Congress

The War Against the Islamic State Is About to Hit $1 Billion
September 30, 2014

And there's no plan for how this will end.

Politico's Crash Course in How Not to Write About Leadership
September 26, 2014

Washington's leaders are hardly the problem.

Chart: It's True, Congress Hates Working Before Midterm Elections
They're working more after the midterms—but it's not an even tradeoff
September 23, 2014

They're working more after the midterms—but it's not an even tradeoff.

Obama's Legal Basis for Bombing Iraq Keeps Shifting
The 2002 AUMF is politically disastrous for the Obama administration
September 16, 2014

Rather than waiting for Congressional approval, Obama is using outdated Bush-era legislation to fight the Islamic State.

Men in Congress Literally Don't Listen to Women
September 12, 2014

Women represent 23 percent of witnesses in the GOP's House. 

Obama's ISIS Blunder: He's Targeting Ideology, Not Groups
Debate in Congress blown apart as Obama decides to take matters into his own hands
September 11, 2014

Obama's plan not only guts congressional authority, it will make it hard to acheive victory. 

Michigan's 'Foreclosure King' Is Trying to Win a Seat in Congress
September 10, 2014

He made millions off his state's foreclosures. 

Congress Is Back. Is Another Government Shutdown Coming?
September 08, 2014

Here's what Congress has to do before the midterms

Congress Is Running out of Time to Pass These Necessary Bills
July 29, 2014

The two sides have actually made some progress on two big issues, but the toughest one still remains.

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