Iraq said ISIS seized a stash of uranium. These are scare tactics aimed at getting the U.S. to take action, says former WH adviser David L. Phillips.» Read More
Sen. John Hoeven, (R-N.D.), shares his thoughts on President Obama's trip to Texas and weighs in on increasing border security.
Obama urged Congress to pass his request for $3.7 billion in funds to address the influx of migrant children from Central America crossing the border.
The US is developing new military tactics to deter China’s territorial advances in the South China Sea, the Financial Times reports.
Senator Charles Schumer, (D-N.Y.), discusses housing for immigrants and if politics is getting in the way of passing bills in Washington before November elections.
Senator Charles Schumer, (D-N.Y.), weighs in on the political controversy over the Export-Import Bank. While many say the bank helps U.S. firms compete overseas, others say it's time to get rid of crony capitalism.
Health care companies say they're losing millions of dollars that are tied up in appeals because of increasing numbers of Medicare audits.
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.
WASHINGTON— By its own estimate, the government made about $100 billion in payments last year to people who may not have been entitled to receive them— tax credits to families that didn't qualify, unemployment benefits to people who had jobs and medical payments for treatments that might not have been necessary.
Obama is being pressed by religious groups demanding exclusion from an executive order to bar discrimination against gays by federal contractors. The NYT reports.
Obama is requesting almost $4 billion in emergency funding from Congress to confront an immigration crisis surging across the US southern border.
The White House is asking Congress for $3.7 billion in immigration funds to deal with the child border crisis, reports CNBC's John Harwood.
NBC News explores the reasons behind poor crisis management in the White House.
A group founded by former NYC mayor Michael Bloomberg plans to canvass every House and Senate member or candidate for their gun views. The Fiscal Times reports.
ISIS has a legitimate grievance but the wrong tactics, says former White House adviser David L. Phillips.
As the Highway Trust Fund approaches exhaustion, business leaders are pushing for new roads and funds. The NYT reports.
Construction on the Department of Homeland Security's new headquarters has fallen behind as Congress recommends slashing its budget.
Speaker of the House John Boehner wrote in a new commentary that his chamber will vote on legislation later this month to sue the president.
Ron Insana writes an open-letter to Washington for how to reinvigorate the economy.
Minimal expectations for achievement in the final months of the 113th Congress are sinking lower, if that is possible, the NYT reports.
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