Lawmakers set to push revised legislation to bar multiple taxes on goods sold on Internet

(Jacquelyn Martin / AP)

Lamar Smith and others, like Sen. Ron Wyden, are seeking a way to bar multiple taxes for items sold online.


Rep. Lamar Smith: SOPA opponents “don’t want to protect American consumers and businesses”

(Drew Angerer / AP)

Lamar Smith (R-Texas) recently said he has no intention of backing down from trying to get the bill passed.


Three vying for House majority whip will address GOP colleagues day before vote

(J. Scott Applewhite / AP)

Contest will be critical test for lawmakers vying for office that has been launching pad for others.


Lamar Smith: Immigration’s taskmaster

The new House Judiciary Committee chairman targets illegal immigration.


McCarthy consolidating support for House majority leader as race for whip intensifies

(Bill O'Leary / The Washington Post)

With Californian expected to replace Cantor, race for job of House whip is open and unpredictable.