D.C. Council Debating Response to Congress on Pot BillThe D.C. Council is debating how much information to provide to Congress about members and staff who worked on a bill to tax and regulate marijuana.
Dozens Of Democrats Skip Netanyahu's SpeechAbout 57 Democratic Senators and Representatives boycotted Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu's address to a joint session of Congress.
Netanyahu: Nuclear Deal 'Paves Iran's Path To The Bomb'Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in his address to Congress that Israel and the United States must stand together to stop Iran.
Congress Sends Homeland Bill To Obama Without ConditionsVote could come as early as Tuesday, funding for the DHS is scheduled to run out at midnight Friday.
Some In GOP Say DHS Funding Lapse Not A Big DealConservative House Republicans are saying it's better to let the Homeland Security Department go unfunded for a few days if it means undoing President Obama's executive actions on immigration.
House GOP Agree To Push Short-Term Funding For Homeland SecurityHouse Republicans sounded a retreat from a battle that could partially shut down the Homeland Security Department, agreeing to push short-term funding for the agency while leaving in place Obama administration immigration policies they have vowed to repeal.
Watchdog Files Complaint Over Travel Spending By Rep. Aaron SchockThe Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington is urging Congress to investigate claims the Illinois Republican used taxpayer and campaign funds for private travel.
2 Members of Congress Write Goodell About Domestic ViolenceTwo members of Congress have asked NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to clarify whether teams can lose draft picks if they do not properly address domestic violence.
Republicans Offer Vote On Stand-Alone Homeland Security BillSenate Republicans say the "clean bill" plan includes a vote on a separate measure to repeal President Obama's executive actions on immigration.
Obama To Governors: DHS Shutdown Would Hurt State EconomiesThe president warned the nation's governors that a looming shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security would have a direct impact on their states' economies, as well as on security throughout the U.S.
Liberal Democrats Ask Boehner To Postpone Netanyahu AddressLetter chides the Speaker for "using a foreign leader as a political tool against the President."
Congressional Leaders: DC's Subway Needs Improvement
Congress Clears Keystone XL Pipeline Bill, Setting Up VetoThe Republican-controlled Congress has cleared a bill approving the construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline.
Sen. Leahy To Skip Netanyahu's Speech To CongressThe Senate's most senior lawmaker said Tuesday he will skip the Israeli prime minister's speech to Congress next month on Iran, calling the invitation by Republicans without White House consultation a "tawdry and high-handed stunt."
D.C. Council to Take Up Marijuana Bills Amid Uncertainty in CongressWhile it's uncertain whether Congress will allow the District of Columbia to make further changes to its marijuana laws, the D.C. Council is pushing ahead.