Mitch McConnell recovering from surgery

Sen. Majority Leader McConnell fractured his shoulder earlier this month after tripping on his patio at his home in Louisville. | Drew Angerer/Getty Images Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is recovering from surgery after fracturing…

Warren takes on DNA test fallout with sweeping…

Elizabeth Warren’s plan addresses a wide range of issues, including past treaties, criminal jurisdiction, the Dakota Access pipeline, violence against Indigenous women, and many more. | John Locher/AP Photo Sen. Elizabeth Warren has rolled out…

Greenland to Trump: We’re not for sale

The Aurora Borealis on show in the skies above a fishing village in Greenland | Uriel Sinai/Getty Images Territory tells US president it’s open for business but not on the market. By Isabella Borshoff 8/16/19,…

Tlaib turns down family visit to West Bank…

Rep. Rashida Tlaib made her statement hours after Israel’s interior ministry granted her request to travel to the territory on humanitarian grounds. | Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty images congress The Palestinian-American congresswoman was expected to visit her…

House Intel Committee could bolster Dem case for…

House Intelligence Committee Chair Adam Schiff makes closing remarks with ranking member Devin Nunes after questioning former Special Counsel Robert Mueller. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images congress Democrats are using the House Intelligence Committee in an…

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ORourke calls for mandatory gun buyback, licensing

Rep. Beto O'Rourke proposed fining people who failed to forfeit a banned assault weapon. | Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images Beto O’Rourke called Friday for gun licensing and a mandatory buyback program for assault weapons, expanding on…

Israel to allow Tlaibs humanitarian visit to West…

Rep. Rashida Tlaib, a Palestinian-American, is expected to see her 90-year-old grandmother in the West Bank. | Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty images Israel’s interior ministry said Friday it has granted a request on humanitarian grounds by Rep.…

Buttigieg goes all-in on Iowa

Democratic candidate Pete Buttigieg, left, poses for a selfie at the Iowa State Fair. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images 2020 elections The Democratic mayor is trying to catch up with rivals who have spent more time…