Senate Republicans have vowed to block all legislative action during the lame-duck congressional session until the George W. Bush-era tax cuts are extended for all Americans.
U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates has urged Congress to repeal the policy that bans openly gay individuals from serving in the military.
A coalition of conservative lobby groups is pressuring House Republicans to keep moderates from controlling key panels in the next congressional session, according to The Washington Times.
Researchers from Massachusetts General Hospital recently found that excess abdominal fat may actually contribute to poor bone health, despite previous investigations that suggested obese women were at a lower risk for developing osteoporosis.
Republican Senators are expected to oppose Majority Leader Harry Reid’s (D-Nev.) efforts to pass the DREAM Act, which would grant citizenship for some undocumented immigrants who arrived in the United States as children.
A Pentagon review of "don’t ask, don’t tell" (DADT) found that ending the policy of banning openly gay individuals from serving in the military would have little lasting impact on the United States armed forces, according to media reports.
In an attempt to reduce the national deficit, President Barack Obama has called for a two-year freeze of Federal employee wages.
GOP leaders are calling for the prosecution of WikiLeaks editor Julian Assange following the release of more than 250,000 confidential State Department documents over Thanksgiving weekend.
During a recent appearance on ABC’s “The View”, former Arkansas governor and rumored presidential candidate Mike Huckabee said that a divided Congress may help President Barack Obama’s re-election bid in 2012.
It may never be too early for parents to instill healthy eating habits in their children, as new research suggests that the development of type 1 diabetes may begin during infant feeding for kids who are genetically prone to this disease.