by Ari Phillips Posted on October 31, 2014 Updated: October 31, 2014
Fred Upton, the Republican Congressman from Michigan and chairman of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, is in danger of losing his seat to a climate-supporting professor.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on September 22, 2014 Updated: September 22, 2014
Lawmakers did at least one good thing before leaving town to hit the campaign trail.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on September 16, 2014 Updated: September 16, 2014
"We have to be wary of a Congress that at any time can overturn local laws," said DC Mayor Vince Gray.
by Hayes Brown Posted on September 12, 2014
ACLU: "waiting until after the election ... would mark an abdication by Congress of the war powers reserved for it under Article I of the Constitution. "
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on September 4, 2014
Advocates from across the country hope to reinvigorate the movement for mental health care reform.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on August 28, 2014 Updated: August 29, 2014
Just a few hours after Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) went public with accounts of sexual harassment from her fellow lawmakers, a cadre of mostly male reporters took to the airwaves and Internet to question her credibility.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on August 27, 2014 Updated: August 27, 2014
“You know, Kirsten, you’re even pretty when you’re fat."
Take everything you think you know about how courts work, throw it out the window, and you'll get an approximation of the nation's immigration courts.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 19, 2014
Community Health Systems, which operates more than 200 hospitals in 26 states, announced that Chinese hackers infiltrated its network.
by Scott Keyes Posted on August 13, 2014
Meanwhile, the middle class has not seen an increase in three decades.