01/23/2014 7:22amAttorney General Eric Holder is backing a bill to give federal judges more discretion over sentencing for some drug crimes.
01/23/2014 2:36pmRep. Paul Ryan on Thursday told Texas business leaders eager for changes to immigration laws that House Republicans will tackle reform in pieces and ruled out negotiations with the Senate on its comprehensive measure.
01/23/2014 2:49pmRep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, the highest ranking GOP woman in Congress, will give the party's response to President Barack Obama's State of the Union address on Tuesday.
01/23/2014 3:45pmCongress has cleared the way for the United States to provide Iraq with new military equipment to aid its battle against al-Qaida.
01/23/2014 4:15pmA Washington state lawmaker has introduced a bill to increase what is already the highest state minimum wage in the nation to $12 an hour over the next three years, but the measure faces an uphill battle in a politically divided Legislature.