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Democrats continue to admonish FBI over handling of Kavanaugh complaints

Their demand followed a letter last month from from an FBI official defending its process and providing new details about the volume of tips it received about Kavanaugh through a tip line it set up for the investigation.
  • Jul 22, 2021

Former congresswoman Abby Finkenauer launches Senate bid against Grassley

The Democrat accused the Republican incumbent of being "obsessed with power."
  • Jul 22, 2021

Pennsylvania decertifies county voting system following private company audit promoted by pro-Trump state senators

Acting secretary of state Veronica W. Degraffenreid said Wake TSI’s examination of the Fulton County ballots earlier this year violated the state’s election code.
  • Jul 21, 2021

White House, Pelosi staff members test positive for coronavirus

The Pelosi staffer had contact with Texas lawmakers who are in Washington to prevent passage of a voting bill. Six members of that delegation have tested positive for the coronavirus in recent days.
  • Jul 20, 2021

Biden clarifies comments about Facebook ‘killing people’ with vaccine misinformation

The president said he hopes that “instead of taking it personally,” Facebook spends more energy focusing on “the outrageous misinformation” being spread about vaccines on the popular social network.
  • Jul 19, 2021

White House promotes NASCAR race as vaccination site amid uptick in coronavirus cases

Press secretary Jen Psaki said the Biden administration is aiming to reach unvaccinated Americans with ‘messengers they trust.’
  • Jul 16, 2021

House panel launches investigation of GOP-commissioned election review in Arizona

Two top Democrats on the House oversight panel sent a letter to the chief executive of private contractor Cyber Ninjas seeking communications, documents and other material.
  • Jul 14, 2021
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Texas Democrats’ exodus

Why Texas Democrats are camping out in D.C. And how to stay safe in extreme heat.
  • Jul 14, 2021

Michigan GOP official who said Trump ‘blew it’ resigns from executive director post

Jason Roe had drawn the wrath of Republicans for dismissing Trump’s baseless claims of a stolen election.
  • Jul 14, 2021

Schumer introduces measure for federal decriminalization of marijuana

The New York Democrat vowed to use his clout as Senate majority leader toward reversing decades of policies and laws.
  • Jul 14, 2021