The partisan bickering isn't over, but there's a strong desire to secure at least some modest bipartisan deals.
While polling shows climate change near bottom of voters' priorities, it remains key with Dem donors.
Hint: It involves campaign cash.
It's not many -- but it's more than previous years.
New York's junior senator has boosted her standing despite losing a big policy fight Thursday.
The battle over a turned-off microphone continues.
A 30-year-old cop killing in Philadelphia is haunting the nominee to run DOJ's Civil Rights Division.
Congress has already passed a two-year budget agreement, so lawmakers can justifiably dismiss President Obama's new spending plan.
Take a look at how this year's retirements compare to previous cycles.