In all, he estimates that he helped return about 50 completed absentee ballots to his local election office. Election officials targetedSome of the proposals take aim at election officials themselves. And the Iowa law signed in early March by Republican Gov...
Washington (CNN) Arkansas' Republican governor on Sunday knocked former President Donald Trump's recent attacks on top party leaders as "divisive" and unhelpful for elected GOP officials around the country. "Well, anything that is divisive is a concern and...
(CNN) Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg on Sunday defended the Biden administration's broad definition of infrastructure in the American Jobs Plan, saying President Joe Biden is still aiming for Republican support for the plan while looking for progre...
Kim Janey, a Black woman who traces her roots in the city back generations, and even further to ancestors who fled slavery in the South, is now the city's mayor . She is now acting Boston mayor because President Joe Biden tapped Marty Walsh to serve in his...
To get it in your inbox, sign up for free here(CNN) There have been numerous stories in recent days about problems with the supply chain as the economy starts back up after last year's unprecedented shutdowns. A ketchup shortage caused by a lack of packets,...
(CNN) With sweeping economic recovery plans, President Joe Biden seeks his own legacy like the New Deal or Great Society. In multiple ways, Biden has used his first 100 days to reinforce the battered foundations of Obamacare. He exercised executive authorit...
(CNN) Amid an alarming surge in Covid-19 cases in Michigan , Gov. "That's the nature of this virus, the second we let our guard down it comes roaring back." Nationally, case numbers and hospitalizations rose last week compared with the previous seven-day pe...
Palm Beach, Florida (CNN) Donors to the Republican National Committee gathered this weekend for the first time since Donald Trump's defeat just down the road from his Mar-a-Lago home -- a sign that the institutions of the party remain centered around the fo...
(CNN) President Joe Biden is pushing his infrastructure bill, the American Jobs Plan . Numerous polls have asked Americans about their priorities and infrastructure comes out low. Just 32% said improving the country's roads, bridges and public transportatio...
(CNN) Concerns are mounting from bipartisan US lawmakers and Afghan women's rights activists that the hard-won gains for women and civil society in Afghanistan could be lost if the United States makes a precipitous withdrawal from the country. "Today women...
(CNN) As they chart the country's tentative economic recovery, White House officials see possibility in the wake of the pandemic -- an opportunity to dive full bore into pursuing the most transformative progressive policies in decades. The result is an admi...
(CNN) Republican Rep. Dan Crenshaw announced Saturday that he will be "effectively blind" and "off the grid" for the next few weeks after undergoing emergency surgery Friday on his left eye. "I am sorry to inform everyone that I will be pretty much off the...
Cincinnati (CNN) The Brent Spence Bridge, which spans the Ohio River, has long been a political football and a symbol of government dysfunction. President Barack Obama speaks to a crowd in front of the Brent Spence Bridge on September 22, 2011, in Cincinnat...
(CNN) In the beginning stages of Pennsylvania's high stakes Democratic Senate primary, even the most progressive of candidates are downplaying the label. Following President Joe Biden's victory last November -- and his early success in coalescing Democratic...
To get it in your inbox, sign up for free here(CNN) We have written a lot about how the Senate filibuster rule is holding up progress in the federal government. Frumin also identifies how the system and the filibuster are very much not working right now. Th...
Blue states are starting to outpace red states when it comes to vaccinations, and the instances where that isn't the case are often explained by other expected demographic patterns. There are a few different ways to look at vaccination rates by state , but...
Washington (CNN) Many members of the American military and their family members stationed outside the US are growing increasingly frustrated at the pace of the coronavirus vaccine rollout on overseas bases which is lagging behind the continental US. Militar...
The lonely voices within the GOP who continue to take a stand must now grapple with what it would take for the party to turn away from conspiracy theories. 'A long-term battle for the soul of the party'Rep. Adam Kinzinger, who also voted to impeach Trump, m...
(CNN) The Supreme Court by a 5-4 vote on Friday blocked another state Covid-19 restriction on religious services, with another late-night order, over protests from California officials that the limits affecting some Bible study sessions did not impinge on r...
Gaetz is facing a federal investigation into sex trafficking allegations and on Friday, the House Ethics Committee said it was opening an investigation into allegations surrounding him. The Florida congressman has strongly denied all allegations, and no cha...