WTOP’s David Burd
A House bill defunds Obamacare
A survey shows that Americans are concerned about mental health in the wake of gun violence
A charm offensive from Iran?
Friday night’s phone call between President Obama and Speaker Boehner as a government shutdown looms
Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval says Washington can learn a lesson from his state.
Congress needs to meet deadlines on the shutdown and the debt ceiling
Photos and stories by the Associated Press from 70 years ago this week.