Democrats are facing a growing number of headaches, including high-stakes standoffs with Republicans over the debt and feuding within their own party over President Biden’s $3.5 trillion spending plan. Democrats are confronting two quickly...
Arguments in the case involving Mississippi's 15-week abortion are scheduled to begin this fall.
Republicans want to bring back the tea-party movement’s anti-spending zeal. For many voters, the issue is “on the back burner.”
The United States is flying Haitians camped in a Texas border town back to their homeland. This comes as Democrats attempt to include immigration overhaul in their spending bill.
Under pressure to cut the bill’s cost, Democrats disagree over whether to offer more benefits to older Americans or to cover more of the working poor.
Senate parliamentarian rules against including immigration measure in budget bill
Two states could pave the way for a national model as local officials look for ways to circumvent the longstanding gun debate in Washington.
Texas officials say they are seeing a "historic surge" in migration along the southern border. Thousands of new arrivals from Haiti are straining an already overstretched effort to deal with them. (Image credit: Eric Gay/AP)
Republican and Democratic senators are threatening to hold up confirmation of officials at the State and Defense Departments in response to President Biden’s handling of the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan.Republicans have been more vociferous in...
So much for the progressive dream of turning America into a Scandinavian-style social democracy