Hillary Clinton pledges to rewrite tax code if elected U.S. President
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Hillary Clinton pledges to rewrite tax code if elected U.S. President

(Reuters) – Appealing to working families in her first major campaign speech, U.S. Democratic presidential…

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Massachusetts' Kennedy Institute offers window on U.S. Senate
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Massachusetts' Kennedy Institute offers window on U.S. Senate

© Reuters. High school students from the City on a Hill Charter Public School play…

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Former GOP operative sentenced for funneling Super PAC contributions
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Former GOP operative sentenced for funneling Super PAC contributions

Tyler Harber, a former GOP operative, was sentenced to two years in federal prison on…

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Obama quest for fast-track trade bill on ice in House
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Obama quest for fast-track trade bill on ice in House

© Reuters. Speaker of the House John Boehner walks to the House Chamber where members…

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Prosecutors move to keep Hastert evidence secret
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Prosecutors move to keep Hastert evidence secret

© Reuters. Former U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Dennis Hastert is surrounded by officers as…

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North Carolina lawmakers allow 'opt-out' over same-sex marriage
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North Carolina lawmakers allow 'opt-out' over same-sex marriage

North Carolina lawmakers allow ‘opt-out’ over same-sex marriage By Marti Maguire RALEIGH, N.C. (Reuters) –…

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Michigan governor signs bills allowing gay-couple adoption refusal
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Michigan governor signs bills allowing gay-couple adoption refusal

Michigan governor signs bills allowing gay-couple adoption refusal (Reuters) – Michigan’s governor signed legislation on…

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Illinois governor rejects possibility of temporary budget
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Illinois governor rejects possibility of temporary budget

© Reuters. Republican Bruce Rauner smiles after winning the midterm elections in Chicago, Illinois CHICAGO…

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Bill aimed at 'patent trolls' advances in House
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Bill aimed at 'patent trolls' advances in House

Bill aimed at ‘patent trolls’ advances in House By Andrew Chung NEW YORK (Reuters) –…

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U.S. Ex-Im chief says confident Congress will keep bank open
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U.S. Ex-Im chief says confident Congress will keep bank open

U.S. Ex-Im chief says confident Congress will keep bank open WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Export-Import…

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Iowa Republicans kill high-profile presidential straw poll
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Iowa Republicans kill high-profile presidential straw poll

© Reuters. A voter holds his Iowa straw poll admission ticket in Ames By Kay…

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U.S. western states to get $110 million in drought aid: White House
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U.S. western states to get $110 million in drought aid: White House

U.S. western states to get $110 million in drought aid: White House WASHINGTON (Reuters) –…

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House takes key steps toward 'fast-track' vote on Friday
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House takes key steps toward 'fast-track' vote on Friday

© Reuters. Obama delivers remarks at the Catholic Health Association conference in Washington By Krista…

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Obama to attend U.S. House Democrats' meeting before trade vote
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Obama to attend U.S. House Democrats' meeting before trade vote

Obama to attend U.S. House Democrats’ meeting before trade vote WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President…

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Connecticut governor proposes scrapping business taxes
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Connecticut governor proposes scrapping business taxes

Connecticut governor proposes scrapping business taxes By Edward Krudy NEW YORK (Reuters) – Connecticut Governor…

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John Kerry leaves hospital, to join Iran talks in late June
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John Kerry leaves hospital, to join Iran talks in late June

© Reuters. United States Secretary of State John Kerry walks out of Massachusetts General Hospital…

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U.S. ADP non-farm payrolls rise by 201,000 in May
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U.S. ADP non-farm payrolls rise by 201,000 in May

U.S. non-farm private employment rose broadly in line with market expectations in May, adding to…

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Louisiana Governor Jindal to make 'major announcement' about 2016 plans: NBC
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Louisiana Governor Jindal to make 'major announcement' about 2016 plans: NBC

© Reuters. Republican presidential hopeful, Louisiana Gov. Jindal addresses an economic summit in Orlando, (Reuters)…

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Millard reaches $3 mil deal over ammonia release that sickened workers
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Millard reaches $3 mil deal over ammonia release that sickened workers

The EPA, U.S. Dept. of Justice announced a $3 mil settlement with Millard Refrigerated Services…

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Pennsylvania state agents raid home of former Harrisburg mayor
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Pennsylvania state agents raid home of former Harrisburg mayor

Pennsylvania state agents raid home of former Harrisburg mayor By David DeKok HARRISBURG, Pa. (Reuters)…

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Christie steps up criticism of Fed's 'easy money' policy
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Christie steps up criticism of Fed's 'easy money' policy

© Reuters. Possible Republican presidential candidate and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie speaks at the…

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Bush and Rubio favored in Florida but other Republicans want a look
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Bush and Rubio favored in Florida but other Republicans want a look

© Reuters. Republican presidential hopeful Bush, the former governor of Florida, addresses an economic summit…

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Illinois Senate Democrats unveil bill package to counter governor
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Illinois Senate Democrats unveil bill package to counter governor

© Reuters. Republican Bruce Rauner smiles after winning the midterm elections in Chicago, Illinois CHICAGO…

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U.S. Congress passes bill to limit domestic surveillance
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U.S. Congress passes bill to limit domestic surveillance

© Reuters. Demonstrators from organization Code Pink wear toy glasses reading “Stop Spying” at “Stop…

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White House issues veto threat for CFTC end-user bill
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White House issues veto threat for CFTC end-user bill

White House issues veto threat for CFTC end-user bill WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House…

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California Senate votes to raise smoking age to 21 from 18 – paper
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California Senate votes to raise smoking age to 21 from 18 – paper

© Reuters. A woman disposes a cigarette in Los Angeles, California (Reuters) – The California…

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U.S. regulator says will enforce December 31 deadline for new train safety controls
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U.S. regulator says will enforce December 31 deadline for new train safety controls

© Reuters. Emergency workers search for bodies inside derailed Amtrak train in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania By…

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California Senate votes for healthcare for undocumented immigrants
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California Senate votes for healthcare for undocumented immigrants

California Senate votes for healthcare for undocumented immigrants LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The California Senate…

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Kerry leg surgery 'went well,' State Department says
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Kerry leg surgery 'went well,' State Department says

© Reuters. A medical helicopter with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrives at Geneva…

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Obama still has confidence in TSA following poor report
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Obama still has confidence in TSA following poor report

© Reuters. Obama holds a discussion with YSEALI Fellows at the White House in Washington…

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White House says too early to tell impact of Kerry's injury on Iran talks
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White House says too early to tell impact of Kerry's injury on Iran talks

© Reuters. A U.S. military C-17 aircraft taxis at Geneva airport to repatriate US Secretary…

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Obama to deliver eulogy at funeral for Beau Biden on Saturday
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Obama to deliver eulogy at funeral for Beau Biden on Saturday

© Reuters. Obama holds a discussion with YSEALI Fellows at the White House in Washington…

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Navy Secretary Mabus urges cuts in Pentagon 'overhead'
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Navy Secretary Mabus urges cuts in Pentagon 'overhead'

Navy Secretary Mabus urges cuts in Pentagon ‘overhead’ By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S.…

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Surveillance reform bill clears U.S. Senate hurdle, amendments next
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Surveillance reform bill clears U.S. Senate hurdle, amendments next

Surveillance reform bill clears U.S. Senate hurdle, amendments next WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A bill that…

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House energy chairman supports lifting oil export ban
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House energy chairman supports lifting oil export ban

House energy chairman supports lifting oil export ban WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Representative Fred Upton,…

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Exclusive: Detainee alleges CIA sexual abuse, torture beyond Senate findings
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Exclusive: Detainee alleges CIA sexual abuse, torture beyond Senate findings

© Reuters. Handout photo shows Guantanamo Bay detainee turned government witness Majid Khan at Guantanamo…

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U.S. arraignment for ex-House speaker Hastert moved to June 9
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U.S. arraignment for ex-House speaker Hastert moved to June 9

© Reuters. File photo of House Speaker Dennis Hastert speaking during a news conference in…

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House Republican leader calls on U.S. Senate to pass NSA bill
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House Republican leader calls on U.S. Senate to pass NSA bill

© Reuters. McCarthy participates in a news conference after a Republican caucus meeting at the…

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U.S. House panel seeks to ban funding for U.S. embassy in Cuba
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U.S. House panel seeks to ban funding for U.S. embassy in Cuba

© Reuters. The Cuban flag flies in front of the U.S. Interests Section (background), in…

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Dollar broadly lower vs. other majors on profit-taking
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Dollar broadly lower vs. other majors on profit-taking

© Reuters. Dollar loses ground vs. counterparts after broad rally The dollar was broadly lower…

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