The oil executive potentially faces intense scrutiny in the Senate for his years of work in Russia and close relationship with Vladimir Putin.

(Joshua Roberts / Reuters)

State treasurer John Kennedy’s victory over Democrat Foster Campbell in Saturday’s runoff locks in a 52-to-48 advantage for Republicans in 2017.

State Treasurer John Kennedy’s victory over Democrat Foster Campbell in Saturday’s runoff locks in a 52-to-48 advantage for Republicans in 2017.

The president-elect mocked a report that Russian operatives intervened to help him capture the presidency.

Trump’s last press conference was where he asked Russia to release Clinton’s hacked emails

118 days, as of writing.

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Dan Sena will serve as executive director of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee.

The president-elect's comments in Michigan came during the latest stop on his “thank you” tour.

In Maryland, which is losing its lone female senator and representative come January, new efforts to push Democratic women into office.

"We hear from everyone that this is increasingly becoming an issue,” said Cristina Martin Firvida, AARP’s director of economic security.

Chuck Schumer denounces “meddling” by Russia, but John McCain says he’s uncertain of agency’s secret report that Moscow tilted election toward Donald Trump.

The former reality TV contestant is playing a significant role in Donald Trump’s transition — and could be in line for a top White House job.

Fiorina’s remarks came as she endorsed Ed Gillespie for Virginia governor

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A Wisconsin analysis found that Donald Trump dramatically outperformed Mitt Romney in the state’s blue-collar communities.

Sen. Charles E. Schumer said the idea that any country could be meddling with U.S. elections “should shake both parties to their core.”

The divide between young and old much larger now than even in the 1960s.

Democrats from red states up for reelection in 2018 forced the standoff in the year-end spending bill to keep the government open.

President-elect Donald Trump said that African American voters stayed at home were "almost as good" as those who voted for him.

Previous antagonists pledge loyalty and support in visits with the president-elect.

CIA briefers told senators in a closed-door briefing it was now “quite clear” that electing Trump was Russia’s goal, according to officials.

Tillerson has surpassed Mitt Romney in the secretary of state sweepstakes.

Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) said on Friday that it wasn't Senate Democrats' "intention" to shutdown the government over cuts to coal miners' healthcare, but said they wanted to highlight the "seriousness" of the issue.

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