U.S. Congress

The president of EMILY’s List will be the first openly lesbian Black woman to serve in Congress.
The Republican leader was unintentionally funny when he shared his off-base opinion about congressional funding negotiations.
Rep. Matt Gaetz said Sunday that he will launch a “motion to vacate” McCarthy from his seat as speaker for helping avert the government shutdown.
The California governor said he will not appoint someone already running to replace the late senator in 2024 ― and that includes the progressive Black lawmaker.
Congressional supporters of Ukraine say they won’t give up after the bill to prevent a shutdown excluded Biden's request for aid to the war-torn nation.
President Joe Biden signed the last-minute bill to prevent a government shutdown. But there are no guarantees the threat won’t return.
Despite the lack of aid for Ukraine, President Joe Biden is expected to sign the measure.
Emergency child care funding expires this weekend, dealing a blow to providers — and families too — unless Congress acts soon.
Raskin said he doesn't see Republicans "moving forward" with the evidence-lacking impeachment inquiry into the president.
“As a former director of emergency management, I know a disaster when I see one," quipped Rep. Jared Moskowitz.