Texas Congressmen Want To Put Brakes On Border Wall Construction

Politics | Will Racke
A U.S. worker inspects a section of the U.S.-Mexico border wall at Sunland Park, U.S. opposite the Mexican border city of Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, November 9, 2016. Picture taken from the Mexico side of the U.S.-Mexico border. (PHOTO: REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez)

‘We’re not going to write a blank check’

Budget Debates Could Cripple Future U.S. Military Action

National Security | Thomas Phippen
U.S. Navy launches Tomahawk missile bound for Syrian airfield from the USS Porter (DDG 78) April 7, 2017. (Photo: Ford Williams/Courtesy U.S. Navy/Handout via Reuters)

A continuing resolution ‘would significantly constrain our military options’

Top Republican Promises No Shutdown

Politics | Phillip Stucky
REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘I’m confident’

DoJ Drops Child Porn Case In Order To Protect Surveillance Methods

US | Eric Lieberman
Hooded computer hacker stealing information with laptop. [Shutterstock - PORTRAIT IMAGES ASIA BY NONWARIT]

‘Disclosure is not currently an option’

Senate Expected To Take Up House Obamacare Repeal Plan

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
Reuters/Carlos Barria

They’re hoping to have it passed by Easter

GOP Senator Has No Answer When Tucker Asks: 'Why Hasn't Anything Been Done So Far?'

Politics | Ian Mason

‘This Congress, the Republican Congress, doesn’t seem to have done much at all…’

Cornyn In Search Of Dems To Support Concealed Carry Bill

Politics | Kerry Picket
PROVO, UT - DECEMBER 19: Damon Thueson shows a holster at a gun concealed carry permit class put on by "USA Firearms Training" on December 19, 2015 in Provo, Utah. Demand for concealed carry permits have spiked in the last several weeks with the terrorists attacks in Paris and the United States. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

‘A lot of them talk about it but it remains to be seen’

Cornyn Announces Senate Companion Bill To Concealed Carry Reciprocity Bill In House

Gun Laws & Legislation | Kerry Picket
'If we can do that for driving -- which is a privilege, not a right -- then surely we can do that for concealed carry'

Report: Trump's Labor Nominee, Andy Puzder, About To Withdraw

Business | Ted Goodman
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump gestures as Andy Puzder, CEO of CKE Restaurants, departs after their meeting at the main clubhouse at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey, U.S., November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Senate Majority Whip: ‘He’ll be confirmed’

Trump Is Moving On His Plan To Transform The Judiciary

Politics | Kevin Daley
Reuters/Carlos Barria

Unprecedented opportunity to reshape the courts

How Long Will It Take To Repeal Obamacare?

US | Sarah Hurtubise
U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan leaves after his weekly news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington

Staffers warn health law could take ‘years’ to replace

Senate Takes First Step To Repeal Obamacare, House Will Follow Suit Friday

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
U.S. Vice President-elect Mike Pence (R) and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) wave as they walk before their meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., November 30, 2016. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas -

‘The Senate just took an important step toward repealing and replacing Obamacare’

Cornyn On Manchin's Gov't Shutdown Threat: He Put Himself In A Position He Can't Win

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Government funding is set to expire at midnight

Congressional Republicans At Odds Over Length Of Obamacare Repeal and Replacement

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 28: North Carolina 11th District GOP Congressional nominee Mark Meadows speaks during the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 28, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. Today is the first full session of the RNC after the start was delayed due to Tropical Storm Isaac. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

‘That is a nonstarter for us’

Congress Demands Black History Smithsonian Include Clarence Thomas

Politics | Kevin Daley
Justice Clarence Thomas speaks to Julian Bond for the University of Virginia Black Leadership Series. YouTube screen grab: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gfAZUYCZSLQ

Senators urge museum to respect ‘intellectual diversity’

FBI Quietly Gains Remote Access To America's Computers

US | Eric Lieberman
FBI Director James Comey testifies during a House Judiciary hearing on "The Encryption Tightrope: Balancing Americans' Security and Privacy" on Capitol Hill

‘Law-abiding Americans are going to ask ‘what were you guys thinking?’

Cornyn On Continuing Resolution: 'Senator Reid's So Needy'

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
Senate Majority Leader Reid speaks to reporters on upcoming budget battle in Washington

‘They have a choice to make and they have to live with the consequences’

Cornyn: Democrats Are In No Hurry To Strike A Deal On Short-Term Spending Bill

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘So, it’s pretty predictable’

Senator To Loretta Lynch: Why Did DOJ Nix Clinton Foundation Investigation?

Politics | Chuck Ross
U.S. Attorney General Lynch is sworn in prior to testifying before House Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington

‘This kind of conduct is unacceptable’

Dems Block Zika Bill Over Planned Parenthood, EPA Provisions

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
A female Aedes aegypti mosquito is seen on the forearm of a health technician in a laboratory conducting research on preventing the spread of the Zika virus and other mosquito-borne diseases, at the entomology department of the Ministry of Public Health in Guatemala City, February 4, 2016. REUTERS/Josue Decavele

‘Women of child-bearing age are scared to death ‘