16 Female Senators Urge NFL Commissioner to Institute Zero-Tolerance Domestic Violence PolicySixteen female senators have written a letter to National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell, urging him to institute a zero-tolerance policy for domestic violence within the league.
GOP Senator: Budget Cuts Affect Survivor BenefitsA pension cut for military retirees in last month's budget agreement that riled veterans groups and several lawmakers extends to survivors' benefits and special compensation for combat.
Congress Clears Bill To Ease Military Screening
Rove Group Ad Attacks Clinton For Alleged Role In 'Cover-Up' Of Benghazi AttackEven with the 2016 presidential election about three and a half years away, American Crossroads is taking Hillary Clinton to task for her alleged role in the “cover-up” of the U.S. consulate attack in Benghazi, Libya.
Senators Discuss Changing Background Checks Bill Senators backing gun control are discussing ways to revise the defeated Senate background check bill to help win the votes they need to resuscitate the measure.
Collins Says She'll Oppose Hagel Confirmation A moderate Republican senator said Wednesday she'll oppose the confirmation of Chuck Hagel to become President Barack Obama's secretary of defense, while other GOP senators signaled they may delay a floor vote on the nomination unless the White House provides more information about the deadly attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya.
Ayotte: Congress Doesn't Deserve Pay Raise New Hampshire Sen. Kelly Ayotte says she plans to introduce legislation to block Congress and other high-ranking federal officials from getting a salary increase.
Opinion: Susan Rice’s Meeting With GOP Leaders Made Benghazi Matters WorseNow that the Obama White House and senior intelligence officials have reportedly admitted that they approved Susan Rice’s inaccurate talking points about the Benghazi terrorist attack being the reaction to a protest about a film rather than a terrorist attack, the investigation must go on.
Search For Romney Running Mate In Audition Phase Mitt Romney's vice presidential search has entered a new phase: auditions.