Latest from Paul Kane
  • Analysis
As the seven impeachment managers make their pitch, they have to be careful not to undermine the quality of their investigation into the Ukraine scandal.
  • Jan 18, 2020
  • Analysis
With a handful of Republican incumbents facing difficult reelections in November, McConnell wants a clean, quick trial to protect their political fortunes as well as his own.
  • Jan 16, 2020
“I believe I can have the biggest impact for the people of Wyoming by remaining in leadership in the House of Representatives,” the No. 3 House Republican told the Casper Star-Tribune.
  • Jan 16, 2020
  • Analysis
The initial phase was a scripted affair, with the articles delivered to the Senate. Opening statements are set for next week.
  • Jan 15, 2020
  • Analysis
The House and Senate leaders — throwbacks to a different era — have the implicit trust of their respective caucuses.
  • Jan 11, 2020
  • Analysis
Just eight Democrats opposed the resolution that passed amid fears of a third war in the Middle East. Three Republicans and one independent backed the measure.
  • Jan 9, 2020
  • Analysis
For weeks, House Republicans complained about what they saw as a flawed investigative process, while Democrats focused on what they unearthed. Now the sides have flipped.
  • Jan 8, 2020
  • Analysis
Many longtime senators question whether this atrophying chamber is capable of handling such a combustible issue.
  • Jan 4, 2020
Divided government and the growing power of the executive branch have hampered efforts to craft new war resolutions to replace the post-Sept. 11 measures.
  • Jan 3, 2020
  • Analysis
New House members are frustrated that the House operates like a 20th century institution in a 21st century world.
  • Dec 28, 2019
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