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How term limits for committee chairs make Congress less effective - The Washington Post

How term limits for committee chairs make Congress less effective

Who thinks they're doing worse? The wealthiest Republicans, or the poorest Democrats?

We ALL hate Congress

The single most important fact about American politics - Vox (Ezra Klein): The people who participate in politics are more ideological and more partisan, as well as angrier and more fearful, than those who don't.

It's now much more likely that the Clean Power Plan survives. *** What Antonin Scalia's death means for Obama's climate change plans ***

The Supreme Court was poised to block Obama's climate plans. Scalia's death changes that.

Who benefits most from an energized electorate? That’s the immediate question raised by the death of Associate Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Saturday morning. You think the campaign has been ug.

Republicans are planning a big campaign against Elizabeth Warren’s 2018 Senate re-election—but it’s aimed at beating her in 2020, not 2018. Drawing on the playbook they developed against Hillary Clinton, Republican groups will track and record Warren...

Republicans are planning a big campaign against Elizabeth Warren’s 2018 Senate re-election—but it’s aimed at beating her in not Drawing on the playbook they developed against Hillary Clinton, Republican groups will track and record Warren.

Congress Agrees to Maintain Homeland Security Funding – For A Week

Congress Agrees To Maintain Homeland Security Funding — For A Week

John Boehner’s ‘Regular Order’ Could Give Democrats a Win on DHS, Immigration

Conservatives would like to change the way the CBO conducts its budget analysis.

Republicans Block Reappointment of CBO Chief Doug Elmendorf

Conservatives would like to change the way the CBO conducts its budget analysis.

Sunday, January 29, 2017: 	McCain Blasts Bannon Placement On National Security Council

McCain blasts Bannon placement on National Security Council

"Loyalty to party means nothing when the party has been poisoned," Caroline McCain writes.

Can Members of Congress Change Your Mind? - David Lazer and Michael Neblo - POLITICO Magazine

Can Members of Congress Change Your Mind?

Can Members of Congress Change Your Mind? - David Lazer and Michael Neblo - POLITICO Magazine

The Brooklyn debate offers a window into an increasingly nasty and personal campaign.

Clinton and Sanders reach the limits of their patience

The Brooklyn debate offers a window into an increasingly nasty and personal campaign.

The House speaker met with Donald Trump Thursday at the Republican National Committee headquarters.

Why Paul Ryan Looks Even Closer to Endorsing the Republican Party's Presumptive Nominee

House Speaker Paul Ryan seems one step closer to endorsing Donald Trump as the Republican nominee for president.

Republican Rep. Richard Hanna, who represents a swath of upstate New York around Utica, co-sponsored a bill introduced by Israel that would ban former members of Congress who earn more than $1 million a year as lobbyists from collecting their pensions.

Former Congressman make bank as lobbyists

Hillary Clinton received the backing of Rep. Richard Hanna of New York on Tuesday. Hanna is the first Republican member of Congress to say explicitly that he wi…

It may come as a shock given all the attention being paid to the presidential race this year, but the president isn’t all-powerful. In fact, the U.S. Congress is supposed to be a coequal bran…We have to get rid of "The Do Nothing" Republican Congress! Vote for Democrats 2016.

It may come as a shock given all the attention being paid to the presidential race this year, but the president isn’t all-powerful. In fact, the U. Congress i…

And giving in to one of the issue's biggest, most dangerous myths.

Criminal-justice reform in Congress has officially caved to a dangerous myth

And giving in to one of the issue's biggest, most dangerous myths.

CBO Says Obamacare Will Cost Less Than Projected

CBO Says Obamacare Will Cost Less Than Projected

Obama to renew push for paid leave for working parents (Getty Images)

Trouble looms for Mitch McConnell’s Senate - Burgess Everett - POLITICO

Trouble looms for McConnell's Senate

Trouble looms for Mitch McConnell’s Senate - Burgess Everett - POLITICO

Polarization in Congress has risen sharply. Where is it going next? - The Washington Post

Polarization in Congress has risen sharply. Where is it going next?

The weather forecast calls for cooling. This polarization forecast?