| May 23, 2014
| 1:16 PM
Secretary of State John F. Kerry will testify next month before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee about the 2012 terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya, the State Department said Friday.
A spokeswoman for the department suggested his...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Talk about dÃ©jÃ vu. Once again the party out of power is demanding an investigation. To which the administration responds: (a) There's nothing to investigate because, (b) we've already investigated and explained it, (c) too much time has been wasted...
| May 7, 2014
| 3:42 PM
House Speaker John A. Boehner’s decision to form a select committee on Benghazi has put Democrats in a bind: Do they participate in what they view as an election-year stunt, or boycott it and give up the opportunity to act as a watchdog?
| May 5, 2014
| 10:00 PM
When I saw the tiny notice buried on page 13 of the May 6 Tribune that Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., was going to head the select committee to investigate Benghazi I started to think it was finally time to cancel my subscription to the Tribune, because so...
| May 6, 2014
| 6:54 AM
Just in time for the first major run of primary elections, House Republicans looking to keep tea party upstarts at bay are offering up an extra helping of red meat.
Voters are casting ballots today in primaries in Indiana, North Carolina and Ohio;...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 4:20 PM
WASHINGTON -- The House passed the first of a pair of bills aimed at reining in what Republicans call a pattern of overreach by the executive branch under President Obama.
Democrats decried the base-pleasing measure as a political stunt. Immigration...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Now we know. Or at least we know more than we did about what happened at Benghazi, and, even more telling, what happened afterward. And there's doubtless more to come. With each congressional hearing, with each appearance by another whistleblower, the...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 3:37 PM
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| Dec 11, 2012
| 6:17 AM
Washington -- It's crunch time for avoiding the fiscal cliff as President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner and their aides hold private talks on issues that will impact every American.
Three weeks remain to cut a deal before the automatic...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 1:09 PM
This cartoon was inspired by something a new freshman Representative from Louisiana said, although you don't need to know the quote to enjoy the cartoon. Jeff Landry came to Washington without any previous experience in elected office. He said about the...
| May 24, 2011
| 4:35 PM
House Republicans have been adamant since last year that they don't like the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau -- and it's also becoming apparent they don't like Elizabeth Warren, the Obama administration advisor who is helping launch the agency....