In 2007, she became the first woman to chair the powerful House Rules Committee.
"I would encourage Mr. Spicer if he’s going to start talking about my business to give me a darn call."
"You now have the chance for a fresh start."
They'll try to do it by amending a GOP bill to investigate Planned Parenthood.
A group of lawmakers and safety advocates demanded the White House to reveal what food safety provisions are in the Trans-Pacific Partnership, alleging they will prove inadequate.
Rep. Louise Slaughter (D) was re-elected to Congress on Wednesday after Republican Mark Assini conceded the race over a week
Forty years ago today, President Nixon addressed the nation to announce he would be resigning the next day -- the only time in US history this has happened. Today, President Obama announced the US will be dropping bombs on Iraq once again. That's a pretty heavy-duty amount of the past to contemplate, in one week.
Slaughter predicted that in the unlikely event a court actually grants standing for the case, it would be disastrous for
House Speaker John Boehner's lawsuit against the Obama administration would make America more like France and other European countries, witnesses testified at a hearing on the proposed lawsuit.
As the revolving door spins faster than ever between jobs in government and corporate America, information and who you know are the currency that gets you through the tollgate, information that paying clients then use for ever greater profits and a competitive edge.