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The passing of Antonin Scalia roils the presidential campaign and could leave the Supreme Court deadlocked until 2017. Will the Senate even consider a replacement nominated by President Obama?
8 Hrs Ago
The GOP field is down to six ahead of Saturday’s debate in Greenville, as Marco Rubio tries to rebound from his debacle in New Hampshire.
Feb 11, 2016 1:37PM ET
After the New Hampshire landslide, the Democrats will debate for the first time on equal footing.
Feb 10, 2016 6:02PM ET
The president went back to his stomping grounds in the Illinois state senate and found more partisanship than he remembered.
Feb 10, 2016 6:07AM ET
Derided by Republicans, the president’s final budget proposal is his contribution to the Democratic Party platform of the future.
Feb 4, 2016 5:42PM ET
The president is proposing a big per-barrel fee. It won’t be passed by this Congress, but what about the next?
Feb 4, 2016 2:57PM ET
The two Democrats have the stage to themselves for the first time, as they argue over which of them is the true progressive.
Feb 3, 2016 6:15PM ET
The House speaker wants to “unite the clans,” but the conservative Freedom Caucus is balking.
Feb 2, 2016 5:33PM ET
In a historically close election, a handful of delegates were determined by games of chance.
Jan 30, 2016 6:00AM ET
Governor Terry McAuliffe announces a bipartisan compromise with state legislators that gun-control advocates abhor.
Jan 29, 2016 3:09PM ET
The Clinton campaign loudly protests the latest Sanders ad.
Jan 29, 2016 6:07AM ET
The Kentucky senator is languishing in the presidential polls, and he now has a new challenger for his Senate seat.
Jan 28, 2016 2:30PM ET
Trump or no Trump, the Republican hopefuls will try to dent the front-runner’s lead in the final match-up before the Iowa caucuses.
Jan 27, 2016 10:01AM ET
The Vermont senator isn’t religious, but a victory in Iowa or New Hampshire would be the first ever for a Jewish presidential candidate.
Jan 26, 2016 6:07AM ET
The number of people living in the U.S. illegally has fallen to its lowest level in a decade, a new study finds, despite the campaign-trail rhetoric to the contrary.
Jan 21, 2016 6:07AM ET
There’s a consensus on policy, but advocates must now convince Senator Mitch McConnell that an election-year push to reduce prison sentences won’t backfire on Republicans.
Jan 20, 2016 6:01AM ET
The Democratic frontrunner has a lot riding on the justices’ ruling on President Obama’s immigration policy.
Jan 17, 2016 1:01PM ET
The final Democratic debate before votes are cast in Iowa and New Hampshire comes as the race between Hillary and Bernie gets tighter.
Jan 15, 2016 6:03AM ET
The two Republican leaders need to balance ambition and caution in a volatile election year in Congress.
Jan 14, 2016 1:52PM ET
The Republican contenders gather tonight for one of the final debates before the Iowa caucuses.
Jan 14, 2016 6:01AM ET
Democratic Senate candidates are fine with the president’s demand that they support restrictions on firearms. What a difference a decade makes.
Jan 12, 2016 6:07AM ET
Forgoing a laundry list of new proposals, the president opts to use his final State of the Union address on Tuesday night for a closing argument.
Jan 8, 2016 3:27PM ET
Republicans pounced on the news that two men indicted on terrorism charges had been resettled in the U.S. after fleeing Iraq.
Jan 8, 2016 6:07AM ET
Republicans are passing a doomed bill to prove to voters they can do it for real next year.
Jan 5, 2016 4:34PM ET
Rip up the Second Amendment? Save thousands of lives? Despite the hype and the dread, the president’s policy options are ultimately too constrained to have much effect.
Jan 5, 2016 6:07AM ET
Federal raids to capture and deport border crossers from Central America are angering President Obama’s allies in the immigration-reform fight.
Dec 29, 2015 6:07AM ET
Both parties are hoping a new app for tallying votes will smooth an election plagued by errors in 2012.
Dec 18, 2015 12:17PM ET
In bipartisan votes on Friday, the House and Senate pass both a $1.15 trillion spending bill and a $622 billion package of tax breaks.
Dec 17, 2015 6:07AM ET
Republicans win the delay of two unpopular taxes in the health law, but one right-wing group is worried the changes will make a full repeal more difficult.
Dec 16, 2015 12:52PM ET
Negotiators on Capitol Hill strike a major agreement on taxes and federal funding that they hope to rush into law this week.