Rep. Jason Chaffetz, the outspoken Utah Republican and influential chairman of the House oversight committee, announced Wednesday he will not seek re-election in 2018.
In the auditorium of his old middle school just blocks from where he still lives, the congressman who is a lead author of the stalled House Republican health care bill was treated like the villain in a class play.
House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., ripped a foundering bill to repeal and replace ObamaCare off the floor late last month. Soon after, President Trump declared the effort dead. The president said it was now time to advance to tax reform. Until it wasn’t.
Top Democrats are taking aim at one of their own, assailing Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard for appearing to defend Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad against allegations his regime dumped chemical weapons on a rebel-held area.
Democrats are making a close race of the first congressional election since President Trump’s White House win, in a Kansas district held by Republicans for more than two decades.
House Speaker Paul Ryan announced Thursday that “real progress” is being made in a revamped effort by Republicans to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, or ObamaCare.
The top Democrat on the House committee investigating the ever-expanding probe into Russia’s involvement into the 2016 presidential race said Sunday that panel members still have no “definitive” evidence that the Trump campaign was working with Russia to defeat Democratic rival Hillary Clinton.
A staffer working for former U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock secretly provided the government with a trove of emails, credit card receipts and other documents that violated the now-indicted congressman’s constitutional right against unreasonable search and seiz…
There was supposed to be a death panel when it came to ObamaCare: Congressional Republicans.
President Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan continue their last-minute push on Thursday to inch the American Health Care Act – Ryan’s vaunted ObamaCare replacement – over the finish line.