U.S. House Democrats introduce sweeping ‘Medicare for All’ bill

Washington DC, February 26, 2019 - Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives unveiled an ambitious proposal on Tuesday to move all Americans into...

Democrats launch 10-year ‘Green New Deal’ for clean energy

Washington DC, February 7, 2019 -- Rising Democratic star Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Democratic Senator Ed Markey on Thursday laid out the goals of...

Despite bipartisan sheen, Trump’s speech spoke to his base

Washington DC, February 6, 2019 - Even as he appealed for unity, President Donald Trump made it clear in his State of the Union...

Partial U.S. government shutdown cost economy $3 billion: budget office

Washington DC, January 28, 2019 - The U.S. economy took a hit from the 35-day partial federal government shutdown over President Donald Trump’s demand...

Trump announces deal to reopen federal government through Feb. 15

Washington DC, January 25, 2019 - President Donald Trump on Friday said a deal had been reached on legislation that would reopen the U.S....

U.S. lawmakers search for remedies as government shutdown rolls on

Washington DC, January 25, 2019 - The U.S. Senate, after rejecting two shutdown-ending bills, was searching for a way to end a government closure...

Senate sets votes but U.S. shutdown likely to go on

Washington DC, January 23, 2019 - There was no sign of relief on Wednesday for 800,000 federal workers going without pay because of the...

Democratic Senator Kamala Harris jumps into 2020 White House race

Washington DC, February 21, 2019 - First-term Democratic Senator Kamala Harris of California, a rising party star and outspoken critic of President Donald Trump’s...

Trump rejects senator’s proposal for temporary government reopening

Washington DC, January 14, 2019 - President Donald Trump said on Monday he rejected a proposal from a Republican ally in the Senate that...

Trump promises changes to H1-B visas, including potential citizenship

Washington DC, January 11, 2019 - President Donald Trump said on Friday he is planning changes including a possible pathway to U.S. citizenship to...