A bill that would have honored Brothers Osborne band mate TJ Osborne -- the first openly gay country artist ever to be signed to a major label -- reached an impasse this week when Republican Tennessee representative Jeremy Faison used his power as the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- As House Republican leaders actively kept trying Wednesday to oust a member of their own leadership team – No. 3 Rep. Liz Cheney – the congresswoman wasn't backing down -- but she wasn't openly fighting the move, either. The embattled Wyoming representative has... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden is set to lay out more of his policy agenda and provide an update to the nation in his first address to a joint session of Congress on Wednesday night, with a Republican response to follow. Where can I watch? ABC... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Republican lawmakers have reintroduced legislation to ban the video-sharing app TikTok from government devices. The GOP senators, led by Josh Hawley, R-Mo., echoed sentiments of the Trump administration and alleged that TikTok poses a threat to data security due to its ties to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden's nominee to lead the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division, Kristen Clarke, faced a barrage of questions from Republican senators during her confirmation hearing Wednesday looking to resurface past controversial comments they argued showed her hostility towards police -- as... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Democrats Wednesday began their march forward on a sweeping voting rights bill, convening a hearing on their "top priority" legislation despite Republican efforts to cast the bill as a Democratic power grab.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate on Thursday voted to confirm Xavier Becerra as secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services despite nearly unanimous opposition from Republicans, who have tried to brand him as a radical... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- The Senate is poised to confirm Xavier Becerra as secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services Thursday despite nearly unanimous opposition from Republicans, who have tried to brand him as a radical and unqualified.
By ALLISON PECORIN, TRISH TURNER and KENDALL KARSON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- In an unexpected move, a top Senate Republican, Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt, announced Monday that he will not run for reelection in 2022.Blunt, 71, has served in... Read More.
By BENJAMIN SIEGEL, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Former President Donald Trump and his future with the GOP was the subject of an awkward clash Wednesday between two House Republican leaders.House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy was unequivocal when asked if... Read More.
By MEG CUNNINGHAM, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- The National Republican Congressional Committee, the campaign arm for House Republicans, announced Wednesday morning the 47 districts it is targeting as pickup opportunities in the 2022 midterms.The group, led by Chairman Rep. Tom Emmer... Read More.
By QUINN SCANLAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- With an over-the-phone assist from former President Donald Trump's eldest son, Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz on Thursday traveled to House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney's home turf to urge Wyomingites to vote her out... Read More.