| Oct 10, 2012
| 8:05 AM
The State Department's top security official in Libya asked for extra security for the consulate in Benghazi in the months before the diplomatic post was overrun in a deadly attack but received no response from superiors, according to documents obtained...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 3:49 PM
A payroll tax cut package engineered by House Speaker John A. Boehner was overwhelmingly approved by Republicans despite a veto threat from President Obama, escalating a year-end showdown over extending the benefit for 160 million American workers....
| Sep 21, 2012
| 4:32 PM
House lawmakers on Friday introduced a bill aimed at lowering the fees paid by Pandora Media and other Internet radio streaming services.
The bill proposes to change the way the U.S. Copyright Royalty Board calculates how much money Internet radio...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 11:24 AM
Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr., under fire for his Justice Department's Operation Fast and Furious, accused his Republican congressional critics of politicizing the failed gun-tracking program and warned that many of the more than 2,000 lost firearms...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 11:01 AM
The hard-fought politics of approving President Obama's payroll tax break erupted on full display Tuesday when Democrats stalled a must-pass spending bill needed to keep the government running as negotiations with Republicans have floundered over a...
| May 2, 2011
Jon Huntsman Jr. arrived here from Beijing on Friday to mull a White House bid against the man who made him ambassador to China, a matchup that would offer no shortage of personal drama.
But before taking on President Obama, Huntsman would face another...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Orrin Hatch is targeted by group that says "The state of Utah is far more fiscally conservative than Orrin Hatch is."...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 4:37 AM
Jon Huntsman launches his bid for the GOP nomination, while a new poll finds Republicans the most open to voting for Mormon candidates....
| Jul 29, 2011
| 9:36 PM
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| Jul 30, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Also, Mitch McConnell, David Plouffe, Raul Labrador, Chuck Schumer, Jason Chaffetz, Jon Kyl, Dick Durbin, Kevin McCarthy, Ray Kelly, Claire McCaskill, John Thune and Gene Sperling....
| Aug 1, 2011
| 4:36 PM
The president and others take to Twitter to fight over the debt ceiling, 140 characters at a time....