Washington, United States:  With a record five Indian Americans elected to the US Congress, the minority community has now set its eyes on doubling the number of its lawmakers followed by a White House occupant.The ...

RICHMOND — Former Virginia congressman Tom Perriello told senior Democrats on Wednesday that he intends to run for governor, a surprise move that would belatedly thrust Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s hand-picked successor ...

Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan appeared taken aback by a young man "dabbing" during a photo opportunity at the ceremonial swearing-in of a Kansas congressman in Washington Tuesday.  Republican Rep. Roger Marshall ...

NEW YORK (AP) — MSNBC host Joe Scarborough says he was at President-elect Donald Trump’s Mar-A-Lago estate in Florida during a New Year’s Eve party to talk to Trump, but didn’t attend the festivities. The ...

As the pictures of Kansas Republican Roger Marshall’s swearing in were being taken, his son decided to take the opportunity to “dab,” leaving the House Speaker quite confused. The son lifted his elbow to make the ...

WASHINGTON U.S. Representative Paul Ryan was re-elected speaker of the House of Representatives on Tuesday as a Republican-led Congress began a new session.The Wisconsin congressman was elected on a vote of ...

U.S. Representative Paul Ryan was re-elected speaker of the House of Representatives on Tuesday as a Republican-led Congress began a new session.The Wisconsin congressman was elected on a vote of 239-189. Ryan was ...

Welcome to 2017 politics. Newly reelected House Speaker Paul Ryan was thrown off during Tuesday’s swearing-in ceremony when Congressman Roger Marshall’s son dabbed during a photograph session. “Do you want to put ...

It started, as so many things do these days, with a tweet. The New York Times political reporter Maggie Haberman, covering Donald Trump’s New Year’s Eve festivities, observed Saturday night that Joe Scarborough and ...

When two new members of the Virginia congressional delegation are sworn in Tuesday, they can partially thank a panel of federal judges for their seats in Congress. The judges fiddled with the boundaries of the districts ...

Republicans in the US House of Representatives have backed a proposal to take ethics oversight away from an independent group and give the authority to the lawmakers themselves. The ethics change, which prompted an ...

A file image of the US Capitol. Credit: pixabay.com     Republicans in the US House of Representatives on Monday backed a proposal to take ethics oversight away from an independent group and give the authority to ...

WASHINGTON (AP) - The stakes confronting Republicans determined to dismantle President Barack Obama’s health care law were evident in one recent encounter between an Ohio congressman and a constituent. “He said, ...

The sanctions put in place against Russia by outgoing President Barack Obama on Thursday appear to be at least partially motivated by politics, US Congressman Sean Duffy said in an interview on Friday. WASHINGTON ...

Former Republican Texas Congressman Ron Paul told The Daily Caller Thursday that the United States has been supporting the Islamic State, but he still thinks President Barack Obama has had a better foreign policy than ...

The American press is continuing to guess who will be appointed the next US Ambassador to Russia, with Congressman Dana Rohrabacher and diplomat Thomas Graham considered the two main candidates for the post, according ...

Rep. John Delaney (D-Md.) has been pushing his plan to use repatriation, a one-time tax on overseas investment, to pay for infrastructure projects since he first ran for office in 2012, but without much success. Now ...

Civil rights icon Andrew Young blasted Black Lives Matter and predicted its demise if it didn't change courses politically. The former Georgia congressman, mayor of Atlanta and ambassador to the United Nations invoked ...

Want to make some big-time cash? Sign on as a confidential informant with the federal Drug Enforcement Administration and its War on Drugs. A recent audit of the DEA’s controversial Confidential Source Program ...

The recent election results in the U.S. hold out the prospect of two different futures for the country, and progressive politicians will have to work hard to ensure that their politics prevails, said Raja ...