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Kevin McCarthy with Mitch McConnell

McCarthy is actually claiming no one is 'questioning the legitimacy' of the election

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Wednesday that no one is "questioning the legitimacy of the presidential election," even as multiple members of his...
Children at the border

Number of children traveling alone at border drops in April

The number of unaccompanied children encountered on the U.S. border with Mexico in April eased from an all-time high a month earlier, while more...
Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-CO)

Boebert sits down with right-wing activist who supported death penalty for gay people

Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-CO) on Monday appeared on a broadcast with conservative activist Andrew Wommack to rail against several Democratic proposals and promote her...
Michael Regan

EPA announces push to clean up contaminated industrial sites

The Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday announced more than $66 million in grants to 151 communities nationwide to assess and clean up contaminated or...
Kristi Noem

GOP is back to pushing bigoted legislation under the guise of 'religious freedom'

Religious refusal bills are making a resurgence amid a wave of anti-LGBTQ legislation across the country. Of the more than 250 anti-LGBTQ state bills introduced...

Election News

McCarthy faces backlash from GOP lawmakers over Cheney ouster

House Republicans are privately grumbling about House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, saying his effort to oust Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) from the GOP top...

Election commissioners picked by Trump let him off the hook for...

The Federal Election Commission's Republican members, two Donald Trump appointees, blocked a staff-recommended examination of Trump's alleged campaign finance violations on Thursday. An investigation was...

Fact check: Yes, Trump really did lose the election no matter...

Seeking to shame Republicans who are disloyal to him, Donald Trump distorted the Constitution's meaning in asserting widespread voter fraud and insisting that state...