House lawmakers will meet for slightly more days than this year -- but still enjoy week-long stretches back home.
But the panel will defer to a Justice Department investigation into allegations that Grimm broke campaign finance laws.
Read the congressman's resignation letter, in which he thanks his constituents for 17 years of service.
The Washington state Republican will be the only women in congressional GOP leadership.
The House minority leader announced her decision to colleagues Wednesday morning.
Paul Ryan takes sides in GOP leadership race
Rep. Nancy Pelosi said she would hold a 10 a.m. Wednesday press conference to announce whether she'll run again for minority leader.
As the freshmen learn the ropes, one new member will have direct on-the-job training from the man he defeated.
At least nine men and women who served in Iraq and Afghanistan will be joining the U.S. House of Representatives.
House Speaker stands firm on GOP's opposition to raising tax rates on upper-income Americans, despite widespread support for doing so.