U.S. President Donald Trump told Republican lawmakers he would back either of the immigration bills making their way through the House of Representatives.
House leaders want to push fractured Republicans toward consensus on immigration.
The U.S. Congress, facing a Friday midnight deadline, toiled to finish writing a $1.2 trillion bill to fund the federal government through Sept. 30.
Possible tweaks include making individual tax cuts permanent or changing capital gains tax policy.
Lawmakers prepared to hold a Tuesday vote on a short-term government funding measure to avoid a rerun of January's three-day partial shutdown.
The rule keeps speakers in the House from allowing votes unless the majority party is unified behind it. Vox reports.
A website claiming to track Russian influence in real time showed that Russia-linked Twitter accounts helped #ReleaseTheMemo go viral.
The bill now heads to a Senate where lawmakers face a tougher task in extending government funding
House Republicans considered a stopgap bill to fund the U.S. government through Feb. 16 to avert a shutdown.
Conservative lawmakers have dampened GOP leaders' plans to prevent a government shutdown.
The head of a conservative Republican faction in the U.S. Congress called himself a “fiscal conservative” on Sunday and urged budget restraint in 2018.
Alabama Republican Roy Moore says a lawsuit will be filed over the newspaper report carrying allegations that he had sexual contact with a 14-year-old girl four decades ago.
Congress already had its plate full with urgent fiscal and disaster relief issues when President Donald Trump saddled it with deciding the fate of people brought illegally to the U.S. as children.
Freedom Caucus leader Rep. Mark Meadows has come to control the Republican agenda’s future, Vox reports.
Obamacare exchanges are still struggling all across the country. Letting health-care reform die is not an option, says National Review's Alexandra DeSanctis.
In the wake of the shocking events in Alexandria this week, Nancy Pelosi spoke words everyone should heed, Larry Kudlow writes.
Rep. Meadows called the border adjustment tax the "one stumbling block" keeping tax reform from moving forward in Congress.
Forget Comey and Russiagate. Trump and the GOP must get key legislation passed or risk voter wrath, says Larry Kudlow.
The Republican-controlled U.S. House of Representatives plans to turn to tax reform in earnest, after concluding a lengthy health-care debate.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has assembled a working group to try to find a consensus on the House health-care bill.