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Reps. Amash, Massie Blast Congressional Spending Bill for ‘Unconstitutional’ Surveillance Measures

The last-minute addition of the Cybersecurity Act of 2015 to a massive Congressional spending bill has drawn criticism from Representatives who call the provisions unconstitutional,...

Obama Signs ‘Every Student Succeeds Act’

After approval from the United States House of Representatives, the Senate passed the Every Student Succeeds Act on Wednesday, a federal education bill that would...

Congressman: At Least 72 Homeland Security Employees on Terrorist Watchlist

The United States terrorist watchlist includes the names of 72 employees at the Department of Homeland Security, according to one Democratic lawmaker. Rep. Stephen Lynch...

Senate Passes Bill Repealing Obamacare Provisions, Defunding Planned Parenthood

The United States Senate passed a budget bill on Thursday that aims to repeal several key provisions of the Affordable Care Act and seeks...

House Freedom Caucus Opposes Paul Ryan’s Terms for House Speaker

The House Freedom Caucus ensured that Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) would have the support to secure the position of Speaker of the House next week following a...

U.S. Lawmaker Proposes Bill To Implement 40-Hour Work Weeks For Congress

A bill proposed by Rep. David Jolly (R-Fla.) calls for a mandated 40-hour workweek for all members of Congress while they are in Washington. House Resolution...

Conservative Files Motion To Oust John Boehner As House Speaker

The growing rift among House Republicans reached a new height on Tuesday when Rep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) filed a motion to oust Rep. John Boehner...

House Passes Rep. Massie’s Amendment to Block ATF from Banning Common...

Last Wednesday, the US House of Representatives passed an amendment, originally introduced by Congressman Thomas Massie (R-KY) into the Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies (CJS)...

Dennis Hastert Pushed For The Patriot Act That Led To His...

On Thursday, the Department of Justice announced that former U.S. House Speaker J. Dennis Hastert (R-Ill.) has been indicted for paying  $3.5 million in "hush...

Trey Gowdy: Benghazi Committee Lacks Authority To Subpoena Hillary’s Private Server

On Wednesday, Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC), chairman of the House Select Committee on Benghazi, said that while the House has the authority to subpoena Hillary Clinton's...

US House Passes Resolution To Arm Ukraine As Part Of Strategy...

The United States House of Representatives passed a resolution on Monday to send military aid to Ukraine. In the resolution, US lawmakers stated that...

Benghazi Chairman: There are “Huge Gaps” in Hillary Clinton’s Email Records

Last week, it was revealed that rumored 2016 Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton used her private email for government business during her four years...

Lawmaker Proposes Required Classes on Gun Safety in Public Schools

A proposed Second Amendment Education Act in South Carolina would require all public schools in the state to provide a three-week course on gun...

Boehner Secures Third Term as Speaker, Retaliates Against Opposition

On Tuesday, after a loss of 25 votes on the House floor from fellow Republicans, John Boehner was elected to a third term as...

Republican-Led Committee Finds No Interference from Obama Administration in Benghazi Attacks

On Friday, the United States House of Representatives’ Intelligence Committee released a report, regarding its investigation of the terrorist attacks that occurred on U.S....

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...

House Republicans let their own immigration bill fail without a vote

Rather than see the bill defeated, Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) withdrew legislation Thursday, which would have addressed the U.S.-Mexico border crisis involving  thousands of...

Ohio Libertarian Candidate For Congress Has GOP Worried

The 19th District of Ohio's House of Representatives is being shaken up this year by a Libertarian Candidate, who is running in what the...

Indiana GOP candidate defends Facebook comments

John Johnston, an Indiana GOP candidate running for the House of Representatives, is defending controversial comments on poverty he made via Facebook. “For almost three...