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56 min ago | The Huffington Post
During an interview with ABC's "This Week" airing Sunday, Cruz said he believes Republicans could repeal "every single word" of President Barack Obama's signature legislation -- even while the president remains in office.
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5 hrs ago | The Northwestern in Oshkosh
In this Feb. 4, 2014, file photo, Peter Swire, of the Review Group on Intelligence and Communications Technology, testifies before the House Judiciary Committee's hearing on Recommendations to Reform FISA Authorities, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
7 hrs ago | The Island Packet
The Parkinson's Action Network Forum in Washington D.C. is a two-day training program on government policy and issues pertaining to Parkinson's disease and other neurodegenerative diseases.
After a whirlwind of congressional speeches, meetings, talks from experts and meetings with their own elected representatives, Ohio Farm Bureau Federation members completed their 2014 trip to Capitol Hill with mixed feelings.
Though exporting offers considerable challenges to North American service centers, finding an alternate destination for material can be a source of growth.
"Fight to Live" trailer "Fight to Live" Q&A with Barbara Kopple He was her boy.
From left, Mayors Tim Sbranti of Dublin, Jerry Thorne of Pleasanton and John Marchand of Livermore, who are also the board of directors of Tri-Valley Community Television.
FEBRUARY 14: U.S. Sen. John McCain gestures as he walks into a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, February 14, 2012 in Washington, DC.
DECEMBER 11: Sen. Jay Rockefeller participates in a news conference about preserving Medicaid funding during the "fiscal cliff" negotiations at the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill December 11, 2012 in Washington, DC.
A new TV campaign is trying to rally public opinion to pressure the U.S. Supreme Court to allow video cameras to record the proceedings.
Marijuana legalization was a hot topic at the recent meeting of the National Governors Association in Washington, for obvious reasons – among them the prospect of raising much-needed revenue by taxing pot sales.
In the past month with anticipation and release of Season 2 of House of Cards , there has been a slew of stories about who watches the show and why they watch.
A silver car went airborne and crashed into a tree early Friday morning in Southeast Washington, leaving a mangled mess.
Ask a Texas transplant about living in the nation's capital, and you are likely to get an answer with a wistful memory about his or her former home.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie chided some of his fellow Republicans -- and particularly those in Washington -- by using the stage of an annual conservative conference to blast "dysfunction in Congress" and urge the party to "start talking about what we're for and not what we're against."