Politics Jan 25WATCH: Janet Yellen wins Senate approval as treasury secretary
Yellen, a former chair of the Federal Reserve, was approved by the Senate on a 84-15 vote, becoming the third member of Biden’s Cabinet to win confirmation.
Politics Jan 06How Democrats won Georgia’s Senate seats in runoff elections
The two victories will give Democrats control of the Senate for the next two years.
Politics Dec 01Trump raises $170 million as he looks to future
President Donald Trump has raised roughly $170 million since his Election Day defeat, a sum garnered through a nonstop stream of solicitations that have falsely claimed the election was stolen while requesting contributions for an “election defense fund."…
Politics Nov 25With U.S. in COVID-19 panic, Georgia Sen. Perdue saw stock opportunity
Republican Sen. David Perdue of Georgia carried out a series of well-timed stock transactions at the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic.
Politics Nov 07AP explains why Georgia and North Carolina are still at play
The Associated Press declared Joe Biden to be president-elect in the 2020 election. However, some states are still at play. Here's what that means.
Politics Nov 06Why the AP has not declared a winner in Georgia
A razor-thin margin and ongoing vote count are what's making the Georgia contest between President Donald Trump and Joe Biden too early to call.
Politics Nov 05WATCH LIVE: Georgia secretary of state provides evening update on vote count
Tens of thousands of still-uncounted ballots — many in counties where Democrat Joe Biden was in the lead — are what's making the Georgia contest between President Donald Trump and Biden too early to call.
Politics Nov 04WATCH: Wisconsin elections officials provide update
The Associated Press has not declared a winner in Wisconsin’s presidential contest because the race between President Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden is too early to call.
Nation Nov 01Senate majority outcome may take weeks or more
But due to election law quirks in the states of Georgia and Louisiana, where a total of three seats are up for grabs, it is possible that the fate of the current 53-47 Republican majority will remain unknown for weeks…
Politics Oct 20How Trump plowed through $1 billion, losing cash advantage
President Donald Trump’s sprawling political operation has raised well over $1 billion since he took the White House in 2017 — and set a lot of it on fire.