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Moran's pay raise comment sparks angry responses

Moran argued that lawmakers, many of them dividing time between residences in their home districts and in the Washington area, need more than $174,000 a year. But the veteran congressman knew the proposal would be controversial.

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 07:05am EDT

Tags: Jim Moran, pay raise, Congress, Dick Uliano

Boehner: Congress will 'look at' DC pot bill

House Speaker John Boehner says he's sure Congress will look at a law passed by the D.C. Council that decriminalizes possession of less than one ounce of marijuana in the nation's capital.

Wednesday - 03/05/2014, 03:38pm EST

Tags: marijuana, decriminalizing marijuana, D.C. Council, John Boehner, Congress

Mikulski wants all cellphone makers to offer 'kill switch'

Sen. Barbara Mikulski has introduced legislation that would require all cellphones sold in the U.S. to have a kill switch that would allow users to delete data from their device remotely if it is lost or stolen.

Thursday - 02/20/2014, 08:57pm EST

Tags: smartphone, kill switch, Barbara Mikulski, Mike Murillo, Metro, WMATA, Congress

Your car's GPS could be invading your privacy

People concerned about their smartphone intruding on their privacy may have something else about which to worry: the car.

Wednesday - 02/19/2014, 05:17am EST

Tags: smartphone, privacy, Congress, Dick Uliano, GPS

Lawmakers, Redskins spar over team name

The latest back-and-forth over the Washington Redskins name includes a stern letter from two members of Congress, who call the team name 'an insult' and who are questioning the NFL's tax-exempt status.

Monday - 02/10/2014, 05:38pm EST

Tags: Redskins name, Roger Goodell, nfl, Congress, Maria Cantwell

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Clay Aiken hopes to bring new approach to dysfunctional Washington

Former "American Idol" and "Celebrity Apprentice" runner-up Clay Aiken says he has no motivation to become a career politician despite the announcement that he will run for Congress in his native North Carolina.

Friday - 02/07/2014, 11:57am EST

Tags: Clay Aiken, Congress, north carolina, American Idol

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Rep. Trey Radel to resign from Congress

Embattled Rep. Trey Radel, R-Fla., will resign from Congress on Monday, according to POLITICO.

Monday - 01/27/2014, 09:08am EST

Tags: Trey Radel, Congress

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