Rep. Eric Cantor
Several lawmakers from New York and New Jersey said House Speaker John Boehner’s decision to abandon a vote this session would be a crushing blow to states ravaged by the devastating storm.
Republican leadership talks about budget cuts. They talk about families hurting and making tough decisions. But when they come to Washington they protect their own budgets.
After being in lockdown since about 12:37 p.m., law enforcement agencies have determined that there is no longer an active threat and that normal activities can resume.
Leaders of the House and Senate say votes could come as early as this evening on the deficit-cutting plan that’s expected to avert a government default on its debts.
Congressman Anthony Weiner said Thursday he’s finished talking about the lewd photo on Twitter. So CBS 2′s Marcia Kramer decided to go to his office on Capitol Hill to try to get you some answers. You’ll never believe what happened.
Senator Chuck Schumer may have some explaining to do after having some explaining to do.
Congress sent President Barack Obama sweeping, bipartisan legislation late Thursday to avoid a Jan. 1 spike in income taxes for millions and renew jobless benefits for victims of the worst recession in 80 years.