U.S. Congress

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has an amendment that would stop the Colombian government from spraying coca crops with harmful chemicals.
Republican House extremists will be upping the stakes as they compete for attention in a crowded field, the conservative attorney warned.
Officials have warned that the agency's mission to protect workers' rights is in danger unless lawmakers step in.
If chosen to be Nancy Pelosi's successor, Jeffries would make history as the first Black lawmaker to lead a party in Congress.
Rep. Lauren Boebert railed against fellow Rep. Ilhan Omar, calling her a “jihad squad member” during GOP Rep. Paul Gosar’s censure hearing.
Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is stepping down as House Democratic leader but will remain in Congress.
With receding prospects for a quick fix in the lame-duck session, worries about the world’s largest securities market grow.
Republicans' wait for a majority in the U.S. House dragged into another day Tuesday.
Greene broke with other far-right Republicans, who are considering a challenge to McCarthy for the top spot.
More than 170 newly elected and returning Republicans have denied or cast doubts on Joe Biden’s presidential win in 2020.