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(Washington, DC) -- A bill fully funding the Department of Homeland Security is headed to the House after clearing the Senate. DHS funding is set to expire at midnight Eastern. The Senate bill funds DHS through September, the end of the fiscal year. The House is moving on a...
(Washington, DC) -- The Senate is moving toward passage of a bill fully funding the Department of Homeland Security. A procedural hurdle was cleared today, opening the door to passage of a measure funding DHS through September. DHS funding is set to expire at midnight Eastern.
(Undated) -- We're learning more today about the death of a candidate for Missouri governor. Missouri State Auditor Thomas Schweich died Thursday of a self-inflicted gunshot wound at his home in Clayton just one month after announcing a run for governor. He reportedly left a...
(Undated) -- Attorney General Eric Holder wants to see tighter security at the nation's shopping malls. Holder says mall operators need to increase security staffing and add more cameras in light of terrorist threats against the Mall of America in Minnesota and other major...
(Washington, DC) -- Fox News isn't happy about being excluded from interviews that outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder is giving before leaving office. An executive at Fox News called the exclusion "a deep disservice to America's largest cable news audience and the interests...
(Oxon Hill, MD) -- Kentucky Senator Rand Paul could be nearing a presidential run in 2016. In an interview with Fox News' "Hannity" at the Conservative Political Action Conference, Paul discussed a number of topics, including his plan to fix the national debt, which he believes...
(Washington, DC) -- Republican House Speaker John Boehner is still blaming Senate Democrats for the Homeland Security funding dispute. DHS funding runs out at midnight without congressional action. Senate Democrats have been blocking a House Republican bill which links DHS...
(Oxon Hill, MD) -- Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker says President Obama is not doing enough to fight ISIS. Speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference, the potential GOP presidential candidate said the nation needs a leader who stands up and realizes that radical...
(Washington, DC) -- An IRS watchdog investigating missing emails at the agency says it's looking at whether someting criminal occurred. The IRS inspector general told the House Oversight Committee that his investigation into emails thought to be lost has turned up more than 30-...