Congress returns to work Monday with election-year politics certain to shape an already limited agenda.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has been released from a Washington hospital after treatment for exhaustion.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on Thursday railed against Congress’ failure to include extending federal jobless benefits to more than 1 million people in a two-year budget deal reached this week.
Majority Leader Harry Ried is under fire for defending the president.
A new report finds that the Internal Revenue Service mailed $4.2 billion in child-credit checks to undocumented immigrant families.
A vote that would reopen the government and extend the U.S. borrowing limit will not come up for a House vote.
Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin believes President Barack Obama should be impeached if he raises the debt ceiling without the backing of Congress.
White House aides say Obama talks more frequently with Reid than with any other senator, and they call one another several times a week.
With the U.S. government entering the 12th day of the shutdown, House Republicans and Senate Democrats continue to find themselves deadlocked over coming to a peaceful resolution
District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray had what his spokesman calls a “cordial” telephone conversation with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid following their confrontation on the steps of the Capitol.