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Rockeymoore Cummings resigned as chairwoman of the Maryland Democratic Party on Monday. She said her husband had wanted her "to continue this fight."
A group of both Democrats and Republicans said it was an "inappropriate time" for Trump to meet Wednesday with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.
Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) will not seek reelection, joining about 20 other Republicans who won’t be running for office in 2020.
Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions has announced that he is running for his old Alabama Senate seat.
An error in the GOP tax law has brought new attention to an old problem for military families.
Rep. Katie Hill (D-Calif.) delivers her final floor speech in Congress before resigning. Hill announced her resignation amid an ethics probe into accusations of a relationship with a congressional staffer.
Members of the House have voted to formalize their impeachment probe into President Donald Trump.
Late night hosts joked about President Donald Trump not releasing a fully unedited version of his phone call with the Ukrainian president.
Late night hosts joked about President Donald Trump not releasing a fully unedited version of his phone call with the Ukrainian president.
The former Trump campaign aide served two weeks in prison for lying to the FBI.
A White House official is set to tell House impeachment committees about major concerns he had with President Trump’s call with the Ukrainian leader.
The former Michigan congressman and civil rights icon resigned in 2017 amid sexual harassment allegations after more than five decades in office.
An ex-White House adviser is supposed to testify in the House impeachment investigation, but the White House directed him against cooperating.
Former President Barack Obama paid tribute to the late Maryland representative at his funeral in Baltimore.
"We have to change the people who are here if we are serious about delivering for working-class people,” the New York lawmaker said of Congress.
The PACT Act would outlaw the intentional crushing, burning, drowning or other violence causing “serious bodily injury” to animals.
Watch Elijah Cummings deliver an inspiration poem in his first floor speech to Congress in 1996
The veteran Democrat, who died Thursday at 68, recited a poem he said he lived by during his first-ever address in the chamber.
Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings has died due to “complications concerning longstanding health challenges.”
Faced with an impeachment inquiry, President Donald Trump has openly defied the core constructs of the Constitution.