(WASHINGTON) -- Despite expectations that inflation and crime would be the foremost issues during the midterms, voters signaled support for protecting abortion rights in several states. In California, Michigan and Vermont, voters overwhelmingly chose to enshrine abortion rights in their state constitutions, according to ABC... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Slavery was on some ballots this Election Day, and voters in several states on Tuesday were in favor of officially removing language that allows slavery as a form of criminal punishment from their state constitutions. However, not all of the states with slavery... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Just 10 days into his congressional career, Michigan Rep. Peter Meijer broke with his party and voted with nine other Republicans and every Democrat in the House to impeach President Donald Trump over the Capitol riot. Now, just days before his primary, Meijer... Read More.
Dolly Parton is currently on the ballot for potential inclusion in this year’s class of Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees, despite a statement she made last month requesting that her nomination be withdrawn. Now, she's changed her mind. In her bid to remove... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- In November, Rep. Rob Wittman, R-Virginia, was one of 205 House Republicans to vote against the bipartisan, $1.5 trillion infrastructure bill, calling it irresponsible and the "Green New Deal in disguise." On Friday, he took to Twitter to tout funding from the bill... Read More.
Issa Rae is supporting Black businesses for the holidays. The Insecure star has teamed with American Express for this weekend's ByBlack Bazaar pop-up marketplace in Los Angeles on Saturday and Sunday. The shopping event, located at 1005 Mateo Street in Downtown LA, will feature 16 local and... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- After 87 days of negotiations, the $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill was passed in the House Nov. 5 with the help of 13 Republicans -- a decision that swiftly set conservative GOP members on the attack against their colleagues. Many Republicans took to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden taunted Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday for having acknowledged his home state of Kentucky will receive money from the Biden administration-backed American Rescue Plan -- despite McConnell not having voted for it. Biden was in Illinois to promote... Read More.
By ADIA ROBINSON and TIA HUMPHRIES, ABC NewsThe House of Representatives has voted to impeach President Donald Trump -- making him the only president in American history to be impeached twice.Unlike his first impeachment in 2019, 10 Republicans... Read More.