Republicans unveiled the final version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act early Friday evening, paving the way for their first major legislative win of the 115th Congress.
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Top GOP lawmakers are confident the conferenced tax reform bill will pass both chambers early next week, allowing them to send the legislation to the president's desk just ahead of Christmas.
House Speaker Paul Ryan denied reporters he's contemplating retirement, telling reporters Thursday he has no plans to step down anytime soon.
House Speaker Paul Ryan said entitlement reform is going to be a top priority in 2018 for GOP lawmakers Thursday.
GOP tax negotiators in the House and Senate are gearing up to release their conference report Friday, bringing Republicans a step closer to their goal of overhauling the tax code before the end of the year.
Top GOP lawmakers in the House of Representatives are looking to pass a continuing resolution to keep the government funded through Jan. 19, while funding the Pentagon through September 2018.
Republican tax negotiators struck a deal on their tax reform legislation just ahead of conferees' first open meeting scheduled for Wednesday afternoon.
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump is slated to meet with House and Senate tax conferees at the White House Wednesday to discuss negotiations on The Tax Cuts & Jobs Act.
WASHINGTON -- House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer said Tuesday he expects the House Ethics Committee to launch an investigation into sexual harassment allegations leveled against Nevada Democrat Rep. Ruben Kihuen.
House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers is working to ensure the GOP's tax reform legislation includes language expanding opportunities for individuals and families with children with disabilities to save and invest.
Congress managed to dodge a government shutdown after the Senate passed a two-week continuing resolution Thursday, just one day before government funding was set to expire.
The House passed a two-week continuing resolution Thursday, just one day ahead of its Dec. 8 deadline.
House Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday he stands by his call for Roy Moore to drop out of the Alabama Senate race in the wake of allegations the GOP candidate sexually assaulted underage girls.
WASHINGTON -- House Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows said members of the conservative group wouldn't rule out voting for a short-term spending bill that included the Alexander-Murray health care fix if defense funding is passed separately from nondefense discretionary spending.
Republican lawmakers continue to grapple with the length of the must-pass continuing resolution as the Dec. 8 deadline to pass a measure to keep the government funded quickly approaches.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Republicans would be forced to swear in Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore if he wins his election, but believes he would "immediately have an issue with the Ethics Committee."
The vote on the motion to conference on the tax bill was more dramatic than House Republican leadership anticipated Monday evening after a sizable number of House Freedom Caucus (HFC) members opted to withhold their votes as leverage to push back the deadline of the upcoming continuing resolution (CR).
The House passed a motion permitting the House and Senate to begin formal tax negotiations Monday, bringing Republicans one step closer to achieving their goal of overhauling the tax code before the end of 2017.
WASHINGTON -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi called on Nevada Rep. Ruben Kihuen to resign just after midnight Saturday morning in the wake of allegations he sexually harassed his former campaign finance director.