Senate

Schumer’s Candidate Clings to Lead in KY Senate Primary

Amy McGrath could become the biggest fundraiser to lose a congressional primary in history

Establishment-backed candidate Amy McGrath is clinging to an early lead over a far-left state legislator in Kentucky’s Democratic Senate primary despite waging one of the most expensive primary campaigns in history.

Senate Passes $500 Billion More for Coronavirus Bailout

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate on Tuesday unanimously approved $484 billion in additional coronavirus relief for the U.S. economy and hospitals treating patients sickened by the pandemic, sending the measure to the House of Representatives for final passage later this week.