Jones Defeats Moore In Alabama Senate RaceDemocrat Doug Jones has defeated Republican Roy Moore, who was embraced by the Republican Party and the president even after facing allegations of sexual impropriety.
Will Name Recognition Give Former Dallas TV Investigative Reporter Edge In Congressional Race?"We're going to shine a light on wasteful spending, we're going to expose the broken system, we're going to call out bad policy that benefits the wealthy and corporations at the expense of the rest of us," said Congressional candidate Brett Shipp.
Jeff Flake Donates $100 To Roy Moore's OpponentFlake tweeted a picture of a $100 check from him to Doug Jones' campaign Tuesday. In the memo it said, "Country over Party."
Conyers Gives Up Judiciary Post Amid Sex Harassment ProbeMichigan Rep. John Conyers is giving up his leadership position as top Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee, acknowledging a congressional probe into his possible misconduct had become an unwelcome distraction.
Ethics Probe Begins After Rep. Conyers Confirms Harassment DealA proposed federal lawsuit shows a former scheduler alleged sexual harassment, retaliation and a hostile work environment against U.S. Rep. John Conyers.
Texas Rep. Gene Green Says He Won't Seek Re-ElectionVeteran Democratic Rep. Gene Green — a key reason Houston has become America's largest Hispanic city without a Hispanic member of Congress — is retiring.
Democratic Congressman Beto O'Rourke Brings Senate Campaign To North TexasRep. O'Rourke of El Paso is challenging Republican incumbent Sen. Ted Cruz.
Dems Push For Gun Safety Bills; GOP Legislation In LimboDemocrats are renewing calls for gun safety legislation after Sunday's deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas, but their pleas are falling on deaf ears in the Republican-controlled Congress.
Democrats Say They Have Trump Deal On DACA, President RefutesThe top Democrats say they have reached agreement with President Trump to protect thousands of younger immigrants from deportation and fund some border security enhancements, but Trump denies a deal was made and says `massive border' security needed.
Hurricane Aid Measure Grows To $15B As Irma Bears DownThe first installment to help communities in Texas rebuild, and stock reserves for looming damage from Hurricane Irma.
House Rushes To Vote $7.9 Billion For Harvey ReliefPolitics quickly intruded, as Democratic and Republican leaders disagreed on how to pay for the funding.
Former Texas Gov. Mark White Dies At 77Former Texas Gov. Mark White, a Democrat who championed public education reforms, including the landmark "no-pass, no-play" policy for high school athletes, has died. He was 77.