Rudy Giuliani Subpoenaed Over Role In Jan. 6th Riots

The House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol issued subpoenas Tuesday to four people involved in former President Donald Trump’s legal effort to overturn the 2020 election results. The committee said the four Trump allies — Rudy Giuliani, Jenna Ellis, Sidney Powell and Boris Epshteyn — “publicly promoted unsupported claims about […]

Republicans Struggle To Keep Funding For Trump’s Border Wall

Senate Republicans are struggling to save funding for construction of former President Trump’s long-sought wall on the U.S.-Mexico border as Democrats press forward with plans to rescind nearly $2 billion in funding for his signature project. Republicans in the upper chamber are pushing for the funding already allocated toward the barrier’s construction to be used to […]

House Subpoenas Numerous Top Trump Aides To Testify About Jan. 6th

WASHINGTON — The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol issued a new round of subpoenas on Tuesday to 10 former officials who worked in the Trump administration, including Kayleigh McEnany and Stephen Miller. McEnany had been serving as White House press secretary on the day of the riot, a position she held from April […]

Senate Republicans Fear Trump Will Sabotage 2022 Elections

GOP senators are worried that former President Trump could thwart their hopes of winning back the Senate majority next year with his support for controversial primary candidates who they fear could turn away female voters. The latest bombshell to rock the 2022 Senate election landscape came this week when the estranged wife of Pennsylvania Senate […]

House Passes $1 Trillion Infrastructure Bill

House Democrats late Friday night clinched a long-sought victory on President Biden’s domestic agenda, passing a $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill — while advancing an even larger social spending package — after months of stubborn infighting that’s bedeviled the party and helped deflate Biden’s public standing. The back-to-back votes came after progressives caved on a […]

Dems Strike Deal To Lower Drug Prices, Help Those On Medicare

Democratic lawmakers have reached a deal on legislation to lower prescription drug prices to be included in President Biden‘s social spending package, Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) announced Tuesday.   The agreement is less far-reaching than earlier Democratic proposals, but it still represents progress on an issue the party has campaigned on for years.   The agreement would allow Medicare […]

Pelosi Says Capitalism Not Serving America Well

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said capitalism isn’t serving the U.S. as it should. On Friday at the Chatham House in London, the Democrat explained how the U.S. economy hasn’t benefited from capitalism. She insisted the U.S. can’t have a system that benefits some by depending on the exploitation of workers and the environment. “In […]