Senate Democrats from states that Donald Trump won in 2016 were vital on Monday in blocking a bill, supported by the president, that would ban abortion after the mother reaches 20 weeks of pregnancy.
The Senate on Wednesday confirmed former pharmaceutical executive Alex Azar as the next secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services.
The Republican National Committee said this week that late-night host Jimmy Kimmel and Senate Democrats have been making “false claims” and “distorting the truth” about congressional efforts to renew funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program, citing recent news reports and the Washington Post fact checker.
Musician Kid Rock announced Tuesday that he will not run for the Senate next year, quashing speculation that he would challenge Democratic Sen. Debbie Stabenow (Mich.) in 2018.
The Women’s Convention, a gathering organized by leaders of the Women’s March movement, apologized Tuesday for planning to have a male speaker address attendees for its opening night later this month, clarifying that he will not be headlining the event.
Senate Democrats are steering clear of Sen. Robert Menendez’s federal corruption trial, not answering questions on whether the New Jersey Democrat should resign if convicted.
A number of high-ranking Democratic senators have accepted campaign cash from the political action committee of a fellow senator who is now on trail for corruption charges, records show.
Musician Robert Ritchie, known professionally as “Kid Rock,” is leading Democratic incumbent Sen. Debbie Stabenow (Mich.) in a hypothetical 2018 Senate race in Michigan, according to a new Delphi Analytica poll.
Kid Rock may be running for the U.S. Senate, according to a new campaign website.