Category: CONGRESS

Kavanaugh confirmation hearings set for Sept. 4

Confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh are set to begin Sept. 4. | J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo By ELANA SCHOR 08/10/2018 03:53 PM EDT Updated 08/10/2018 05:12 PM EDT 2018-08-10T05:12-0400 Supreme Court...

Congress dawdles as #MeToo scandals rage on

Nearly a year after the #MeToo movement surged into the national consciousness, Congress is still far from a final deal on modernizing its own workplace harassment rules despite a slew of career-ending scandals in...

Goodlatte’s son donates to Democrat running to replace him

Congressman Bob Goodlatte’s son made the surprise announcement on Twitter Sunday night. | Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Photo By STEPHANIE MURRAY 08/13/2018 11:06 AM EDT Updated 08/13/2018 02:05 PM EDT 2018-08-13T02:05-0400 A high-ranking Republican lawmaker’s...