| Dec 18, 2013
| 9:44 AM
Once considered the most sought after title on all of Capitol Hill, Lehigh Valley Rep. Charlie Dent may be next in line to assume the gavel of one of the subcommittees responsible for doling out federal funds.
With the announced retirement of two...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 6:10 PM
HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) - A Kansas congressman's legislation seeking a constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage has picked up more support, but not from his Kansas colleagues.
Republican Rep. Tim Huelskamp's bill has picked up at least 47 co-...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 11:45 AM
WASHINGTON -- A group of House Republicans were scolded last year for their behavior during a fact-finding trip to Israel, including skinny dipping in the Sea of Galilee, a spokesman for GOP Majority Leader Eric Cantor said late Sunday after reports of...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 8:07 AM
A group of House Republicans were scolded last year for their behavior during a fact-finding trip to Israel, including skinny dipping in the Sea of Galilee, a spokesman for GOP Majority Leader Eric Cantor said late Sunday after reports of the incidents...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 3:33 PM
Candidates in three closely contested suburban congressional races used the final Saturday of their campaigns to rally the faithful and make a late pitch to undecided voters.
In the west and southwest suburban 11th District, Democrat Bill Foster dug into...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 12:11 PM
Regarding the Swim That Shook The World, we have one Republican congressman, a Rep. Jeff Denham of California, claiming that he and his wife were fully clothed when they plunged into one of the holiest bodies of water in the world during a drinking...
| May 15, 2011
| 4:33 PM
When NASA next attempts to launch space shuttle Endeavour on its final mission Monday morning, U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords will be at Kennedy Space Center to watch her husband, shuttle commander Mark Kelly, but President Barack Obama and his family won'...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 11:27 AM
Congress easily passed the debt ceiling bill Monday evening, but the Senate won't meet for a vote until late Tuesday morning.
If passed and signed by President Obama, the bill will cut $2.1 trillion in spending and raise the debt ceiling limit by 2....