PRIVACY INFORMATION SECURITY
Rep. Zoe Lofgren, D-CA, participates in a discussion about the challenges of information security and privacy in the 21st century during a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington on June 8, 2005. (UPI Photo/Roger L. Wollenberg)
U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel is suing House Speaker John Boehner for allegedly mishandling the 2010 investigation that resulted in his public censure, records show.
A bipartisan U.S. House group is working secretly to come up with an immigration bill before President Obama's State of the Union address, aides said.
The U.S. House of Representatives voted down a bill designed to reallocate visas to foreign nationals with science and technology skills.
The slow U.S. economy poses the main threat to President Obama's re-election bid, but observers said a cautious response to the housing crisis was a mistake.
An Obama administration review of deportations before U.S. immigration courts has resulted in fewer than 2 percent of cases being closed, statistics indicate.
Two Republican senators dropped their support Wednesday for bills aimed at curbing piracy on the Internet, saying the bills are badly designed.
A decade after the worst terror attack in U.S. history, some critics say Congress is ill-prepared should it come under catastrophic attack.
A U.S. congresswoman wants an investigation of Homeland Security officials she charges lied about screening for illegal immigrants in local jails.
The legal problems for Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., might have taken a turn for the worse, officials said.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has tapped Rep. Zoe Lofgren of California to serve as the chairwoman of the House ethics committee.
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