Republican Success Opens Door to Amending U.S. ConstitutionRepublicans already control Congress, the White House and more governors' offices than they have in nearly a century.
Felon On Illinois Ballot Rare, But LegalIllinois is only state that allows felons to run for statewide office.
Defense Chief: 9/11 Bill Could Be Devastating to U.S. MilitaryLegislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia for allegedly backing the terrorists who carried out the attacks could be devastating to the U.S. military.
Congress Considers Ste. Genevieve for National Parks System``Ste. Genevieve is not only a treasure to us here in Southeast Missouri, but also part of our Missouri heritage and early American identity,'' said Smith, whose southeast Missouri district includes the town.
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.