House Passes Spending Bill Paving The Way For Tax Reform

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The House passed its $1.1 trillion 2018 budget resolution on Thursday in a party-line vote that moves Republicans one step closer to sending tax-reform legislation to President Trump.

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Senate Vote Sends a Message to Russia

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The Senate on Thursday overwhelmingly passed legislation imposing new sanctions on Russia and giving Congress the power to block Trump from lifting existing sanctions.

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Senate Easily Advances Russia Sanctions Deal

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The Senate handily voted Wednesday to advance a bipartisan agreement to impose new financial sanctions on Russia and allows Congress to weigh in before President Trump can lift sanctions.

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House Majority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise Shot at GOP Baseball Practice

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A gunman unleashed several rounds of gunfire Wednesday at a park in Alexandria, Virginia, where Republican members of Congress were holding a morning baseball practice. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) was shot in the hip and underwent surgery at MedStar Washington Hospital Center.

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Senate Judiciary Committee Demands Comey Memos

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The Senate Judiciary Committee is demanding that Daniel Richman, a Columbia Law School professor and friend of former FBI Director James Comey, turn over copies of official memos he leaked the to press last month.

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Trump Declares ‘Total and Complete Vindication’ After Comey Hearing

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The country watched as former-FBI Director James B. Comey testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee about his interactions with President Trump and whether or not the president attempted to impede or end the investigation into Russia interference in the 2016 election.

In his testimony, Comey called Trump a liar and said he started writing detailed memos about his interactions with the president because he did not believe Mr. Trump would be honest.

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