The House on Wednesday approved a highly contentious lawsuit against President Obama over his alleged abuse of executive power, teeing up an election-year legal battle sure to spill onto the midterm campaign trail.
New attacks on Baghdad have lawmakers weighing their options.
A House committee voted Thursday to hold Lois Lerner in contempt of Congress, as Republicans escalated their bid to "get to the bottom" of the former IRS official's role in the political targeting scandal.
The House has approved a $1 billion loan guarantee package for Ukraine, as part of the U.S. effort to support the new government as Russia continues to occupy the Crimean Peninsula.
The Debt Ceiling bill may have jumped its toughest hurdle.
House Republican leaders are giving their support to a limited path to legal status for some illegal immigrants, in a move one Senate Democrat said could open the door to a deal on comprehensive immigration legislation.
Congress sent President Barack Obama a $1.1 trillion government-wide spending bill Thursday, easing the harshest effects of last year's automatic budget cuts after tea party critics chastened by October's partial shutdown mounted only a faint protest.
House Republicans hope to cut nearly $40 billion in food aid from the next Farm Bill.
As sequestration cuts draw near, 13th District Congressman Mac Thornberry says he's happy to be chosen to serve on three House of Representative Committees that deal with protecting the US.
The House of Representatives authorized a suspension of the nation's debt limit through mid-May, delaying a default on the government's obligations that would have taken effect in February.