(WASHINGTON) -- House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy on Tuesday broke his silence on the bipartisan Jan. 6 commission proposal negotiated by one of his key lieutenants, saying in a new statement that a new commission would be "duplicative" of federal law enforcement efforts and... Read More.
(LONDON) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Monday rejected GOP claims Democratic Rep. Maxine Waters was "inciting violence" when she said in Minnesota over the weekend that protesters need "to get more confrontational." House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy said over the weekend he would be... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — With her state battling the biggest surge of new COVID-19 cases in the nation, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer says she will not issue new mandates to blunt the outbreak, relying instead on the common sense of a citizenry now experienced in struggling with the... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News(LOUISVILLE, Ky.) -- A judge has rejected the request by a fired police officer facing charges related to the killing of Breonna Taylor to change the venue of his trial after his attorney argued that the... Read More.
By ALEXANDER MALLIN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- A federal judge in Washington, D.C., has ordered self-described "QAnon Shaman" Jacob Chansley to remain in government custody pending further legal proceedings in his case on charges related to his role in the Jan. 6 attack... Read More.
BY: MATT ZARRELL, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- New York Attorney General Letitia James has rejected a proposal from Gov. Andrew Cuomo to select an independent investigator to conduct a review of the allegations of sexual harassment against the governor, James... Read More.
By AARON KATERSKY, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected former President Donald Trump’s request to shield his taxes from the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office.The ruling clears the way for DA Cyrus Vance to enforce a... Read More.
By DEVIN DWYER, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court has formally rejected several appeals from Republicans and former President Donald Trump over contested 2020 voting rules in key battleground states.The court declined to take up a challenge to... Read More.
By AARON KATERSKY, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected former President Donald Trump’s request to shield his taxes from the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office.The ruling clears the way for DA Cyrus Vance to enforce a grand jury... Read More.
BY: MARLENE LENTHANG, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — President Joe Biden is facing backlash for rejecting a proposal to cancel $50,000 in student debt and stating point-blank, “I will not make that happen.” During a CNN town hall on Tuesday, an attendee asked Biden about... Read More.
By JAMES HILL and BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News(KENOSHA, Wis.) -- A Wisconsin judge on Thursday denied a request to increase Kyle Rittenhouse's $2 million bond and issue an arrest warrant for him after a prosecutor argued that the teenager, charged... Read More.