U.S. Rep. John Barrow, D-Ga., said he won't seek the state's open U.S. Senate seat, sending Democrats scrambling for a candidate.
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U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., said Friday he will not run for re-election in 2014, citing frustration over "legislative gridlock and partisan posturing."
The House has removed language in the 2013 Department of Defense spending bill that would bar sponsorship of NASCAR events.
The U.S. Army will end its 10-year relationship with NASCAR, the racing organization's Web site announced Tuesday.
A U.S. House panel cut funding for the Commodity Futures Trading Commission Tuesday, despite new mandates given the agency by the Dodd-Frank finance law.
A Republican member of the U.S. House said Wednesday former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin is "dividing the Republican Party" by endorsing primary candidates.
Republicans will keep up the pressure on healthcare reform once the U.S. Congress returns to Washington next week, GOP leaders vow.
A U.S. Naval Academy midshipman facing expulsion from the Maryland school has appealed to members of Congress for support.
Before assuming their congressional majority in January, Democrats have shocked lawmakers by announcing a full 5-day work week.
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