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House passes measure blocking IRS from revoking churches’ tax-exempt status over...

The House passed a measure Thursday to block the IRS from revoking the tax-exempt status of churches that participate in political campaigns.The legislation limits...

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...

Voting equipment maker sold systems with remote-access software

A major U.S. voting machine manufacturer recently revealed that it installed remote-access software on some election management systems that the company sold in the...

Dems say new emails show Cohen ‘selling access’ to White House

Senate Democrats said Friday that President TrumpDonald John TrumpGiuliani: Trump interview with Mueller 'further away' ACLU calls for Trump officials to hand over info...

Senate passes legislation to legalize hemp as agricultural commodity

The Senate passed legislation on Thursday that would legalize hemp as an agricultural commodity.The bill, a key priority of Senate Majority Leader 's (R-Ky.),...

This week: Senate tees off net neutrality showdown

The Senate is heading for a showdown over the future of the internet with Democrats preparing to force a vote as soon as this...

Schumer to introduce bill to decriminalize marijuana

Senate Minority Leader (D-N.Y.) said Thursday he plans to introduce a bill that would decriminalize marijuana at the federal level.Schumer told Vice News that...

NRA accepted donations from 20 Russian-linked contributors

The National Rifle Association (NRA) disclosed in a letter to Sen. Ron WydenRonald (Ron) Lee WydenFive things to watch in Zuckerberg's testimony Senate braces...

NRA says it has taken foreign money, but not for election...

The National Rifle Association (NRA) said it has received money from foreigners in the past but denied ever using the funds for election-related purposes,...

FEC reviewing whether NRA accepted illegal Russian donations in 2016: report

The Federal Election Commission (FEC) has reportedly opened a preliminary probe into whether the National Rifle Association (NRA) took illegal contributions from Russian entities...