In his first 11 months in office, Trump has tried to dismantle much of Obama's most significant legislative achievements.
Lawmakers have introduced legislation to prevent and respond to sexual harassment in Congress.
A recent Pew study shows Americans want regulations on self-driving cars. But a new bill allows manufacturers to build the cars without human controls, and limits states from restricting the technology.
An exclusive analysis shows an increase in legislative activity related to sanctuary jurisdictions, which comes as Trump has pushed back against such designations.
Legislation introduced in both the House and the Senate would ban airlines from behaving as United did with David Dao in April.
More than 20 percent of women suffer from dysmenorrhea, the medical term for severe menstrual cramps.
The federal minimum wage currently stands at $7.25 an hour, and Congress has not increased it since 2009.
A private, working relationship between an Executive staffer and aide to a senator or congressman isn't common—and shouldn't happen.
The NRA operates under the assumption that the following idiom is correct in regard to gun control legislation: "Give an inch, take a mile."
The vote now needs to be approved by the Supreme Court.
Pedestrians using their mobile phones could soon be fined and even jailed.
Britain is slated to stop using traditional vellum to record legislation.
Calling the police may be best, but how long should you have to wait to verify a threat?
The legislation received 53 out of 60 needed votes, with 46 voting against.
A compromise between Republicans and Democrats would set up another procedural vote on "fast-track" trade authority crucial to the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) pact
At least the Log Cabin Republicans have embraced Jenner's transgender transition.
Activists are delivering a three-piece "Justice Package" to legislators in Washington.