10/28/2013 1:42amRepublicans in Congress don't usually fight for tax increases, especially ones that are part of President Barack Obama's health care law.
10/28/2013 3:12pmA federal judge on Monday sentenced former U.S. Rep. Rick Renzi to three years in prison for convictions on public corruption, money laundering and other charges, capping a corruption case prosecutors said began more than a decade ago.
10/28/2013 4:01pmA slice of corporate America thinks tea partyers have overstayed their welcome in Washington and should be shown the door in next year's congressional elections.
10/28/2013 4:03pmSen. Lindsey Graham threatened Monday to hold up all nominations for federal government positions until survivors of last year's deadly attack on the diplomatic post in Libya appear before Congress.
10/28/2013 4:33pmThe White House says Vice President Joe Biden is heading to the Capitol to have dinner with first-term House Democrats.
10/28/2013 5:04pmThe White House says it opposes legislation in the Republican-controlled House that would exempt certain financial transactions used by banks from falling under the provisions of a 3-year-old law passed in response to the 2008-2009 financial crisis.