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4 hrs ago | Roll Call
The Senate overwhelmingly passed the agreement to address the Veterans Affairs health care crisis just a few hours before the August recess.
8 hrs ago | Daily Reporter
Congress ran full-tilt into election-year gridlock over immigration Thursday and staggered toward a five-week summer break after failing to agree on legislation to cope with the influx of young immigrants flocking illegally to the United States.
8 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com
Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee Chairman Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., followed by House Veterans' Affairs Committee Chairman Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., leave the Senate TV studio after a news conference on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Monday, July 28, 2014, about a bipartisan deal to improve veterans' health care that would authorize at least $17 ... (more)
10 hrs ago | Roll Call
Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla. - the fiscal hawk of the Senate who has earned the nickname Dr. No.
14 hrs ago | WebCPA
A bill requiring government agencies to disclose how much companies would be able to claim in tax credits and other benefits when they reach settlements with enforcement agencies has passed a key committee.
LAWLESSNESS OF THIS PRESIDENT. EXPERTS SAY IF THE LAWSUIT MAKES ITS WAY TO COURT AND THE LOSING SIDE APPEALS, IT MAY NOT BE SETTLED UNTIL AFTER THE PRESIDENT LEAVES OFFICE.
The company that conducted background checks on both NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden and Navy Yard gunman Aaron Alexis is under fire over a new administrative support contract with the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services awarded earlier this month worth nearly $200 million.
This April 18, 2013 file photo shows an aerial view of the remains of a fertilizer plant and an apartment complex to the left, destroyed by an explosion in West, Texas.
The government has failed to inspect virtually all of the chemical facilities that it considers to be at a higher risk for a terror attack and has underestimated the threat to densely populated cities, congressional investigators say.
Sen. Claire McCaskill contemplates the future of the National Technical Information Service.
Some 83,000 Defense Department employees and contractors remain eligible for security clearances despite owing an aggregate of $730 million in unpaid taxes, the Government Accountability Office reported.
It turns out that even having high security clearance doesn't mean you are up to date on paying your taxes: the government's chief watchdog said Monday that 26,000 Defense Department workers and contractors with high clearances are in arrears.
OpenSecrets has launched its new service tracking the stock trades of members of Congress .
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 11:28 pm
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