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September 9, 2017
Brock Long, the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, speaks during a briefing on relief efforts following Hurricane Harvey, at a fire station in Corpus Christi, Texas, Aug. 29, 2017. FEMA is burning through money as it continues its recovery efforts in storm-battered Texas and ramps up assistance for the anticipated damage from Hurricane Irma, which expected to hit South Florida. (Doug Mills/The New York Times)
House votes to send $15.3B Harvey aid package to Trump; funds government through Dec. 8
September 9, 2017 - 8:33am
September 5, 2017
Congress returns to a brutal Sept. schedule: Harvey relief, debt ceiling and much more
September 5, 2017 - 7:15am
August 22, 2017
U.S. John Hoeven, R-N.D. (right) and North Dakota State Rep. Michael Howe, R-West Fargo, hosted a farm bill roundtable discussion at the Howe family's seed farm business near Casselton, N.D., on Aug. 22, 2017. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Drought justifies insurance case, Hoeven says
August 22, 2017 - 8:27pm
August 14, 2017
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., talks about healthcare reform to members of the Bismarck Lions Club at a luncheon held Monday, Aug. 14. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
North Korea is nation's 'largest existential threat,' Heitkamp says during Bismarck event
August 14, 2017 - 7:05pm
August 3, 2017
U.S. Reps. Tim Walz, left, and Collin Peterson of Minnesota talk Thursday, Aug. 3, during a U.S. House Agriculture Committee listeniing session at Farmfest. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Congressional committee hears Minnesota ideas for farm bill
August 3, 2017 - 7:44pm
July 29, 2017
Majority of Americans want Congress to move on from health care reform
July 29, 2017 - 5:35pm
July 24, 2017
Congressman Jason Lewis
Minnesota Congressman backs bill authorizing interim storage of nuclear waste at Nevada's Yucca Mountain
July 24, 2017 - 11:40am
July 22, 2017
A general view on Kazan's Kremlin, Russia, July 22, 2017. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
Congress breaks impasse on bill to slap sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea
July 22, 2017 - 2:05pm
July 19, 2017
Sen. John McCain
Sen. John McCain diagnosed with brain tumor
July 19, 2017 - 7:19pm
June 26, 2017
National flags of Russia and the U.S. fly at Vnukovo International Airport in Moscow, Russia. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
Russia sanctions bill remains stalled in Congress
June 26, 2017 - 8:21pm
June 20, 2017
Ashley Seykora, a Towner, N.D., woman shown with her husband and two children, had advanced melanoma, a form of skin cancer. An experimental treatment cleared her cancer. Her health insurance covered the treatments because of requirements in the Affordable Care Act. Photo special to Forum News Service
Prospect of Republican health care bill stirs worries among ND patients who benefited under Obamacare
June 20, 2017 - 8:52pm
June 17, 2017
Cramer: Intensifying threats against lawmakers makes him wonder 'is it even worth it' to continue serving in Congress
June 17, 2017 - 3:55pm
June 15, 2017
Visitors walk by an United States Capitol police officer outside the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center on June 15, 2017 in Washington. Photo by Matt McClain-The Washington Post
Following shootout in Virginia, members of Congress push for greater security
June 15, 2017 - 12:49pm
May 25, 2017
President Donald Trump acknowledges House Speaker Paul Ryan (3rdL) as he gathers with Congressional Republicans in the Rose Garden of the White House after the House of Representatives approved the American Healthcare Act, to repeal major parts of Obamacare and replace it with the Republican healthcare plan, in Washington, U.S., May 4, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
How MN, ND members of Congress reacted to forecast on health care bill
May 25, 2017 - 7:56pm
May 9, 2017
Senator Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) speaks next to Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) at a news conference with a bipartisan group of senators on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S., to unveil a compromise proposal on gun control measures, June 21, 2016. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas
Proposed Medicaid expansion rollback could impact 20K enrollees in ND
May 9, 2017 - 4:08pm