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Newly elected Kat Cammack of FL will become youngest GOP woman...

WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep.-elect Kat Cammack says she hadn’t thought about becoming involved in politics until her family lost its cattle ranch, which she...

Florida and Colorado make the finalist list for Space Command HQ

The Air Force on Thursday named sites in Florida, Colorado and four other states finalists to permanently house the U.S. Space Command headquarters—a prize...

Despite inroads for women, Congress and the FL Legislature remain male...

U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris of California made history around the globe earlier this month, when she became the first vice president-elect of the United...

Newly elected members of the U.S. House converge on Washington, including...

WASHINGTON — They’ve won their campaigns. Now, newly elected members of the U.S. House of Representatives are spending their first days in the nation’s...

Republicans in Congress chime in on Trump claims of a stolen...

WASHINGTON—Some Republicans in Congress are agreeing with President Donald Trump’s baseless claims that the election was stolen from him, and backing legal challenges to...

At the federal level: Democrats reel after losses, setbacks in Congress

WASHINGTON—Tuesday’s election was a disaster for congressional Democrats, who were expected to pick up nearly a dozen GOP seats in the House but instead...

Florida-Puerto Rico connection highlighted as the island makes a new bid...

WASHINGTON—The long-debated possibility of statehood for Puerto Rico is gaining traction—a development sure to be watched closely by the more than 1 million members...

How the Chamber of Commerce learned to love House Democrats

Democrats took control of the U.S. House of Representatives two years ago by winning competitive districts like the Michigan seat of Rep. Haley Stevens...

‘We’re not through this’: Governors plead with Congress for emergency assistance

WASHINGTON — Democratic governors on Thursday begged Congress to come to the aid of ailing states, which face unexpected expenses as they attempt to...

Why D.C. lawmakers are voting remotely during the pandemic

WASHINGTON —U.S. House Republicans have a new line of attack against some Democrats — they charge they are failing to show up for work.The...

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