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  • House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy, California Republican, appears to have the inside track to replace Rep. Eric Cantor, Virginia Republican, as the House Majority Leader now that Rep. Pete Sessions, Texas Republican, has dropped out of the running. (Associated Press)

    Kevin McCarthy takes lead in replacing Eric Cantor

    House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy appears in position to be the next majority leader, as Rep. Pete Sessions dropped out of the running late Thursday after Mr. McCarthy locked up strong support from top Republicans.


  • U. S. Rep. Mick Mulvaney, R-S.C.,  listens to a question at a town hall sponsored by the Rock Hill branch of the NAACP on Thursday, May 22, 2014, in Rock Hill, S.C. Mulvaney has done about 50 town halls during his four years in office and not all of them have been in front of friendly crowds. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Collins)

    Mulvaney's town halls not just with like-minded

    After another tiring week in Washington and two hours sitting on a runway, U.S. Rep. Mick Mulvaney made one stop before he headed home to see his family - a town hall at the Rock Hill branch of the NAACP.


  • **FILE** Rep. Mick Mulvaney, R-S.C. gestures during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 11, 2011, to discuss the budget. (AP Photo/Harry Hamburg)

    Lawmaker wants term limits for Congress: 12 years in each chamber, tops

    Rep. Mick Mulvaney, Republican from South Carolina, says lawmakers shouldn't be allowed to serve more than 24 years in Congress — and he has brought forth a bill to change the Constitution to reflect that limit.


  • Rep. Harold Rogers (Associated Press)

    Sandy funding passes House; GOP is denied cost offsets

    The House on Tuesday approved $50 billion in emergency funds for Superstorm Sandy relief, rejecting conservatives' plea to offset the spending with cuts as most lawmakers said worries about the deficit need to take a back seat when natural disasters strike.


  • House Speaker John A. Boehner, Ohio Republican, walks Dec. 20, 2011, to the House floor in the Capitol in Washington. (Associated Press)

    GOP maps strategy in wake of payroll tax debacle

    The holidays and three weeks away from the Capitol have tempered some of the bad feelings, but several GOP lawmakers' emotions are still raw as Congress returns for a 2012 session certain to be driven by election-year politics and fierce fights over the size and scope of government and its taxing, spending and borrowing practices.


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