U.S. Rep. Dan Lungren, R-Calif., Friday conceded defeat to Democratic challenger Ami Bera in the state's 7th Congressional District.
Eight races for the U.S. House of Representatives remained undecided Thursday, two days after the polls closed, including one headed for a runoff.
Many incumbent House members considered vulnerable in the November elections took in less money than their opponents, fundraising reports indicated.
Congress Thursday voted to hold U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt for not turning over documents in to the Fast and Furious gun-walking operation.
Twenty-five U.S. House Republicans are targets of a Democratic radio ad campaign that begins Monday.
The U.S. House of Representatives settled security issues about using video and phone Internet teleconferencing services, allowing lawmakers to use both.
Congressional Republicans say they are moving to suspend a House composting program started under Nancy Pelosi's "Green the Capitol" effort.
Republicans and Democrats overwhelmingly agreed to cut the U.S. House of Representatives operating budget by 5 percent Thursday.
A member of California's congressional delegation says he wants Megan's Law, which identifies and tracks convicted sex offenders, to have international reach.
Rep. John Boehner of Ohio has kept his post as the House Republican leader even after his caucus lost several seats in the Nov. 4 election.