Leading Texas Republicans on Monday asked the Obama administration for greater flexibility to administer Medicaid — a move that has gotten little traction in the past.
President Obama unveiled a $4 trillion 2016 budget Monday, an ambitious plan aimed at helping the poor and middle class.
Republicans dismiss President Obama's State of The Union claims of success on the economy and the war on terror.
Here's some more SOTU knowledge you can drop on your fellow Americans before the speech:
It was a watershed election for Republicans across the nation in November, taking control of both houses of congress and taking many governor seats as well.
Enough U.S. Senate races are projected to be won by Republicans to give them a majority of seats.
The President and Democrats are looking to push a wage hike through, but Republicans are resisting.
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.
Many experts feel that the Healthcare.gov website has become a big political problem for the President and Democrats - one the Republicans hope to capitalize on.
House Republicans hope to cut nearly $40 billion in food aid from the next Farm Bill.
As Congress faces a fast-approaching deadline on passing a federal spending bill, Republican lawmakers are reviving a Tea Party-backed plan with a catchy title that they claim could balance the budget.
President Obama hosts several Republicans for dinner to ease tensions
Treasury secretary nominee Jack Lew is coming under fire from Senate Republicans who question whether he violated federal law.
Republicans are challenging a host of statements made by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Democratic allies during Wednesday's heated Libya testimony.
House Republicans said Friday they would allow a vote next week on a short-term increase in the debt ceiling.
The fight over court-drawn maps for congressional and legislative districts in Texas has some local republican candidates speaking out. Mechell Dixon attended a candidate forum Monday afternoon at a Wichita Falls restaurant and has more on the story.
The fight over court-drawn maps for congressional and legislative districts in Texas has some local republican candidates speaking out.
Mechell Dixon attended a candidate forum Monday afternoon at a Wichita Falls restaurant and has more on the story.