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File photo of D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray. (Photo credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

D.C. Council Sues Mayor Gray Over Budget Autonomy Law

The D.C. Council is suing Mayor Vincent Gray’s office over a law that gives the city more control over its local budget.

04/17/2014

File photo of Sen. John McCain. (credit: Allison Shelley/Getty Images)

Poll: 64 Percent Of Ariz. Republicans Would Not Vote For McCain For Re-Election

A new survey finds that a majority of Arizona Republicans do not want Sen. John McCain to run for re-election in 2016.

04/16/2014

Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Texas, has introduced the “Contempt Act” to prohibit taxpayer-funded salaries from going to government officials found in contempt of Congress. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

GOP Congressman Introduces ‘Contempt’ Bill To Withhold Holder’s Salary

Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Tex., has introduced the “Contempt Act” to prohibit taxpayer-funded salaries from going to government officials found in contempt of Congress.

04/16/2014

Karl Rove, former Deputy Chief of Staff and Senior Policy Advisor to President George W. Bush, walks on the floor before the start of the second day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on Aug. 28, 2012 in Tampa, Fla. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Karl Rove-Backed Super PAC Raised More Than $5 Million Last Month

After a stretch of anemic fundraising, the Karl Rove-backed American Crossroads super PAC raised more cash in March than it did during the previous 14 months combined, according to summaries of campaign filings released Monday.

04/15/2014

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal delivers remarks during the second day of the 40th annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) on March 15, 2013 in National Harbor, Md. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Gov. Jindal Calls For Rep. McAllister To Resign From Congress Over Scandal

Louisiana Rep. Vance McAllister stayed out of sight as calls grew louder from Republicans back home demanding the GOP congressman’s resignation after he was caught on video kissing the wife of a friend.

04/11/2014

At a House Judiciary Committee hearing on Tuesday, Rep. Blake Farenthold (R-Tex.) refused to question U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, referencing that Holder was held in contempt of Congress, and that any other American who failed to comply with a Justice Dept. subpoena “would be in jail.” (Getty Images)

GOP Congressman Refuses To Question Holder: Any Other American ‘Would Be In Jail’

At a House Judiciary Committee hearing on Tuesday, Rep. Blake Farenthold (R-Tex.) refused to question U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, referencing that Holder was held in contempt of Congress, and that any other American who failed to comply with a Justice Dept. subpoena “would be in jail.”

04/10/2014

A source tells the Associated Press the Louisiana GOP head is urging Rep. Vice McAllister to resign immediately. (Getty Images)

Top McAllister Aide Had Access To Videotape Of Married Rep Kissing Woman

A top aide to a Louisiana congressman videotaped kissing a married woman who is not his wife was one of the few people with access to the leaked security footage that exposed the dalliance.

04/10/2014

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Virginia Lawmaker Loses Bid To Boost Congressmembers’ Pay

A retiring congressman has lost his quixotic bid to give members of Congress $25 a day to help with their living expenses in Washington.

04/09/2014

Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks at a launch event hosted by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) for a new organization, the U.S. Global Development Lab, on April 3, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Hillary Clinton Wants Constitutional Amendment That Requires Equal Rights For Women

Hillary Rodham Clinton weighed in on a proposed Oregon constitutional amendment that would require equal rights for women, saying Tuesday “it would be nice to be in the constitution.”

04/09/2014

Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks at a launch event hosted by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) for a new organization, the U.S. Global Development Lab, on April 3, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Hillary Clinton: ‘There Is A Lot Of Cash Sitting Around In Silicon Valley’

Hillary Rodham Clinton said Tuesday that if Silicon Valley executives want to persuade Congress to let them hire more high-skilled professionals from abroad, they would have a better case if they also funded college-based training programs for U.S. workers.

04/09/2014

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