Our congressional team is answering select questions about the 114th Congress.
The 113th Congress is concluding with partisan brinksmanship and one last mad scramble for votes to pass a $1.1 trillion spending package. Source:: Today in PoliticsREAD MORE
WASHINGTON — Congress cleared a $1.1 trillion spending bill for President Barack Obama's signature late Saturday night after a day of Senate intrigue capped by a failed, largely symbolic Republican... ...READ MORE
The sharp partisan split over the validity of the Senate's new report on torture raises questions about how closely the two parties will cooperate on intelligence issues when Republicans take ...READ MORE
WASHINGTON – Leaders in the U.S. Senate postponed an anticipated vote on a $1.1 trillion spending bill late on Friday and will instead aim to pass the must-do legislation on... ...READ MORE
The lame-duck Senate gets back to business on Monday and is set to begin approving the executive and judicial branch nominations. Source:: Today in PoliticsREAD MORE
On his late night show on Comedy Central, Stephen Colbert made fun of news, politics, and he made some news himself. Source:: Video: Remembering ‘The Colbert Report’READ MORE
A long-delayed Senate report documenting the C.I.A.'s torture of terrorism detainees is set to become public on Tuesday. Source:: Today in PoliticsREAD MORE