Sen. Richard Burr steps down as chairman of…

WASHINGTON – Sen. Richard Burr is stepping down as chairman of the Intelligence Committee as an FBI investigation into Burr's stock sales led to the seizure of his cellphone by federal investigators. "The work the Intelligence Committee and…

Trump says Fauci can testify before Senate but…

WASHINGTON – The White House will allow Dr. Anthony Fauci to testify next week at a Senate hearing on the federal government’s response to the coronavirus pandemic but has blocked him from appearing at a similar…

Sen. Rand Paul wont wear mask, says he…

WASHINGTON – As the Senate reconvened this week for the first time in more than a month, many lawmakers expressed varying levels of anxiety and concern for their health as coronavirus continues to ravage the country. …

Reports: Capitol physician says he lacks enough tests…

WASHINGTON – The Capitol's attending physician said Thursday there aren't enough tests to preemptively test Senators for the coronavirus as they return to work on Monday.  According to multiple reports, Dr. Brian Monahan, in a call with top Republican officials, stated…

We made a judgment: House extends recess, Senate…

WASHINGTON – House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer said Tuesday the House will extend its recess because of the continued spread of coronavirus. The House had planned to return Monday, May 4, the same day the Senate is…