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The new 116th Congress may spend more time examining the intersection of race and the environment, and specifically look at how poor and minority com…
Strides made by the FDA to compete with the private sector in recruiting top scientists could go up in smoke if the government shutdown continues, co…
Giving Medicaid to more people is the most direct way to deliver on Democrats’ health-care campaign promises, which explains the flourish of recent a…
Saudi Arabia and other countries with records of human rights abuses spend tens of millions of dollars every year to put their best faces forward in …
Investor-led lawsuits plagued some of the priciest mergers and acquisitions of 2018, targeting dealmakers across several industries. Thirty-five of 5…
Organizations offering college degrees and other post-secondary education credentials could have an easier time getting a slice of the $120 billion i…
A new House panel focusing on climate change won’t be alone in addressing the issue in the 116th Congress: Roughly half a dozen incoming committee ch…
EPA staff responding to hurricanes and wildfires in 2017 were delayed by federal agencies’ confusion over their roles, and ran out of first aid kits,…
Brain-injured football players who played for dozens of universities over several decades want jury verdicts, not settlements, in their lawsuits sayi…
Churches would be allowed to engage in political activity and several Affordable Care Act taxes would be delayed under a revised lame-duck tax packag…
Four Senate Democrats have unveiled their own online sales tax bill, a week after they called on Congress to act. It would prohibit states from colle…
The Trump administration is one notch closer to opening up oil and gas drilling in the Atlantic Ocean with the initial authorization for five compani…
Lawmakers and President Donald Trump are locked in a stalemate over just how much to spend on a “border wall,” but an eventual deal would be more con…
A small group of Democratic and Republican House members plans to introduce a carbon tax bill this week, the first bipartisan climate legislation in …