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A combination of file photos show U.S. President Donald Trump in the White House in Washington, DC, U.S. April 9, 2018 and former FBI Director James Comey on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., June 8, 2017.

James Comey shares the questions he’d ask former special counsel Robert Mueller at next week’s hearings

Next week, House lawmakers will have five minutes to question the former special counsel, and the former FBI director has a few suggestions.

The House just voted down articles of impeachment for President Trump

A Texas congressman forced a vote on impeachment for President Donald Trump, but the privileged resolution failed without enough Democratic support.
Rep. Bill Huizenga.

A Michigan congressperson said Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency reminded him of a ‘platypus’ but then decided it was more like a trav...

"What exactly is this? Is it fish or fowl?" Rep. Huizenga asked about the Facebook executive. "It seems it's more of a platypus, to me."

Mueller’s testimony pushed to July 24 in a deal with House lawmakers that allows more time for questioning

Mueller's testimony was going to be limited to two hours — and only senior House lawmakers were going to be given time for questioning.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom.

‘They are going to get steamrolled’: California’s governor warns Facebook, YouTube, and other social media giants that government re...

Social media giants like Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube will face major regulation in the next decade, according to California Gov. Gavin Newsom.

Trump deletes tweet after flubbing congressional procedure after disaster relief bill passes in the House

The $19.1 billion aid package was approved by the House on Monday. Senate lawmakers already passed the bill on May 24.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York presides over the House of Representatives inside the House Chamber, Washington, DC, May 10, 2019.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez became the youngest woman to preside over the House

The 29-year-old freshman lawmaker from New York sat in House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's chair during a procedural ceremony in the Democratic-led House.
A Navy SEAL shown during a beach reconnaissance training exercise.

Trump says Navy SEAL accused of a brutal killing to be moved ‘to less restrictive confinement’

Navy SEAL Chief Eddie Gallagher is being moved to "less restrictive confinement," President Donald Trump said on on Saturday morning.
Chairman Peter DeFazio, D-Ore., conducts a House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee hearing in the Capitol Visitor Center titled 'The Cost of Doing Nothing: Why Investing in Our Nation's Infrastructure Cannot Wait,' on Thursday, February 7, 2019.

Boeing could get hit with a subpoena over its 2 deadly 737 Max 8 crashes

Rep. Peter DeFazio told The New York Times he wanted to see all relevant communications between the planemaker and the FAA.