Many Democrats seeking to unseat President Trump in 2020 are calling for decriminalizing marijuana possession on the federal level -- including South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg, who told reporters Wednesday he’s tried the drug a “handful” of times in the past.
Trump clearly perverted US official diplomacy in pursuit of his own private interests. It is hard to think of a more shocking misuse of presidential power
(Bloomberg Opinion) -- Calling Facebook sorely broken, a coalition of civil rights groups is demanding that the company take action to suppress posts it says are dangerous, false or exploit racial division. That's in keeping with the recent pattern of controversies about Facebook's content moderation
Rich McHugh recounts how top NBC brass, including news chairman Andrew Lack and news president Noah Oppenheim, bowed to Harvey Weinstein to quash the truth.
We remain confident that free societies and free peoples are the true drivers of innovation.
The spate of retiring Lone Star State Republican representatives is indicative of the GOP's weakening grasp on its most important bastion of support.
Moderates are realizing, with horror, that their best bets are now a senescent, cash-poor Biden - or a college-town mayor with no black support.
WASHINGTON — The three House committees leading the impeachment investigation are scheduled to hear from current and former staff of the National Security Council next week.
That's according to four people familiar with the inquiry's schedule. They spoke on condition of anonymity Wednesday to discuss the confidential plan.
Closed-door interviews ...
A bipartisan cadre of representatives grilled Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Wednesday about the company's new cryptocurrency venture, Libra, and raised concerns about its ability to be used to enrich bad actors and act as an economic weapon.
Mr. Zuckerberg told the House Financial Services Committee that he viewed America's ...
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez put a racial spin Wednesday on climate change and hurricanes, attributing emissions from "predominantly white" corporations and communities for juicing recent storms that cost "predominantly black and brown lives" in Louisiana and Puerto Rico.
Even as House Republicans argued that cheap electricity from fossil fuels has helped ...
WASHINGTON (AP) - The three House committees leading an impeachment investigation are scheduled to hear from current and former staff of the National Security Council next week, according to four people familiar with the inquiry's schedule.
Closed-door interviews are tentatively scheduled with Charles Kupperman, a deputy to national security adviser ...
Alabama Democrat Doug Jones didn't make it to the U.S. Senate without considerable outside help, and if fundraising is any indication, he will need it to stay on Capitol Hill.
Most of the $5 million campaign war chest Mr. Jones had amassed at the end of September came from distant ...
Fox News has put together a tic-toc of how things went down today in the House Intelligence Committee when 25-30 House Republicans barged in to attend the closed-door deposition of Pentagon official Laura Cooper.
President Trump caught flack on Wednesday after he boasted-- incorrectly-- that he is "building a beautiful wall" in Colorado, a state that does not border Mexico.
In a letter to House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff on Wednesday, top House Republicans demanded that the whistleblower at the center of Democrats' impeachment inquiry provide pubic testimony so that his "sources and credibility" can be "fully assessed."
Republican lawmakers slammed what they called a “pile of hot garbage” election security bill that passed in the House of Representatives Wednesday, saying that it violated free speech
House Republicans stormed a closed-door hearing Wednesday to protest the Democrats' swift-moving impeachment inquiry, captivating Capitol Hill and delaying the deposition of a top Pentagon official who later testified abo...
Republican schisms over President Trump are growing deeper as new details emerge about his actions on Ukraine and Democrats push hard for impeachment.
The Trump administration on Wednesday filed a federal lawsuit against California, alleging that the state exceeded its constitutional authority by joining with the Canadian province of Quebec in a program to cut fossil fuel emissions.
Republican Rep. Adam Kinzinger (Ill.) criticized President Trump's recent tweet ...
DeVos's speech came at a celebration of the only federally funded voucher program in the country, the one in Washington.
A bill that makes animal cruelty a federal felony was unanimously passed in the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday.
Colorado Gov. Jared Polis (D) mocked President Trump after he said during a recent speech that the U.S. is building a border wall in Colorado."Well this is awkward...Colorado doesn't border Mexico," Polis wrote on...
An attorney for Gordon Sondland disputed the House testimony of acting Ukraine ambassador William B. Taylor Jr.
Investigators are starting to confront key questions about how they will present the complex Ukraine narrative to the American people.
Rep. Katie Hill, D-Calif., admitted Wednesday she had an "inappropriate" relationship with a campaign staffer, but denied a report of an affair with her legislative director, all while vowing to cooperate with the House Ethics Committee in its newly launched investigation.
Sen. Lindsey Graham pleaded with President Trump on Wednesday to listen to his military commanders instead of "policy shop civilians" regarding the ongoing conflict in Syria.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The House Ethics Committee Wednesday opened an investigation into Rep. Katie Hill after a conservative website published unsubstantiated accusations that she had an improper relationship with a staffer.
The bipartisan leadership of the Ethics panel announced the probe of the freshman California Democrat, noting "public allegations" that ...