By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate is taking up the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill Thursday, but before voting on President Joe Biden's signature legislation, Republicans who claim the bill is massive and won't address issues related to... Read More.
By LUKE BARR and ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate on Tuesday confirmed Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo as commerce secretary by a vote of 84-15.Raimondo is the first woman to serve as governor of Rhode Island... Read More.
BY: SOPHIE TATUM, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — The Senate Monday evening voted 64-33 to confirm Miguel Cardona to lead the U.S. Education Department as schools across the country attempt to return to safe, in-person instruction -- something the Biden administration has prioritized as... Read More.
By BEATRICE PETERSON and LUKE BARR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Razor wire on fencing and National Guard troops still in place on Capitol Hill on Tuesday are haunting reminders of the deadly assault on Jan. 6 that left 140 police officers... Read More.
By BEATRICE PETERSON, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Barbed wire fencing and National Guard troops are haunting reminders on Capitol Hill of the deadly riot on Jan. 6 that left 140 officers injured and five people dead.The fallout from the attack continues... Read More.
By MICHELLE STODDART, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Judge Merrick Garland, President Joe Biden's pick for attorney general, faces his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee.Here is how the hearing is unfolding. All times Eastern: Feb 22, 1:45 pm
BY: KATHERINE FAULDERS AND MARIAM KHAN, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) -- The Senate is poised to hold its first hearing next Tuesday into the security preparations leading up to Jan. 6 and has called current and former officials responsible for securing the U.S. Capitol... Read More.
BY: MICHELLE STODDART AND WILL STEAKIN, ABC NEWS (WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.) — Former President Donald Trump on Monday made his first public appearance since his Senate acquittal over the weekend, greeting supporters from his motorcade as he passed them by in West... Read More.
By LIBBY CATHEY, EMILY SHAPIRO, TIA HUMPHRIES, LAUREN KING and MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- This is Day 25 of the administration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.Here is how events are unfolding Friday. All... Read More.
By LIBBY CATHEY, MICHELLE STODDART and LAUREN KING, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Former President Donald Trump's historic second impeachment trial is taking place in the Senate. He faces a single charge of incitement of insurrection over his actions leading up to... Read More.
By JORDYN PHELPS and BEN GITTLESON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The video was graphic and at times hard to watch. The audio of police frantically calling for reinforcements as they were overtaken by the mob was chilling. The diagrams showing how... Read More.
By JOHN PARKINSON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Rep. Stacey Plaskett's life journey has taken her from the housing projects in Brooklyn, New York, to a historic role in the Senate impeachment trial against former President Donald Trump.Plaskett, a delegate... Read More.