| Jul 13, 2014
Congress and the Navy might have settled a debate over aircraft carriers, but they're still squabbling over the ships that serve as escorts.
The fate of Navy cruisers, workhorses of the fleet that protect carriers on the open seas, has national and...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 2:35 PM
While vowing to help them hang on to their seats, Democrats tacitly acknowledged on Tuesday that South Florida Congressmen Patrick Murphy and Joe Garcia are among the most vulnerable Democrats in Congress.
They were listed along with 24 others in...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 6:12 AM
WASHINGTON -- Republicans held on to their House majority in Tuesday's election, leaving Democrats well short of the net gain of 25 seats they needed to take control.
"The American people have once again given the House of Representatives to Republicans,...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 2:35 PM
A rare breed just got rarer. Rep. Heath Shuler of North Carolina, one of the few remaining white Southern Democrats in the House, has announced he will retire rather than run in what was expected to his toughest race yet.
Shuler is a leader of the so-...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 12:45 PM
10th Anniversary "Will on the Hill" Benefit
with Eleanor Holmes Norton (D -DC), West Wing actor Richard Schiff, Veanne Cox - Tony Award Nominee, Major Garrett - Congressional Correspondent for National Journal, Representative Donna Edwards (D-MD),...
| Jul 23, 2008
| 1:29 PM
by Matthew Hay Brown Sen. Benjamin L. Cardin, in Pakistan Monday to meet with president Pervez Musharraf and Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani, says the divided government in Islamabad seems to have come together on the need to crack down......
| Jan 6, 2009
| 4:28 PM
Gloucester Supervisor Teresa Altemus will meet tomorrow with Congressional lawmakers in Washington D.C. to discuss the needs of rural America.Altemus, who also serves as first vice president of the National Association of Counties, was invited to the...
| Nov 8, 2009
| 4:24 PM
by Mark Silva 220-215. The first full vote on the health-care reform that President Barack Obama is demanding from Congress by year's end arrived late last night in the House. "Let's keep making history,'' the president told supporters in a......