Blunt Responds to Dialing for Dollars FundraisingFlorida Republican Congressman David Jolly says the Republican Party makes members of Congress raise as much as $18,000 a day by making calls.
NGA Headquarters Public Comment Period Ends TodayFinal decision expected in June.
McCaskill: Pentagon Can't Close Military BasesShe says the Pentagon is just trying to get Congress' attention.
Pentagon Exploring Base Closings Without Congressional OKThe Pentagon sent a report to Congress showing that the military has about 22 percent more installation space and infrastructure than the current force requires.
Retired Teamsters Return Home After Rallying to Save Pensions400,000 nationwide face 20 to 70 percent cuts.
St. Louis VA Health Care Still Lacks DirectorMayor Slay follows up with Congressional delegation plea to Washington
Illinois Roads Could Benefit from Potential $84.7M WindfallA spending bill approved by Congress in late 2015 contains a clause allowing unused transportation earmarks to be dispensed to states for related work.
West Lake Citizens Headed to Washington Over Nuclear WasteA formal congressional hearing on a bill that would transfer jurisdiction of the landfill from the EPA to the Army Corps is expected to take place in March.
Mo. & Ill. Reaction To Budget Bill PassageHouse Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) was able to get support from both sides of the aisle, & so did Senate leaders
Craft Brewers Balk At AB InBev Bid For SAB MillerCEO Carlos Brito defends the mega beer deal in front of Congressional panel.
Slay, James Sign Letter Welcoming Syrian RefugeesSixty-two U.S. mayors lobbying Congress to avoid blockade
New Rules Rein in Lawmaker SpendingMembers of Congress have been handed a stricter set of rules on how they can spend their tax-supported allowances.