Replacement Hearings Could Spark Fight With Hawks
November 24 2014 3:15 PM
Everything in Congress is going to be divisive, including confirmation of Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel's replacement.
NSA Reform Could Split GOP Hawks, Libertarians
November 24 2014 3:06 PM
The demise of the USA Freedom Act means the Republican-controlled Congress will have to deal with the issue of NSA spying in the new term.
And The New Secretary Of Defense Is ... ?
November 24 2014 2:14 PM
After Chuck Hagel's resignation, a woman may lead the Pentagon for the first time.
From Vietnam To The Pentagon
November 24 2014 12:11 PM
U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel's sudden resignation follows a long career as a statesman, military mind and foreign policy leader.
Game Over For Hagel
November 24 2014 11:47 AM
President Obama announced the departure of Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, who leaves at an important time for the future of fighting ISIS.
Obama Calls On Congress To Act On Immigration, Again
November 23 2014 11:36 AM
"Congress has a responsibility to deal with these issues," U.S. President Barack Obama says on a Sunday-morning talk show.
Obama Immigration Orders Could Drive Latino Vote
November 21 2014 6:54 PM
Fired up about immigration, Latino voters in states like Colorado, Virginia, Nevada and Florida could make the GOP pay a price in 2016.
#PassABill: Obama Challenges GOP On Immigration
November 21 2014 6:16 PM
The president was back in campaign mode during his Las Vegas speech, selling his immigration plan and blaming the Republicans for inaction.
NY Financial Regulators Grilled By Senate Committee
November 21 2014 3:51 PM
“It’s past time that the Federal Reserve shows -- with actions, not words -- that it will protect consumers rather than Wall Street.”
Who Is Astrid Silva?
November 20 2014 11:05 PM
President Obama isn't the first politician to share Astrid Silva's gripping story when making a case for immigration reform.
Undocumented Immigrants Are 'As American As Malia Or Sasha'
November 20 2014 8:41 PM
The full text of President Obama's speech Thursday night, in which he said undocumented immigrants are just as American as his daughters.
'Dealbreaker'? Obama's Immigration Orders Fuel Fight With GOP
November 20 2014 8:35 PM
After acting on immigration without waiting for Congress, the president now faces an infuriated and energized GOP opposition.
GOP Immigration Talking Points: 'Count To 100 Before You Say Anything'
November 20 2014 8:28 AM
Before Obama's immigration announcement, Republican leaders are warning colleagues against inflammatory remarks that could hurt the party.
US Wind Sector Races To Save Key Tax Break
November 19 2014 3:45 PM
Wind developers say the production tax credit, which expired in 2013, is crucial for boosting renewable-energy development.
What Obama Might Do On Immigration
November 19 2014 8:25 AM
The president looks poised to go big with executive action, shielding up to 5 million people from deportation.
Obama To Ease Immigration Rules On Millions Of Undocumented: Report
November 19 2014 2:16 AM
On Monday, in an interview with Univision, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, a Democrat, said that Obama should move on immigration "now."
Why Keystone XL Matters Less Than You Think
November 18 2014 6:28 PM
In the years since the Keystone pipeline was first proposed, falling oil prices and rising U.S. production have made it less relevant.
Senate Says 'No' To Keystone XL
November 18 2014 6:24 PM
The Senate failed to approve the controversial Keystone XL pipeline. But Obama is likely to see it on his desk in the New Year.
Don't Look For Increased US Defense Spending
November 18 2014 9:21 AM
Despite their new majority in the House and Senate, Republicans would struggle to reverse defense spending cuts.
Will Keystone Pass The Senate?
November 17 2014 8:22 AM
On Tuesday, the Senate will vote on a bill that would authorize the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline.