With release of long-awaited secret text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), Obama can expect support from new GOP leaders Ryan, Brady in passing the dangerous pact.
Representative Paul Ryan talks a good game, but conservatives can expect no action on their behalf from the new speaker of the House.
On October 30, the Republican–controlled Senate voted 64 to 35 to pass the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015, which began its life in the Republican-controlled House as H.R. 1314. The new budget increases spending by more than $100 billion, and will allow the nation’s national debt to reach $20 trillion.
Senator Rand Paul promised to do "all he can" to block the vote on the debt ceiling deal worked out by the White House and GOP leadership.
After a cache of documents detailing the drone war was leaked, a congressman is calling for greater congressional oversight of the program.