Republican Sen. John Cornyn called the move "a step backward."…
Hours into the start of the work week, Minority Leader Chuck Schumer announced Democrats would vote for a three-week spending deal to end the government shutdown that began Saturday, while Majority Leader Mitch McConnell promised to allow Senate votes on…
By Zeke Miller, Associated Press
President Donald Trump's latest attempt to broker a big, bipartisan deal has turned into a big mess.
By Zeke Miller, Andrew Taylor and Alan Fram, Associated Press
Republicans and Democrats showed no signs of ending their standoff over immigration and spending Saturday.
By PBS NewsHour
The hours are ticking down to a possible government shutdown. Early in the day there were rumors of a possible five-day deal. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer was summoned to the White House, but returned to the Capitol without a…
By Andrew Taylor and Alan Fram, Associated Press
Friday's late-night vote means at least a short government closure is all but unavoidable.
By Matthew Daly, Associated Press
Rarely unified, Senate Democrats stood together in opposing the GOP revamp of the tax code.
By Steve Peoples, Associated Press
Jubilant Democrats across America are declaring their big election victories in Virginia and New Jersey — their first of the young Trump era — mark the beginning of an anti-Trump surge that could re-shape the balance of power in Congress…
By Ken Thomas, Associated Press
The president has suggested that he'd be open to negotiating with Democrats on health care.
By Alan Fram, Associated Press
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.
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