Johnson tells members that GOP chaos has undermined his negotiation power in funding debate

House Republicans will spend the weekend attempting to reach a consensus on a budget deal with…

House Democrats warn Speaker Johnson against ‘poison policy riders’ in congressional budget fight

Senior House Democrats are warning Speaker Mike Johnson (R-LA) not to acquiesce to conservative demands for…

Government spending fight bleeds into CPAC with calls to ‘shut it down’

NATIONAL HARBOR, Maryland — As House Republicans continue to quarrel over how to address a pair…

Shutdown showdown: Freedom Caucus gives Johnson terms for spending fight

House conservatives are setting the stage for what is likely to be another high-profile government spending…

Democrat floats rule change to prevent Speaker Johnson ouster

A centrist Democrat is reportedly floating a fail-safe measure to protect Speaker Mike Johnson (R-LA) from…

Mike Johnson’s three problems that aren’t going away while House is out on recess

The House is going on recess, but that doesn’t change the problems House Speaker Mike Johnson…

Johnson sends House home with huge to-do list and little progress to avoid government shutdown

The House adjourned for its recess one day early amid disagreements over national security legislation, leaving…

Johnson cancels part of House recess to buy time for spending negotiations

The House will no longer have its two-week recess at the end of next month in…

Biden signs bill keeping government open through March

President Joe Biden signed on Friday the continuing resolution to fund the government through March and…

House avoids government shutdown until March despite outrage over Johnson stopgap bill

The House passed its latest temporary spending measure, narrowly avoiding a scheduled government shutdown and punting…

House conservatives press Johnson to attach border security to Senate funding bill

House conservatives are urging Speaker Mike Johnson (R-LA) to make last-minute changes to a stopgap funding…

Senate races to fund government before Friday deadline

The Senate took the first step toward funding the government on Tuesday as time runs short…

Johnson stares down tough week with even slimmer House GOP majority

Rep. Hal Rogers’s (R-KY) hospitalization will shave a vote off of Speaker Mike Johnson’s (R-LA) already…

House and Senate agree to a two-part continuing resolution until March

House and Senate leadership have agreed to another short-term continuing resolution to keep the government funded…

House Democratic leaders lay down gauntlet to GOP over shutdown fears: ‘Do your job’

House Democratic leaders are calling on House Republicans to “do your job” and pass a spending…

Speaker Johnson says top-line spending deal ‘remains’ after conservatives push him to back out

House Speaker Mike Johnson (R-LA) announced that the top-line spending deal he forged with Senate Democrats…

Speaker Johnson weighs throwing wrench into government spending fight

Speaker Mike Johnson (R-LA) had given hope in recent days that Washington could escape the kind…

Chuck Schumer moves to extend government funding with one week until shutdown

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) will take the first step toward averting a shutdown on…

Speaker Johnson brushes off threat of ouster as conservatives rage over spending deal

House Speaker Mike Johnson (R-LA) brushed off threats of a possible ouster from his top leadership…

Johnson avoids talk of stopgap spending deal as shutdown deadline looms

House Speaker Mike Johnson (R-LA) dodged conversation on a stopgap measure to avoid a government shutdown next week…