- House approves GOP-led bill to boost Fed oversight Updated: Nov-19-15 3:10 pm
WASHINGTON - The Republican-controlled House approved a bill Thursday that supporters said would make the Federal Reserve more transparent and accountable, defying a veto threat.
- California Congressman Farr to retire after 20-plus years Updated: Nov-12-15 11:55 pm
FRESNO, California - Democratic U.S. Rep. Sam Farr of California will retire at the end of his term in 2017, ending a career in Congress spanning nearly a quarter-century, he announced Thursday.
- Pelosi on rare visit to Tibet by US congressional delegation Updated: Nov-12-15 5:56 am
BEIJING - U.S. House of Representatives Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi led a delegation of congressional Democrats on a rare trip by foreign politicians to Tibet, during a visit to China that included meetings with officials in Beijing.
- Capitol Hill Buzz: Pelosi says next president a "she" Updated: Nov-05-15 3:50 pm
WASHINGTON - House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi made a presidential prediction Thursday while talking about the budget.
- House Dem leader Pelosi leads congressional trip to China Updated: Nov-05-15 3:44 pm
WASHINGTON - House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and six other Democrats left Washington on Thursday for a trip to China that will focus on national and cyber security, climate change and human rights.
- Ex-Speaker Hastert's portrait removed from House hallway Updated: Nov-02-15 7:46 pm
WASHINGTON - New Speaker Paul Ryan has had a portrait of Dennis Hastert removed from a hallway outside the House chamber, just days after the former speaker pleaded guilty to breaking banking laws in a hush money scheme.