The two sides have actually made some progress on two big issues, but the toughest one still remains.
Congress Is Almost as Dysfunctional as Ever
July 24, 2014
The August recess starts soon and Congress is still trying to combat two scandals and prevent another.
Congress Can't Stop Obama's Coal Regulations at Home, So It's Helping Dirty Plants Abroad
July 07, 2014
Two bills before Congress would reinforce America's role as one of the world's biggest public financers of coal.
QEDaily: Fixing Our Roads Shouldn't Be This Hard
July 02, 2014
Congress needs to pass an infrastructure bill. So far, it's not looking very good.
It would do more harm than good.
Has "the conscience of Congress" sold out to the Big Banks? That's what some members fear.
Crazy? Yes. Dangerous? Not if he remains in the legislative branch.
The Most Frightening Result of the Great Recession: Jobless Americans Who Have Given Up
March 20, 2014
Congress could do something about it, but of course it's not.
Gun Control's Next Chapter Is All About Background Checks
February 28, 2014
Gun activists prep for another fight over background checks.
Three retiring Capitol Hill superstars show that we need free agents, not just strong parties.