Politics Jan 05

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) walks after speaking to the media about the ongoing partial government shutdown on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., January 3, 2019. Photo by Joshua Roberts/Reuters
Democrats take power in House; impeachment talk flares

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi had only been in office for a few hours when a handful of Democrats defied her persistent calls not to begin the new Congress by talking about impeachment.

Politics Dec 29

Trump, Democrats play the blame game in 2nd shutdown weekend

President Donald Trump and Democrats are trading blame for the partial government shutdown but doing little substantive talking with each other as the disruption in federal services and public employees' pay slogs into another weekend.

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