(WASHINGTON) -- As President Joe Biden headed to Capitol Hill on Thursday in an attempt to persuade Democratic lawmakers to back a major change to the Senate's rules that would allow voting rights legislation to move forward, two key Democratic senators again rejected the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Democrats emerged from a closed door special caucus meeting on the debt ceiling on Wednesday and said they intend to take GOP Minority Leader Mitch McConnell up on his short-term debt ceiling increase. Multiple senators and aides told ABC News Democrats are... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- Georgia businesses won't have to comply with local COVID-19 measures like mask or vaccine mandates under a new executive order, as the state's hospitals continue to be stretched to their limit. Gov. Brian Kemp issued an executive order Thursday that will keep businesses... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Vaccine-hesitant Americans overwhelmingly reject the reported risks of the coronavirus delta variant, posing questions for the nation's pandemic recovery on a Fourth of July the Biden administration has marked as a turning point in the nation's long public health ordeal. Three in... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The day after President Joe Biden touted a deal with a bipartisan group senators on an infrastructure package, other Republican lawmakers have raised new questions about whether they’ll support it, objecting to his saying he won't sign the measure -- if it... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Bipartisan negotiations on infrastructure hit a new snag Friday after Republicans flatly rejected a counterproposal on the multi-trillion dollar bill advanced by the White House. The White House's $1.7 trillion dollar offer on Friday was a pared down version of President Joe Biden’s... Read More.
By JONATHAN KARL, BEN GITTLESON, and KATHERINE FAULDERS, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Vice President Mike Pence will face perhaps his greatest political challenge on Wednesday when he oversees the joint session of Congress at which he'll be required to announce Joe... Read More.
By OLIVIA RUBIN and MATTHEW MOSK, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Conspiracy-minded pro-Trump attorney Sidney Powell saw swift defeat in two cases Monday morning, with federal judges in Michigan and Georgia dismissing her efforts to overturn the 2020 presidential contest and rejecting... Read More.
By TRISH TURNER, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Democrats on Thursday mounted a brief protest to try to delay committee action on the nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court, but Senate... Read More.
By JORDYN PHELPS, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- State election officials in North Carolina on Thursday rejected President Donald Trump's call for supporters to vote to both vote by mail and in person to "test the system.""The State Board office... Read More.
By AARON KATERSKY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The Manhattan District Attorney's office on Friday urged a judge to reject President Donald Trump's claim that a subpoena for his tax returns is overly broad and intended to harass.The DA's... Read More.