(NEW YORK) -- The Texas Republican Party this weekend formally "rebuked" multiple GOP senators, including one of their own, for helping lead bipartisan negotiations on new gun legislation. The resolution, adopted at the state's convention on Saturday in Houston, dismissed the Senate compromise announced last... Read More.
Clarion – Many politicians, business leaders, and industry people gathered at the Clarion County Administration Building Thursday afternoon to speak out in opposition to the tolling of bridges on Interstate 80, including a bridge in Jefferson County. The tolling is part of the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Alabama became the latest state to remove permit requirements to carry a concealed gun in public, as multiple states debate similar measures this session. Known as "permitless carry" or "constitutional carry" legislation, the bills have been roundly criticized by police and gun... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The House on Wednesday is expected to pass a measure creating an independent commission to investigate the Jan. 6 Capitol attack, with some rank-and-file Republicans preparing to vote with Democrats and defy party leaders who warned against the effort. Senate Minority Leader Mitch... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Republican Leader Mitch McConnell announced Wednesday morning that he intends to oppose a bill that would create a commission to examine the events of Jan. 6. The House is poised to vote on the commission Wednesday, and Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., in... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Democrats Wednesday began their march forward on a sweeping voting rights bill, convening a hearing on their "top priority" legislation despite Republican efforts to cast the bill as a Democratic power grab.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate on Thursday voted to confirm Xavier Becerra as secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services despite nearly unanimous opposition from Republicans, who have tried to brand him as a radical... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- The Senate is poised to confirm Xavier Becerra as secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services Thursday despite nearly unanimous opposition from Republicans, who have tried to brand him as a radical and unqualified.
BY: QUINN SCANLAN, ABC NEWS (ATLANTA) — Overcoming universal Democratic opposition, Republicans in the Georgia Senate on Monday narrowly passed a sweeping elections omnibus bill that would eliminate no-excuse absentee voting, which was enacted by Republicans in 2005, just months after a record... Read More.