Ronny Jackson's VA Nomination Hearing Postponed Indefinitely Over Improper Conduct AllegationsLawmakers leading the confirmation hearing for President Donald Trump's pick to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs announced on Tuesday morning that the hearings will be delayed indefinitely, following allegations related to improper conduct in various stages of Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson's career.
Not Seeking Re-Election, GOP Rep. Dent To Resign From HouseRepublican Rep. Charlie Dent of Pennsylvania says he'll resign from Congress in the coming weeks.
Democrat Conor Lamb Sworn Into CongressDemocrat Conor Lamb has been sworn in as the newest member of Congress after winning a closely watched special election in Pennsylvania.
CEO Mark Zuckerberg Testifies, Discloses Facebook Is Working With Russia ProbeFacebook faces two new federal lawsuits for allegedly violating the trust of the millions of users whose personal data was shared with the data-mining firm Cambridge Analytica.
Reschenthaler Calls Saccone An 'Embarrassment' To GOP In May Primary Battle For CongressPa. Sen. Guy Reschenthaler is taking on Rick Saccone, who lost to Conor Lamb, in a new district that includes counties Saccone won, like Washington, Greene, Westmoreland to which Fayette County has been added.
Trump Signs $1.3T Budget Bill, Warns 'I Will Never Sign Another Bill Like This Again'President Donald Trump has signed a $1.3 trillion spending measure averting a government shutdown, but he criticized the bill and had a warning for Congress.
Senate Approves $1.3 Trillion Spending BillCongress has approved a $1.3 trillion measure bestowing hefty increases on military and domestic programs. It gives President Donald Trump just a nibble of the money he's wanted to build his wall with Mexico.
Pittsburgh-Area Businesses Pressing Congress To Lift Cap On Guest WorkersPittsburgh-area companies can't find enough workers, and they want the government to lift the cap on guest workers from Mexico and other countries.
Shutdown Looming, Congress And White House Seek Budget DealCongressional leaders and the White House are pressing to strike an accord on a $1.3 trillion catchall spending bill.
Trying To Change The Political Climate: Pa. Weatherman Changes Name To Meteorologist, Plans Run For OfficeA former television weatherman who legally changed his name to Meteorologist Drew Anderson says there's a 100 percent chance of politics.
Congress Releases Redacted, Declassified Democratic MemoCongress has released a redacted, declassified memo that aims to counter GOP allegations that the FBI abused government surveillance powers in its investigation into Russian election interference.
Rep. Mike Doyle: 'All In All, A Fair Compromise', To Reopen GovernmentOn Capitol Hill, the House has narrowly passed a sweeping bipartisan budget accord, ending an hours-long government shutdown.
Budget Deal Stalled, Government Shuts Down AgainThe federal government has shut down after a quarreling Senate blew a midnight deadline to pass a temporary funding bill.
Senate Vote Scheduled For Monday To End ShutdownThe Senate is scheduled to vote Monday to re-open the government.
Acrimony Deepens After Government Shutdown's First DayDay one of the government shutdown ended with recriminations between the parties deepening and no sign of progress towards ending the impasse.