‘Tell us your story, and we’ll make sure it gets told’
But proponents take heart from GOP divisions
North Carolina: Right-to-carry confidentiality legislation overwhelmingly passes House of Representatives - National Rifle Association - ILA
Protects gun owner privacy
The ratio of representatives to citizens (750,000 to 1) is now 20 times higher than the founders envisioned.
Now the executive branch faces questions from Congress about Petraeus’ love life
Legislation would encourage cyberthreat information sharing between private companies and government agencies
The House this coming week will consider legislation to better defend these and other corporate networks from foreign governments, cybercriminals and terrorist groups.
House of Representatives voted down a budget proposal based on President Barack Obama’s 2013 recommendations
The publicity over the issue prompted Facebook to step up and say the practice was against its terms of service.
Bill moves swiftly through the House, passing 390 to 23
Members of Congress profit from earmarks - TheDCNF
Last week the Senate passed the Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge (STOCK) Act, legislation aimed at curbing concerns, first explored by “60 Minutes,” that lawmakers were using their privileged positions to enrich themselves with inside information about public companies. The bill, sure to reach President Obama’s desk in the near future, would require lawmakers and [...]
Biden: Dems will take the House - The Hill
GOP obstructionism and a strengthening economy will propel the Democrats back into control
House Democratic Caucus chairman on Obama recess appointments
‘Let me just start by saying this to anyone who’s watching, Merry Christmas’
Hoyer wanted to be recognized on the House floor to force a vote on the Senate’s payroll tax cut extension
Rep. Joe Walsh: ‘Outrageous’ rule is ‘political correctness run amok’
‘One thing is certain; he gave his life in defense of our country’
‘This version makes it more likely taxes will be raised, government will grow and economic freedom will be diminished’
Whipcast allows access to bills, GOP policy talking points, press releases, floor schedules and video from mobile devices
In Congress, the rich get richer - Roll Call
Net worth of lawmakers up 25 percent in two years