Rep. Nita Lowey, a New York Democrat, already faced a primary challenge from attorney Mondaire Jones.
Rep. Jason Chaffetz led a vote to block what he called a "gotcha amendment."
It's getting warmer, and lawmakers just keep fighting.
This summer, Congress passed a trade bill that, for the first time, formally defines "Israel" as including Arab territories that are recognized by the international community as under foreign belligerent occupation.
President Obama issued a stern statement on the problem of military sexual assault on Friday, telling military leaders they
It's now painfully clear that the president has put out a contract on the Fourth Amendment. And at the Capitol, the hierarchies of both parties are stuffing it into the trunks of their limousines, so each provision can be neatly fitted with cement shoes and delivered to the bottom of the Potomac.
Some members of Congress are trying to reign in this shadow drug industry, compounding pharmacies, by giving the FDA the authority to regulate these firms. But the industry is fighting back, using its political clout to resist federal standards.
"Let me say this: I don't have first hand information that the lobby is stronger on the other side," she said, "but the fact