The Washington Post

Paul Kane

ReporterWashington, D.C.


Preparations continue for a campaign with upbeat assessments, but Biden’s family remains the key to his decision

  • Oct 2, 2015

Political head winds have only strengthened since the Senate rejected background checks after shooting in Newtown, Conn.

  • Oct 2, 2015

The three men told colleagues they intend to seek the majority whip post that may be vacated by Steve Scalise (R-La.), who is pursuing a run for majority leader.

  • Sep 29, 2015

McCarthy promised his colleagues that he would run a very inclusive leadership team.

  • Sep 28, 2015

One thing the sunny Californian has on his side is that he largely assembled today’s House majority

  • Sep 26, 2015

His tumultuous time as House speaker has been defined by internal revolts and missed opportunities.

  • Sep 25, 2015

The likely successor is House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calf.)

  • Sep 25, 2015

The Speaker told GOP members Friday morning.

  • Sep 25, 2015

  • Sep 25, 2015

The historic papal address came as a divided Washington confronts the issues.

  • Sep 24, 2015
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