Paul Ryan Elected Speaker Of The HouseBefore the vote, John Boehner bade farewell to his colleagues after a quarter-century House career, including the last five as speaker.
House Speaker John Boehner Explains Decision To ResignIn a stunning move, House Speaker John Boehner informed Republicans that he would step down at the end of October.
Pope Delivers Historic Address To Congress, Urges Lawmakers To Embrace MigrantsGreeted by a roar of welcome from U.S. lawmakers, Pope Francis walked with an ear-to-ear smile into the Capitol's House chamber Thursday for the first-ever address by a pontiff to a joint meeting of Congress.
State Department: No Record Of Hillary Clinton Signing Form About Turning Over DocumentsQuestions about whether Clinton signed such a document have swirled since the revelation of her use of a personal email account for government-related work.
Netanyahu In Speech To Congress: Iran Nuclear Deal 'Paves Path To Bomb'Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu thanked the United States and President Barack Obama for aiding Israel, but warned of the threat that Iran poses to Israel's survival.
Sen. Schumer Will Attend Netanyahu Speech On Capitol Hill, Rep. Rangel Will NotCritics have charged that House Speaker John Boehner ignored protocol by inviting Netanyahu without first consulting the president and that the speech opens the Capitol up to Israeli politics.
Boehner: Rep. Grimm's Resignation 'The Honorable Decision'House Speaker John Boehner called Rep. Michael Grimm’s announcement that he will be resigning from Congress after pleading guilty to tax evasion "the honorable decision."
What Gridlock? House Passes Bipartisan Budget BillThe House has given sweeping bipartisan approval to a budget bill backed by both President Barack Obama, his Democratic allies and a big majority of the chamber's Republicans.
Obama Tries To Repair Image Of Health Care LawWith his image battered amid the botched rollout of his signature health care law, President Barack launched a campaign Tuesday to defend the Affordable Care Act.
Obama: 'We Fumbled The Rollout Of This Healthcare Law’Millions of people have received cancellation notices, despite Obama's repeated pledges that people who liked their insurance plans could keep them.
Social Security In 1935: How Today's Health Law Should EvolveImagine how social security was first administered. Now imagine how the Affordable Care Act could look in 75 years.
Senate OKs Gay Rights Bill Banning DiscriminationGay rights advocates hailed the bipartisan, 64-32 vote as a historic step although it could prove short-lived.