Latest from Amber Phillips
In recent cases, voting rights advocates see conservative justices signaling they're willing to raise the bar on who can vote and when.
  • Oct 23, 2020
Biden said at the debate that he would transition away from oil, then later clarified that he would stop giving federal subsidies to the industry.
  • Oct 23, 2020
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  • Oct 22, 2020
Democrats want their voters to know they’re fighting this Supreme Court confirmation. But they just don’t have much to fight with.
  • Oct 22, 2020
Amy Coney Barrett has been nominated by President Trump to fill the vacant Supreme Court seat of Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Here is the confirmation process she'll face in the Senate.
  • Oct 22, 2020
The final presidential debate is Thursday. Also, there will be a mute button.
  • Oct 22, 2020
Polls show a coronavirus bill is more popular — but not necessarily with Republicans’ base.
  • Oct 21, 2020
Republican voters appear to be splitting into two distinct groups, in a way that makes these Senate Republicans hesitate.
  • Oct 20, 2020
There are several major crises related to health, race and the economy all happening at once. Those are shaping the battles for Congress.
  • Oct 17, 2020