(WASHINGTON) -- Democrats helped Speaker Mike Johnson to pass a short-term funding bill in the House to avert a government shutdown before a Friday deadline -- but it only kicks the can down the road for a week.The House voted 320-99 in bipartisan fashion... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Democrats on Wednesday aim to force Republicans to take a public stand in the controversy over in vitro fertilization by requiring them to either support or oppose legislation led by Sen. Tammy Duckworth -- a measure that would establish a statutory... Read More.
(CHARLESTON, S.C.) -- Brian Gray, a black South Carolinian, said he isn't affiliated with a particular political party, but has tended to vote more blue than red. He has one exception: Nikki Haley.Gray said he voted for her the two times that she ran... Read More.
(The Center Square) – Democrats in Olympia are moving ahead with measures they hope will allay some of the concerns about WA Cares, the state-run long-term care benefit... Read More.
(The Center Square) – Majority party Democrats' proposed supplemental House and Senate budgets each contain a provision for $150 million in energy rebate vouchers that would be funded... Read More.
(The Center Square) – Three out of six initiatives to the Legislature will receive public hearings, Democratic leaders confirmed on Friday afternoon. ... Read More.
(The Center Square) – Democratic leaders in Olympia say they will not hold hearings on at least two of the six initiatives to the Legislature that Republicans argue... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Former Rep. Tom Suozzi will win back his old House seat in Tuesday's special election in New York's 3rd Congressional District, ABC News projects -- extending his party's largely winning record in such races and further whittling down Republicans' tiny majority in... Read More.
(The Center Square) – A group of Washingtonians turned out Wednesday afternoon at the steps of the Capitol building in Olympia to demand lawmakers follow the state's constitution... Read More.
(The Center Square) - Gun store operators in Washington say new legislation moving ahead in Olympia concerning security protocols would put many of them out of business. ... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Democratic members of the House Homeland Security Committee lambasted Republicans efforts to begin impeachment hearings against Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas and offered a full-throated defense of his tenure as secretary."What is going on tomorrow is an embarrassment to the impeachment clause... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- House Speaker Mike Johnson on Wednesday led a delegation of 64 Republicans in a trip to the southern border as the GOP seeks to ramp up election-year pressure on President Joe Biden and Democrats to reach a deal on immigration restrictions.The group... Read More.