Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., says though earmarks represent a small fraction of the overall budget, the process is "fundamentally flawed and lacks oversight."
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Democrats might decide to forgo a five-year budget resolution and simply tackle discretionary spending for fiscal 2011.
Celebrating IRS employees on Tax Day.
Annual benchmark compensation figure rose by nearly $10,000, the lowest increase in years.
Despite job cuts, some lawmakers still criticize agency for retaining a bloated workforce.
President wants Congress to beef up existing safety laws in wake of latest explosion in West Virginia.
The Arizona senator describes drug cartels’ operations in the area as irregular warfare and says the rising violence justifies a military response , including the use of technology such as unmanned aerial vehicles.
The service would be the only military branch to experience a personnel decrease in Obama's budget request.
Employers would be able to swipe the card through a machine to confirm someone's identity and immigration status.
Pentagon has lagged behind in creating medical centers of excellence; goals remain largely unmet.