The IRS Scandal and Obamacare
Here they go again. House Republicans are expected to vote Thursday to repeal President Obama's 2010 health care law.
Thursday May 16
Why Won't Representative Cathy McMorris Rogers Represent the Interests of Her District?
Last week I took the state projections of the additional revenue that would be raised should states be allowed to collect sales tax on remote sales under the Marketplace Fairness Act , and estimated that it would bring an additional $63 million a year into various King County coffers by 2017.
Wed May 15, 2013
The Modesto Bee
Ex-SC Gov. Sanford reclaims House seat in comeback
Republican Mark Sanford, the former South Carolina governor whose extramarital affair derailed his political career, returned to Congress on Wednesday with his Argentine "soul mate" at his side.
Sun May 12, 2013
Sunday Spotlight: Moms on Capitol Hill
In a special Mother's Day edition of our Sunday Spotlight, ABC's " This Week " had a glimpse inside an exclusive club on Capitol Hill: women who give birth while serving in Congress.
Crooks and Liars
Sunday Morning Bobblehead Thread
There are 436 representatives and 100 senators in Congress today. The Washington press corps is comprised of several dozens of reporters.
Fri May 10, 2013
Scoop: this Week with George Stephanopoulos on Abc - Sunday, May 12, 2013
Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., and Sen. Jack Reed , D-R.I., speak exclusively to ABC News Chief Global Affairs Correspondent Martha Raddatz, Sunday on "This Week." The debate over Benghazi was reignited this week as new testimony and newly-revealed emails brought fresh scrutiny to the Sept.
Real Clear Politics
GOP Pushes Female-Friendly Issues, Candidates
Endeavoring to rebrand their party, GOP elders do not want voters conjuring up names like Richard Mourdock and Todd Akin when they hear the words "Republican Party." They want you to think of Martha Roby.
Will The Ghosts Of Benghazi Haunt Hillary?
BENGHAZI TALKING POINTS UNDERWENT 12 REVISIONS: When it became clear last fall that the CIA's now discredited Benghazi talking points were flawed, the White House said repeatedly the documents were put together almost entirely by the intelligence community, but White House documents reviewed by Congress suggest a different story, ABC's JONATHAN ... (more)
Thu May 09, 2013
HOH: Members, Sheryl Crow Party at Down Syndrome Foundation Gala
A catwalk's worth of government and media big shots let their hair down at a Wednesday night fundraiser where special needs met special interests.
Grocery stores fight calorie display rules
WASHINGTON The lobbyist for grocers including Kroger Co. and Safeway Inc. is calling on President Barack Obama to curtail a U.S. health law provision that mandates the companies display the calorie content of all their foods.
Wed May 08, 2013
Inslee Signs Bill For Registry Of Gun Offenders
Gov. Jay Inslee has signed a measure to create a central registry to track firearm offenders in Washington state.
Congresswoman opposes Indian casino near Spokane
A congresswoman has joined opponents of a proposed Indian casino near Fairchild Air Force Base outside Spokane, saying such a large, commercial development might prompt the military to close the base in the future.
Drug Store News
Independent pharmacists conduct more than 500 meetings with legislators on the Hill
More than 300 independent community pharmacists from across the country met in Washington, D.C. at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill Wednesday for the 2013 National Community Pharmacists Association Conference on Legislation and Government Affairs.
Tue May 07, 2013
Airman remembered as role model, light of his family
More recently, he became a father in his own right -- to a baby girl named Payton.
Mon May 06, 2013
Court-Martial To Begin On 2009 Iraq Killings
Prosecutors are preparing to argue that an Army sergeant committed premeditated murder when he shot five fellow servicemen in Iraq.
Officials remember Fairchild aircrew killed in crash
This undated photo released by the U.S. Air Force shows Capt. Mark T. 'Tyler' Voss, 27, of Boerne, Texas.
Developing Story: 2 Men Arrested After Lewiston Shooting
A reported home-invasion shooting in Lewiston has led to the arrest of two men. Lewiston Police say no one was injured, but 26-year-old Michael Wilson of Lapwai was arrested on suspicion of attempted first-degree murder.
3 Killed In 2 Motorcycle Crashes In Washington
Three people were killed in two motorcycle crashes over the weekend on Highway 101 in Western Washington.
Camas Toddler Loses Leg In Mower Accident
An 18-month-old from Camas is recovering at a Portland hospital after losing a leg in an accident with a riding lawnmower driven by the toddler's grandfather.
Thu May 02, 2013
Fairchild should get KC-46A decision this month
Fairchild Air Force Base should get word later this month whether it will become the permanent home for the Air Force's new KC-46A tankers.