GOP Rep. Jason Chaffetz of Utah announced Sunday that he is running for House speaker in a longshot challenge to Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of California.
A broad bipartisan coalition made a major potential breakthrough in reforming the criminal justice system Thursday. The coalition put together a bill in the Senate that would change the length of sentences for offenders.
Critics say it's insidious the way government employees feel they must spend whatever money is left at the end of the fiscal year rather than return it. But some say they're not to blame for this 'use it or lose it' mentality.
New revelations are fueling fresh questions about Hillary Clinton's email scandal, indicating that hackers knew about her private account and targeted it.
Donald Trump is shaking up politics like never before. CBN's David Brody spoke with the GOP frontrunner about how he hopes to gain support from the all-important evangelical voting bloc.
Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson has come under fire for stating he would not support a Muslim for president. Now a recent poll shows that many Americans agree with him.
The Senate and House are set to vote Wednesday on a stopgap spending measure that would prevent a government shutdown. The bill allows 10 more weeks to negotiate a budget for 2016.
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, won this year's presidential straw poll at the Family Research Council's 10th annual Values Voter Summit in Washington, D.C., this weekend.
Outgoing Speaker of the House John Boehner vowed there will be no government shutdown when the money runs out at midnight on Wednesday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. Kevin McCarthy has risen to the upper reaches of House leadership mostly on the basis of his people skills and political smarts rather than his policy chops.