Trump Signs $15.3 Billion Harvey Aid PackageThe bill also extends America's borrowing authority and funds the government through December 8.
House Rushes To Vote $7.9 Billion For Harvey ReliefPolitics quickly intruded, as Democratic and Republican leaders disagreed on how to pay for the funding.
Mnuchin: Congress Should Tie Harvey Aid To Debt Limit BillCongress needs to combine a $7.9 billion disaster relief package for Harvey with a contentious increase in the nation's borrowing limit, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says, arguing it is needed to ensure storm victims in Texas get the help they need.
Congress Returns With Agenda Upended By HarveyHarvey has scrambled the equation for Congress as lawmakers get ready to return to Washington on Tuesday after a five-week summer recess.
Trump Seeks An Initial $7.9 Billion In Harvey AidPresident Donald Trump has sent lawmakers an initial request for a $7.9 billion down payment toward Harvey relief and recovery efforts.
Lawmakers Recall Sandy While Pondering Harvey ReliefAs historic floods wreak havoc across the Gulf Coast, northeastern Republicans recalled the days after Sandy ravaged their region in 2012, and Texas Republicans lawmakers overwhelmingly opposed a disaster relief package.
Congressman Gene Green 7-30-17Dr. Laura Murillo (President/CEO, Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce) talks with Congressman Gene Green (U.S. Representative, Texas 29th Congressional District) about what’s going on with the Affordable Care Act.
What Is The Congressional Baseball Game?Members of Congress were on a baseball field at the crack of dawn when tragedy struck, but why were they there in the first place?
$372.5M In Federal Funds Awarded To Conservation ProjectsProjects designed to cut down on fertilizer runoff, expand bird nesting areas and restore native grasslands are among those selected for funding under a new initiative that encourages conservation partnerships between government and private organizations.
'Duck Dynasty' Family Members Cut Ad For NephewPhil Robertson, and his wife Kay are featured in a new radio ad for Louisiana Republican congressional candidate Zach Dasher.
Gov. Perry: We Need GOP To Control Congress To Solve Immigration, National IssuesTexas Gov. Rick Perry told South Carolina Republicans on Wednesday that it's important for the GOP to control Congress so they can solve the country's immigration problem and other national issues.
Gov. Jindal: 'It's Really Not That Complicated' To Secure BorderLouisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal said he saw three groups of people try to illegally cross into Texas from Mexico when he traveled Monday to the border to get a closer look at the nation'simmigration crisis.