China's record on nuclear proliferation faces congressional criticism as the Obama administration seeks renewal of a 30-year agreement allowing American involvement in the Asian nation's fast-growing atomic energy industry.
Congressional Republicans are leading a bipartisan effort to lift a decades-old ban on oil exports, arguing the recent surge in domestic-energy production and other factors have pushed the embargo past its prime.
Supreme Court Justice John Roberts infuriated conservatives when he wrote the recent opinion to uphold ObamaCare. But secretly, many Republicans in Congress are thanking Roberts from saving conservatives from themselves.
Oklahoma lawmakers say they answer to a higher authority than the state Supreme Court when it comes to the Ten Commandments monument the justices ordered must be removed from the State House grounds.