Congress and the country need answers now: Pelosi…

WASHINGTON – The White House briefed a select group of lawmakers Monday on intelligence reports that Russia offered bounties to Taliban militants for killing American troops in Afghanistan, amid growing questions in Congress about the administration's apparent inaction on…

Fauci to testify before Congress on state of…

WASHINGTON – Dr. Anthony Fauci and other top health officials will testify before Congress Tuesday on the state of the coronavirus pandemic, two days after Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar warned that the "window is closing" for the…

3 Congressional Races To Watch In New Yorks…

New York primary voters head to the polls on Tuesday, and the hottest contests are once again on the Democratic side. A host of Democratic congressional primaries in and around New York City will test…

Who is that money helping?: Congress asks why…

WASHINGTON – A bipartisan congressional panel is questioning why the Treasury Department and the Federal Reserve have loaned out little of the $500 billion designated in a recent spending bill for economic relief from the…

More checks? A payroll tax cut? Trump and…

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump and congressional leaders have pitched a number of proposals they argue are essential to a new coronavirus relief plan to combat the effects of the coronavirus. The result: A grab bag of ideas without a deal. Trump…