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Biden welcomes Macron amid friction over US climate law

WASHINGTON (AP) — Presidents Joe Biden and Emmanuel Macron are celebrating the long-standing U.S.-French relationship, but these are friends with differences. The French leader...
President Joe Biden speaks about lowering costs for American families at the East Portland Community Center in Portland, Ore., Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

National poll shows support for top Biden agenda items, opposition to GOP investigations

A national poll released by Navigator, a progressive polling company, shows a majority of voters aligned with President Joe Biden on several key issues...
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Kevin McCarthy has not kept the few promises he first ran on

Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy is campaigning to become the next speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives when Republicans take the majority in January. McCarthy's...
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South Carolina's congressional maps are under scrutiny because of race

A trial to determine whether South Carolina's congressional maps are legal closes Tuesday with arguments over whether the state Legislature diluted Black voting power...
Shri Thanedar

First Indian American elected to the House from Michigan plans to focus on racial...

On Nov. 8, entrepreneur and Democratic state Rep. Shri Thanedar made history as the first Indian American to be elected to Congress from the...

Election News

The new House Republican majority is not off to a good...

Republicans won just a narrow majority in the U.S. House of Representatives in the 2022 midterm elections despite having predicted a massive "red wave."...

Top Senate Republican threatens to tank the economy if he can't...

Sen. John Thune of South Dakota, the No. 2 Republican in the U.S. Senate, said on Tuesday that the GOP plans to use the...

Virginia Rep. Donald McEachin dies at 61 after cancer battle

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Rep. A. Donald McEachin, D-Va., died Monday after a battle with colorectal cancer, his office said. He was 61. Tara Rountree,...