Congress expects to pass the fiscal 2015 Defense authorization bill before the end of next week.
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Conservatives square off against some fellow Republicans, business groups, and Senate Democrats over TRIA program.
Ashton Carter, President Obama's expected pick to replace Chuck Hagel, is also known for being an academic and a behind-the-scenes kind of guy.
In an appearance with The Wall Street Journal's editorial page editor, Paul declares, "I will not want to take the country to war."
The nation may have reached peak preparedness for any possible future domestic cases.
With time running short, it's uncertain if the proposal will get passed.
Industrial Association weighs in as Armed Services panels change leaders.
Carter is the Pentagon's former deputy secretary.
Expedited airport screening for some doesn't make the rest of the line move any faster, and chips away at a chance at real security reform.
Lawmakers still mulling appropriations strategy as agreements on other issues take shape.