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McCarthy denies reports he’s leaving Congress

CNN  —  Former House Speaker Kevin McCarthy is denying reports that he is expected to step down from Congress before the end of his term – telling reporters on Friday…

Government shutdown to begin Sunday if Congress fails to reach deal

CNN  —  Federal agencies are making final preparations with the government on the brink of a shutdown and congressional lawmakers racing against Saturday’s critical midnight deadline – as House Speaker…

Peter Navarro, second ex-Trump aide to be prosecuted for contempt of Congress, faces trial Tuesday

CNN  —  Former White House trade adviser Peter Navarro goes on trial Tuesday as the second ex-aide to former President Donald Trump to be prosecuted for criminal contempt of Congress.…

Congress poised for messy September as McCarthy races to avoid government shutdown

CNN  —  GOP hardliners in the House are eager to play a game of chicken over the end-of-the-month deadline to fund federal agencies, seeking to force the White House and…

FEMA announces $3 billion for climate resiliency as time runs low for Congress to replenish its disaster fund

CNN  —  In a record-breaking year of disasters, the Federal Emergency Management Agency is announcing nearly $3 billion Monday for communities to build resiliency against climate change-fueled extreme weather. The…

Mitch McConnell’s office says he will serve out this Congress as leader

CNN  —  Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell plans to serve the rest of the 118th Congress as the GOP leader, the Kentucky Republican’s office said in a statement Friday. Questions…

US attorney who has led Hunter Biden probe offers to publicly testify to Congress this fall

CNN  —  US attorney David Weiss, who has led the Hunter Biden criminal probe, has offered to testify at a public congressional hearing this fall, according to a letter sent…

Israeli president calls US ‘our greatest partner and friend’ in address to Congress

CNN  —  Israeli President Isaac Herzog affirmed the US-Israel relationship in an address to a joint meeting of Congress on Wednesday, calling America “our greatest partner and friend.” “Today, at…