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Republican Ed Royce, incumbent representative for the 39th district over the last 22 years, is the chair of the Foreign Affairs Committee in the U.S. House of Representatives. ... He believes he will bring something new to the table if elected to ...
The poll was conducted by NMB Research and funded by the Congressional Leadership Fund, a super PAC supporting Republican candidates for U.S. Congress. Despite indicators that Gallagher is pulling ahead, the amount of money being spent by his ...

The signs vie for space with political campaign placards at intersections along State Route 43 as a constant reminder to Central Valley residents.
Darrell Issa Sunday night, contending the Vista Republican's "primary contribution to the United States Congress has been to obstruct and to waste taxpayer dollars on trumped-up investigations that have led nowhere.
Last month, 16 members of Congress wrote to the government Accountability Office (GAO) to express concern over recent changes in the U.S. movie industry. Their concerns had nothing to do with the quality of the latest super-hero film or the price of ...

Aspen millionaire Tatnall Hillman has donated more to conservative campaigns this year than in any previous year, doling out at least $800,000 to congressional campaigns, presidential candidates, and conservative groups. What? ... 1, and not including ...
Orlando, Fla. (AP) - Clasping the $4,000 check that Orlando area real estate agents handed him, Rep. John Mica stood in the F&D Cantina restaurant and described his pathway to a 13th term in Congress. "We've got to get everybody out to vote," the ...
Jesse Wineberry, crushed in an August challenge to U.S. Rep. Adam Smith, is already angling for the legislative seat of State Sen. Pramila Jayapal -- even though Jayapal has yet to win election to Congress. "Over 40 PCO's (precinct committee officers ...
"In Congress, I know that Hartman will stand up and fight to raise the minimum wage, end the influence of secret money in politics, and address the climate change crisis.
Republican groups, including the National Republican congressional committee, have started running ads linking Democrats to a Clinton White House, calling on voters to support divided government and prevent a Congress that would rubber-stamp a ...
Republican groups have flooded the Treasure Coast and northern Palm Beach County district with ads, spending nearly $6 million to support U.S. Army veteran Brian Mast, as the GOP seeks to capture from Democrats an open seat in a Republican-leaning ...
Issa is running his toughest congressional campaign to date, an increasingly nasty race that has been declared a "toss-up" by the nonpartisan Cook Political Report.
There is a quiet but increasing fear among Republicans that Trump's turmoil is putting control of the U.S. House of Representatives, where Republicans hold a 59-seat majority, into play.

Ryan lectured Young Republicans in his native Wisconsin last Friday, and the national news media were invited to listen along. The speaker wanted to make the case for Republican voters to turn out and back GOP congressional candidates, even if they can ...
The National hockey League's policies on head injuries and concussions are attracting more scrutiny in Washington, where Democratic members of the House Committee on Energy and commerce have joined the call for the league to explain how it cares for ...
U.S. Reps. Darin LaHood, R-Peoria, and Dan Lipinski, D-Western Springs, introduced a measure this week to set up a joint House-Senate panel, equally divided between Republicans and Democrats, to recommend reforms to make the legislative bodies, in ...
In recent days, U.S. officials tell NBC News, American spy agencies have determined that the Russian government was behind the leaks of Democratic National Committee emails to Wikileaks and others - and that the goal was to undermine confidence in the ...
Ted Cruz, R-Texas, speaks during a U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., to consider five nominees to fill vacancies on federal courts in Texas.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator John Barrasso (R-WY), chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, praised the Senate's passage of S. 246, the Alyce Spotted Bear and Walter Soboleff Commission on Native children Act.
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee attacked U.S. Rep. Carlos ... "The offshore oil industry in the United States fuels about 20 percent of our economy and assets like this are an important part of an all-of-the-above energy strategy that ...
The bank's move earlier this week to claw back $41 million in stock awarded to Stumpf, an unprecedented rebuke for a major U.S. bank CEO, is unlikely to silence calls for him to resign over revelations Wells Fargo's branch staff opened as many as two ...
A bipartisan group of 18 U.S. congressional representatives, led by judiciary committee members Rep. Doug Collins (R-GA) and Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY), have sent a joint letter to Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch this afternoon, calling for the Dept ...
"You can call us wrong, but don't call us weasels. We are not weasels. We are honest people, ... Committee chairman Bob Goodlatte of Virginia contended that Clinton had played "fast and loose with national security" and said it defied logic that she ...
BILATERAL trade opportunities and Jamaica's efforts to diversify its energy sources were among the main issues discussed by Prime Minister Andrew Holness at a meeting with senior United States congresswoman Carolyn B Maloney (Dem- NY) during his visit ...
The Congressional Blockchain Caucus was formed by Jared Polis, a Democrat congressman from Colorado and longtime bitcoin believer, and Mick Mulvaney, a Republican representing South Carolina.
House Ways and Mean Committee: Hearing on healthcare fraud investigations, 10 a.m. http://bit.ly/2daGvEX. House Financial Services Subcommittee on Housing and insurance: Hearing entitled "The Impact of US-EU Dialogues on U.S. insurance markets," 2 ...
WASHINGTON - For the first time since the Tea Party wave of 2010, all six South Carolina Republican incumbents in the U.S. House - and one in the U.S. Senate - will face a Democratic challenger on election Day. It's an exciting development for ...
What do you want to accomplish if elected? "From weak positions on national security to thwarting job growth and economic prosperity, Congressman Nolan is ...
Granted, one reason that Bresch earned poor reviews for her performance is that members of the committee were sometimes more concerned with grandstanding and badgering while not seeming to understand her answers, like Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT ...
The US Senate debated and voted yesterday on an important resolution on whether to stop a $1.15 billion arms sale to Saudi Arabia.
The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee voted 19-15 today to hold Hillary Clinton's former IT staffer in contempt of Congress. For the second time in two weeks, Bryan Pagliano, former senior adviser for information resource management at ...
On Wednesday, the U.S. Senate Finance Committee approved the bill with an 18-8 vote.
U.S. Rep. Kevin Brady, R-The Woodlands, chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, in his office in the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C.
A congressional committee is probing the US Food and Drug Administration's Office of Criminal Investigations amid questions about its management and handling of cases, Reuters reports.
The U.S. House of Representatives Committee on veterans' Affairs is demanding answers from the Department of Veterans Affairs about the systems and processes in place to prevent people from receiving benefits they are not entitled to after findings ...
Joe Manchin, frequently was cut off by members of the U.S. House Committee on government Oversight & Government Reform who criticized her about the 400-percent price increase on the life-saving product needed by allergy-attack sufferers.
The U.S. House of Representatives Committee on veterans' Affairs is demanding answers from the Department of Veterans Affairs about the systems and processes in place to prevent people from receiving benefits they are not entitled to after findings ...
NATIONAL harbor, Md. - The JSTARS request for proposals (RFP) has been delayed as the US Air Force works with Congress to scrub language in the Defense Authorization bill that would force the service to pursue a fixed-price contract, the service's ...
Orlando -- The American Academy of Family physicians voted to support legislation allowing CMS to negotiate drug prices for Medicare, during its Congress of Delegates meeting Tuesday, leaving at least one delegate pleased. "This is very important," ...
Just consider the endless energy devoted to the 2012 tragedy in Benghazi, Libya, in which four Americans were killed, including the U.S. Ambassador. At last count, upwards of 30 congressional hearings have been held on the attack, involving 10 ...
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Mylan CEO Heather Bresch is due on Capitol Hill this afternoon to testify about the rapid rise in EpiPen prices in front of the U.S. House Committee on Oversight and government Reform. Bresch, a Marion County native and daughter of ...
The 'Pakistan State Sponsor of terrorism Designation Act (HR 6069) has been moved by Republican Ted Poe and Democrat Dana Rohrabacher, who is a ranking member of the influential congressional committee on Terrorism. "It is time we stopped paying ...
Mylan CEO Heather Bresch is sworn in before testifying in front of the House oversight committee hearing on EpiPen price increases.
Mike Coffman is being challenged by former state Senate President Morgan Carroll, a Democrat, in the 6th Congressional district.
Applegate, who now has the backing of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee and California Democratic party, is trying to paint Issa as a Washington insider who grew more concerned about his national image than his constituents back home.
Last week we expressed concerns we share with the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) and others that, as Chair of the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on science, Space and technology (SST), Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX) is on ... Our initial ...


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