The retiring Nevada senator and minority leader wielded incredible influence over the last decade — and helped tear up the rules.
Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy says Democrats need to run on women’s economic issues (not just abortion) and the Affordable Care Act, even in red states.
It’s budget week in America: an insanely busy week of political, unlikely-to-pass votes. Here’s your preview of 2016’s TV ads.
“Though Secretary Clinton alone is responsible for causing this issue, she alone does not get to determine its outcome,” Benghazi Committee Chairman Trey Gowdy warns.
The ad from American Action Network contrasts the House GOP budget with President Obama’s — and, more importantly, is running on the network that conservatives watch.
Sen. Ron Wyden says the U.S. government is still spying on Americans and administration officials aren’t being held accountable.
Senior Capitol Hill aides say the Clinton camp has not made a coordinated outreach effort to brief Democrats on how to handle questions or defend Clinton.
A new “framework” issued by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms would effectively ban the sale and importation of so-called “green tip” AR-15 ammunition.
The ruling is one of the first to uphold the civil claims of Mexican citizens against U.S. border agents and the federal government.
“This is a war. And they certainly aren’t treating it that way.” ISIS fighters have been leaving Iraq and Syria and passing through Turkey into Europe, BuzzFeed News reported Thursday.
A senior aide tells BuzzFeed News that if Obama’s attorney general pick passes a committee vote (which seems likely), Majority Leader Mitch McConnell will not stop a full Senate vote — despite calls to block nominees over Obama’s executive actions.
“I didn’t see anything in the opinion that prevented action being take [against] individuals who might otherwise qualify” for deferred deportation, Lynch says.
“There is no doubt that our current offensive amounts to war, and Congress should take action both to authorize its prosecution and to set limits on that authorization,” Rep. Adam Schiff tells BuzzFeed News.
“This idea that our immigration laws somehow need to be ignored is quite frankly ridiculous.”
DC’s hometown Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton says she’s “heartbroken” President Obama again ignored the city’s push for statehood during his State of the Union Speech.
If the British Prime Minister visits Washington and nobody notices, did it really even happen?
Church organizations in Philadelphia, Oregon, Arizona and other states have begun taking in undocumented immigrants who are living under the threat of deportation.
Prosecutors have recommended charges for the former military leader for leaking documents to his former mistress, Paula Broadwell.
Rep. Steve King has been included on top talks about President Obama’s executive actions on immigration.
Doing what Mitch McConnell did: keep his caucus united for two years and cause big problems for the party in control. It looks like Reid is doing exactly what he did in 2005.