Ted Cruz 2.0? Senator Adjusts With Trump in Office and Houston Under Water

As he prepares for re-election next year, Senator Ted Cruz faces a challenge in helping millions of people — in his hometown, Houston, and beyond — rebuild after Hurricane Harvey.

Paul Ryan’s Interview With The Times to Touch on Taxes and DACA

Speaker Paul D. Ryan will sit down on Thursday for an exclusive interview with The New York Times’s congressional editor, Jonathan Weisman.

House Set to Approve $8 Billion in Aid for Hurricane Harvey Recovery

The disaster aid measure could be coupled with an increase in the debt limit, a strategy that is already drawing criticism from conservatives.

Paul Ryan to Speak With The Times on Congress’s Packed Agenda

A crushing September agenda could determine whether Republicans deliver on any of their big promises, including a tax overhaul, before next year’s midterm elections.

Shaken by Harvey, Congress May Try Something New: Bipartisanship

Lawmakers return from recess with priorities reshuffled and glimmers of cooperation emerging on hurricane aid. The question is whether it will last.