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New Congress getting sworn in with GOP in charge

Republicans are assuming full control of Congress for the first time in eight years in a day of pomp, circumstance and raw politics beneath the Capitol Dome. Read more »

Jan. 6, 2015

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New Congress, new opportunity to behave like statesmen, serve America

The seating of any new Congress provides an opportunity to change the tone of the national discussion and promote the wellbeing of the entire country. Too often, party... Read more »

Jan. 6, 2015

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John Boehner in line for 3rd term as speaker; GOP readies agenda

House Speaker John Boehner's prospects for a new term appeared secure Monday despite grumblings from tea party-aligned dissidents on the eve of a Republican takeover... Read more »

Jan. 5, 2015

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This Congress can move past Washington's gridlock

Americans are anxious, wondering how we will handle majorities in both the Senate and the House. While I understand their wariness, I am optimistic that we can —... Read more »

Jan. 4, 2015

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GOP focus for Congress: Cut deficit, don't stumble

In the first Republican-dominated Congress to confront President Barack Obama, GOP leaders will focus on bolstering the economy and cutting the budget — and oh... Read more »

Jan. 3, 2015

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