house of representatives Congress could crack down on members sleeping in their offices By Max Kalnitz • May 4, 2018 Avery Schneider/WBFO News It’s not unusual for lawmakers in the nation’s capital to crash on the couch in their offices after a long day’s work at the Capitol. But a new bill supported by some representatives who look down on the practice could put an end to that. Collins praises Zuckerberg during House Facebook hearing By Dave Debo • Apr 12, 2018 National Public Radio Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg was praised by Rep. Chris Collins Wednesday during committee hearings looking at the social network's privacy issues and operations. Senate Approves Landmark Tax Overhaul, Bill Returns To House By Danielle Kurtzleben • Dec 19, 2017 Updated at 1:26 a.m. ET Wednesday Republicans in Congress approved a sweeping and controversial $1.5 trillion tax overhaul, with the Senate voting early Wednesday along straight party lines to move the measure forward. Here Is What's In The House-Approved Health Care Bill By Alison Kodjak • May 4, 2017 House Republicans approved their plan to replace the Affordable Care Act on Thursday. Here's a rundown of key provisions in the American Health Care Act and what would happen if the Senate approves them and the bill becomes law. Buying insurance Chris Collins sworn in to 113th Congress By Eileen Buckley • Jan 3, 2013 File photo Republican Chris Collins was sworn in Thursday as one of the newest members of the U.S. House of Representatives. Collins is among 82 freshman representatives in the House. Listen Listening... / 4:14 U.S. Representative Chris Collins Incumbents Higgins, Reed, Slaughter returned to Congress By WBFO Newsroom • Nov 7, 2012 WBFO News photo by Mark Scott Congressman Brian Higgins easily won his re-election bid Tuesday over challenger Mike Madigan.