House Passes Equality Act, Bolstering Legal Protections For LGBTQ AmericansThe bill passed by a vote of 224 to 206, with three Republicans joining Democrats in voting "yes."
CBS News Live Updates: House Impeaches Trump For Capitol Riot In Historic Bipartisan RebukeThe final vote was 232 to 197, with 10 Republicans joining all 222 Democrats in supporting a single article of impeachment charging the president with "incitement of insurrection."
Election 2020: Democrat Jamaal Bowman Wins Race In 16th Congressional DistrictAdd another new face to New York's congressional delegation.
House Delivers Impeachment Articles To Senate, Setting Stage For Historic TrialThe House of Representatives formally delivered two articles of impeachment against President Trump to the Senate on Wednesday.
Longtime Republican Congressman Peter King Will Not Seek ReelectionKing is currently serving his 14th term representing the Second Congressional District on Long Island.
Now That Government Is Open, Newly Elected Rep. Rose Says He's Ready To Fight For Working ClassWith the federal government reopened, for many new members of Congress, Monday was their first official day of business.
GOP House Wants Library Of Congress To Keep Term 'Illegal Alien'Republicans on a powerful House panel have narrowly defended a tea party-fueled move to tell the Library of Congress how to label immigrants living in the country illegally.
Rep. Michael Grimm, Domenic Recchia Spar In Final Debate For House SeatThe candidates in a tight race to represent Staten Island and parts of Brooklyn in the House of Representatives faced off in a final contentious debate Tuesday night, sparring over who would be more effective in Congress and not shying away from taking shots at each other.
Connecticut House: Woman Can't Sue State Over Chimpanzee AttackThe Connecticut House of Representatives on Monday sided with a legislative committee that recommended a woman blinded and disfigured in a 2009 chimpanzee attack should not be allowed to sue the state for financial damages.
N.J. Senators To Fast In Support Of Immigration ReformSens. Robert Menendez and Cory Booker are planning to take part in a 24-hour fast in an effort to get the House of Representatives to consider immigration reform legislation.
If 'Sequester' Budget Cuts Go Through, White House To Hit New York State HardJust eight days remain before we could go over the next fiscal cliff in Washington, and CBS 2 has learned that in New York alone the job losses would be widespread, and painful.
House Passes Bill To Avert Fiscal CliffThe U.S. House of Representatives has passed the "fiscal cliff" deal already approved by the U.S. Senate, after a decision not to allow amendments that would have kicked it back to the Senate.
Expert: Republican Party Has To Look In The Mirror, Adapt To Changing ElectorateWill it be four more years of partisanship or will both sides find a path to compromise? And will the Republican party see the outcome of campaign 2012 as a mandate to "re-image" itself?
Opinion: Republicans Are Abandoning Romney's Sinking ShipRomney is dragging his own campaign and every Republican down. Republican operatives and House and Senate candidates have conceded as much throughout the month of September.
Connecticut Senate Grants Approval To Bill That Allows Use Of Medical MarijuanaThe measure passed the state's Senate, 21-to-13, after nearly 10 hours of debate. It now goes to Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, who said in a statement that he plans to sign the bill into law.