On April 29, Senator Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.) and 32 other senators sent a letter to their Senate colleagues asking them to call on Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid to bring the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (S.1670) up for an immediate floor vote.
Would Greg Abbott maintain his strong stance against federal overreach if he is elected governor of Texas?
U.S. Rep. Walter B. Jones, Jr. (R-NC) beat back a well-financed challenge from the establishment candidate in Tuesday's Republican primary election in the Third District of North Carolina.
Several EPA employees are prepared to testify before Congress that a nearly unknown division with the agency has been preventing investigation of misdeeds.
Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) announced May 5 that on May 7 the committee will mark up the USA Freedom Act (H.R. 3361). The legislation was introduced last October 29 by Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner (R-Wis.), Chairman of Judiciary’s Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations Subcommittee, to reform the federal government’s intelligence-gathering programs — especially those conducted by the National Security Agency, or NSA — operated under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA).