Sen. McCain Returning To Arizona, Will Miss Tax Bill VoteSen. John McCain is heading home to Arizona to continue recovering from the side effects of chemotherapy for a brain tumor and will not be in Washington for the tax vote this week, two sources close to McCain confirmed to CNN.
Pennsylvania House Rejects Payroll BillThe bill would ban future contracts that call for government payroll systems to collect voluntary contributions to union PACs.
Police Beef Up Security Following Death Threat To Sen. Cory Booker, FamilyAccording to the Mayor of Newark, US Capitol Police notified the Newark Police Division about the threat.
NJ Govenor-Elect's Choice For Attorney General Gets Support From ChristieNew Jersey Governor-elect Phil Murphy's selection for Attorney General is getting a big thumbs up from outgoing Governor Chris Christie.
New Poll Suggests NJ Governor-Elect Is Getting Positive BumpOne month from now, Phil Murphy will be sworn in as New Jersey's 56th Governor. A new poll suggests residents of the Garden State are cautiously optimistic about that.
Gov. Wolf Signs Legislation Reauthorizing Pennsylvania's Children's Health Insurance ProgramThe governor traveled to Philadelphia and Children's Hospital to sign the CHIP reauthorization legislation and call on parents to contact their representatives in Washington.
Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson: 'I'm Seriously Considering' Running For PresidentDoes the White House smell what “The Rock” is cooking?
John McCain Described As Increasingly Frail, Senate Sources SayHouse Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday that GOP are being "flexible" on the timing of final votes on a major tax reform bill due to health-related absences from the Senate, and said he has spoken with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell about timing.
FCC Repeals Net Neutrality Rules After 3-2 VoteNet neutrality has been repealed.
New Jersey Lawmakers Make Push For Nuclear SubsidiesEnergy companies across the country seeking multi-million dollar nuclear subsidies has New Jersey lawmakers scrambling to create them here, sparking intense lobbying campaigns.
Sen. Toomey: Republicans Lack The Political Will To Reduce SpendingSen. Pat Toomey from Pennsylvania tells "The Chris Stigall Show" on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT, that those discussions have taken place.
House Democrat Tells Female Colleagues The Way They Dress Is 'An Invitation' For HarassmentAt a closed-door meeting of House Democrats to discuss reforming how Congress handles sexual harassment allegations, one senior congresswoman stunned lawmakers when she suggested female lawmakers were inviting unwanted advances because of the way they dressed.