Scrutiny on the FAA is growing as the Senate questions officials over the agency's role in allowing the Boeing 737 Max planes to fly.
Recruiting troubles have hampered Democrats as they try to win back the Senate from Mitch McConnell and Republicans in the 2020 election.
Democrats would have to flip four Republican-held Senate seats next year to win control of the Senate and take away a critical buffer for Trump.
The bill is sponsored by Democratic Senators Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters, Republican Senators Lamar Alexander and Susan Collins and Democratic Representative Dan Kildee. The existing $7,500 EV tax credit, which allows taxpayers to deduct part of the cost of buying an electric car, phases out over 15 months once an automaker hits 200,000 cumulative EV...
Pelosi says the House won't take up legislation "to give President Trump a pass" on emergency powers.
Graham says the panel will discuss "red flag" laws that allow courts to take away firearms from some suspected dangerous individuals.
GOP senators "are not voting on constitutionality or precedent," but on "Border Security & the Wall," Trump tweets.
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., announced he would support a measure to terminate Trump's national emergency declaration, joining three of his Republican colleagues.
WASHINGTON, Feb 28- The U.S. Senate is poised on Thursday to confirm President Donald Trump's candidate, a former coal lobbyist, to lead the nation's top environmental regulator, a nomination that has infuriated conservation groups and Democrats. Environmental Protection Agency acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler, a Washington insider with years of...
Democratic leaders have called the emergency declaration an overreach by a president who failed to get the funding he wanted from Congress.
Rep. Joaquin Castro had prepared the measure to block Trump's national emergency declaration, which he aims to use to divert money to build his proposed border wall.
If the last face-to-face meeting among Democrats Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer and President Donald Trump is any guide, the discussion could prove tense — and unproductive.
On Monday, the high court announced that it would not review two lower court decisions that temporarily banned Louisiana and Kansas from cutting Planned Parenthood's Medicaid funding.
The GOP will likely expand its Senate majority after the midterms, and most of the senators running in 2020 appear safe. Despite having a more favorable map, Democrats will still have a difficult path to a majority.
The arrest comes two days after the husband of Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, said he received a threatening letter that referred to Collins' support for Kanvanaugh, and which claimed to be tainted with the deadly toxin ricin
Republicans and Democrats will spend the final month of the midterm election campaign in an unprecedented test of the potency of gender politics.
The commitment comes after Bloomberg declared he would be pushing ahead with an $80 million investment to support Democratic candidates.
Brett Kavanaugh was sworn in on Saturday as the 114th Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, after the Senate voted confirm his nomination amid an emotional, weeks-long debate.
Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, seemed to refer to a theory first broached by a Washington Post columnist and later promoted by conservative pundits and Kavanaugh himself: Perhaps the accusations against the judge were a case of mistaken identity.
Collins revealed her decision Friday afternoon, hours after a key procedural vote in the confirmation process. Minutes after her announcement, West Virginia Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin said he would also vote yes on Kavanaugh.