Democrats, Republican defense hawks and businesses seeking tax breaks are the big winners as lawmakers finalize the spending and tax deal.
A Reuters analysis showed traders are less likely to respond to repeated ultimatums from Republicans in the U.S. Congress about the debt limit.
Here's why Paul Ryan's run as speaker of the House may be short-lived, explains says political consultant Stephen Myrow.
Rep. Randy Neugebauer, R-Texas, said Paul Ryan has one quality not many lawmakers have.
Rep. Paul Ryan takes over the leadership of an unruly chamber that must deal with a fiscal mess.
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) addresses the House for the first time after being elected Speaker, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson.
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) addresses the House after being elected Speaker.
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) thanks his family for supporting him on the House floor after being elected House Speaker, and addresses Speaker Boehner.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and the House honor Speaker John Boehner, after Paul Ryan was elected to be Speaker after Boehner steps down.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) announces Paul Ryan has been elected Speaker of the House.
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.
In an interview, Trump was more than willing to opine on the big issues that would face a presidential nominee and a president.
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The billionaire real estate mogul still leads all GOP rivals with 25 percent of the vote. In September, he drew 21 percent.
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew tells CNBC he worries that waiting to the last minute to raise the nation's borrowing authority could result in a terrible accident.
Here's why 42 GOP reps crossed the Tea Party to save the Ex-Im Bank, says Rep. Gwen Moore.
Former Citigroup Chairman Richard Parsons, and Walter Isaacson, Aspen Institute, discuss the importance of finding a replacement for departing Speaker Boehner and avoid a government shutdown.
The U.S. House of Representatives could attempt to pass legislation this month raising the amount the federal government is allowed to borrow.
With the Democratic presidential debate Tuesday, time is running out for Joe Biden to enter the 2016 race. NBC News reports.
Some conservatives in the GOP are sharpening their knives to keep Representative Paul Ryan from succeeding House Speaker John Boehner.