Congress Takes Aim At Shrinking Seats, Legroom On AirplanesThe Federal Aviation Administration would be required to set new minimum requirements for seats on airplanes under legislation to be considered in the House this week, possibly giving passengers a break from ever-shrinking legroom and cramped quarters.
GOP Lawmaker Wants Members Of Congress To Be Drug TestedRep. Clay Higgins, R-Louisiana, introduced a resolution Thursday to make senators and representatives subject to random drug tests once every term.
Leading Democrat Calls For Legalized Marijuana In All 50 StatesThe democrat's argument was heavily based on the belief that arrests for marijuana possession have become a punishment that doesn't fit the crime.
Pa. Congressman Resigns Amid Sexual Harassment ChargesA Pennsylvania Republican who used taxpayer money to settle a former aide's sexual harassment charges has abruptly resigned from Congress.
Allegations Against Trump's VA Pick Include Crashing Car While DrunkA document compiled by the Democrats on the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee lists a range of allegations detailed by what they say are 23 current and former colleagues by Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump's pick to lead the Veterans Affairs Department.
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.