U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder didn't lie to Congress about a leak probe because probing a reporter isn't prosecuting one, a Justice Department deputy said.
A bipartisan congressional task force says it wants to reduce federal criminal laws that have packed prisons and branded too many people as criminals.
Trade group American Petroleum Institute said it welcomed a bill introduced in the U.S. Congress that would halt the introduction of gasoline-ethanol blends.
U.S. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, R-Wis., said he apologized to Michelle Obama Thursday after he was overheard saying the first lady has a "large posterior."
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder Jr. criticized politicizing of the failed operation against firearm trafficking from the United States to Mexico.
U.S. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, R-Wis., has early-stage prostate cancer but says that it won't stop him from keeping a hectic schedule.
Millionaire Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, R-Wis., has an uncanny sense for picking lottery winners, snagging his third payout from the game of chance.
House Republican lawmakers are pushing for an overhaul of federal immigration laws this year, but prospects for enacting reform remain uncertain.
U.S. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, R-Wis., wants countries in the U.S. Waiver Program to have one more year to include biometric features in their passports.
The U.S. House Thursday passed a measure to expedite special elections to within 45 days if more than 100 members of the House are killed.