The political classes may be embracing the inevitability of a Jeb Bush-Hillary Clinton clash in 2016, but some voters are not sold.

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Our congressional team is answering select questions about the 114th Congress.

Senator Barbara Boxer of California made an unconventional retirement announcement on Thursday when she told her grandson in a video interview that she would not seek re-election in 2016.

White House Opposes a Health Law Proposal

Wednesday, 07 January 2015 by

The White Houses rejects a proposal on work hours.

As gay couples began to wed in Florida after a court ruling, the state’s former Gov. Jeb Bush, long an opponent of same-sex marriages, struck a conciliatory note on Monday, telling The New York Times that “regardless of our disagreements, we have to respect the rule of law.”

When it comes to religion, Congress appears to be much more devout than the rest of America.

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Can the Republican leadership hold fractious lawmakers together to effectively exert their new power?

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Wednesday, 31 December 2014 by

House Republicans end the year on a defensive note over Representative Steve Scalise’s 2002 speech to a white supremacist group.

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Monday, 29 December 2014 by

Mr. Obama is halfway through his year-end trip to Hawaii. While he has kept a low profile, he’s been fairly busy.

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Wednesday, 24 December 2014 by

Reince Priebus, chairman of the Republican National Committee, said recently that though the party was overhauling its primary process, it was not solely responsible for Mitt Romney’s 2012 general election loss.