Sen. Tammy Baldwin, D-Wis., says she has begun a comprehensive review of why her office failed to act on reports of excessive prescriptions of opiates to veterans at a VA medical center where a veteran died of an overdose last summer.
The Senate Judiciary Committee voted Thursday to advance Loretta Lynch to be the nation’s next attorney general, overcoming Republican objections to her support of President Obama’s executive action on immigration.
This Thursday, Feb. 26, will be a fateful day for the future of the Internet. The author says that he believes the impending vote at the FCC is one of the agency’s most misguided.
According to President Obama, “If somebody’s working for ICE … and they don’t follow the policy, there’s going to be consequences to it.”
Many years ago, I briefly worked for the federal government and contributed to the Thrift Savings Plan. After I left the federal government, I never cashed this in. So the account is still active, although the balance is very small. Should I transfer my other retirement funds into the TSP?
The Federal Communications Commission will vote Thursday to issue regulations to reclassify broadband Internet service so it can be treated similarly to a utility, like traditional phone service.
The fight over funding the Department of Homeland Security has put the odd-couple relationship between Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) on display.
Congress appeared to step back from the brink of a partial government shutdown Wednesday as the Senate voted overwhelmingly to move forward with a clean bill funding the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).