First on CNN: GOP moving to overhaul 2016 primaries
A handful of Republican Party officials is quietly advancing a new batch of rules aimed at streamlining a chaotic presidential nominating process that many party insiders viewed as damaging to the their campaign for the White House in 2012, multiple GOP sources told CNN.
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 14:13:58 EST
Obama on Mandela: 'A life unlike any other'
To Graa Machel and the Mandela family; to President Zuma and members of the government; to heads of state and government, past and present; distinguished guests -- it is a singular honor to be with you today, to celebrate a life unlike any other.
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 13:46:54 EST
Senate pulls rare all-nighter
Frustrated Senate Republicans retaliated for a Democratic power play to weaken their hand in opposing presidential nominations and forced the Senate to stay in session all-night.
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 19:09:08 EST
Will Congress carry on Gabriella's fight?
Searching for clinical trials as Gabriella suffered from toxic treatments, the Millers quickly learned how little was available for kids with cancer. Less than 4% of $5 billion in cancer research goes to childhood cancers.
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 16:14:07 EST
Kerry tells Congress that Iran won't get nuclear weapons
Secretary of State John Kerry faces a grilling at a congressional hearing on Tuesday over an interim deal to ease sanctions on Iran as a step toward a broader agreement to prevent it from having nuclear weapons.
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 14:47:53 EST
House passes Ryan-Murray budget deal aimed at averting shutdown
The deal worked out by House Budget Chairman Rep. Paul Ryan and Senate Budget Committee Chairwoman Patty Murray passed on a 332-94 vote and now goes to the Democratic-led Senate, which is expected to approve it as early as next week.
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 18:47:35 EST
Budget deal passes, what's next?
CNN's Wolf Blitzer, Dana Bash and Gloria Borger discuss the federal budget agreement that passed the House.
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 19:19:15 EST
5 reasons why Congress might (finally) pass a budget
The words "budget" and "compromise" haven't been connected in Congress in recent years. But legislators stunned observers and perhaps each other this week when Republicans and Democrats proved that they can agree on government spending.
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 18:35:34 EST
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