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Mitch McConnell officially launches re-election campaign

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell officially launched his re-election campaign Wednesday with an ad touting his ties to President Trump and the confirmation of...

Mitch McConnell Plans To Change The Rules Again To Confirm More...

WASHINGTON ― He changed the rules to make it easier to confirm President Donald Trump's Supreme Court picks. He tossed out Senate traditions to...

Trump issues first-ever veto over rejection of national emergency declaration

President Trump signed the first veto of his administration Friday, rejecting a measure that would have blocked his declaration of a national emergency at...

McConnell Says He Won’t Override Trump To Reopen Government

WASHINGTON ― Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on Tuesday rejected the prospect of overriding a presidential veto on a bill to reopen the...

Rand Paul to have surgery in Canada due to injuries sustained...

Rand Paul defends troop withdrawal in Syria, Afghanistan: "Can the people who live there not do anything?"U.S. Sen. Rand Paul's attorneys say in a...

GOP Sen. Tim Scott writes op-ed criticizing Republicans for silence on...

GOP Sen. Tim Scott, the only African-American Republican in the Senate, responded to Rep. Steve King's controversial comments about white nationalism in an opinion...

GOP senators introduce bill to permanently end government shutdowns

Several Republican senators introduced legislation Friday to permanently end government shutdowns by creating an automatic continuing resolution for any appropriations bill, allowing the federal...

Senate Republicans Won’t Fund The Government If It Means Defying Trump

WASHINGTON ― Republicans in the U.S. Senate last month did not oppose funding the government without giving President Donald Trump money for a border...

Graham warns Romney that his opposition to Trump is

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham warned incoming Sen. Mitt Romney Wednesday that publicly opposing President Trump would "hurt him and Utah." Graham, a critic-turned-ally of...

Elizabeth Warren takes formal step toward presidential candidacy

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren took a formal step toward a potential 2020 presidential campaign Monday morning, announcing in an email to supporters and video...