The vice president is sticking around for the expected vote on Republicans' tax overhaul. His presence there could be crucial.
House Speaker Paul Ryan announced Rep. Blake Farenthold will retire after his current term.
Schools themselves might have taken a more active role than Congress in preventing future massacres.
Police told local media they found Rep. Dan Johnson dead Wednesday night. Authorities are calling his death a "probable suicide."
The annual budget has ballooned to more than $51 billion annually.
Alabama's black voters overwhelmingly cast ballots for Jones.
A confluence of events, led by the black vote, helped flip the state.
He defended the scope of the investigation and Mueller's team amid allegations of anti-Trump bias.
They want to get the deal to the president next week.
The Palestinian Authority president demanded the United Nations take over peace negotiations because, he said, the U.S. is biased toward Israel.
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton announced the decision Wednesday. Smith's appointed term will last until January 2019.
CNN reports Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley urged the White House to reconsider nominees Jeff Mateer and Brett Talley.