In Congress

Keeping up with legislation, congressional investigations, member actions and the general goings-on in the halls of Congress.

House Leaves Washington Without Passing Spending Bills Ahead Of Government Shutdown Deadline

The House of Representatives adjourned for a two-week recess ahead of the third extended deadline to fund the government for…

1 week ago

‘Our Conference Is Divided’: Mitch McConnell Faces Renewed Calls To Step Down After Border Bill Fiasco

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is facing renewed criticism from Republican senators over his leadership following a recent dispute over…

2 weeks ago

GOP Rep Reverses Decision To Retire From Congress, Will Seek Another Term

Republican Rep. Victoria Spartz of Indiana announced she will seek reelection in 2024 on Monday after previously deciding to retire.…

3 weeks ago

‘I Mean Dead On Arrival’: Mike Johnson Doubles Down On Blocking Border Bill

House Speaker Mike Johnson doubled down Monday evening on his declaration that a foreign aid and border security package negotiated…

3 weeks ago

Senate Releases Long-Awaited Text Of Bipartisan Border Security Bill + Reactions

The United States Senate published the text of a long-awaited deal to enact border security reforms in exchange for aid…

3 weeks ago

Does The Wave Of GOP Retirements Threaten Their Control Of The House In 2024?

As more House Republicans decide to retire from Congress ahead of a contentious election, their open seats likely won’t pose…

1 month ago

Dozens Of Energy Policy Experts Write To Congress Opposing ‘Carbon Tax’ Gateway Bill

Dozens of energy policy experts signed a letter to lawmakers urging them to reject the PROVE It Act, a bipartisan…

1 month ago

Congress Could Grant $2.2 Billion Exception For The Navy To Build New Submarines Amid Fears Of Delayed Funding Bill

Congress’ continuing resolution (CR) released Sunday night carves out a rare exception for the Navy to assume up to $2.2…

1 month ago

Congressional Committee Chair Pledges Action On CCP’s Massive US Land Purchases

Wisconsin Republican Rep. Mike Gallagher, who serves as chairman of the House Select Committee on the Chinese Communist Party (CCP),…

1 month ago

Congressional Leaders Reach Agreement To Fund Government Until March

Congress intends to vote on a stopgap funding bill next week that would fund the government through early March, according…

1 month ago