Female former colleagues of Stephen Moore voiced their support for his nomination by President Donald Trump to the Federal Reserve, amid accusations that Moore wrote sexist columns about the inferiority of women in sports in the early 2000s.
Valerie Plame, a former CIA officer who was ousted during George W. Bush’s administration, will run for Senate as a Democrat in New Mexico.
The Senate on Wednesday confirmed Neomi Rao, President Donald Trump’s pick to the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals, to fill the spot previously held by Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh.
Democratic senator Doug Jones has excluded Alabama voters from seeing digital ads that highlight his opposition to President Donald Trump’s emergency declaration on border security.
Former astronaut Mark Kelly announced Tuesday that he will run for the Democratic nomination for U.S. Senate in Arizona in 2020.
Senate Republicans pushed back against an attack by liberal activists on Neomi Rao’s collegiate writings on sexual assault, pointing to articles in the pages of the New York Times and Washington Post that make similar arguments as Rao made at Yale.
Key Republicans on Capitol Hill are warning the Maduro government in Venezuela, as well as Cuba, that they could be officially designated as state sponsors of terrorism, a status that carries the harshest of U.S. sanctions.
The Senate on Monday voted to move forward on the Strengthening America’s Security in the Middle East Act, which contains a provision permitting state and local governments to withhold contracts and take other actions against companies that participate in the Boycott, Divest, and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel.