WASHINGTON — Two Democratic senators say they will soon introduce legislation that would stop suspected Nazi war criminals from collecting U.S. Social Security benefits.
Democratic U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin, checks his watch before Wednesday night's debate against challenger, Republican state Sen. Jim Oberweis. | AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast
How well do you know U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D) and state Sen. Jim Oberweis (R)?
WASHINGTON — HealthCare.gov's new EZ application for coverage can't be used by legal immigrants or naturalized U.S. citizens, prompting concern that many Hispanics and Asians will go right back into long enrollment queues this year.
It's virtually a dead heat between Republican State Sen. Joni Ernst and Democratic U.S. Rep. Bruce Braley in the Iowa Senate race.
Secret Service respond on the North Lawn of the White House after a man jumped the White House fence on Wednesday. | AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin
WASHINGTON — The 23-year-old Maryland man who climbed over the White House fence Wednesday night has been charged with felonies for assaulting two police dogs and making threats, the Secret Service said Thursday.
WASHINGTON--President Barack Obama on Thursday meets with science advisors to discuss battling Ebola and also headlines a fundraiser for the Democratic National Committee.
How quickly did former Sarah Palin aide Nicole Wallace know that the vice presidential candidate wasn't ready for prime time in 2008?
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback has publicly declared his continued support for the state constitution's ban on gay marriage. | AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File
WASHINGTON — The writing is on the wall for gay marriage bans in Kansas, Montana and South Carolina after federal appeals courts that oversee those states have made clear that keeping gay and lesbian couples from marrying is unconstitutional.
More often than not, when healthcare reform is brought up, the impact and the interests of businesses are lumped together, as if each faces with the same challenges as the next.
WASHINGTON — The number of people applying for U.S. unemployment benefits rose last week after falling to a 14-year low the previous week. Despite the increase, weekly applications remain at historically low levels that suggest hiring is gaining steam.
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