May 27, 2020 9:02 am
The lawsuit, to be filed in federal court in Washington, will seek to block the new system passed by the Democratic-majority House.
May 26, 2020 3:25 pm
As negotiations develop on Capitol Hill, the coronavirus response offers Congress an opportunity to shape the country's post-pandemic future but also carries the risk of repeating mistakes of past crises, including the 2008-09 recession, that history does not easily forget.
May 21, 2020 7:12 am
Trump, famous for his name-calling and insults, told reporters earlier in the week during a visit to Capitol Hill: "Pelosi is a sick woman. She's got a lot of problems. A lot of mental problems."
May 16, 2020 9:08 am
The 1,800-page relief bill called the Heroes Act, includes $500 billion in aid to struggling state governments, another round of direct payments to individuals and families to help stimulate the economy, and hazard pay for healthcare workers and others on the front line of the pandemic.
May 13, 2020 1:26 am
The House is expected to vote on the package as soon as Friday, but Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said there is no urgency to act on new legislation.
February 15, 2020 3:15 pm
The Munich Security Conference, being held in Germany from February 14-16, is the world's leading forum for debate on international security policy.
February 05, 2020 12:03 pm
There were plenty of dramatic moments during US President Donald Trump's customary State of the Union speech that included House Speaker Nancy Pelosi tearing a copy of his speech, a protester disrupting his speech and more. Here's a list.
February 05, 2020 11:35 am
Practiced at maintaining a stone face, Nancy Pelosi kept her lips pursed and her eyes down, mostly remaining seated as Republicans rose to give Donald Trump one standing ovation after another.
January 17, 2020 8:16 am
The trial will offer the impeachment managers a unique spotlight, and give them a high-profile opportunity to lift their standing in Congress.
January 17, 2020 9:12 am
‘Impeachment managers’ will read the charges in the Senate. The trial, presided over by the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, will begin next week. Trump will likely survive, but his campaign may be impacted