Congressional Maryland Democrats met Monday to discuss the political aftershocks of the election that resulted in the party losing control of the U.S. Senate and the Maryland governor’s office.
Republican Dan Sullivan defeated Sen. Mark Begich in a race that was too close to call on election night.
Republicans say they are ready to move legislation approving the Keystone pipeline, trim Obamacare and cut taxes.
As a child, Mitch McConnell contracted and largely beat polio. He was student president in high school, the University of Louisville and the University of Kentucky law school. He’s never lost a general election and has spent 30 years in the Senate scaling Republican leadership ranks.
With wins in Arkansas, Colorado, Iowa, Montana, North Carolina, South Dakota and West Virginia Tuesday Republicans will take control of the U.S. Senate for the first time since 2006.
Big night for GOP in Arkansas as Republican Asa Hutchinson wins governor’s race.
Gov. Chris Christie’s appearance at the NAACP’s annual state conference has drawn mixed reviews.
Democratic candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes has recaptured the lead over Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell in Kentucky’s U.S. Senate race.
The U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate have reported for full, 5-day work weeks 258 times – or 13.5 percent of the 1,917 weeks Congress has been in session since Jan. 1, 1978.
Decision expected to make it more difficult for Republican Pat Roberts to win a 4th term