Congress


GOP House Candidate Gianforte Charged With Assault

The Republican candidate in the nationally-watched election Thursday for Montana’s sole congressional seat has been charged with misdemeanor assault for allegedly grabbing a reporter by the neck and throwing him…

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Trump’s $4T Budget Arrives on Capitol Hill

President Donald Trump on Tuesday sent Congress a $4.1 trillion spending plan that relies on faster economic growth and steep cuts to programs for the poor in a bid to…

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Rosenstein Stands by Memo Critical of Comey

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein told Congress that he stands by a memo he wrote that the White House has cited as a justification for the firing last week of…

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Overbooking and Over the Top

For once, the perpetually-criticized denizens of Capitol Hill had a chance to say that something was broken besides Washington. On Tuesday, the executives of four major airlines were hauled before…

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Possible Shutdown, Health-Care Quagmire Awaiting Congress

Lawmakers returning to Washington this coming week will find a familiar quagmire on health-care legislation and a budget deadline dramatized by the prospect of a protracted battle between President Donald…

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United Airlines Says it Will Testify at House Hearing

United Airlines said on Wednesday it plans to testify at an upcoming U.S. House Transportation Committee hearing on commercial airline industry consumer issues after a passenger was dragged off an…

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