House Broadly Condemns Hate After Anti-Semitism DisputeDivided in debate but mostly united in a final vote, the House passed a resolution condemning anti-Semitism and other bigotry Thursday, with Democrats trying to push past a dispute that has overwhelmed their agenda and exposed fault lines that could dog them through elections next year.
U.S. House Set To Vote On Resolution Against Anti-Semitism, After Rep. Omar TweetsDuring an event last week, Rep. Ilhan Omar made a reference to "political influence in this country that says its ok for people to push for allegiance to a foreign country."
Trump Agrees To Postpone State Of The Union AddressLate Wednesday night, President Trump acceded to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's request that he reschedule his State of the Union address until after the government shutdown ends.
What Are The Rules For The State Of The Union Address?The only time the State of the Union address was delayed was due to a great national tragedy.
Sens. Smith, Klobuchar Sworn In At Nation's CapitolSmith was abruptly named to the Senate in late 2017 after Al Franken resigned. She says her top priority is working to end the government shutdown.
New Congress: Democratic Members Sworn In, Pelosi Elected SpeakerThe 116th Congress is being seated Thursday, with Democrats taking the majority in the U.S. House of Representatives after eight years out of power. The first order of business was electing Rep. Nancy Pelosi to be House speaker for the second time.
‘We Are A Deeply Divided Nation’: Political Expert Analyzes 2018 Midterm ElectionsThe District of Columbia is now divided along party lines in the wake of Tuesday's midterm elections, where Democrats took control of the House. In the Senate, Republicans grew their majority.
Will The Average Taxpayer In Paulsen’s District Really Get A $5,000 Tax Cut?There's a new political TV ad thanking Republican Congressman Erik Paulsen because he voted for tax cuts. It claims taxpayers in Paulsen's district will get a $5,000 tax cut. Is that true?
Trump: Obama Wiretapped Me During CampaignPresident Donald Trump, who is at his home this weekend in Mar-a-Lago, Florida, is now calling for an investigation of three top Democrats: Rep. Nancy Pelosi, Sen. Chuck Schumer and presidential predecessor.
Pelosi At 'U' Event: If Election Were Today, 'We Could Win It All'U.S. House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi said the national Republican Party has been hijacked by Donald Trump and his supporters.
Minn. Representatives Join Pelosi On Rare Visit To TibetU.S. House of Representatives Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi led a delegation of congressional Democrats on a rare trip by foreign politicians to Tibet, during a visit to China that included meetings with officials in Beijing.
Bachmann Ready To Leave Congress, But Not Politics An audacious conservative, Rep. Michele Bachmann stood out from the moment she was first elected to Congress in 2006. Democrats were ascendant and Bachmann was a stridently Republican new arrival with a homespun Minnesota twang.