At the Capitol, tempers flared and emotions were raw as senators struggled over critically needed aid. Democrats argue the package is tilted toward corporations.
By Andrew Taylor, Jonathan Lemire, Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press
The Senate overwhelming passed a second coronavirus response bill, sending it to Trump to enact with his signature.
By Jonathan Lemire, Jill Colvin, Associated Press
Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith and former Agriculture Secretary Mike Espy were the final two candidates in a hard-fought special electionin 2018. Hyde-Smith defeated Espy in a November 2018 runoff.
By Emily Wagster Pettus, Associated Press
The newest Twitter scolding by the president, who previously been largely quiet on the race, could further damage Jeff Sessions' hopes of a political resurrection in the state where he had been a conservative icon.
By Kim Chandler, Associated Press
On Thursday, President Trump declared victory, one day after his acquittal in the Senate impeachment trial. He celebrated among supporters at the White House and claimed Democrats had conducted “corrupt” investigations. Hours earlier, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told reporters at…
It is the eve of the final day of President Trump’s Senate impeachment trial. Senators are scheduled to vote Wednesday whether to convict Trump of the two impeachment charges brought against him: abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. Although…
By Lisa Mascaro, Eric Tucker, Zeke Miller, Associated Press
Sen. Lisa Murkowksi of Alaska drew a reaction in the impeachment trial when she asked simply: "Why should this body not call Ambassador Bolton?"…
By Molly Finnegan
The debate and vote on Friday will focus on whether new witnesses should be called as part of the Senate trial. Watch live here.
U.S. senators are preparing for a critical vote on whether to allow new witnesses to testify as part of President Trump's impeachment trial. On Thursday, they had their second and final chance to ask questions of House impeachment managers and…
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