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In this undated image provided by the U.S. Army, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl poses in front of an American flag. (credit: U.S. Army via Getty Images)

House Condemns Obama For Failing To Give Notice To Congress About Bergdahl-Taliban Swap

The Republican-controlled House voted Tuesday to condemn President Barack Obama for failing to give 30-day notice to Congress about the exchange in May of American prisoner Bowe Bergdahl for five Taliban leaders held at the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

09/10/2014

File photo of Capitol Hill building. (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Dem, GOP Leaders Promise Action To Prevent Another Government Shutdown

Lawmakers are streaming back to Capitol Hill after their summer vacation for an abbreviated September session in which feuding Democratic and Republican leaders promise action to prevent a government shutdown while holding votes aimed at defining the parties for the fall campaign.

09/07/2014

President Barack Obama talks to reporters at the end of the NATO Summit on Sept. 5, 2014 in Newport, Wales. (credit: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Immigration Group: Obama’s Decision ‘Another Slap To The Face’ To Latino Community

President Barack Obama said Saturday that the surge of immigrant children entering the U.S. illegally changed the politics surrounding the issue of immigration and led him to put off a pledge to use executive action that could shield millions of people from deportation.

09/07/2014

IRS Director of Exempt Organizations Lois Lerner testifies before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on May 22, 2013. (Photo by KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

IRS Says It Has Lost Emails From 5 More Employees

They are part of congressional probes into the treatment of conservative groups that applied for tax-exempt status.

09/05/2014

File photo of Sen. Mark Udall. (credit: Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)

Dem Senator: ISIS Is Not An Immediate Threat To The Homeland

Democratic Sen. Mark Udall of Colorado doesn’t believe that the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria terror group is an immediate threat to the homeland.

09/04/2014

Rep. Luis Gutierrez, D-Ill., speaks about immigration during a news conference on Capitol Hill, on July 10, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Rep. Gutierrez: Obama Can Use Executive Actions To Give Millions Of Immigrants Work Permits

Rep. Luis Gutierrez believes President Barack Obama can take executive actions on giving millions of immigrants living illegally in the United States work permits.

08/28/2014

File photo of the Capitol Building. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Report: Atheist Group Reveals 24 Congressional Lawmakers Don’t Believe in God

An atheist organization reveals there are two dozen members of Congress who do not believe in God.

08/25/2014

File photo of the Capitol Building. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

GOP Establishment On Roll In House Primaries

Republicans got their man — and woman — in a half-dozen House primaries as establishment conservatives knocked out right-flank candidates, improving the party’s chances of winning in competitive congressional districts and increasing its majority in November.

08/18/2014

Actors/directors Carl Reiner (L) and his son Rob Reiner arrive at AARP Magazine's "10th Annual Movies For Grownups" Awards Gala at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel on February 7, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Hollywood Director Rob Reiner Likens Hamas To Tea Party

While appearing on RT America’s Politicking with Larry King, Hollywood director Rob Reiner likened the terrorist group Hamas to the Tea Party.

08/15/2014

Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, speaks at the Freedom Summit at The Executive Court Banquet Facility on April 12, 2014 in Manchester, N.H. (credit: Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

GOP Rep To Obama: ‘Please Don’t Put America Into A Constitutional Crisis’

Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, believes impeachment should be on the table if President Barack Obama goes through with executive actions over immigration.

08/04/2014

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