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Senate rejects Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal in 57-0 vote blasted as...

The Green New Deal failed to pass a procedural vote in the Senate Tuesday, with Democrats slamming the GOP motion as a "sham" and...

With $28.6 million gift, MIT to establish center for Down syndrome...

Massachusetts Institute of Technology said Wednesday it had received a $28.6 million donation to establish a research center dedicated to extending and enhancing...

Trump’s Emergency Declaration Is a Test for Senate Republicans

Following a declaration, the White House would still have to come up with funding for the wall without Congress's help, which would require overriding...

Ex-NASA Astronaut Is Running For US Senate to Champion

Retired astronaut and Navy veteran Mark Kelly announced his bid for former Senator John McCain's Arizona seat on Tuesday morning with a campaign ad...

Senator Ron Wyden introduces S. 420, a bill to legalize marijuana

Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., introduced a bill on Friday to decriminalize marijuana and allow for it to be taxed and regulated. The bill is...

Nancy Pelosi’s Power Move on the State of the Union

Conceivably, Trump could simply choose another venue to deliver a State of the Union address, so long as he prints out a written copy...

McConnell blocks House bills to reopen government

Senate Majority Leader (R-Ky.) on Thursday blocked two House-passed funding bills that would reopen the federal government.Sens. (D-Md.) and (D-Md.), surrounded by roughly two...

Opinion | Kyrsten Sinema’s Swearing-In Look Was A Bold Queer Statement

Femmes, that is to say feminine-of-center LGBTQ folks, are also made of power, determination and now, with the swearing-in of Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.),...

Kyrsten Sinema takes oath as senator on law book instead of...

Kyrsten Sinema chose not to hold the traditional Bible when she was sworn in Thursday as a U.S. senator from Arizona. Instead, she held...

Kyrsten Sinema Makes History As First Openly Bisexual Person Sworn In...

Kyrsten Sinema checked off a couple of firsts as she was sworn in as a senator on Thursday morning. The Democrat from Arizona became...