Trump Certifies Iranian Compliance With Nuclear Agreement

National Security | Will Racke
Mohammad J. Zarif, Iranian Minister of Foreign Affairs, walks past UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres at U.N. Headquarters. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Says Tehran is violating ‘spirit’ of deal

GOP Sen: 30 Dems Met With Russian Ambassador On Iran Deal

Politics | Kerry Picket

‘Members of this body are slandering former colleagues for having and taking the same opportunities’

Ted Cruz Tries To Wreck Liz Warren's Legacy With One Sentence

Politics | Thomas Phippen
U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) questions Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf (not pictured) during his testimony before a Senate Banking Committee hearing on the firm's sales practices on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., September 20, 2016. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

It takes just a few words

GOP Senators To Introduce Bill To Reduce Legal Immigration

Politics | Alex Pfeiffer
Sen. Tom Cotton listens to testimony during a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on Capitol Hill on February 2, 2016 (Getty Images)

‘We have a legal immigration system that is not working for American workers’

Senators Urge Army To Authorize Use Of Polymer Magazines For Rifles

National Security | Russ Read
A U.S. Marine with the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit's maritime raid force fires an M4 carbine at a range in Jordan June 9, 2013, during Eager Lion 2013. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Christopher Q. Stone/Released)

The Marines have already OK’d them

Attorney General Has An Interesting Plan For Helping Trump: Sue The Government

Politics | Christopher Bedford
President Donald Trump flanked by Vice President Mike Pence and General James Mattis. Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images.

‘The government needs to move quickly’

Senate Foreign Relations Member: 'Investigate Patrick Kennedy And Everyone Involved In This Scandal'

Politics | Christian Datoc
Patrick Kennedy, Undersecretary of State for Management testifies during a House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on September 18, 2013 (Getty Images)

‘… or be complicit in a cover-up’

Report: Deficit Will Be Much Higher Than Initially Projected For 2016

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
Capitol Dome Shutterstock/Copyright: gary718

‘Reading these CBO economic outlook reports remind me of the movie ‘Groundhog Day.”

Criminal Justice Reform Efforts Move Forward At State Level

US | Eric Lieberman
Judge about to bang gavel on sounding block in the court room. [Shutterstock - wavebreakmedia]

State vs. Federal battle

Senators To DOJ: Stop Investigating Global Warming Skeptics

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. Attorney General Lynch looks toward U.S. President Obama during a meeting with other top law enforcement officials to discuss what executive actions he can take to curb gun violence, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

‘Immediately cease’

One Of These People Could Be Trump's Running Mate

Elections | Alex Pappas

‘A military general, primary opponent or governor’

GOP Senator Accused Of Bigotry Reiterates Opposition To Obama Judicial Nominee

Politics | Evan Gahr
Jessica McGowan/GETTY IMAGES

Rare rebuff to racial McCarthyism

Libs Race Bait GOP Senator For Thwarting Latino Judge's Nomination

Washington Gadfly | Evan Gahr
Jessica McGowan/GETTY IMAGES

Because opposing judicial activism is a sure sign of prejudice

Freshman Senator: 'I'm Not Looking For A Balanced Budget, I'm Looking For A Surplus Budget'

Politics | Alex Pappas

‘Outside perspective is the biggest asset I bring’

Notes From A Republican Tsunami In Georgia, And The Untold Story Of It All

Opinion | Brandon Howell
David Perdue Georgia Signs

How David Perdue beat the Democrats’ much-vaunted ground game.

David Perdue Defeats Michelle Nunn In Georgia

Politics | Alex Pappas

Perdue wins without a run-off

Michelle Nunn Won't Say If She Would Have Voted For Obamacare

Politics | Derek Hunter

Dodges question while praising aspects, attacking opponent

Michelle Nunn To Campaign With Man Her Dad Thought Was A Bad Role Model

Politics | Chuck Ross

Senator dad was not happy with Bill Clinton

How Democrats Are Relying On Black Pastors In The Georgia Senate Race

Politics | Alex Pappas

TheDC travels to Georgia, where Democrats need the black vote