Most Republicans want GOP in Congress to stand up to Biden: poll

When President-elect Joe Biden is inaugurated on Wednesday, Democrats will control the White House, as well as both houses of Congress. With the GOP losing control of the presidency and in the minority in the…

Capitol Police intelligence report before Jan. 6 riot warned ‘Congress itself’ could be targeted: report

An internal Capitol Police intelligence report issued three days before the storming of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 said “Congress itself” could be targeted by protesters gathering in Washington, D.C.,…

NJ Rep. Sherrill says unidentified Congress members led ‘reconnaissance’ tours prior to Capitol attack

Rep. Mikie Sherrill, D-N.J., said Tuesday that she witnessed some lawmakers leading people through the Capitol the day before the riot in what looked like a “reconnaissance” tour, and said members will be…

Airport security increasing for members of Congress traveling to, from DC: report

Harassment doesn’t fly. Federal authorities are allegedly stepping up airport security for members of Congress as they travel to and from Washington, D.C., after the Capitol building was attacked last…

Andrew McCarthy: Trump and impeachment – with days left in his term, what should Congress do?

Life would certainly be easier if challenges came at us in a vacuum.   The question pressing the nation right now is, of course, whether President Trump should be impeached and…

Alyssa Milano calls on Congress to pass 4 pieces of legislation following Ossoff, Warnock wins

Alyssa Milano celebrated the Democratic wins in the Georgia Senate runoff race by immediately taking to Twitter to encourage the government to pass four pieces of legislation.  The actress and…

Electoral College objections in Congress: What to know

The House and Senate will convene at 1 p.m. Wednesday for a joint session of Congress to certify President-elect Joe Biden‘s electoral win, and a group of GOP lawmakers intends to raise objections…

Trump puts pressure on Pence ahead of election showdown in Congress

President Trump is turning up the heat on Vice President Mike Pence on the eve of a joint session of Congress that is all but certain to certify President-elect Joe…

Maduro’s grip tightens as Venezuelan socialists take control of once-defiant congress

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) – Nicolás Maduro was set to extend his grip on power Tuesday as the ruling socialist party prepared to assume the leadership of Venezuela’s congress, the last…

Homan defends freshman Rep. Boebert’s fight to carry gun into Congress: ‘I don’t see a problem’

Rep. Lauren Boebert, R-Colo., is defending her Second Amendment right to carry a gun on Capitol Hill and former Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Acting Director Tom Homan has backed her stance.…