A principal reason for the House Democrats' reluctance to pursue an impeachment of the president is that all roads seem to lead nowhere in the Senate.
Acting defense secretary Patrick Shanahan has mandated new restrictions on the way the Pentagon shares information with Congress about military operations around the world, a move that is straining ties with key Republican and Democratic lawmakers.
The Trump administration is sending top national security officials to brief Congress on escalating tensions with Iran, agreeing to multiple meetings intended to head off growing frustration with the president and his senior advisers.
It's now up to Congress to decide what to do with special counsel Robert Mueller's findings about President Donald Trump.
As the debate continues on immigration reform, Congress has routinely failed to act. In fact, the last immigration reform bill was signed 30 years ago.
The Coast Guard is "approaching a tipping point" when it comes to maintaining a service that can respond in times of need, the service's top officer said Thursday, requesting more money from Congress and highlighting a backlog of projects that has stacked up for years.
Congress wants the FBI and DOJ to provide an accounting of the threat of domestic terrorism since domestic terror stats rival those of global terrorism.
Well, here Washington goes again, allowing a contentious debate over immigration to swing the country in the direction of a partial government shutdown.
The U.S. Senate took an important step last week toward reclaiming the war powers that Congress has abandoned in recent decades.