The Illinois Republican says questions about his campaign and congressional spending were too much of a distraction for him to continue serving.
Former Prince George’s County Council chairwoman Ingrid Turner is announcing her bid for Congress.
A state delegate who represents parts of Prince George’s and Anne Arundel counties is the latest candidate to announce a bid for Congress in Maryland’s 4th District.
Former Prince George’s County State’s Attorney Glen Ivey has announced he will run for Congress.
Senate Democrats said Tuesday that the GOP letter about nuclear talks with Iran undercuts the U.S. at the negotiating table and threatens to torpedo bipartisanship on Capitol Hill when it comes to the delicate issue of preventing a nuclear-armed Iran.
Republican lawmakers warned the leaders of Iran on Monday that any nuclear deal they cut with President Barack Obama could expire the day he leaves office. The White House denounced the GOP’s latest effort to undercut the international negotiations as a “rush to war.”
Del. Kumar Barve is the first Maryland lawmaker to announce he will run for Rep. Chris Van Hollen’s congressional seat.
The D.C. Council is debating how much information to provide to Congress about members and staff who worked on a bill to tax and regulate marijuana.
About 57 Democratic Senators and Representatives boycotted Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu’s address to a joint session of Congress.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in his address to Congress that Israel and the United States must stand together to stop Iran.