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Will Congress shrug off President Barack Obama's warning that imposing new sanctions on Iran would derail fragile diplomatic efforts to ensure Tehran does not get a nuclear weapon? That's one of the key questions as Secretary of State John Kerry heads to Congress on Tuesday to face off with lawmakers wary of the tentative and temporary nuclear ... (more)
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7 hrs ago | Northern Michigan News
The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff is warning Congress that failure to act on a defense policy bill before year's end would create more uncertainty for the military and undercut the nation's commanders.
11 hrs ago | US News & World Report
The Republicans squandered the summer of 2013. Rather than use the long congressional recess to lay the groundwork among the American people for a plan to further reduce spending or to prepare them for the possibility of a government shutdown triggered by President Barack Obama over his insistence on going ahead with Obamacare, the party went ... (more)
15 hrs ago | Reno Gazette-Journal
"Volunteers agree that volunteering enriches their sense of purpose in life and that was evident early last month at the Retired Senior Volunteer Program annual recognition luncheon at John Ascuaga's Nugget," said RSVP Director Scott Trevethick.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says Democrats won't have a party-backed candidate to run against Republican Rep. Mark Amodei in 2014, but he's not ready to surrender the governor's race to incumbent Republican Brian Sandoval.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid made his rounds with the Nevada media this past week as he toured Reno and the Las Vegas Valley.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid , as well as Senators Ron Wyden , Tim Johnson , Barbara Boxer , Patty Murray , and Thomas Carper , have exempted their staffs from having to comply with the Affordable Care Act requirements.
In the 2010 election cycle, there were some high-profile examples of the Republican Party nominating candidates who were not preferred by the party establishment who then went on to lose what had been considered very winnable Senate races.
Fresh from shackling the traditional blocking ability of the Senate's minority party, Democrats are ready to muscle through President Barack Obama's nominees for pivotal judgeships and other top jobs.
In this Nov. 13, 2013 file photo, Homeland Security Secretary nominee Jeh Johnson testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing on his nomination.
More than a decade later, eight members of the Nevada Air National Guard received Combat Action Medals in a ceremony at the Guard's Base Wing Auditorium.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nv, denied a CNN report saying that he was the only top congressional leader to exempt "some of his staff from having to buy insurance through the law's new exchanges."
With a blizzard of statistics about debt and deficits, U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson on Friday took his brand of fiscal conservatism to Milwaukee's City Hall, a building once frequented for decades by Socialists.
The eight men helped fight off an attack in Afghanistan that lasted for about an hour and involved thousand of rounds of mortar and small-arm fire in 2002.
A dozen people stood in front of McDonald's in Oberlin with signs Thursday, part of a national push for higher wages for fast-food employees.
The reality of a Mel Watt-led Federal Housing Finance Agency is sinking in, with Washington policy analysts expecting a final vote and confirmation for Watt to lead the agency as early as next week.