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House E&C Republicans Pan FCC Auction Item

A pair of Republican legislators who helped come up with the broadcast incentive auction legislation were among those critical of the FCC's auction procedures...

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Bill to Exempt Religious Groups From Obamacare Mandate Introduced; 'We All Must Respect Our Different Beliefs,' Sen. Lankford Says

A bill has been introduced in the Senate that would protect the freedom of religious organizations, institutions and businesses...

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IRS mismanaged Tea Party groups, Senate report finds

The IRS severely mismanaged the applications of Tea Party groups seeking tax-exempt status, a long-awaited and bipartisan Senate report said...

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Senate GOP thwarted in effort to defund Planned Parenthood

A measure to defund Planned Parenthood failed in the Senate on Monday in a 53-46 vote, likely punting the issue into the fall debate...

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Dem senator backs defunding Planned Parenthood

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) said Monday that he supports cutting off federal funds for Planned Parenthood...

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Senate to vote Monday on defunding Planned Parenthood, first step in renewed battle

The Republican-controlled Senate is set to vote Monday on halting federal aid to Planned Parenthood, a fast response to the series of unsettling videos...

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Senators Raise Red Flag Over LTE-U Wi-Fi Impact

Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) may diverge from cable ops over the state of the set-top market, but he and a bunch of other Senate Democrats are on the same page...

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McConnell tees up Planned Parenthood vote

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) has teed up a Monday vote on defunding Planned Parenthood.

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Lawmakers push to free airwaves for broadband

A bipartisan group of lawmakers is pushing the federal government to free up more wireless airwaves to handle the booming demand for broadband...

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House Republican: Senate must pass Internet domain bill

Rep. John Shimkus (R-Ill.) on Wednesday said the Senate must pass his bill if Congress wants any oversight over the government's handoff of the Internet...

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