Congress

The GOP sets an infrastructure trap
A GOP trap.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

The GOP sets an infrastructure trap

Why a 55-vote filibuster won't work
The Capitol.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

Why a 55-vote filibuster won't work

Susan Collins touts user tax for electric vehicle 'free riders'
Susan Collins.
sunday shows

Susan Collins touts user tax for electric vehicle 'free riders'

Is Joe Manchin overlooking a 'middle ground' filibuster solution?
Joe Manchin.
lower the threshold

Is Joe Manchin overlooking a 'middle ground' filibuster solution?

Democratic senator scolds Biden adviser over climate question
Brian Schatz.
lawmaking 101

Democratic senator scolds Biden adviser over climate question

Congressional report: Fisher-Price ignored warnings about sleeper being dangerous
Rep. Carolyn Maloney
safety issues

Congressional report: Fisher-Price ignored warnings about sleeper being dangerous

The strongest evidence yet that the neoliberal era is over
Ronald Reagan and Barack Obama.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

The strongest evidence yet that the neoliberal era is over

Critics decry the filibuster following vote on Capitol riot commission
Mitch McConnell.
Capitol riot

Critics decry the filibuster following vote on Capitol riot commission

Senate Republicans block Capitol riot commission bill
Capitol riot
filibustered

Senate Republicans block Capitol riot commission bill

Janet Yellen's testimony no-show angers House committee
Janet Yellen.
we can agree on this

Janet Yellen's testimony no-show angers House committee

Police reform bill stalls in Senate over qualified immunity
Bass, Scott and Booker.
police reform

Police reform bill stalls in Senate over qualified immunity

The Constitution has an answer for seditious members of Congress
An elephant.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

The Constitution has an answer for seditious members of Congress

Congress, White House reach agreement on $2 trillion coronavirus economic rescue bill
Mitch McConnell, Steven Mnuchin, Chuck Schumer
coronavirus and the economy

Congress, White House reach agreement on $2 trillion coronavirus economic rescue bill

Trump claims he 'canceled' Congress' coronavirus deal Monday night
Donald Trump.
coronavirus relief

Trump claims he 'canceled' Congress' coronavirus deal Monday night

Cardi B might run for Congress
Cardi B
folks...

Cardi B might run for Congress

Outed CIA agent Valerie Plame is running for Congress, and her launch video looks like a spy movie trailer
Valerie Plame is running for Congress
Her Name's Plame — Valerie Plame

Outed CIA agent Valerie Plame is running for Congress, and her launch video looks like a spy movie trailer

The Library of Congress' cafeteria is serving up a punny impeachment-themed dessert
Library of Congress Cafeteria.
best served cold

The Library of Congress' cafeteria is serving up a punny impeachment-themed dessert

William Barr is in contempt. Congress should send him to jail.
William Barr.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

William Barr is in contempt. Congress should send him to jail.

Why the GOP Congress will be the most unproductive in 164 years
The 115th Congress.
Picture of David FarisDavid Faris

Why the GOP Congress will be the most unproductive in 164 years

Everybody hates Congress. So why do congressmen almost always get re-elected?
Congress' approval rating is in the dumps.
Analysis

Everybody hates Congress. So why do congressmen almost always get re-elected?

6 constitutional amendments that just missed the cut
DC taxes
Feature

6 constitutional amendments that just missed the cut