(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) – Washington Democrats' latest step toward quelling gun violence in the state isn't limiting access to firearms but making them more expensive to shoot. ... Read More.
(The Center Square) – A proposed bill would allow workers in Washington state to receive unemployment insurance during strikes. Businesses warn it would increase benefits costs. ... Read More.
(The Center Square) – Drivers would get a fuel rebate check under a new proposal filed in the Washington State Legislature. ... Read More.
(RICHMOND, Va.) -- After winning full control of the state's General Assembly two weeks ago, Virginia Democrats are wasting no time exercising their power. On Monday, the party introduced four bills including legislation to create a constitutional amendment that would codify abortion access in the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott on Tuesday introduced a bill along with 22 other Republicans and one independent lawmaker to permanently refreeze $6 billion in Iranian oil revenue that was released as part of a deal to free five American detainees.That money... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- House Republicans from both sides of the conference came to a deal on a short-term government funding bill this weekend. The effort was led by GOP Reps. Dusty Johnson, House Freedom Caucus chair Scott Perry, Stephanie Bice, Chip Roy and Kelly Armstrong.The... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Former President Donald Trump last fall rejected a proposal from one of his attorneys who was attempting to keep charges off the table in special counsel Jack Smith's probe into Trump's handling of classified documents, multiple sources told ABC News.The attorney, Christopher... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Shortages of critical medication have plagued the country, according to a recent congressional report, and a bipartisan pair of senators is now looking for answers from federal agencies about the impact the shortfall could potentially have on national security.Michigan Democrat Gary Peters,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- New York will try to make it a crime to print a gun at home.Lawmakers are responding to a surge in gun crimes committed with untraceable firearms, known as ghost guns, increasingly being created using a 3D printer."You can sit at... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Bipartisan legislation set to be introduced Wednesday aims to provide more oversight of federal prisons as part of a renewed push to address reports of scandal and abuse.The bill would create a hotline for prisoners to report misconduct to an accountability office.... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Democrats in Congress are proposing additional aid for local first responders amid the ongoing conversation concerning rail safety in the wake of the February train derailment in East Palestine, Ohio.In the time since the Feb. 3 derailment, lawmakers in Washington have focused... Read More.