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Amid the U.S-Mexico border crisis, the presidents of El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala meet with Obama and other leaders this week in Washington
The Obama administration is calling on more investment firms to commit to fund rural infrastructure projects across the country
House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, got a bit misty when he recognized Dr. Jessica Bienstock, a doctor who helped Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler's infant survive a rare condition.
The State Department called the Texas Republican senator's suggestion "ridiculous and offensive"
The House speaker interrupted votes to laud the doctor who helped Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler's daughter survive a rare fetal condition
Walsh, a Democrat, allegedly lifted passages for a graduate school paper; revelation could endanger his reelection bid and Democrats' Senate majority
Veterans groups and organizations for the disabled joined Dole in stepping up the pressure for a Senate vote
Officials and lawmakers are butting heads over the American response to Iraq's Sunni insurgency, and even Democrats are questioning Obama
After a hard-fought GOP primary runoff, David Perdue will take the fight to Michelle Nunn, a Democrat, in an election that could determine control of the Senate
The full Senate will vote soon to confirm former Procter & Gamble CEO Robert McDonald to be the new secretary of Veterans Affairs