Lawmakers spar over Volker deposition

Republican Mark Meadows said that report was not backed up by the facts. 

published on : 4th October 2019

Former Republican Congressman pleads guilty to insider trading

Chris Collins, a former U.S. Congressman from New York state who was known as an early backer of President Donald Trump, pleaded guilty on Tuesday to taking part in an insider trading scheme. 

published on : 2nd October 2019

Democrats urge background checks despite recess

U.S. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer urged Senate Republicans to take up gun violence legislation already passed by the House, requiring background checks on all firearm sales.

published on : 14th August 2019

Mueller hits back at critics, defends report

When accused by a Republican lawmaker that his investigation tried to make a 'political case' against the president.

published on : 25th July 2019

Patten avoids prison time in Mueller-related probe

A US judge on Friday sentenced Republican political consultant Samuel Patten to 36 months of probation.

published on : 13th April 2019

Cohen hearing 'purely political': Kevin McCarthy

Kevin McCarthy, the top Republican in the US House of Representatives, assailed young Democratic lawmakers Thursday, saying all they talk about is impeachment.

published on : 1st March 2019

Scuffles break out at Trump rally in West Virginia

Scuffles break out during President Trump's rally in West Virginia as during a speech by Governor Jim Justice who was announcing his switch from the Democratic Party to the Republican Party.

published on : 4th August 2017

US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell postpones healthcare vote

US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell decided on Tuesday to delay a vote on healthcare legislation this week in order to get more support from Republican senators.

published on : 28th June 2017

Donald Trump tells Senate Republicans to work out their differences

U.S. President Donald Trump pressed Republican senators at the White House to resolve their objections to a healthcare bill that would replace Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act.

published on : 28th June 2017

'He wasn't evil': Friend of suspected congressional Virginia shooter

An acquaintance of James Hodgkinson says the Illinois man was a 'happy, go-lucky' who was 'tired of some of the politics.'

published on : 15th June 2017

US Republican congressman Scalise in critical condition

Congressman Steve Scalise, the No. 3 Republican in the U.S. House of Representatives, is in critical condition after he and three others were shot as they practiced for a charity baseball game.

published on : 15th June 2017

Republicans unveil plan to repeal, replace Obamacare

The measure would offer individuals refundable tax credits to purchase health insurance and restructure the country's Medicaid program.

published on : 8th March 2017