Latest from Paul Kane
Groups that typically would oppose federal mandates want a nationwide standard on when masks should be mandatory as the surging coronavirus makes Americans more fearful.
  • Jul 4, 2020
Gun rights activist Lauren Boebert upset five-term Rep. Scott Tipton in a battleground House seat in Colorado.
  • Jul 1, 2020
The House will vote later this month on legislation that would replace the bust of Taney with one of Thurgood Marshall, the first African American member of the Supreme Court.
  • Jul 1, 2020
Senate Republicans, reluctant to criticize Trump on many issues, are starting to speak out about his mismanaged reelection bid.
  • Jun 30, 2020
Amy Kennedy is trying to establish a new beachhead for one of the most famous families in Democratic politics while Brigid Callahan Harrison is the establishment pick in the primary.
  • Jun 27, 2020
Three caucus members are being considered by Joe Biden as a vice presidential nominee while the organization, about to mark its 50th anniversary, is looking to claim more chairmanships.
  • Jun 27, 2020
House Democrats hailed the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act as a transformative measure, one day after a narrower GOP-led bill failed to advance in the Senate.
  • Jun 25, 2020
The next generation of black candidates has rallied around down-ballot races to try to shape the Democratic Party.
  • Jun 24, 2020
The House returns for regular sessions this coming week, with members traveling from hotspots like Arizona, Texas and Florida. Sen. Lamar Alexander fears “a highly efficient virus spreading machine.”
  • Jun 20, 2020
The move was announced a day ahead of Juneteenth, the commemoration of the end of slavery in the United States.
  • Jun 18, 2020