Senator Tim Scott of South Carolina is keenly aware that COVID-19 is especially dangerous for African Americans. He’s also worried about small businesses.
As senators embarked on their first day of proceedings, the occasional yawn and rubbing of the eyes emphasized the pointlessness of the whole affair.
New polling suggests that Trump’s base is totally unified behind the president, no matter what investigations might reveal.
The lawmakers who most want to oust President Trump don’t agree on what the party’s strongest case against him is.
The Iowa Republican’s racist comments have made him a pariah among Democrats and Republicans alike. But his voters may be more devoted to him than ever.
Several 2020 candidates have called for the congressman to step down following comments he made about rape and incest. But he represents the party’s best hope in Northwest Iowa.
For J. D. Scholten to have a real chance in Iowa’s Fourth District, he’ll need the incendiary congressman to win his Republican primary.
It wasn’t Robert Mueller’s testimony that pushed Representative Katherine Clark over the edge.
The notoriously quiet Supreme Court justice has had a far-reaching influence on the personnel of the Trump administration, which may be his most lasting legacy.
Female lawmakers needed a critical mass in Congress before they could begin chipping away at the inequalities baked into the nation’s laws.
The 2020 hopeful is hoping to stand out on the debate stage. But he’ll have only a couple of minutes to say something memorable.
There used to be a middle ground in the national conversation on abortion. Not anymore.
They might be calling for an inquiry on Twitter and MSNBC, but they don’t plan to publicly challenge the speaker.
The shift in attitudes suggests that more House members are viewing the party’s current investigative strategy as ineffective.
Centrism is notoriously unsexy, even if it’s pervasive within the Democratic Party.
In an attempt to protect the House majority, the DCCC may have compromised its relationship with some of the party’s most loyal activists, the College Democrats.
While Democrats debate which voters to prioritize in 2020, Representative Tim Ryan, a potential presidential candidate, argues that they don’t have to choose.
A House vote on bigotry underscored powerful changes in the party’s coalition, including among young Muslims.
Since the start of her campaign, the freshman Democrat has railed against special interests. Now the lawmaker she defeated is becoming a lobbyist.
The president says he doesn’t like Congress’s border-funding deal. But he’ll probably sign it anyway.