Congress

Jan. 6 committee asks Republican lawmaker for information
Rep. Scott Perry (R-Pa.).
capitol riot aftermath

Jan. 6 committee asks Republican lawmaker for information

The criminalization of journalism?
Julian Assange.
Jack Hunter

The criminalization of journalism?

10 things you need to know today: December 15, 2021
House recommends contempt charge against Mark Meadows
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: December 15, 2021

House votes to hold Mark Meadows in contempt of Congress
Mark Meadows.
Law and Order

House votes to hold Mark Meadows in contempt of Congress

Judge rules Trump can't shield tax returns from House committee
Donald Trump.
tax time

Judge rules Trump can't shield tax returns from House committee

Senate votes to raise debt ceiling by $2.5 trillion
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer.
crisis (almost) averted

Senate votes to raise debt ceiling by $2.5 trillion

Who is the wealthiest member of Congress?
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.
money, money, money

Who is the wealthiest member of Congress?

House Jan. 6 committee votes to hold Mark Meadows in contempt
Mark Meadows.
capitol riot aftermath

House Jan. 6 committee votes to hold Mark Meadows in contempt

Senate passes bill that clears the way for debt ceiling increase
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer.
bipartisanship

Senate passes bill that clears the way for debt ceiling increase

Senate passes resolution to repeal Biden's vaccine mandate
Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.).
vaccination nation

Senate passes resolution to repeal Biden's vaccine mandate

In attempt to block subpoenas, Meadows sues House Jan. 6 committee
Mark Meadows.
capitol riot aftermath

In attempt to block subpoenas, Meadows sues House Jan. 6 committee

After Senate leaders reach a deal, House passes debt ceiling plan
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell.
bipartisanship

After Senate leaders reach a deal, House passes debt ceiling plan

Biden laments attacks on Saule Omarova
Saule Omarova, Biden's pick for comptroller of the currency.
'inappropriate'

Biden laments attacks on Saule Omarova

Nunes realized what Republicans actually care about
Devin Nunes.
Picture of W. James Antle IIIW. James Antle III

Nunes realized what Republicans actually care about

Can the Senate pass the reconcilation bill before Christmas?
Capitol building christmas.
A christmas miracle?

Can the Senate pass the reconcilation bill before Christmas?

A Kansan remembrance of Bob Dole
Bob Dole.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

A Kansan remembrance of Bob Dole

The daily business briefing: December 3, 2021
The Didi app
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: December 3, 2021

Shutdown averted as Senate passes bill to fund government
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer.
crisis averted

Shutdown averted as Senate passes bill to fund government

House passes spending bill, setting up showdown in the Senate
The U.S. Capitol.
congress

House passes spending bill, setting up showdown in the Senate

Biden: No shutdown unless somebody decides to be 'erratic'
Joe Biden.
no shutdown please

Biden: No shutdown unless somebody decides to be 'erratic'

House reaches deal to try and avoid shutdown
Capitol building and christmas tree.
crisis halfway averted

House reaches deal to try and avoid shutdown

Senate GOP reportedly plans to force government shutdown over vaccine rules
Mike Lee
Defund the Vaccine

Senate GOP reportedly plans to force government shutdown over vaccine rules

Omar ended call with Boebert after she 'refused to publicly acknowledge' anti-Muslim remarks
Rep. Lauren Boebert.
impasses

Omar ended call with Boebert after she 'refused to publicly acknowledge' anti-Muslim remarks

Top House Dems blast Boebert for 'Islamophobic' comments
lauren boebert
Pelosi steps in

Top House Dems blast Boebert for 'Islamophobic' comments

The false promises of Kyrsten Sinema
Kyrsten Sinema.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

The false promises of Kyrsten Sinema

House passes Build Back Better bill 220-213
Nancy Pelosi.
passed

House passes Build Back Better bill 220-213

GOP goes after Biden's Soviet-born comptroller nominee
Saule Omarova.
low blow

GOP goes after Biden's Soviet-born comptroller nominee

GOP Rep. Paul Gosar becomes first sitting House member to be censured in 11 years
Rep. Gosar
wrist: slapped

GOP Rep. Paul Gosar becomes first sitting House member to be censured in 11 years

Dems will pay for punishing Gosar
Paul Gosar.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

Dems will pay for punishing Gosar

Report: House to vote Wednesday on censuring Gosar over video
Rep. Paul Gosar.
congressional censures

Report: House to vote Wednesday on censuring Gosar over video

Yellen warns Treasury's resources won't last long after Dec. 3
Janet Yellen.
raise the roof

Yellen warns Treasury's resources won't last long after Dec. 3

Vermont could soon send its 1st woman to Congress
Vermont Lt. Gov. Molly Gray.
long overdue

Vermont could soon send its 1st woman to Congress

Federal judge rules Trump can't keep Jan. 6 records from House committee
Donald Trump.
denied

Federal judge rules Trump can't keep Jan. 6 records from House committee

Pelosi pressures McCarthy to act on Gosar video
Paul Gosar.
do something

Pelosi pressures McCarthy to act on Gosar video

Jan. 6 committee subpoenas 6 Trump advisers linked to attempt to overturn election
Donald Trump.
time to talk

Jan. 6 committee subpoenas 6 Trump advisers linked to attempt to overturn election

Biden hails bipartisan infrastructure package as 'once-in-a-generation' investment
President Biden.
'a monumental step forward as a nation'

Biden hails bipartisan infrastructure package as 'once-in-a-generation' investment