Texas Speaker Of The House Joe Straus Not Running For Re-ElectionTexas Speaker of the House Joe Straus has announced that he will not seek re-election.
Donald Trump & Paul Ryan To Meet Next WeekDonald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan have agreed to meet next Thursday
Ryan To Seek Speakership If All GOP Factions Endorse Him Rep. Paul Ryan has told House Republicans he will run for House Speaker if he is the unity candidate of the divided party.
Soul-Searching In House As McCarthy Tries To Lock Up Top JobThe five-term California Republican moved aggressively to lock up support to move into Congress' top job.
Former U.S. Rep. Jim Wright Dead At 92Representing the 12th Congressional District from 1955 through 1989, Wright was at the center of several major Dallas/Fort Worth undertakings, including the Wright Amendment.
House Re-Elects Boehner As SpeakerThe House has re-elected embattled Republican John Boehner speaker. The Ohio lawmaker won a second, two-year term as leader with 220 votes, losing just a handful of votes in the Republican-controlled chamber.
Opinion: Billions Are Being Spent On This Election, But Will It Change Anything?For all the billions spent by the Obama and Romney campaigns, Republican and Democratic parties, and countless outside groups, we may wake up November 7th to a Washington that is virtually unchanged.