106.7 The Fan All News 99.1 WNEW CBS Sports Radio 1580

House of Representatives

CEO of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg speaks during his keynote conference as part of the first day of the Mobile World Congress 2014 at the Fira Gran Via complex on Feb. 24, 2014 in Barcelona, Spain. (credit: David Ramos/Getty Images)

Zuckerberg-Affiliated Advocacy Group Launches Nationwide Ad Imploring House GOP To Act On Immigration

An advocacy group affiliated with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg launched a nationwide ad on Monday that implores House Republicans to act this election year on legislation overhauling the nation’s immigration system.

03/04/2014

File photo of Rep. John Dingell  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Dingell, Longest-Serving Congressman, To Retire

U.S. Rep. John Dingell, the longest-serving member of Congress in American history who mastered legislative deal-making and was fiercely protective of Detroit’s auto industry, will announce his retirement on Monday, a person familiar with his plans said.

02/24/2014

U.S. Rep. C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger (D-Md.) (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Ruppersberger to Seek Re-Election to Congress

Democratic Rep. C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger, who had been considering a run for Maryland governor, says he will seek re-election to Congress.

01/22/2014

U.S. Capitol (credit: MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Congress Approves $1.1 Trillion Federal Budget Bill

A $1.1 trillion budget bill that eases the harshest effects of last year’s automatic budget cuts is on its way to the White House after clearing Congress Thursday night.

01/16/2014

Speaker of the House John Boehner. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Boehner Ends Rough Year on High Note

The ups and downs of House Speaker John Boehner in 2013 dramatize the difficulties of managing a narrow Republican majority in the House.

12/31/2013

President Barack Obama listens while Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos(not seen) speaks to the press after a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House on Dec. 3, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

GOP Rep Introduces Resolution For House To Sue Obama Administration

U.S. Rep. Tom Rice is proposing that the House of Representatives sue the Obama administration for overstepping the powers of the executive branch.

12/16/2013

File photo of Arlington National Cemetery. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

House Votes To Dig Up Veteran Buried With Military Honors Who Was Accused Of Killing Woman

The House passed legislation Wednesday that instructs the Veterans Affairs Department to unearth the remains of an Army veteran buried with military honors last year even after police said he killed an Indianapolis woman and injured three others before taking his own life.

12/12/2013

Gabriella Miller. (Photo courtesy of the Make A Wish with Gabriella Facebook page)

Pediatric Medical Research Bill Named for Virginia Girl on the House Floor

An act that would eliminate taxpayer funding for presidential campaigns and conventions and redirect it to funding to pediatric medical research is on the floor of the House of Representatives today.

12/11/2013

File photo of milk. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Milk Prices Could Rise if Farm Bill Looms

A New Year’s deadline that could send the price of milk skyward looms over congressional negotiators as they try to reach agreement on a five-year farm bill.

12/05/2013

A gas flare is seen at an oil well site on July 26, 2013 outside Williston, N.D. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

House Passes Bills Aimed At Speeding Up Drilling For Oil, Gas On Public Lands

The House approved two bills Wednesday aimed at speeding up drilling for oil and natural gas on public lands.

11/21/2013

more

previous