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House passes 'Charleston loophole bill' on gun background checks

For the second day in a row, the House of Representatives passed legislation related to gun control, the latest proposal dubbed the so-called "Charleston loophole" bill, aimed at closing a gap in the background check system that allowed a man to purchase a gun and kill nine

Republican senators pray Trump signs bill to avert shutdown

Republican lawmakers are directly urging President Donald Trump on Thursday to sign a bill to avert a government shutdown, underscoring the uncertainty on Capitol Hill in whether Trump is on board just hours before Congress is supposed to vote on the package.

House passes anti-Yemen war resolution

The House adopted a resolution Wednesday calling for the end of any US military support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen, which was deemed the world's worst humanitarian crisis last year by the United Nations.

House Dems claim Whitaker owes money to 'scam' company

Acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker is being accused by House Democrats of not repaying more than $9,000 in funds to a now-shuttered, "scam" patent company he was involved with so that the money can be returned to victims.