By the numbers: House passes three-week funding measure

Here’s a more detailed look at how members voted on a three-week stopgap spending bill to keep the federal government open.

Democratic leaders call on Anthony Weiner to resign; Weiner to seek “treatment”

Democratic National Committee chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi have said the New York Democrat needs to go.

Nancy Pelosi declines Eric Cantor's State of the Union invitation -- via Twitter

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Tuesday rebuffed Majority Leader Eric Cantor's (R-Va.) invitation to sit together at the State of the Union address, informing the Republican lawmaker -- via Twitter -- that she had already accepted an invitation from another colleague from across the aisle, Rep. Roscoe Bartlett (R-Md.).


Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-Tex.)


U.S. Open: Golf is a bipartisan game for Washington’s politicians

(Marcy Nighswander)

U.S. OPEN | In Washington more than anywhere else, politics and golf have long been intertwined.

Republicans tap Kyl, Cantor for Biden-led deficit talks

The House and Senate Republican leaders have announced their delegates for the bipartisan, bicameral negotiations with the White House aimed at hammering out a deficit-reduction plan by late June.

Roland Martin, CNN, GLAAD and the silence of black leaders

OPINION | Beyond GLAAD’s unfair demands, most disturbing is the black community’s silence on Martin’s suspension from CNN.


Emanuel Cleaver II (D-Mo.)