The $53 million needed to pay for the first year of a proposed new Mississippi public school funding formula could come from other money currently going to education. That raises … Click to Continue »
Republican Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer raised more money than any candidate of either party in Kansas' 2018 election for governor, easily outdistancing Kris Kobach, who is widely considered the front … Click to Continue »
A judge recently appointed by Gov. Kim Reynolds has recused herself from a high-profile civil lawsuit. Judge Samantha Gronewald said Thursday she's disqualifying herself from the wrongful termination case brought … Click to Continue »
President Donald Trump suggested in an interview Thursday that he has developed a positive relationship with the North Korean leader, but declined to say whether they have spoken. No sitting … Click to Continue »
The Latest on consolidated lawsuits against drugmakers over the opioid epidemic (all times local): 5:15 p.m. A federal judge who's overseeing lawsuits from around the country against the pharmaceutical industry … Click to Continue »
Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (Md.) on Thursday blasted Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi's (D-Calif.) remarks about white men working on an immigration agreement as "offensive.""The five white guys I call them, you know,...
President Trump railed against “shithole countries” during immigration negotiations on Thursday with lawmakers in the Oval Office, Fox News has confirmed.
The nation's psychiatrists should stop analyzing public figures in the media unless they've actually examined the person, the American Psychiatric Association warned Wednesday, stating that the practice stigmatizes patients and can “negatively impact” the profession.
A renegotiated NAFTA could be used to pay for a new wall at the United States' border with Mexico, President Donald Trump said in a new interview.
President Donald Trump said in a new interview that NAFTA could be used to pay for a new wall at the United States' border with Mexico.
The Virginia General Assembly opened its 2018 legislative session with a record number of 28 women serving in the House of Delegates.
When the district voted for the other party's presidential candidate, that changes.
Sarah Huckabee Sanders tore into NBC's Hallie Jackson for a “lack of knowledge."
Female Democratic lawmakers want to keep the issue at the front and center of America's political landscape.
Democratic women lawmakers are working to bring activists, writers and victims of misconduct to the president’s speech later this month.
The president’s comments on immigrants from El Salvador, Haiti and other nations surprised lawmakers.
President Trump told The Wall Street Journal in an interview published Thursday that "I probably have a very good relationship" with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, potentially opening the door to diplomacy with the rogue nation.
On average, nearly two dozen House members retire each cycle without seeking another office.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Members of a newly formed House and Senate committee dived back into the politically charged issues of judicial redistricting and judicial elections on Thursday, with several questioning details of a proposal to eliminate head-to-head elections in place for 150 years.
GOP legislative leaders from both chambers ...
President Trump reportedly referred to immigrants from Haiti and African countries as coming from "shithole countries" on Thursday.Trump made the comment in an Oval Office meeting with lawmake...
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - New Mexico-based lobbyists attended voluntary, state-sponsored training Thursday on how to prevent and report sexual misconduct, and lawmakers will be required to undergo similar training next week.
It's part of a push by the Legislature to make the Capitol work environment safer amid a nationwide ...
The Latest on President Donald Trump's decision to attend the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland (all times local): 4:25 p.m. The White House says President Donald Trump plans to … Click to Continue »
A Colorado brewery has a new beer in honor of Maine Republican Sen. Susan Collins and Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Ann Murkowski. Lady Justice Brewing says their Collins and Murkowski … Click to Continue »
A Shawnee County judge has temporarily blocked a new Topeka ordinance that banned tobacco sales to people younger than 21, citing potential conflicts between the ordinance and state law. Kansas … Click to Continue »
The Latest on sexual harassment allegations made against a New York state senator by a former staffer (all times local): 4:35 p.m. An ex-aide to Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo says … Click to Continue »
A judge on Thursday rejected a plea from a Michigan State basketball recruit who's been barred from playing his senior season after transferring to a new high school. Thomas Kithier … Click to Continue »
Wisconsin's troubled youth prison that Gov. Scott Walker wants to convert to an adult facility has a new superintendent, its fourth leader in just over two years. The state Department … Click to Continue »
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The Latest on sexual harassment allegations made against a New York state senator by a former staffer (all times local):
An ex-aide to Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo says she'll enter a primary against the leader of breakaway Democrats in the state Senate after a ...
French President Emmanuel Macron is trying to play world peacemaker, using a phone call with President Donald Trump to insist on the importance of the Iranian nuclear accord and efforts … Click to Continue »
Assembly Speaker Robin Vos says a bill that would allow developers to fill state wetlands without a permit should pass the chamber but the proposal could look different than what … Click to Continue »
Supporters of legalizing medical marijuana in Kentucky touted its potential on Thursday as a viable alternative to ease the state's addiction woes from opioid painkillers. Secretary of State Alison Lundergan … Click to Continue »