9/11 Responders: GOP Resistance To Permanent Zadroga Act Is 'Un-American'New York's members of Congress said they were gaining bipartisan support for a bill making the Zadroga Act permanent before a proposal by Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-Virginia, surfaced.
Congress Poised To Dedicate $41 Million To Help End Backlog Of Rape KitsThe funding is included the $1.1 trillion government-wide spending bill.
House OKs Bill Rolling Back Huge Flood Insurance Premium HikesThe bill would allow sellers to pass along their subsidized, below-market insurance rates to new buyers and lower the limit on how much flood insurance premiums can rise each year. The measure was approved 306-91.
Congress Approves Budget BillThe Senate approved legislation Wednesday that scales back across-the-board cuts on programs ranging from the Pentagon to the national park system.