Senate Passes Bipartisan Criminal Justice BillThe Senate voted Tuesday night to approve a sweeping criminal justice overhaul supported by President Trump.
Tina Smith Beats Karin Housley In U.S. Senate Special ElectionIn one of the more hotly-contested races to receive national attention, Democratic Sen. Tina Smith has defeated Republican Karin Housley to retain that seat in the U.S. Senate, as called by CBS News.
Republicans Retain Control Of U.S. SenateMeanwhile, Democrats are gaining ground in their fight for control of the House, picking up key seats in Florida, Pennsylvania and Minnesota.
Klobuchar Defeats Newberger In. U.S. Senate RaceAmy Klobuchar, Minnesota’s senior U.S. Senator, was expected to easily maintain the seat she’s held for over 11 years.
Smith, Housley Hold Final Debate Before Midterm ElectionsDemocrat Tina Smith and Republican Karin Housley faced off for the last time before the election on Tuesday.
Senate Votes 51-49 To Push Kavanaugh Nomination ForwardSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is pushing ahead with little room for error.
AP Source: Kavanaugh, Ford Agree To Testify On ThursdayA tentative agreement was reached Saturday for the Senate Judiciary Committee to hear testimony Thursday from Christine Blasey Ford, the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault from decades ago, according to two people briefed on the matter.
Former Arizona Sen. Jon Kyl To Replace John McCainJohn McCain's widow says former Arizona U.S. Sen. Jon Kyl will be named as her deceased husband's replacement in the U.S. Senate.
Poll: Big Recognition Gap Between Smith, Housley In Senate RaceJust 13 percent of voters had never heard of Smith, while more than 31 percent were unfamiliar with Housley.
Favorites For Al Franken's Minn. Seat Reflects The Rise Of #MeTooThe sudden downfall of Sen. Al Franken amid the rise of the #MeToo movement set the course for what could be a two-woman race to finish his term, part of an unusual primary Tuesday featuring both of Minnesota's Senate seats on the same ballot.
Senate Candidate Richard Painter To Hold 8-Hour Q&A Session On Facebook LiveU.S. Senate candidate Richard Painter is planning to answer voters’ questions all day Sunday during live broadcasts on Facebook and Twitter.