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A new report accuses Rep. Tom Garrett (left) of mis-using government resources

Aides to a GOP congressman say they spent most of their days chauffeuring their boss’s family and cleaning up dog poop

Former staffers for Rep. Tom Garrett claim they were required to preform personal errands for the congressman, including grocery shopping, driving his family, and looking after his dog.

A Democratic congressman is taking the first shot at a repeal of Trump’s tax law

As the new tax cuts ushered in solely by Republicans begin to take effect, one Democratic congressman is unveiling a repeal plan, signaling that President Donald Trump's primary opposition is serious about reversing his signature legislative achievement.
Paul Ryan.

Paul Ryan is losing control of an increasingly chaotic House GOP

When House Speaker Paul Ryan informed the GOP conference in April that he would not seek reelection this year, he hammered in the point to his colleagues that he would "run through the tape." The growing problem for Ryan is that the tape might be much closer than he thought.

Roger Goodell wants Congress to standardize sports betting with at least ‘four core principles,’ but one stands out over the others

The NFL's commissioner, Roger Goodell, wants uniform standards for sports betting that include at least "four core principles." While three of the principles feel like no-brainers, it is the fourth that will receive a lot of pushback from casinos and sportsbooks.
Democrats unveil their democracy reform agenda at a press conference on Monday.

Democrats unveil new agenda to drain Trump’s swamp in the run-up to the midterms

Democrats unveiled a new agenda to clean up Washington and what House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi called "one of the most compromised, corrupt administrations in history" on Monday. The effort is part of Democrats' playbook to take back the House — and possibly the Senate — in November's midterms.
President Donald Trump.

Forget impeachment: This is the greatest power Democrats will wield if they flip the House

If Democrats retake the House this fall, there is a power they will gain that few have discussed publicly but will suddenly become the centerpiece of the party's attempt to serve as a check on the president — and it has nothing to do with impeachment.

Republicans are working with Democrats to force a controversial vote — potentially infuriating Trump

A small group of moderate Republicans alongside Democrats are banding together to force a vote on an immigration bill in the House, much to the dismay of GOP leaders and the White House.

It’s official: Congress will vote on whether or not to bring back net neutrality

The Senate will vote to restore net neutrality under the Congressional Review Act, a little-known rule that allows lawmakers to overturn recently enacted regulation from a federal agency.
President Trump announces his intention to withdraw from the JCPOA Iran nuclear agreement during a statement in the Diplomatic Room at the White House in Washington, May 8, 2018.

Trump announces he’s withdrawing from the Iran nuclear deal

President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced the US government's withdrawal from the Iran deal, marking one of the biggest foreign-policy decisions of his tenure so far.
Donald Trump.

A top Democrat is using Rudy Giuliani’s statements to call for a congressional investigation into whether Trump broke the law

Elijah Cummings called for an investigation on Friday into whether President Donald Trump broke the law by failing to disclose his longtime lawyer Michael Cohen's $130,000 hush money payment to porn star Stormy Daniels on his financial disclosure.