Anyone may draft a bill; however, only members of Congress can introduce legislation, and by doing so become the sponsor(s).
During a debate on Tuesday night, Indiana Republican Senate candidate Richard Mourdock said that pregnancy was a gift from God, even if it was the result of rape.
Republicans learned a lesson from the stimulus that Democrats didn’t expect: unwavering opposition, distortion, deceit and ridicule actually work, especially when the opposition doesn’t put up a fight. The lesson for Democrats seems equally clear: when government actually works, let the world know about it.
Authorities reportedly set to crack down on banks for failing to monitor whether cash was being used to launder dirty money.
President Barack Obama’s statement, made Wednesday morning from the White House Rose Garden, about the U.S. envoy killings in Libya.
One spot of good news in the census data released Wednesday was on the health-care front: For the first time in three years, the share of Americans without health insurance declined, with the number of uninsured dropping by 1.3 million people from 2010 to 2011.
The funding request complicates the image that Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney has tried to project for his running mate as a fiscal watchdog who’s focused on trying to cut the federal budget.
Israel’s prime minister, ratcheting up a public feud with the U.S. over Iran, made it clear Tuesday that he was dissatisfied with Washington’s refusal to spell out what would provoke a U.S.-led military strike against Iranian nuclear facilities.
State tax revenue in the last fiscal year fell $253 million short of Gov. Chris Christie’s projections, according to legislative report released Monday, raising fresh doubts about the governor’s proposed income tax cut.
Mitt Romney’s stance on the Affordable Care Act, “Obamacare” depends on his audience.
In August 2011, President Obama challenged America to increase hiring for Veterans and military families.
The Reverend Dr. William Barber, II addresses the Plenary Session of the NAACP Convention in Houston, Texas on July 11, 2012. His speech here was the one that immediately followed Mitt Romney’s speech to the NAACP.
Obama supporters say law unfairly targets people more likely to vote for Democrats and vow to appeal to state’s top court.
Scientists from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles and Washington University in St. Louis have developed a new type of medical imaging that gives doctors a new look at live internal organs.