(WASHINGTON) -- A bill that will create a commission to study and make recommendations on how to best provide reparations to the descendants of enslaved people in the U.S. has taken a historic leap forward after being advanced by a House committee. With a vote... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The House Ethics Committee said Friday it would open a bipartisan investigation into the wide-ranging allegations against Rep. Matt Gaetz -- an unexpected move given the open Justice Department inquiry into whether he violated sex trafficking laws and had a sexual relationship... Read More.
BY: LEIGHTON SCHNEIDER, ABC NEWS (TOKYO) -- There will be no foreign fans at the Tokyo Olympics this summer after Japan decided to not allow overseas's spectators entry into the country, according to a press release from Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee.
By MEG CUNNINGHAM, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- The National Republican Congressional Committee, the campaign arm for House Republicans, announced Wednesday morning the 47 districts it is targeting as pickup opportunities in the 2022 midterms.The group, led by Chairman Rep. Tom Emmer... Read More.
By MARIAM KHAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The House approved a resolution Thursday that removes embattled GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene from her assigned committees.The final vote tally was 230-199 and 11 Republicans voted in support of the resolution:... Read More.
By MARIAM KHAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- House Democratic Leader Steny Hoyer announced Wednesday that Democrats will follow through on their threat to hold a floor vote Thursday that would strip embattled GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene of her committee assignments... Read More.
By LIBBY CATHEY, KENNEDEY BELL and LAUREN KING, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump is slated to hand over control of the White House to President-elect Joe Biden in eight days.Here is how the scene is unfolding. All... Read More.
By OLIVIA RUBIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- A new claim filed in federal court on Tuesday accuses President Donald Trump, his campaign, and the Republican National Committee of violating the so-called "Ku Klux Klan Act" in their efforts to overturn the... Read More.
By BENJAMIN SIEGEL, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- A former senior Department of Homeland Security intelligence official who accused agency leaders of downplaying the threat of Russian election interference and white supremacist groups, appeared on Capitol Hill Friday to testify to lawmakers... Read More.
BY: STEPHANIE EBBS AND ANTHONY RIVAS, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — With the Food and Drug Administration set to evaluate the two COVID-19 vaccine candidates in the coming weeks -- good news for a country fatigued by what seems to be a never-ending pandemic... Read More.
By LIBBY CATHEY, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump is slated to hand over control of the White House to President-elect Joe Biden in 51 days. Here is how the transition is unfolding. All times Eastern: Nov 30, 9:48 amBiden rolls... Read More.
By TRISH TURNER, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Democrats on Thursday mounted a brief protest to try to delay committee action on the nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court, but Senate... Read More.