Harris’ trip to Asia is a classic of the modern VP genre

Pageantry and pitfalls in Japan and South Korea

By Olivier Knox and Caroline AndersSeptember 27, 2022

States are moving to penalize 'cyber-flashing'

Sending unwanted nudes online could get you fined or sued.

By Cristiano Lima and Aaron SchafferSeptember 27, 2022

Manchin eyes changes to Clean Water Act in permitting bill

The Senate will vote tonight on whether to include the permitting legislation in a stop-gap government funding bill.

By Maxine Joselow and Vanessa Montalbano September 27, 2022

Races for state Supreme Courts will also influence the future of abortion laws

The winners will face major abortion decisions in some states.

By Rachel Roubein and McKenzie BeardSeptember 27, 2022

The U.S. lags on happiness, health, but it tops the list for cyber power

Harvard's cyber power index puts China second and Russia third.

By Tim Starks and McKenzie BeardSeptember 27, 2022

Sinema, McConnell and the upside down politics of Arizona

In today's edition … The Congressional Hispanic Caucus' PAC will run ads it says are intended to combat misinformation with Hispanic voters … The Senate Electoral Count Act bill faces critical test today … What we're watching: A key vote for Manchin's permitting bill … The latest on congressional staff unions … Michael Scherer, Josh Dawsey, Isaac Arnsdorf and Marianna Sotomayor report on how Kevin McCarthy’s political machine worked to sway the GOP field.

By Theodoric Meyer, Leigh Ann Caldwell and Tobi RajiSeptember 27, 2022

The anemic GOP drive to impeach Biden may get stronger

…that’s if, of course, Republicans retake the House. And by what margin.

By Olivier Knox and Caroline AndersSeptember 26, 2022

U.N. tech standards race sets up proxy battle between U.S., Russia

U.S. officials are rallying behind an American candidate to lead the International Telecommunications Union.

By Cristiano LimaSeptember 26, 2022

The fight over ‘heartbeat’ further inflames tensions in abortion battle

Doctors regularly use the word with their newly-pregnant patients.

By Paige Winfield Cunningham and McKenzie BeardSeptember 26, 2022

Democrats urge support for EPA union, testing Biden's pro-labor pledge

The letter poses a key test of President Biden's effort to position himself as the “the most pro-union president” in American history.

By Maxine Joselow and Vanessa Montalbano September 26, 2022

How Albania reckoned with alleged Iranian hackers

We spoke with Prime Minister Edi Rama over the weekend.

By Tim Starks and Paige Winfield CunninghamSeptember 26, 2022

Manchin makes permitting push as time ticks away for a deal

In today's edition … The Jan. 6 committee returns on Wednesday … Trail Mix: Annie Linskey on why J.D. Vance wants to scrap sanctions on Russia … What we're watching: Unions on Capitol Hill and VP Harris in Asia … Matt Viser on how the Biden-Trump rematch, in many ways, has already begun.

By Leigh Ann Caldwell, Theodoric Meyer, Tobi Raji and Annie LinskeySeptember 26, 2022

On Iran protests, Biden goes faster and farther than Obama

The former president drew criticism for his responses in 2009

By Olivier Knox and Caroline AndersSeptember 23, 2022

Spotify has a white supremacist problem, watchdog says

At least 40 white supremacist artists are active on the platform, the Anti-Defamation League found.

By Cristiano Lima and Aaron SchafferSeptember 23, 2022

Inside the two-day scramble to add drought funding to the climate law

We take a look at what happened over that two-day period, according to senators and aides involved in the private negotiations:

By Maxine Joselow and Vanessa Montalbano September 23, 2022

Republicans are keeping health care at arms length this election

There are only vague ideas in a campaign platform from House Republicans.

By Rachel Roubein and McKenzie BeardSeptember 23, 2022

Covid-tracking program lacked bare minimum cyber protections

The health inspector general published a report but quickly rescinded it.

By Tim Starks and Aaron SchafferSeptember 23, 2022

Tensions begin to emerge as House GOP eyes winning back majority

In today's edition … Theo talks with Andriy Kostin, Ukraine's new prosecutor general, about his efforts to prosecute potential Russian war crimes … Isaac Arnsdorf, Josh Dawsey and Michael Scherer on how a Trump soundtrack became a QAnon phenomenon … but first …

By Theodoric Meyer, Leigh Ann Caldwell and Tobi RajiSeptember 23, 2022

Greg Norman, pitching LIV golf, gets rough Congress welcome

Seeking allies in a legal war with the PGA Tour

By Olivier Knox and Caroline AndersSeptember 22, 2022

Mozilla report takes aim at tech giants’ grip on web browsers

The release adds to the push for tighter tech regulations.

By Cristiano Lima and Aaron SchafferSeptember 22, 2022