On Saturday, the United States Congress approved a landmark $1.1 trillion spending bill in a 56-40 bipartisan vote. The bill, which was created to...

Congress Tries To Sneak Massive Increase in Political Donations Into Funding...

Washington D.C.- Buried inside a spending bill making its way through Congress is a provision upping individual political party contribution limits to $324,000. Currently,...

Congress Cuts Aid for Student Grants…Gives the Money to Student Loan...

As the United States government prepares its budget for the next year, and attempts to avoid another shut-down, Congress has agreed on a bill...

As deadline nears, $1.1 trillion spending bill is agreed upon

To avoid a government shutdown, Republican and Democratic lawmakers have agreed on a $1.1 trillion spending bill. The new bill was passed in part to...

Texas Leads Coalition of 17 States Suing Obama on Immigration

On Wednesday, Texas led a coalition of 17 states suing the Obama administration, on the claim that it acted illegally last month when initiating...

After the USA Freedom Act fails, those who voted against it...

The vote to reform how the NSA collects bulk phone data and other types of data failed to pass by a slim margin, but...

New NSA reform bill fails in the Senate

The USA Freedom Act, a bill which calls for the NSA to halt all collection of phone data from millions of Americans who are...

Nancy Pelosi has been reelected as the House minority leader

House Democrats have reportedly reelected Rep. Nancy Pelosi to the position of  minority leader for the next two years. The election has been confirmed Tuesday...

Poll: Majority of Americans Want Republicans To Take Lead Directing Nation,...

A recent poll conducted by Gallup found that 53% of Americans want the GOP in Congress to have more influence than President Obama in setting the...

Air Force Vet Wakes Up in Federal Prison on Veterans Day

WASHINGTON, November 12, 2014--Decorated 20-year Air Force veteran and former firearms instructor at the Sig Sauer Academy, Timothy Arnold, woke up this Veterans Day...

Ben Swann Interviews Independent Candidate Who Is Poised For Congressional Upset

Mark Wichern is running for public office in Florida’s 1st congressional district. According to his campaign website, Mark started his small business with only...

More illegal immigrants to be able to serve in military

A policy adopted by the Department of Defense in 2008 which allows a number of illegal immigrants to serve in the US armed forces...

President Poroshenko asks the US for more aid against Russia

Speaking to Congress Thursday, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko asked for America to provide support to Ukraine to help quell the Russian-backed insurgency in the...

VIDEO: Rand Paul takes Sec. John Kerry to task on ISIS

WASHINGTON D.C., September 18, 2014 - On Wednesday, at a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing, Senator Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) took Secretary of State John...

Breaking: House votes to arm Syrian rebels

WASHINGTON D.C., September 18, 2014 - On Wednesday, the House passed a bill authorizing the training and arming of Syrian rebels in their fight...

New health care bill for veterans signed into law

After the various problems and scandals faced by the Department of Veterans Affairs, President Obama signed into law a new heath care bill which...