The Center for Reproductive Rights on Wednesday asked the Supreme Court to throw out a Louisiana abortion restriction they say is identical to a law the justices struck down almost three years ago.
Former House Speaker John Boehner said everyone, regardless of their politics, should be grateful for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnells leadership.
President Trumps Tuesday night veto of a joint resolution pulling U.S. military assistance to the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen may not have been a surprise, but the decision doesnt make it any less disappointing. Trump had the opportunity to become the first president in U.S. history to sign a War Powers Resolution withdrawing the United States from an unauthorized overseas conflict the sort of groundbreaking moment that would have appealed to his ego and sense of place in history.
A new poll found that nearly 1 in 4 Americans believe Attorney General William Barr's assertion this month that President Trump's 2016 campaign was spied upon by Obama administration officials.
President Trump said he was against forever wars in his State of Union: Great nations do not fight endless wars. He also made a point of shifting U.S. policy in the Middle East, calling for withdrawals from both Afghanistan and Syria even over the objections of his then-Defense Secretary Jim Mattis who would resign over the disagreement.
Democratic 2020 presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg was heckled for the second day in a row on Wednesday by anti-gay protesters during his two-day swing through Iowa.
New Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Kathy Kraninger attempted Wednesday to relieve political tensions in laying out her vision for the watchdog agency.
Whining about a death threat is now the highest form of humblebragging for Democrats in Congress and liberals in the national news media.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a 2020 candidate for president, offered fawning praise of fellow liberal firebrand Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in a profile that appeared in Time's 2019 list of 100 influential people.
Special counsel Robert Mueller is everything President Trump is not, former Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates argued in a profile published Wednesday.
Time chose both Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh and his sexual assault accuser Christine Blasey Ford for its list of 100 most influential people of 2019.
Cook County, Ill., State Attorney Kim Foxx told her staff that charging "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett was excessive" at a time when she indicated publicly that she had recused herself from the case.
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein said "the rule of law is secure" with a Justice Department led by Attorney General William Barr.
Hillary Clinton praised House Speaker Nancy Pelosis leadership skills, giving her credit for Democrats regaining control of the House and the partys diversity.
Three of Virginias top Democrats who have been plagued by scandals in recent months had difficulties raising money in an important election year for the state.
U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said Wednesday that the U.S. and Japan affirmed a common goal to hold further "substantive" trade talks.