(WASHINGTON) -- The House voted Tuesday afternoon to establish a new special panel to probe what Republicans call the "weaponization of the federal government." The subcommittee of the Judiciary Committee would have extraordinary power to investigate any part of the federal government for perceived wrongdoing against... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- House Republican Whip Steve Scalise sent a letter to his colleagues Friday outlining the party's legislative agenda once it takes over the chamber in the new year. Scalise, who has been elected to become the next House majority leader, laid out a handful... Read More.
Last week, President Biden signed into law the Fiscal Year 2022 bipartisan omnibus spending package which funds the government through September 2022, invests in Northwest Washington communities and working families, and provides critical emergency aid to Ukraine. Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) secured $10,662,665... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- With the United States facing many of the same crises that Joe Biden took on when he took office one year ago, the president has been taking stock of his legislative accomplishments -- including major infrastructure and coronavirus relief packages -- and... Read More.
(ALEXANDRIA, Va.) -- The Senate-passed bipartisan infrastructure bill is on hold until the Senate also sends the House a budget bill including other key Democratic priorities, but Democratic National Committee Chairman Jaime Harrison is confident party leadership will get both bills to President Joe... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- When the Senate reconvenes Tuesday for the first time since the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol building, they'll be returning to a Capitol complex that looks entirely different than how they left it: Closed roads,... Read More.
By LIBBY CATHEY, KENNEDEY BELL, LAUREN KING and ADIA ROBINSON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump is slated to hand over control of the White House to President-elect Joe Biden in three days. The House of Representatives on Wednesday voted to... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN and ZOE MAGEE, ABC News (LONDON) -- Prince William is opening up about protecting the environment and what he describes as a "ray of light" amid the devastation of the global coronavirus pandemic.“I can’t talk... Read More.
BY: JOHN PARKINSON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer announced that the House will consider the Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment, and Expungement Act the week of Sept 21, prompting criticism from Republicans.The measure would decriminalize marijuana use... Read More.