Mike Conaway

When Rep. Mike Conaway (R-Texas) challenges Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.) on her facts, Speier’s response draws loud applause throughout the room.
California Rep. Jackie Speier made the comment during U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland's testimony.
Conaway is the fifth congressional Republican in just two weeks to announce a decision to not seek reelection in 2020.
The Trump administration wants to cut benefits for 755,000 people through regulation.
Who needs Congress when you can write your own regulation?
Negotiators wanted to keep the pressure on by not doing a short-term extension. But it's rural lawmakers who are feeling the pressure most.
The GOP bill would lower income limits for some SNAP recipients and raise them for certain agricultural subsidies.
The legislation would plow savings into a new training program, among other things.
The bill might push more people off benefits than previously thought.