Days after House Republicans overhauled much of their leadership team, House Speaker John Boehner said Tuesday that he’s “all in” to remain as speaker in the new Congress that will meet next year.
It’s too early to say the Tea Party’s over.
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee told about 70 Republican House members Wednesday that he is considering another run for the White House – but that campaign cash remains a key issue for him.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Monday that Republicans may have helped Russia annex Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula, delivering a surprisingly sharp attack just before lawmakers advanced a bill authorizing sweeping U.S. sanctions on Russia and $1 billion in loan guarantees to Ukraine.
President Barack Obama will travel to Houston in April to raise money for House and Senate candidates.
Gov. Sean Parnell on Friday appointed Sam Kito III to the House seat left vacant by the resignation last month of Juneau Democrat Beth Kerttula.
The Virginia House and Senate are split on whether to accept federal Medicaid funds to provide health insurance to as much as 400,000 low-income residents.
The Virginia House and Senate continue to disagree on whether to accept federal funding to expanding health insurance coverage to lower income Virginians.
Conservative Republicans on Wednesday ruled out any immigration legislation in the House this year, insisting that the GOP should wait until next year when the party might also control the Senate.
U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan says House Republicans will tackle immigration reform in pieces rather than the Senate’s comprehensive approach.