Oversight

House Clears Bill Making it Easier to Fire VA Execs

Overhaul legislation would cut off terminated employees’ pay immediately, but allow them seven days for an MSPB appeal.

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Obama Asks the GOP to 'Stop Hating All the Time'

The president says that “we could do so much more if Congress would come on and help out a little bit."

21 Emails From the Democratic Party About Impeachment

President Obama's supporters are using fringe threats as a potent fundraising tool. Here's what it looks like.

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Rep. John Mica, R-Fla., says the new tally is “unacceptable.”

Lawmaker: VA Alone Is Sitting on $2B in Underused Property

House Oversight panel decries 7,000 in unneeded federal assets worth $350 billion.

House Speaker John Boehner says the lawsuit is not about impeachment.

Republicans Have Lost Control of the Impeachment Plot They Hatched

Democrats are using the threat to their advantage in fundraising.

A teenage immigrant who was detained at the border is held inside Texas' McAllen Border Patrol Station July 15.

The Border Crisis Takes a Pause From Politics

At an ad-hoc hearing during a packed day, the actual unaccompanied minors took the focus.

Nextgov An orientation seminar for illegal immigrants, to determine if they qualify for temporary work permits, at the Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles.

After Delays, USCIS Sets New Deadline for Digital Immigration Records

USCIS chief calls modernizing IT systems ‘one of my top challenges'

Meet the Man Now Responsible for Solving the VA Crisis

Robert McDonald got overwhelming bipartisan support during his Senate confirmation vote Tuesday.

Rep. Ed Royce, R-Calif., introduced the bill in April.

House Passes Ambitious Reorganization of U.S. International Broadcasting

Foreign Affairs Chairman Royce calls part-time BBG 'broken and ineffective.'

"I actually sense a lot of unanimity around this, and, again, people feel like it's been done thoughtfully in response to a crisis," Rep. Tom Cole, R-Okla.,

House Republicans Unveil Their Border Bill

It looks as if it can pass the House. But the Senate is a totally different story.

"It's an important conversation because I think it will help us to refocus on the fact that there are people who lost their loved ones," Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., said.

Benghazi Select Committee to Meet With Victims' Families This Week

"If they have questions that are still out there, I think we want to know what those questions are," ranking Democrat says.

Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt.

The Senate Has a New Plot to Thwart NSA Spying

A reworked bill in the Senate being introduced this week is renewing confidence among anti-surveillance crusaders.

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