Texas lawmakers pass new congressional maps bolstering GOP
Texas Republicans approved on Monday redrawn U.S. House maps that favor incumbents and decrease political representation for growing minority communities, even as Latinos drive much of the growth in the nation’s largest red state.
Youngkin campaign ad uses McAuliffe's words to showcase his stance against parents influencing schools
The campaign of Virginia Republican gubernatorial candidate Glenn Youngkin has clapped back after his Democratic opponent, Terry McAuliffe, accused him of “twisting” the Democrat's words on education.
Some Democrats warn they could vote against giant spending bill if key climate provisions nixed
Several Senate Democrats expressed concerns Monday about Sen. Joe Manchin's refusal to support key climate change provisions in the sweeping spending and tax package backed by President Joe Biden, with some going as far as warning they may withdraw their support for the package if it significantly weakens the climate proposals.
Democrats are developing a replacement for cornerstone climate measure in sweeping economic package
Sen. Tina Smith of Minnesota confirmed to CNN that Democrats are developing a replacement for the clean electricity program in their sweeping economic package. The program will likely be dropped from the bill after opposition from Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia, CNN reported Friday.
Lack of charges against Admiral McDonald did not mean allegation was 'unfounded,' military police say
News/Politics: Military police say that the lack of charges against Admiral Art McDonald does not mean the allegation of sexual misconduct made against the former top military commander was unfounded.
Committee investigating January 6 releases criminal contempt report detailing how Steve Bannon evaded subpoena
The committee investigating the January 6 Capitol Hill riot has released the contempt report on President Donald Trump's ally Steve Bannon, a document that outlines the efforts the committee took to get Bannon to comply with its subpoena -- and the failure by him to do so.
Cindy Blackstock says she expects Ottawa to appeal ruling on compensation for Indigenous children
News/Politics/Power & Politics: Cindy Blackstock tells Power & Politics that, based on the prime minister's comments in Kamloops, she's expecting the federal government to appeal the Federal Court ruling on compensation for Indigenous children.
Biden to participate in CNN town hall in Baltimore on Thursday
President Joe Biden will take participate in a CNN town hall on Thursday in Baltimore, where he'll take questions as his administration continues to sell his ambitious legislative agenda to members of Congress and the nation.
Thomas Jefferson statue to be removed from New York City Chambers, commission rules
The New York City Public Design Commission voted to remove a statue of Thomas Jefferson, the author of the Declaration of Independence and the third president of the United States, from the New York City Council's chambers at City Hall.
Harris hitting campaign trail with McAuliffe amid tight race for Virginia governor
Vice President Kamala Harris this week will become the latest high profile Democrat to campaign with former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe, who holds a razor thin lead over Republican nominee Glenn Youngkin with 15 days to go until Election Day.