U.S. Senate

California Gov. Gavin Newsom is already facing pressure to appoint a historic candidate to the seat.
Rep. Roger Marshall defeated anti-immigration hard-liner Kris Kobach in the Senate race for the Kansas GOP nomination.
GOP lawmakers are starkly divided about what to do about enhanced unemployment benefits, which expire this week.
The GOP idea for replacing the extra $600 in weekly unemployment benefits is too complicated for states to implement quickly.
Republican lawmakers and White House officials are still at odds over how to address the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Nancy Beck, a former chemical industry lobbyist opposed by environmental and consumer groups, "doesn't have the votes," the senator told HuffPost.
Lawmakers did, however, agree to a more narrow measure that would prohibit certain tracked vehicles, drones and lethal grenades.
The political map is expanding, but it may prove difficult for Democrats to take full advantage.
Hegar, backed by her party's establishment, withstood a late surge by a state lawmaker whose bid was boosted by Republicans.
Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) is looking to keep his seat in the Senate after aligning himself with President Donald Trump over the last four years.