(SALEM, Ore.) -- A Republican state lawmaker faces charges over allegedly allowing a group of protesters into the Oregon Capitol last year. Rep. Mike Nearman was charged with official misconduct and criminal trespass, both misdemeanors, by the Marion County district attorney on Friday, after an... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- When House Republicans gather in Florida this week for their annual policy retreat, Rep. Adam Kinzinger, R-Ill., will be a thousand miles away in Texas, campaigning for Michael Wood in the upcoming special election in Texas' 6th Congressional District. Wood, a Marine Reserve... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A bill for D.C. statehood passed the House on a vote of 216-208 and heads to the Senate, where it has 45 co-sponsors but an uphill battle for passage. This is the second time the bill has passed -- the first time was... Read More.
(LONDON) -- Queen Elizabeth has served her country as the ruling monarch for nearly 70 years, but she is now doing it for the first time without her husband, Prince Philip, by her side. The queen was joined by her closest family members Saturday for... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- In the weeks leading up to Earth Day shoppers will see messages about companies' commitment to combating climate change or even products claiming to have a more positive impact on the environment than others by generating less waste or being produced with... Read More.
By Will Steakin, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- In 2017, both chambers of Congress passed an anti-human-trafficking bill that provided more funds to protect vulnerable women. The vote was nearly unanimous, minus one lone holdout: Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz.Gaetz's vote... Read More.
By Molly Nagle, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Several Republican governors bucked President Joe Biden's plea to keep masking mandates in place, even as his administration works to increase vaccination rates to stay ahead of what would be a fourth surge of... Read More.
By BEN GITTLESON, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden faced some of the most thorough questioning in his presidency Thursday when he answered just over an hour's worth of queries from the news media during his first formal press conference since taking... Read More.
By MOLLY NAGLE, SARAH KOLINOVSKY, and MICHELLE STODDART, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden held the first formal news conference of his presidency Thursday -- a tradition that came later than in previous presidencies and looked dramatically different because of... Read More.
By TRISH TURNER, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Landmark legislation that would expand federal civil rights law to prohibit LGBTQ and gender identity discrimination in public accommodations received its first hearing in the Senate Wednesday more than five years since its inception... Read More.
By ANGELINE JANE BERNABE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Just days ahead of their highly anticipated interview with Oprah Winfrey, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are firing back at a report in a U.K. newspaper that claims Meghan bullied royal staffers at... Read More.