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Politics Dec 20Sen. Al Franken to officially leave Senate seat on Jan. 2
The announcement today from a Franken spokesman should put to rest questions surrounding the timing of the Minnesota Democrat's departure and concern that he might reverse his planned resignation.
Politics Dec 20Tax Bill: What’s in, what’s out, what happens
WASHINGTON — So what's in the massive $1.5 trillion Republican tax package, what's not and what does it mean for most Americans?…
Politics Dec 20Senate approves GOP tax bill, sending it back to the House
Senate Republicans have passed the most sweeping rewrite of the nation's tax laws in more than three decades, setting the stage for a final House vote Wednesday.
Politics Dec 19These 3 provisions are slowing down the GOP tax bill
The Senate parliamentarian has decided three minor provisions violate the chamber's rules.
Politics Dec 191-vote win puts Democrats closer to control of Virginia legislature
Republican control of Virginia's House of Delegates may be in peril now that a Democratic challenger seems to have won a recount.
Politics Dec 19House will be forced to revote on GOP tax bill Wednesday
Democrats say three provisions in the Republican $1.5 trillion tax bill violate Senate rules and will likely be removed before that chamber votes on the measure.
Politics Dec 19WATCH: White House praises tax vote
President Donald Trump also celebrated the victory on Twitter.
Politics Dec 19Donald Trump’s nominee for Export-Import Bank is rejected
Former Republican Rep. Scott Garrett of New Jersey voted to shutter the bank when serving in Congress and didn't apologize for his opposition when testifying at his confirmation hearing.
Politics Dec 19WATCH: Senate approves sweeping Republican tax bill
The Senate is expected to vote around 10 p.m. Tuesday evening. Watch live here.
Politics Dec 18Federal judge Alex Kozinski steps down after accusations of sexual misconduct
The prominent U.S. appeals court judge announced his retirement Monday days after women alleged he subjected them to inappropriate sexual conduct or comments.