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Temporarily setting aside the usual partisan sniping, lawmakers in Congress turned their sights Friday on Russian President Vladimir Putin, calling on Moscow to end the separatist conflict in the aftermath of the Malaysian jetliner disaster.
Shocked by the apparent shooting down of a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet over eastern Ukraine, lawmakers said Thursday they were ready to toughen U.S. sanctions against Russia if evidence shows it played a role in the deadly attack.
WASHINGTON-President Barack Obama hopped into the driver's seat of an automobile simulator Tuesday, but the feeling of flying along at 90 mph lasted only as long as the photo opportunity.
House leaders announced Thursday that their planned lawsuit against President Barack Obamawould focus on his failure to enforce provisions of the Affordable Care Act, renewing a fight over his landmark health law.
The Senate voted overwhelmingly to confirm Julian Castro as the new secretary of Housing and Urban Development on Wednesday, elevating the rising Democratic star to President Barack Obama's Cabinet.
Congress started July - its last full working month before the November elections - with a full plate. But it may not have the appetite to handle it all.
Senate Democrats appear poised to attempt the most significant change to the chamber's rules in nearly four decades: ending the ability of the minority to block executive branch nominations.