- Has Director Brennan Denied Feinstein's Claims Of CIA Snooping?
March 11 2014 4:21 PM
The CIA boss has nominally denied interfering with a Senate investigation on interrogation techniques, but his actual language is murky.
- Nigeria’s Auditor General Says Constitution Prohibits Audit
March 07 2014 9:23 AM
Nigeria’s Auditor General told a senate committee that he won’t be looking into alleged billions owed by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation.
- Massachusetts Legislature Votes For ‘Upskirting’ Ban
March 07 2014 5:27 AM
The bill in favor of the "upskirting" ban will now go to Governor Deval Patrick who has reportedly committed to signing it.
- And How Are US Small Businesses Doing?
March 05 2014 10:47 AM
The Senate will meet Wed. to discuss the nomination of California-based Maria Contreras-Sweet as head of the Small Business Association.
- Rand Paul's Backup Plan For The 2016 Race
March 04 2014 5:55 PM
Paul is working to introduce a bill that would allow him to return to his Senate seat if he doesn't become president in 2016.
- Georgia Senate Candidate Paul Broun: Support Israel Or God Will Curse America
February 24 2014 5:56 PM
Paul Broun, a congressman and Republican Senate hopeful, says God could stop blessing America if it does not support Israel.
- Utah And Colorado Move To Make Smoking Age 21
February 21 2014 12:35 PM
It's the farthest these states have gone to prevent teens from picking up the hard-to-kick habit.
- Republicans On Immigration Reform: 'We Have To Get Past The Primaries'
February 19 2014 6:23 AM
Backlash from primary voters is keeping House Republicans' hands tied on an immigration reform bill.
- Why A Billionaire Green Activist May Target Sen. Landrieu
February 18 2014 9:31 AM
Tom Steyer's super PAC NextGen Climate Action has launched a media campaign against the Keystone XL pipeline.
- Anti-Gay Bill Likely To Die In Kansas Senate
February 17 2014 5:41 PM
A controversial bill that would protect businesses from refusing service to same-sex couples may be headed for defeat.
- Paul Can't Explain Why McConnell Deserves Re-Election
February 10 2014 5:40 PM
The Kentucy senator can't find a single good reason why he's supporting Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's re-election bid.
- Camden, New Jersey: Can Casinos Help Save America's Poorest City?
February 10 2014 10:15 AM
Gambling is legal only in Atlantic City, but there has been talk of expanding the industry elsewhere in the Garden State.
- Rep. Luis Gutierrez Talks Citizenship, GOP Principles And Obama
February 07 2014 11:00 AM
In a candid chat, the Illinois congressman said the president can use his executive powers to do more -- but compromise is key -- for immigration reform.
- Will US Veterans Get Pension Cuts Repealed?
February 07 2014 10:10 AM
A U.S. Senate repeal of veterans' pension cuts is "likely," according to Democratic Sen. Adam Smith, an opponent of the proposal.
- On Debt Ceiling, House Republicans Mull Options
February 05 2014 11:35 AM
Two days away from the soft debt-limit deadline, you won't believe what the GOP is considering.
- Senate Passes Farm Bill, Sends It To Obama For Signature
February 04 2014 3:54 PM
The Senate voted 68-32 to pass the bill, which is more than a year overdue after congressional negotiations were caught up on a various issues.
- White House Collaborating With At Least 8 Agencies Over Keystone XL
February 04 2014 1:12 PM
The administration is in the final stage of decision-making, but the last stage could take a while.
- Are Indian IT Companies Equipped To Deal With Immigration Reform?
February 03 2014 5:29 AM
Here's why immigration lawyer Sheela Murthy, famous in the Indian community here and abroad, doesn't think so.
- Are Democrats Ready To Compromise On Citizenship?
February 01 2014 12:47 PM
The legal status of 11 million undocumented immigrants hangs in the balance as Democrats and Republicans try to find a common position on reform.
- What A Key CEO Thinks About The US Tax Evasion Crackdown
January 30 2014 1:24 PM
DeVere Group CEO Nigel Green wants the global financial reporting regime to be repealed, a call that has gained little political traction to date.