New York Democrats slam new congressional map

(NEW YORK) -- Democrats began the year hopeful that congressional redistricting in New York would favor the party – and insulate their slim House majority from a tumultuous midterm election cycle.But a new map expected to be approved Friday has left the state's Democrats... Read More.

House votes to allow congressional staffers to unionize

(WASHINGTON) -- The House of Representatives voted Tuesday to recognize House staff members' right to unionize after announcing an increase to their minimum pay. The vote was straight down party lines, with 217 Democrats voting for the measure and 202 Republicans voting against it."Congressional... Read More.