House Speaker Paul Ryan knew he had to quiet the din inside the House chamber Monday night to lead members in a moment of silence for the victims of the Paris terrorism attacks.
Congressional Republicans once again are weighing a controversial tactic to try and repeal parts of ObamaCare – and defund Planned Parenthood – despite the long odds weighing again...
There is a reason why most boxers only fight two or three times a year. Physical limitations. And that's a little bit of what's happened here on Capitol Hill for the past eight wee...
The election of a new House speaker in the middle of a Congress is rare, and here is a general rundown of how the related events will unfold Thursday.
House Republicans are still struggling to convince Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan, R-Wis., to run for speaker.
Republicans huddle Thursday to select their nominee for speaker. But a deadlock on Oct. 29 would create a sticky situation for Congress -- and indeed for Boehner.
For a moment, Rep. Trey Gowdy was conservatives' shining hope to help lead the way in a post-Boehner world. And just like that, it was over.
Pope Francis should feel quite at home when he descends on the U.S. Capitol Thursday morning.
Republican lawmakers piled into the office suite of House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., late last week to hear about GOP leaders' plan to defund Planned Parenthood -- a...
With Congress back in session, some conservatives want to remove House Speaker John Boehner from power.