{FD} Little-noticed law drug companies fought for: How it passed amid opioid crisis, what it does

The law that imperiled Rep. Tom Marino’s nomination as the national drug czar passed quietly in the spring of 2016, even as Congress and then-President Barack Obama declared opioid addiction a national crisis.

{FD} GOP Rep. Collins calls Democrat Slaughter ‘despicable human being’ over ethics charges

Following continued scrutiny by the House Ethics Committee over alleged “insider” stock trading, Rep. Chris Collins, R-N.Y., called the congresswoman who filed ethics charges against him “a despicable human being,” a rare moment of course language used by a U.S. congressman to describe a colleague.

{FD} Uproar as Capitol Hill pharmacist dishes on Alzheimer’s prescriptions for the powerful

The owner of the Capitol Hill pharmacy that supplies prescription drugs for members of Congress and staff has sparked a frenzy of speculation after claiming he gives meds to lawmakers with “pretty serious health problems” and appearing to question their mental faculties.

{FD} Uproar as Capitol Hill pharmacist dishes on prescriptions for the powerful

The owner of the Capitol Hill pharmacy that supplies prescription drugs for members of Congress and staff has sparked a frenzy of speculation after claiming he gives meds to lawmakers with “pretty serious health problems” and appearing to question their mental faculties.

{FD} Commerce secretary seeking billions more for 2020 Census

With just 30 months to go before the Census Bureau kicks off its constitutionally mandated count of every living soul in America, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross told House lawmakers on Thursday that the bureau needs $15.6 billion to get it done – $3 billion more than the cost in 2010.

{FD} Congressional investigators meet ‘a lot of resistance’ from FBI, DOJ on anti-Trump dossier

The FBI and Justice Department have turned down or ignored every request since March from the House Intelligence Committee seeking information about the controversial anti-Trump dossier, according to a review of congressional records by Fox News.