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The House just voted to roll back financial regulations, and Trump...

It eases mortgage loan data reporting requirements for the overwhelming majority of banks. It would add some safeguards for student loan borrowers and also...

Trump to ban federally funded clinics from counseling women on abortion

The Trump administration is expected to announce on Friday a ban on federal funds for family planning clinics that discuss the possibility of abortion...

Senate Votes to Save Net Neutrality, Proving Shame Still Works Sometimes

In a monumental decision that will resonate through election season, the U.S. Senate on Wednesday voted 52-47 to reinstate the net neutrality protections the...

Farenthold says he won’t repay $84K sexual harassment settlement

Former Rep. (R-Texas) says he does not intend to pay back $84,000 in taxpayer dollars used to settle a sexual harassment case against him,...

DOJ denies House conservatives’ request to review Mueller’s directive

The Department of Justice has declined a request from the conservative House Freedom Caucus to view an unredacted memo detailing the scope of special...

Paul Ryan Says He Won’t Seek Re-Election

WASHINGTON ― House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) reportedly plans to tell colleagues Wednesday morning that he will not seek re-election this year, capping off...

GOP Lawmakers To Skip Student-Led Town Halls On Gun Violence

A flurry of town halls to address the country's gun violence epidemic are planned nationwide for Saturday, marking the next major action organized by...

Betsy DeVos Gets Hammered For Shielding Student Loan Servicers From State...

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos got an earful about her student loan policies on Tuesday during a House appropriations subcommittee hearing. Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.)...

Cuomo joins die-in at Zuccotti Park amid gun control walkouts

Governor Cuomo joined students who staged a die-in at Zuccotti Park on Wednesday morning as part of the nationwide gun control walkouts that popped...

States with strict gun laws have fewer firearms deaths. Here’s how...

As gun control advocates call for tougher state and federal laws, much of the debate centers on the effectiveness of regulation designed to minimize...