The 85-year-old California lawmaker, elected after Anita Hill and Clarence Thomas, is in the middle of an explosive cultural, political and social firestorm.

In lobbying the president, conservative Republicans made a final push before the midterms to undercut Mueller’s Russia probe.

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The report by the Justice Department's Office of Inspector General points to three areas the Bureau of Prisons fails to adequately provide for female prisoners — trauma treatment, pregnancy programs and access to feminine hygiene products.

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Florida Gov. Rick Scott, a GOP candidate for U.S. Senate in the state, was confronted by protesters Sept. 17 at Mojo’s Real Cuban restaurant in Venice, Fla.

James Bryce, a police officer, criticizes the anti-police rhetoric of Democratic candidate Randy Bryce.

With her husband, Justice Department official Bruce Ohr, she has become a target in the president’s effort to discredit Robert S. Mueller III’s probe of his campaign.

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The Judiciary Committee faces a quandary similar to 1991 with a divisive nominee, an allegation of sexual wrongdoing and political implications for an upcoming election.

Senate passed overwhelmingly a package of bills aimed at addressing the nation's opioids epidemic.

The goal is to “improve outcomes for existing L Fund participants while not unreasonably increasing risk levels,” the TSP staff says.

The "high-three" average salary is used in setting a federal employee's retirement benefit, but not all forms of compensation count toward it.

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