AP Exclusive: Birmingham mayor backing Biden for…

In an exclusive interview with The Associated Press, Birmingham, Alabama, Mayor Randall Woodfin says he is backing Joe Biden for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination

Lawmakers Call For FBI Surveillance Reform After…

The report criticizes the FBI's standards.

Democratic Congressman Expected To Switch Parties

Rep. Jeff Van Drew has reportedly begun telling colleagues about his decision to switch to the Republican Party.

2020 Watch: Can Warren change the narrative?

Democratic presidential candidates who gather to debate in Los Angeles on Thursday will have extra competition for attention

Democratic Candidates Threaten To Skip Debate…

​All qualifying Democratic presidential candidates will skip the upcoming Democratic debate if a labor dispute at Loyola Marymount isn't resolved.

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Supreme Court Will Hear Trump's Tax Returns Cases

The high court will weigh in on whether President Trump can keep his tax returns and other financial information private despite multiple subpoenas.

AP Exclusive: Thousands of Ohio absentee…

An Associated Press review has found that thousands of Ohio voters were held up or stymied in their efforts to get absentee ballots by mail last year because of a missing or mismatched signature on their ballot application

Trump's Executive Order On Anti-Semitism Draws…

The order aims to curb anti-Semitism on college campuses, but some civic groups wonder whether it could stifle speech critical of Israel.

Upcoming Democratic Debate Will Have Fewer Voices…

The stage for the December Democratic debate will look a lot less diverse than previous events. That development could give pause to some voters.

House vote, and on to the Senate: What's next in…

House leaders are preparing for the final impeachment vote just as lawmakers are about to leave for the holiday break

Michael Bloomberg Unveils Plan To Reduce Carbon…

Democratic presidential hopeful Michael Bloomberg ​said this is the first of several plans with the goal of slashing emissions by 50% in 10 years.

Lawmakers Attack DeVos Over Actions On Student…

Education Secretary Betsy Ross faced pointed questions over whether she is disrupting loan relief for students defrauded by for-profit colleges.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's selective facts on Ukraine…

An AP Fact Check takes a look at some of President Donald Trump's heated rhetoric as near-certain impeachment closes in on him

Judiciary Democrats Send Impeachment To House…

The House Judiciary Committee passed articles of impeachment against President Trump after more than 14 hours worth of debate Thursday.

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Requested Emails On Withheld Ukraine Aid Almost…

The Center for Public Integrity sought records of conversations between two government officials reacting to the withholding of aid from Ukraine.

Turbulence shakes Democrats going into final…

A deepening sense of volatility is settling over the Democratic Party's presidential primary election on the eve of the sixth and final debate of 2019

Judge Rules South Carolina GOP Can Cancel 2020…

Several other states have also canceled Republican primaries and caucuses next year.

Lev Parnas' Attorney To Fight U.S. Prosecutors…

Attorney Joseph Bondy tells Newsy that he plans to file a response to prosecutors' request for his client, Lev Parnas, to be jailed pending trial.

Five aides to party-switching House lawmaker…

Five aides to a House Democrat who plans to switch and become a Republican say they are resigning

What Did Bloomberg Do To Help Reduce Crime In New…

Michael Bloomberg is using his past as New York City's mayor to demonstrate he knows how to tackle criminal justice issues in the U.S.

N. Korea Accuses U.S. Of Provocation After…

North Korea says the U.S.'s comments spurred the country to "make a definite decision on which way to choose" ahead of a year-end deadline.

China's Xi: Hong Kong had its 'grimmest' year…

Chinese President Xi Jinping has said Hong Kong has faced its "grimmest and most complex year” since the former British colony was returned to China, before reiterating his support for the semi-autonomous city's leader

House Passes Citizenship Bill For Farmworkers

The House bill looks to meet the needs of employers and of those wanting to work in the industry in the U.S.

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Prosecutors Want Lev Parnas' Bail To Be Revoked

Federal prosecutors say Parnas made false or misleading statements to the government about his finances.

Judiciary Committee Debates Articles Of…

Every member of the House Judiciary Committee was able to give an opening statement Wednesday evening.