Conservative Lawmaker Quits Congress After Discussing Surrogacy With 2 Female StaffersRep. Trent Franks has been a member of the far-right House Freedom Caucus.
Female Lawmakers Allege Harassment By Colleagues In HouseAs reports pile up of harassment or worse by men in entertainment, business and the media, one current and three former female lawmakers tell The Associated Press that they, too, have been harassed or subjected to hostile sexual comments — by fellow members of Congress.
Trump Says He Won't Block Release Of Formerly Classified Documents On The JFK AssassinationThe trove is expected to include more than 3,000 documents that have never been seen by the public and more than 30,000 that have been previously released but with redactions.
House Passes Bill To Speed Deployment Of Self-Driving CarsThe House voted Wednesday to speed the introduction of self-driving cars.
After Delay, California Congressman To Be Sworn In July 11California U.S. Rep.-elect Jimmy Gomez is expected to finally join fellow Democrats in Washington on July 11 — five weeks after he won a special election to replace Xavier Becerra, now California's attorney general.
What Is The Congressional Baseball Game?Members of Congress were on a baseball field at the crack of dawn when tragedy struck, but why were they there in the first place?
Voting Underway For Special Election To Fill Becerra's SeatThere are 23 candidates on the ballot seeking to succeed Xavier Becerra in the 34th Congressional District.
Republican Congressman Peppered With Questions At Town Hall Meeting In LancasterSteve Knight got bonus points for even showing up.
Congresswoman Chu Invites Iranian Student Impacted By Travel Ban To Trump's Address To CongressSara Yarjani, a 35-year old Iranian graduate student, is currently studying at the California Institute for Human Science in Encinitas.
Congresswoman Asks Her Constituents On Facebook Live If She Should Attend Trump InaugurationAs many as 16 Democrats in the House have already announced they're not attending.
LA Councilman Jose Huizar Declines To Run For Becerra's Congressional SeatCity Councilman Jose Huizar took himself out of the running Monday for the congressional seat expected to be vacated by Rep. Xavier Becerra, who accepted Gov. Jerry Brown’s nomination for California Attorney General last week.
Congress Officially Backs LA's 2024 Summer Olympics BidThe effort to bring the 2024 Summer Olympics to Los Angeles got a boost from Congress, with its members voting to throw their support behind the event, officials said Friday.