Rep. John Lewis says what we're all thinking: Trump is not...

In this clip from an interview with NBC's Chuck Todd, which will air in its entirety on Meet the Press, Rep. John Lewis said,...

Commanding general of D.C. National Guard to be removed during inauguration

The Washington Post reports that D.C. National Guard Commander Maj. Gen. Errol R. Schwartz has been ordered to vacate his post during the inauguration....

Pelosi advocates for seniors and disabled people in fight to protect...

https://twitter.com/NancyPelosi/status/819619759624953856 In a press conference signaling that Democrats would fight hard to protect the Affordable Care Act, Rep. Nancy Pelosi stepped up to the plate to...

In emotional ceremony, Obama awards Biden Presidential Medal of Freedom

On Thursday afternoon, in what was billed as a brief, informal ceremony to honor Vice President Joe Biden, President Barack Obama once again showed...

Obama designates three new national monuments honoring civil rights history

President Obama is making fine use of his final days in office. He has issued a permanent ban on offshore oil and gas drilling in...

Justice Dept. will investigate FBI conduct during election at request of...

Those concerned with the undue influence of FBI Director James Comey's multiple intrusions into the 2016 presidential election will be glad to hear that...

Rep. Barbara Lee will boycott Donald Trump's inauguration

Rep. Barbara Lee issued a statement announcing that she will be boycotting Donald Trump's inauguration, and explaining her reasons why. Below, that statement in...

Trump's lawyer makes devastating case against Trump's conflicts of interest

A significant portion of the press conference that President-elect Donald Trump finally held (after a 6-month drought) was eaten up by Trump attorney Sheri...

CIA Director nominee stumbles over hard questions about troubling tweet

Donald Trump's nominee for CIA Director, Rep. Mike Pompeo (R-KS), faced the Senate intelligence committee on Thursday morning in a relatively short two and...

Elizabeth Warren grills Ben Carson on whether Housing Dept. funds could...

On the heels of President-elect Donald Trump's utterly meaningless plan to "resolve" conflict of interest concerns, Housing and Urban Development Secretary-designate Ben Carson's testimony...