- Facing Congress, Planned Parenthood chief rebuts videos Updated: Sep-29-15 5:34 pm
WASHINGTON - The head of Planned Parenthood defended the women's health organization Tuesday before a Republican-run Congress bent on slashing its federal funding, telling lawmakers that accusations against her group fed by stealthily recorded videos are "offensive and categorically untrue."
- House Republicans advance bill to undo health law Updated: Sep-29-15 1:15 pm
WASHINGTON - House Republicans advanced legislation Tuesday to dismantle President Barack Obama's health law that could actually reach the president's desk.
- Senate blocks anti-abortion bill; new showdown set Updated: Sep-22-15 5:11 pm
WASHINGTON - Senate Democrats thwarted a Republican effort to ban late-term abortions on Tuesday as GOP leaders strained to avoid a government shutdown in eight days over the dispute - all against a tangled backdrop of presidential politics.