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House Appropriations Committee Chairman Harold Rogers said the Obama administration's $3.7 billion border security request was too high.
Three leading figures of U.S. industry have called for an overhaul of the country's immigration system.
A crucial referendum looms in Detroit, as a clutch of creditors decide whether to approve a plan that would cut the cash-strapped city's debt.
House Speaker John Boehner announced the Republican-led lawsuit will focus on the Affordable Care Act and the decision to delay the employer mandate.
The percentage of people in the U.S. who lack health insurance has fallen to a six-year low of 13.4 percent, according to a Gallup poll.
Fed vice chair Stanley Fischer said it is unclear that breaking up the largest U.S. banks would help stabilize the country's financial system.
Months into Colorado's legal marijuana experiment, the state is getting a handle on the market's size. It's pretty big.
People who long had the toughest time affording health insurance—young adults, Latinos and the poor—have seen big drops in their uninsured rates.
A surge of Republican pressure is bringing the Fed's long-held independence into question again.
The Federal Reserve at its June meeting voted to reduce its monthly bond buying program another $10 billion to $35 billion.
House Speaker John Boehner said he welcomes a "pension smoothing" idea for raising highway funds and hopes to pass a bill within two weeks.
President Obama is resisting calls to visit the border during his two-day fundraising trip to Texas.
Ex-Mayor Ray Nagin was sentenced to 10 years in prison for bribery, money laundering and other corruption that spanned his two terms as mayor.
Obama is requesting almost $4 billion in emergency funding from Congress to confront an immigration crisis surging across the US southern border.
The GOP national convention to nominate a presidential candidate in 2016 will likely be held in Cleveland, the Republican National Committee said.
Recreational marijuana sales began in Washington state on Tuesday, but dedicated pot smokers may want to look elsewhere for the best deals.
NBC News explores the reasons behind poor crisis management in the White House.
As its relationship with Democrats hits a historic low, Wall Street sees a solution on the horizon: Hillary Rodham Clinton. The NYT reports.
We try to stay out of politics in our annual rankings, but in an election year, with 36 states choosing governors, that is next to impossible.
Lines were already forming in front of the lucky few stores in Washington state that got last-minute approval to sell.