Washington Post Supreme Court Reporter Robert Barnes discusses the recent federal appeals court ruling striking down Virginia’s gay marriage ban, and what the ruling means for broader marriage equality efforts.
Representative Steve Pearce (R-NM) discusses the House GOP Working Group on the Crisis at the Southern Border and its recommendations for improving border security and dealing with the tide of unaccompanied immigrant children.
Representative Diana DeGette (D-CO) discusses congressional work to keep the Highway Trust Fund solvent through at least the end of the year and her latest legislative efforts following the Supreme Court’s Burwell v. Hobby Lobby decision.
As part of the ongoing Spotlight on Magazine series, CQ Weekly Staff Writer Paul Krawzak discusses the 40th anniversary of the 1974 Budget Act and how the law still impacts legislative debates in “strange and unexpected ways.”
Following morning hour, the House will consider H.Res. 676, a measure that would give the Speaker of the House authority to initiate an unlimited number of lawsuits on behalf of the House of Representatives.
In a live simulcast of Kentucky Educational TV, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Democratic challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes, Kentucky’s secretary of state, deliver remarks at the annual Fancy Farm Picnic in Graves County.