Congress OKs Bill Banning Guantanamo Detainees From USCongress passed a bill that bans moving Guantanamo Bay detainees to the United States - something President Barack Obama has been trying to do since he came into office.
House Freedom Caucus Says It Supports Ryan For SpeakerFractious conservatives resisted Paul Ryan's appeals to rally around him for House speaker Wednesday, suggesting fresh trouble ahead in the Republican-on-Republican struggle between pragmatists and purists. The fight has rendered Congress almost dysfunctional and shaken the party's presidential campaign.
Ryan To Seek Speakership If House GOP Unifies Behind HimWisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan told GOP lawmakers late Tuesday that he will run for speaker, but only if they embrace him by week's end as their consensus candidate — an ambitious bid to impose unity on a disordered and divided House.
Report: Charlie Crist To Announce Bid For CongressFormer Florida Gov. Charlie Crist is expected to announce Tuesday that he will run for Congress, Politico reported Friday.
Rubio Ramping Up Campaign With More Time In Early StatesAfter a summer largely spent raising money for his Republican campaign for president, Marco Rubio says he's about to start spending a whole lot more time in Iowa and the other early voting states.
Boehner's Resignation Prompts Cheers Among GOP's Right WingThe news of House Speaker John Boehner's resignation brought hundreds of religious conservatives to their feet to cheer — and one after another, much of the Republican Party's presidential class joined in their rejoicing.
Security No.1 Priority For Pope's U.S. Visit\Pope Francis took off from Cuba Tuesday, headed for the United States where the biggest concern for his trip to three cities is safety.
Hundreds Protest Outside Biden's Meeting With Jewish CommunityHundreds of protesters greeted Vice President Joe Biden as he arrived at the Jewish Community Center in Davie to discuss the nuclear deal with Iran.
Sen. Rubio Reacts After Votes Secure Iran DealPresidential hopeful Marco Rubio is reacting to the news that the Obama administration has enough votes to secure the Iran deal.
Florida House Approves New Map For Congressional Districts The Florida House, controlled by Republicans, approved a new map of congressional districts in the state.
Lottery Exploring Ticket Sales Online And At Bank MachinesPurchasing a lottery ticket online, or at ticket terminals, could soon be a thing.
Florida Congressional Delegation Will See Upheaval In 2016 A court ruling tossing out several congressional district maps may cause some upheaval in Florida's representation in Washington, especially for some with presidential ambitions like Florida Senator Marco Rubio.