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Booker threatens release of committee confidential documents

Sen. (D-N.J.) on Thursday said during the confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh that he will release "committee confidential" documents, which have...

Democrats force Senate to adjourn to protest Kavanaugh

Such requests are usually granted routinely, but Schumer balked as a protest of the number of documents that have yet to be shared with...

Archivist rejects Democrats’ demand for Kavanaugh documents

The National Archives is doubling down on its refusal to respond to Democratic requests for documents from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's White House...

Top Koch Network officials vent frustration with White House, GOP-led Congress

COLORADO SPRINGS -- Senior officials from the group of networks affiliated with billionaire conservative businessman Charles Koch are expressing deep frustration with and the...

Controversial Trump judicial nominee withdraws

Ryan Bounds's appointment to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals appeared to be in trouble on Thursday afternoon as the Senate delayed holding a...

Senate approves resolution warning Trump not to hand over US officials

The Senate on Thursday approved a resolution warning not to let the Russian government question diplomats and other officials, shortly after the White House...

McConnell: Russians are not our friends

Senate Majority Leader (R-Ky.) on Monday said that Russia is not a friend of the U.S. and that he supports the intelligence community's finding...

Senate takes symbolic shot at Trump tariffs

Senators voted 88-11 to instruct lawmakers hashing out a deal on a government funding bill to include language "providing a role for Congress" on...

13 GOP senators ask administration to pause separation of immigrant families

More than a dozen Republican senators are asking the Trump administration to halt the separation of immigrant families at the U.S.-Mexico border while Congress...

McConnell backs bill to keep immigrant families together

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellSenate passes 6B defense bill Poll: Kim Jong Un has higher approval among Republicans than Pelosi The...