Even Justice Scalia would disagree with the GOP's decision to block Obama's Supreme Court nominee, says attorney Michael Hahn.
Sen. Mitch McConnell says the people should have a say in who will fill the vacant seat on the Supreme Court.
Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell responds to President Obama's nomination of Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court. McConnell says the American people should have a say in the nomination.
Republicans desperate to stop Donald Trump from capturing the party's presidential nomination are wrestling with whether to unite behind Ted Cruz.
U.S. President Barack Obama will press Senate Republican leaders on Tuesday to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court.
The president said he's looking for a Supreme Court nominee with a sterling record, a deep respect for the judiciary's role, and an understanding of how the law affects people.
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia's death may not transform the president's last year in office or the election. But it will change them. Here's how.
Congressional negotiators edged closer to a historic deal to lift a 40-year-old ban on U.S. crude oil exports as part of a government spending bill.
House Speaker Ryan plans to introduce a bill to pause the U.S. refugee program amid conflict over the fate of Syrian migrants.
The House is poised to vote on a two-year budget truce and Republicans are set to nominate Rep. Paul Ryan as the chamber's new speaker.
The move effectively bypasses House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling, who has fought to close the U.S. Export-Import bank.
The U.S. House of Representatives could attempt to pass legislation this month raising the amount the federal government is allowed to borrow.
Making Paul Ryan speaker would solve a lot of problems. So what's the holdup?, asks Larry Kudlow.
Donald Trump is looking more serious day by day, but "is he a winner? I don't know," Jack Welch tells CNBC.
Plans to avert a shutdown began taking shape, but it was still far from certain whether a dispute over Planned Parenthood could be overcome.
The rules would significantly cut climate-changing emissions from U.S. power plants and make the nation's utilities more environmentally friendly.
A number of leaders are calling on states once again to secede from the union, says Terry Tamminen. Here's why.
The Ex-Im Bank proves that crony capitalism recognizes power, not partisanship.
Senate negotiators say they've reached an agreement on a six-year highway and transit bill subject to approval by rank-and-file lawmakers.
While most states get back more than they send to Washington, the nation's capital is historically a big winner.