(NEW YORK) -- After months of speculation, Florida Rep. Val Demings announced Wednesday morning that she is officially running against Republican incumbent Sen. Marco Rubio for his Senate seat. "Unlike some in Washington, I never tire of standing up for what I believe is right,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — As the anniversary of George Floyd's death approaches, negotiations over police reform have intensified after lawmakers revealed Congress will miss the Tuesday deadline to pass federal legislation -- a target President Joe Biden and top legislators were hoping to meet. Biden, in his... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Florida Rep. Val Demings is planning to run for U.S. Senate against Republican Sen. Marco Rubio next year, an adviser to Demings confirmed to ABC News Tuesday. Demings, 64, was one of about a dozen women President Joe Biden considered as his pick... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., said Friday it was "indefensible" that some House Republicans have minimized the Jan. 6 riot and downplayed violence between Capitol Police officers and former President Donald Trump's supporters who attempted to disrupt the congressional count of the 2020 election results. "The notion that this was... Read More.
Robert De Niro's rep has revealed the injury the Oscar winning actor sustained while filming Martin Scorsese's latest film. Contrary to some previous reports, the mishap did not happen on set. "While at his on- location home in Oklahoma for the filming of Martin Scorsese's Killers of the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., remained defiant Tuesday just hours before Republicans are expected to remove her from House GOP leadership, warning that former President Donald Trump's continued attacks against the 2020 election threaten American democracy and risk inciting more violence. Taking to the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- In 2016, Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-N.Y., was one of a handful of prominent Republicans to skip the GOP convention in Ohio and later refused to mention former President Donald Trump’s name when asked if she would vote for him. Four years later, after... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Rep. Charlie Crist, D-Fla., announced Tuesday morning his intent to return to the governor's mansion -- his second attempt at the office since leaving it in 2011. He's the first official challenger facing Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis. Crist was the Republican governor... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- After months of speculation, Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan officially launched his 2022 Senate campaign on Monday becoming the first major Democratic candidate in the race to succeed retiring Republican Sen. Rob Portman. In his first campaign video, Ryan pitched an economically-focused platform that... 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) — Former police officer Derek Chauvin deserves a "maximum sentence," Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif., said Sunday on ABC's "This Week" after he was convicted in the murder of George Floyd. "When we have seen the occasional guilty verdict, it is rare followed by the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The House Democrat playing a key role in negotiations over policing reform in Congress, said Thursday she feels "tremendous positive momentum" that a bill will be passed in the wake of the Chauvin verdicts earlier this week. "I will tell you we've been... Read More.