Everyone from Congress to the United Nations is on hold, waiting to see if the U.S. and Russia can broker a deal with Syria.
As the White White continues its push members of Congress to support Syrian intervention, the American public is voicing their opposition to lawmakers.
Lawmakers opposed to strikes against Syria push back against White House plans.
The president made the announcement Saturday in front of the White House.
Congressman Mac Thornberry plans to stop in the studio for KFDX 3 News Today on Tuesday.
A big week on Capitol Hill could be coming as compromise may help bring immigration and gun control legislation up for a vote.
Committee approves tougher penalties for gun traffickers; assault weapons ban considered.
Lawmakers and the President will start to hammer out differences in their immigration plans.
If Congress drags their feet, the White House has a plan for immigration reform.
Three months after Superstorm Sandy ravaged coastal areas in much of the Northeast, Congress on Monday sent a $50.5 billion emergency relief measure for storm victims to President Obama for his signature.
President Obama starts a new term, but the old problems still remain.
Vice President Biden said Wednesday that the White House could use "executive orders" to deal with gun control.
The new US Congress has passed a $9.7 billion bill to help pay flood insurance claims to homeowners, renters and businesses damaged by Superstorm Sandy.
A new Congress gets sworn in Thursday, but they'll have to tackle the same problems.
New York area-lawmakers in both parties erupted in anger late Tuesday night after learning the House Republican leadership decided to allow the current term of Congress to end without holding a vote on aid for victims of Superstorm Sandy.
Alaska's senators are joining a growing group of lawmakers urging President Obama to rescind a recent executive order granting pay increases to Congress and other federal officials.
A Congressional report on the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi is highly critical of the handling of security at the mission in the Libyan city, where four Americans, including Ambassador Chris Stevens, were killed on Sept. 11 of this year.
Lawmakers are once again threatening to stay in session as long as it takes during the holiday season.
Some will become household names, and some may be doomed to a quick re-election defeat or to toil away in anonymity.
President Obama returned to campaign mode on Monday - casting Republicans as against the middle class by saying their failure to accept his offer for a limited extension of tax breaks will essentially ruin Christmas for consumers and retailers.