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Politics Mar 27House plan on $2.2 trillion virus relief bill hits last-minute snag
House leaders' plan for swift action on a $2.2 trillion package to ease the coronavirus pandemic's devastating toll on the U.S. economy and health care system has run into complications. A maverick conservative lawmaker has threatened to delay passage until…
Health Mar 26WATCH: House approves $2.2 trillion virus rescue bill
The House approved the sweeping measure by a voice vote, as strong majorities of both parties lined up behind the most colossal economic relief bill in the nation's history.
Politics Mar 10Biden wins Michigan primary
Joe Biden has won Michigan’s Democratic primary, seizing a key battleground state that helped propel Bernie Sanders’ insurgent candidacy four years ago.
Politics Mar 09WATCH: PBS NewsHour’s special coverage of the March 10 primaries
Joe Biden decisively won Michigan’s Democratic presidential primary on Tuesday, seizing a key battleground state that helped propel Bernie Sanders’ insurgent candidacy four years ago.
Politics Feb 04WATCH: Pelosi rips up Trump’s State of the Union speech
No sooner did President Donald Trump finish his State of the Union address than House Speaker Pelosi ripped it in two.
Politics Feb 04Trump to unleash ‘relentless optimism’ in State of the Union address
President Donald Trump's State of the Union address will be a different experience for Democrats, nearly all of whom voted for Trump's impeachment in the House.
Politics Jan 27WATCH: Impeachment ‘is tantamount to domestic war,’ says Ken Starr
Starr made the case that Democrats' allegations of misconduct by Trump hardly measure up to the previous instances when Congress has seriously considered removing a president from office.
Politics Jan 25WATCH: Schiff’s ‘head on a pike’ remark angers GOP senators
Senate Republicans said lead impeachment prosecutor Adam Schiff insulted them during the trial by repeating an anonymously sourced report that the White House had threatened to punish Republicans who voted against President Donald Trump.
Politics Jan 20White House and prosecutors lay out arguments ahead of impeachment trial
The trial resumes on Tuesday with what could be a fight over the ground rules.
Politics Jan 14House to vote on sending articles of impeachment to Senate
GOP senators are conferring privately about whether to allow a motion to dismiss the charges against the president or to call additional witnesses for testimony.