A Republican-aligned group aiming to strengthen the party’s majority in the Senate is targeting Democratic senator Joe Manchin (W.Va.) for costly renovations he made to the West Virginia governor’s mansion when he held the office a decade ago.
The federal judge in the corruption trial against Democratic senator Robert Menendez (N.J.) announced on Monday that he was rejecting the defense’s request to have charges dismissed, putting an end to a central argument put forth by his lawyers.
Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin (D., Ill.) said in a radio interview on Sunday that Democrats can lose to President Donald Trump in 2020 if they “overdeo it” by becoming too liberal.
A number of high-ranking Democratic senators combined to contribute tens of thousands of dollars to Sen. Robert Menendez’s (D., N.J.) campaign committee this year, a review of Federal Election Commission records shows.
Tom Steyer, Democratic mega-donor and environmentalist, has demanded Democratic lawmakers and candidates pledge to push for the impeachment of President Donald Trump if they take control of Congress next year.
Missouri’s Republican attorney general Josh Hawley officially announced his campaign against Sen. Claire McCaskill (D.) on Tuesday morning and immediately called out his opponent, a two-term senator, for turning her back on Missourians.
The Democratic Party’s progressive wing and liberal journalists were quick to vocally oppose Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s (D., Calif.) reelection bid for 2018 after she announced her decision to run on Monday.
Democratic Sen. Robert Menendez (N.J.) refused to say Thursday whether he would resign from Congress if he is convicted on federal corruption charges.
New data from the Center for Effective Lawmaking show that Democratic Sen. Joe Donnelly of Indiana was the least effective member of his party at advancing agenda items toward becoming law during the last Congress.