Threats Against Congress

Andrew Solender at Axios: A series of high-profile security incidents is rattling members of Congress and prompting Capitol security officials to take major steps to shore up lawmakers’ security.   Why it matters: Threats against lawmakers have risen...

Committee of the Whole

Don Wolfensberger at The Hill: The rules of the House today still provide for a Committee of the Whole to process all revenue measures and bills that directly or indirectly appropriate money.  However, until last week the COW had not been used since the first session...