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Politics Oct 27Rep. Jackie Speier describes harassment ordeal in online video
A California congresswoman used a video Friday to describe being grabbed and kissed as a young congressional aide and to invite staffers to share their own stories.
Politics Oct 17WATCH: Senators reach bipartisan deal on resuming payments to health insurers
WASHINGTON — Key senators reached a breakthrough deal Tuesday on resuming federal payments to health insurers that President Donald Trump has blocked. Insurers had warned that unless the money is quickly restored, premiums will go up. At the White House,…
Politics Oct 06Democrats give political donations from Harvey Weinstein away to charities
The party's effort to separate itself from the 65-year-old film executive came after The New York Times reported that he has settled sexual harassment lawsuits with at least eight women.
Politics Sep 28WATCH: Wounded Scalise returns to Capitol to bipartisan cheers, praises ‘warm side of Congress’
To bipartisan hugs, tears and a roaring standing ovation, a hobbling House Republican Whip Steve Scalise returned to the House on Thursday, more than three months after a gunman sprayed fire at a baseball practice and left the lawmaker fighting…
Politics Sep 26WATCH: Republicans say no vote this week on health care
The setback marks the end for the latest drive to overturn the law, a promise the GOP has made to voters for seven years.
Politics Sep 25Collins opposes latest GOP health care plan, jeopardizing chances for reform
The collapse of the legislation marks a replay of the embarrassing loss Trump and party leaders suffered in July, when the Senate rejected three attempts to pass legislation erasing the 2010 statute. The GOP has made promises to scrap the…
Politics Sep 25WATCH: Senate committee holds hearing on Graham-Cassidy health care bill
Top Republicans are adding money to their staggering effort to repeal the Obama health care law. Yet their path to succeeding in their last-gasp effort has grown narrower, perhaps impossible.
Politics Sep 19GOP says there’s momentum for their Obamacare repeal bill, but hurdles remain
Senate Republicans have less than two weeks to succeed and face a tough fight to win enough GOP support to reverse the summer's self-inflicted defeat on the party's high-priority issue.
Politics Sep 18WATCH LIVE: Schumer addresses latest GOP push for health care reform
Sens. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, are expected to address the Graham-Cassidy proposal at 3 p.m. ET. Watch live here.
Nation Sep 13These are the 3 latest Senate plans to reform health care
For the GOP, there's an uphill battle to get a bill passed before Oct. 1, when the Republican effort to repeal the law loses its protection against Democratic filibusters.