Political

(Atlanta, GA) -- The ranking Republican on the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence says the CIA's interrogation techniques are effective without being torture. On CBS's "Face the Nation," Senator Saxby Chambliss said hundreds of intelligence reports came after 9-11 planner...
(Washington, DC) -- A former senior CIA operations officer who lead the agency's interrogation program is upset by the suggestion Washington was kept in the dark. On "Fox News Sunday" Jose Rodriguez said House Democratic leaders knew what was happening and raised no objections...
(Washington, DC) -- Senator Ted Cruz is not finding much support in his attempt to block President Obama's recent executive actions on immigration. In a rare Saturday session on the federal budget, the Texas Republican got a full Senate vote on a constitutional challenge to...
(Washington, DC) -- A massive spending bill is headed to President Obama's desk after final passage by the Senate. The bipartisan legislation funds most of the federal government through September of next year and averts a government shutdown. The House approved the more than...
(Washington, DC) -- Senator Ted Cruz is not finding traction in his attempt to block President Obama's recent executive actions on immigration. In a rare Saturday session on the federal budget, the Texas Republican got a full Senate vote on a constitutional challenge to Obama's...
Undated) -- Senator Tim Scott says he believes the next Congress will do more to represent voters and return civility to Capitol Hill. The South Carolina Republican delivered the Weekly GOP address Saturday. Scott focused on the economy, calling for less regulation, revised tax...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is urging Americans to show their appreciation for our troops, especially those service members who can't be home with their families during the holiday season. During his weekly address, Obama reminded the country about the sacrifices...
(Washington, DC) -- A comprehensive defense bill is headed to President Obama's desk after easy passage by the Senate. The roughly 585-billion dollar bill authorizes Pentagon spending for 2015. The measure supports the President's request to boost the military campaign against...
(Washington, DC) -- Michigan Representative John Dingell was hospitalized a day after casting the final vote in his record-setting career. The 88-year-old Democrat's office said he was admitted to George Washington University Hospital as a precaution. He's said to be resting...