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Senators urge federal funding for state distribution of COVID-19 vaccine

WASHINGTON — More than a dozen U.S. Senate Democrats are urging congressional leaders to include “robust” funding in any coronavirus relief package for states...

Could COVID-19 delay the Supreme Court confirmation hearings?

One of the few obstacles that could prevent Amy Coney Barrett from being confirmed as a Supreme Court justice this year is the coronavirus.That...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg remembered as the politics of choosing her successor...

Gov. Ron DeSantis has ordered state and U.S. flags flown at half staff throughout Florida in “honor and remembrance” of the late Justice Ruth...

U.S. Senate Democrats block GOP’S ‘weak’ police reform bill

WASHINGTON — Senate Democrats blocked a GOP police reform bill Wednesday because, they said, it fails to adequately respond to police brutality against people...

Congressional Democrats lay out expansive police reform plans

WASHINGTON — Congressional Democrats outlined their vision for sweeping police reforms on Capitol Hill Monday, following weeks of nationwide protests sparked by the killing...

Civil rights groups urge Congress to combat police brutality

WASHINGTON — Hundreds of civil rights organizations have urged U.S. congressional leaders to quickly pass legislation to address police killings of black people following...

U.S. House Democrats unveil $3 trillion pandemic relief bill

WASHINGTON — U.S. House Democrats unveiled an economic relief package of epic proportions Tuesday in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.The sweeping legislation carries a...

Democrats’ impeachment articles: abuse of power, obstruction of Congress

WASHINGTON — U.S. House Democrats on Tuesday announced two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-N.Y.) joined House Speaker...

Back in their districts, here’s how Democrats are talking about impeachment

WASHINGTON — U.S. House Democrats are spending the Thanksgiving recess hammering President Trump for allegedly soliciting foreign interference in U.S. elections as they prepare...

Meet the former Orlando cop – now a congresswoman – working...

Rep. Val Demings, an Orlando Democrat, didn't expect to be at the center of presidential impeachment proceedings when she won her U.S. House seat...

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