Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer laid out his plan for Trump's impeachment trial on Friday night, and it won't start until after Biden gets his cabinet.
Senate Republicans say that there is no chance that 17 of them will vote to convict Donald Trump of inciting the insurrection on the Capitol.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) neutered Mitch McConnell's ability to obstruct Biden by rejecting his demand for filibuster protection.
House Republicans took over $152,000 from Reps. Andy Biggs, Mo Brooks, and Paul Gosar who have been named as insurrection planners.
Seven Democratic Senators have requested that the Senate Ethics Committee open an investigation into Sens. Ted Cruz and Josh Hawley.
Speaker Pelosi is wasting no time as she announced that the House will deliver the article of Trump impeachment to the Senate on Monday.
Janet Yellen’s nomination as Treasury Secretary was cleared by the Senate Finance Committee. The full Senate will likely approve her nomination today, making her the first woman in American history to hold the position. Yellen was previously the first woman to serve as chair of the Federal Reserve from 2014 to 2018.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) announced that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) will send articles of impeachment to the Senate on Monday, an action that would soon kick off the second impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump. Trump was impeached on January 13 on a single charge of inciting an insurrection after a mob of his supporters attacked the United States Capitol the week prior.
President Joe Biden will sign two executive orders on Covid-19 relief that aim to provide vital economic relief to Americans weathering the economic freefall caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
The orders will expand food stamps and also ensure that anyone working for the federal government makes at least $15 an hour. These orders will provide a “critical lifeline” to Americans in need, said National Economic Council Director Brian Deese, though he stressed that these orders would not be a “substitute” for a trillion-dollar stimulus package many Americans are depending on.
In less than 48 hours, Biden has taken meaningful steps on everything from the pandemic to climate change to immigration.
It is not too often that a GOP lawmaker appears on CNN or MSNBC. So it was a bit of a surprise to see New York Freshman congresswoman Nicole Malliotakis appear on Erin Burnett’s CNN show.
Malliotakis came on to talk about her hopes to work with Democrats in a bi-partisan manner. This came off as disingenuous, though, as the New York Rep. challenged the election results on January 6th.
GOP Rep. Andy Harris (R-MD) was caught trying to carry a gun into the House of Representatives on Thursday.
On Wednesday night, Jen Psaki held her first press briefing. Joe Biden’s press secretary assured the White House press corps that she planned on holding a daily briefing Monday through Friday. Her candor and professionalism was well received by the media.
Marjorie Taylor Greene's move to impeach Joe Biden is nothing more than political theatre meant to soothe the QAnon-MAGA mob.
Susan Collins was happy to cast a vote for Donald Trump's $2 trillion tax cut for the wealthiest individuals and corporations.
When Donald Trump was seeking the Republican nomination in 2016, Lindsey Graham delivered a warning to his party. “If we nominate Donald Trump,” the South Carolina senator tweeted, “we will get destroyed and we will deserve it.”
Following the November election, Donald Trump essentially stopped doing his job. And it was a bad time to stop as the coronavirus had raged out of control for the last two months. The ex-President ignored the crisis, preferring to complain about imaginary election fraud.
Biden's inaugural address was watched by nearly 2 million more television viewers than tuned in for Donald Trump in 2017.
A happy looking Dr. Anthony Fauci said that he took no pleasure in contradicting Trump, but that working with Biden is liberating.
Mitch McConnell is desperate to save the filibuster, so he has taken to making up imaginary Senate rules and demanding Democrats follow them.