President Trump signed the spending bill Monday evening that will fund the government through Feb. 8.

(Melina Mara / The Washington Post)

2012 Democratic National Convention

Latest news and updates on the event in Charlotte, N.C., on Sept. 4-6

  • Aug 10, 2012
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  • Analysis

On the 45th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the culture war over abortion continues

Abortion continues to be a wedge issue years after the historic Supreme Court ruling

  • Analysis

Latino activists and lawmakers critical of reopening government without ‘dreamer’ solution

They say the pressure is now on Democratic senators to prove their commitment to their constituents.

  • Analysis

Pennsylvania’s Supreme Court just gave Democrats a big win on redistricting

The court threw out GOP-drawn congressional districts, forcing lawmakers to redraw less partisan ones in time for the November election.