Democratic Rep. Collin Peterson (Minn.) is bucking his party’s leadership and calling for Democrats to approve funding for a wall on the southern border.
Two newly elected Democratic House members selected to serve on the House Judiciary Committee are also on the record supporting the impeaching of President Donald Trump.
The political action committee linked to the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) disbursed hundreds of thousands of dollars of its funds on luxury resorts, upscale restaurants, nightclubs, and tickets to Vegas events throughout the last election cycle, Federal Election Commission filings show.
Sen. Joe Manchin (D., W.V.) said many times during his successful reelection campaign last year that “Washington sucks,” and he is reportedly considering a bid to return to the governor’s mansion.
House Democrats announced on Tuesday night the first piece of gun-control legislation they planned to pursue now that they are back in power.
In a rare move, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard rebuked Democrats–including a fellow Hawaii Democrat, Sen. Mazie Hirono–for questioning a judicial nominee about his membership in Catholic organizations.
A nonprofit run by Democratic lawmakers in New York that is intended to help needy minorities has not handed out a single scholarship in more than two years as it simultaneously spent big on posh events and fundraisers for its members.
A major fundraiser for New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio was found guilty by a jury on Wednesday morning for federal corruption charges related to gifts he provided to members of the New York Police Department in exchange for special treatment.