Rep. Paul Ryan's new strategy for federal anti-poverty efforts does not aim to cut spending. Instead, it seeks to consolidate an array of programs.» Read More
Tea party activist David Brat tells CNBC his stunning victory over House Majority Leader Eric Cantor was nothing short of a miracle.
Who is the tea party Congressional candidate who upset Eric Cantor in a Virginia Republican primary? The Fiscal Times reports.
Before Eric Cantor's defeat, Washington policy panic attacks seem to have faded into distant memory, according to the Policy Uncertainty Index.
U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor of Virginia lost to a tea party challenger in a Republican primary upset that sent shockwaves through Congress.
Senator Mitch McConnell said Republicans were open to using a tax holiday for multinational companies to pay for highway construction.
The House Republican leadership was torn apart Tuesday by the defeat of Representative Eric Cantor, the New York Times reports.
Opponents of fracking may have hoped the drought would stop the water-using oil and gas drilling process. They are wrong, for now.
Republican Sen. Rand Paul reveals plans to encourage U.S. companies to bring untaxed profits overseas back to America.
Congress needs to lower interest rates and colleges should be held accountable, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., said.
Here's what Obama's critics get wrong — and the risk they pose for the next president, says Harvard Professor Joseph Nye.
The high profile crash injuring comedian Tracy Morgan comes after a Senate panel approved rolling back new rest rules for truck drivers.
A person who found personal information of 413 Obamacare enrollees in an abandoned backpack in Connecticut first contacted a top GOP legislator.
Virginia state Sen. Phillip Puckett's resignation may bring new jobs for him and his daughter, but has angered fellow Democrats.
A call center worker at Connecticut's health exchange has said he took customers' personal information about of the offices.
As many as 400 people enrolled in Connecticut's Obamacare exchange may have had their personal information stolen, officials said Friday afternoon.
The Senate's VA legislation is a very important reform that will start to chip away at the VA's inefficiencies, a veterans advocate said.
The estimated total of Obamacare fines paid by uninsured Americans will be $3 billion less in 2016 than previously estimated because of exemptions.
A contentious Mississippi primary and a steady job growth report this week leaves Democrats smiling heading into midterms, POLITICO's Ben White says.
Mary Jo White spoke of the need for a "comprehensive review" of market structure, including rules adopted a decade ago that helped create high-speed trading.
Hollande will meet Obama in a restaurant overlooking the iconic Champs-Elysees before going back to his residence for a supper with Putin.
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