Planned Parenthood shutdown averted: How Georgia voted

5:13 pm Sep. 30, 2015

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House passed a bill this afternoon to keep the federal government open until Dec. 11, extending current spending plans — including for Planned Parenthood.

The 277-151 vote follows the Senate’s 78-20 vote this

House Republicans pull Confederate flag vote after firestorm

9:15 am Jul. 9, 2015

UPDATE: 11:30 a.m. — U.S. House Republican leaders have yanked a controversial vote on keeping Confederate battle flags in national parks, following a reversal and a firestorm.

The vote would have put Southern lawmakers, in particular, in a