By Kendall Karson, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- House Democrats have outlined their offensive for the 2022 midterm elections, targeting 22 districts that could likely change once the House map is reshaped by the decennial redistricting process in the coming months.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Democrats Wednesday began their march forward on a sweeping voting rights bill, convening a hearing on their "top priority" legislation despite Republican efforts to cast the bill as a Democratic power grab.
By BEATRICE PETERSON and BENJAMIN SIEGEL, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- From the White House to Capitol Hill, American flags -- with 51 stars -- were displayed over the weekend at the direction of Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser.The flags lined... Read More.
By BENJAMIN SIEGEL, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The House on Thursday voted for the first time this year to provide a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children, amid a larger debate in Washington over... Read More.
By MARIAM KHAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Democrats on Wednesday spoke forcefully about Tuesday’s deadly shootings in Atlanta and said it's clear that the individuals who were shot are among the most vulnerable in the US: women of Asian descent.
By MARIAM KHAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- House Democrats on Wednesday passed a massive $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill with the goal of having it on President Joe Biden’s desk by the end of the week, just days before key federal... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- One hundred-forty U.S. lawmakers from both parties urged the Biden administration on Tuesday to aim for bipartisan consensus and seek a "comprehensive" deal with Iran that addresses not just its nuclear program, but a range of... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN AND TRISH TURNER, ABC News (WASHINGTON) — After a nearly 12 hour stall, the Democratic unemployment insurance agreement passed on a party line vote of 50-49. The amendment, passed by Democrats in the early hours of Saturday morning, superseded an earlier... Read More.
By BENJAMIN SIEGEL, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- The House late Wednesday night passed a sweeping ethics and voting rights package, first introduced in 2019.The "For the People Act of 2021" is something Democrats say is urgently needed as Republican-controlled state legislatures... Read More.
By BENJAMIN SIEGEL, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- The House on Wednesday is expected to pass a sweeping ethics and voting rights package first introduced in 2019, one Democrats say is urgently needed as GOP-controlled state legislatures scramble to change voting laws in the... Read More.
By SOPHIE TATUM, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Democrats and Republicans both agree children should be in school. However, the price tag for reopening schools in the midst of a pandemic looks very different depending on whom you ask.Now that the Centers... Read More.
By LUIS MARTINEZ, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- A day after President Joe Biden ordered the first military action of his presidency, an airstrike in Syria, his administration finds itself in the unlikely position of defending the move to Democratic lawmakers concerned about the... Read More.