United States Congress

Dec 19, 2007 - 2:01 PM
Wondering if the 108th Congress has been busy? By early last month, the Senate saw 2,505 bills introduced and the House of Representatives, 4,520.
Dec 14, 2007 - 10:37 AM
By March 1, the Department of Homeland Security, in conjunction with the Transportation Security Administration and Secret Service, must provide a report t
Oct 9, 2007 - 4:55 AM
Keeping with custom, Congress deserted Washington for the dog days of August with some small sense of accomplishment.
Sep 27, 2007 - 5:38 AM
Lawmakers had much to think about when they returned from their summer break at the end of August.
May 1, 2007 - 5:55 AM
• At the end of March, lawmakers took a spring break that ended in mid-April, leaving in a holding pattern approval of House and Senate supplemental emerge
Mar 16, 2007 - 10:15 AM
Congress bailed out of Washington in early December and was scheduled to land back in place on January 20.
Mar 8, 2007 - 12:09 PM
• After the November elections, House Democrats vowed to pass the “Six for ’06” bills (minimum wages, stem cell research, energy and so on) in the first 10
Feb 8, 2007 - 4:53 AM
• So, President George W.
Jan 31, 2007 - 10:22 AM
Beginning in mid-February, Congress took a couple of weeks off and returned to business in early March.
Jan 31, 2007 - 8:55 AM
• H.R.2115, the “Flight 100-Century of Aviation Revitalization Act” introduced in May by Rep.