House Speaker John Boehner announced today that he will be retiring from Congress at the end of October. His announced stunned Capitol Hill. Why is he leaving?

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Pope Francis delivered a speech in English to Congress today that included an audience of VP Biden and Speaker of the House Boehner. Watch the full video here.

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Pope Francis is expected to address a joint meeting of Congress today, September 24 at 10 a.m. Here’s how to watch a livestream of the pope’s address.

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Americans are awaiting the arrival of the leader of the Catholic Church, Pope Francis, to New York and Philadelphia after His Holiness visits Cuba. See the best, funny memes here.

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Senator Robert Menendez of New Jersey has proposed a new law to Congress to ban people from bringing trophy animals they shot abroad back to the United States.

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If elected the House of Representatives, Elise Stefanik will be the youngest woman to ever hold Congressional office. The 30-year-old Republican represents New York’s 21st district.

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Watch what happens when a Bitcoin ATM shows up on Capitol Hill.

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Clay Aiken has just announced that he’ll be running for Congress. Take a look at his video announcement as well as some of the reactions from Twitter.

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Former New York Congressman Otis G. Pike died today. Here’s what you need to know about this “maverick” politician.

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The woman, identified as Dianne Reidy, bemoans that the Constitution was written by Freemasons.

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Secretary of State John Kerry addressed the Senate Foreign Relations Committee today, debating an attack on Syria. Talking heads chimed in on social media with play-by-play and analysis.

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After yesterday’s “war speech” by John Kerry, attention has turned to President Obama, who may order a missile strike on Syria “as early as Thursday.”

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In today’s Congressional hearing, the NSA and FBI directors testified on behalf of large-scale surveillance of Americans citing 4 examples of stopped terror plots.

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NSA Director Gen. Keith Alexander as well as FBI Director Robert Mueller used today’s Congressional hearing to comment on the damage caused by Snowden’s leaks.

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Seated just behind Deputy Attorney General James Cole at today’s House Hearing was a young man who closely resembled Justin Bieber.

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Nevada Republican Representative Joe Heck’s son Joey Heck got his dad in trouble this week by posting racist, homophobic, misogynist tweets on his Twitter feed.

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