Bipartisan concerns over the FBI's ability to monitor potential mass shooting threats arose following the House Oversight and Government Reform's closed-door meeting with Deputy FBI Director David Bowdich on Tuesday.
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House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy announced Tuesday the lower chamber will vote on a school safety bill next week in the wake of the fatal shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida in February.
House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady said Monday he's encouraging President Donald Trump to specifically target "bad actors" with the tariffs on steel and aluminum the president called for last week.
Top members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) called on the Department of Homeland Security to ensure protections for recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program remain in tact in a letter written to DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen Thursday.
Saturday's Lincoln Day Gala in Memphis, Tenn., wasn't without drama after Chip Saltsman -- campaign CEO for GOP gubernatorial hopeful Randy Boyd -- publicly confronted Republican Party of Shelby County Chairman Lee Mills for allowing his primary candidate, Rep. Diane Black, to introduce keynote speaker Sen. Tim Scott of South Carolina.
House Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows said Tuesday the Trump administration has been informed of the powerful conservative group's input on potential gun legislation in the wake of the fatal school shooting in Parkland, Florida, on Feb. 14.
The Supreme Court's decision to reject the Trump administration's request on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program isn't deterring top House Republicans from continuing their push to pass a conservative-backed immigration bill.
House Speaker Paul Ryan said Tuesday Congress needs to look into how to best prevent more school shootings while ensuring they aren't infringing on people's constitutional rights.
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise spoke with survivors of the recent high school shooting in Parkland, Fla. Monday about what they went through and his own experience as a shooting victim.
Former Republican National Committee chairman Michael Steele blasted Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) communication director Ian Walters' claim he was only elected into his position because of his race.
The Congressional Hispanic Caucus applauded Defense Secretary James Mattis for vowing to protect DACA recipients in the military in a letter sent Tuesday.
Following the Senate's failure to pass legislation providing protections for "Dreamers" Thursday, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell called on his colleagues to get past partisan bickering and come to a consensus on an immigration plan the president is willing to sign.
It remains unclear whether Congress will pass legislation addressing the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program ahead of its March 5 deadline, or even in coming months, as partisan divisions continue to plague both chambers.
WASHINGTON -- House Republicans are throwing their weight behind an immigration bill widely supported by conservatives that would provide a legislative fix for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program Wednesday.
WASHINGTON -- The government shut down for the second time this year after Republican Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul blocked the Senate from voting on a massive bipartisan budget bill that raises funding caps for two years ahead of Congress' midnight deadline Thursday evening.
WASHINGTON -- The Senate is inching closer toward reaching an agreement to lift budget spending caps and potentially raise the debt ceiling, but House Democrats are expressing concerns they will lose their leverage in immigration negotiations if the caps deal passes the upper chamber.
The House passed a continuing resolution Tuesday that would keep the government running through March 23, provide a full year of defense funding and two years of funding for community health centers.
The House is expected to vote on a short-term spending bill that includes a full year of defense funding and two years of funding for community health centers Tuesday, House leadership confirmed Monday evening.