Once the two Democratic winners of Georgia’s Senate runoff races are sworn in, around January 20, the two parties will each hold 50 seats in the Senate. On the face of it, that means the Democrats will control the chamber, since the Constitution gives the vice president a vote on the floor when the Senate is equally divided. But as a practical matter, it may well mean something more like shared control of the Senate in some key respects, and exactly what that will look like will need to be worked out in short order.
The policy was first instated by President Reagan to ensure that taxpayers would not be required to indirectly fund abortions in other countries.
Beware: Those arguing the Dems are making a miscalculation have got it all wrong.
Pro-life lawmakers pledge to resist spending bills that don’t include the Hyde amendment.
Never mind how he voted.
Democratic impeachment managers have a duty to explain how Officer Sicknick died.
In the last 24 hours, three icons fell from their high pedestals and landed with a hard ‘thud.’
Police arrested several people at a protest in Brooklyn against the decision not to charge Rochester, N.Y., police officers in the death of Daniel Prude.
Manchin said he would back Haaland, though the two do not see eye-to-eye on drilling on federal lands or the Keystone XL oil pipeline.
Catalina Lauf, who served in the Department of Commerce under the Trump administration, launched a bid Thursday to oust Kinzinger.
What to expect this week at the Conservative Political Action Conference.
The COVID-afflicted Connecticut Art Trail leads these days to Hartford’s Wadsworth Atheneum.
Anthony Hopkins’s portrayal of The Father is both brutal and brilliant in a film that explores unpleasant truths.