The Republicans Broke Congress. Democrats Can Fix It.

A roadmap for House Democrats between now and the 2020 election

The 2020 Election Could Come Down to Voter Suppression

What if Trump wins re-election by razor-thin margins in states where Republicans have made it harder to cast a ballot?

A divided Congress means that House Democrats will take more of an investigative posture than a legislative one.

WASHINGTON (AP) — Getting President Donald Trump's tax returns is high on the list of Democratic priorities now that they have won the House. By law, the leaders of tax-writing committees in the House and Senate can obtain tax returns and related information from the Internal Revenue Service. Democrats will control the House panel next year. Yet there's no guarantee that the Trump administration will provide the president's returns. That sets up the possibility of a legal battle over the request that could take years to resolve.

Blue wave or big victory? How the media covered the midterms.

The 2018 midterm results have been used as evidence of America's "cold civil war", with either side able to interpret them as they wish.

Democrats’ House takeover spurs hope for farm bill this year | News & Observer Democrats’ House takeover spurs hope for farm bill this year

Observers say prospects for Congress passing a new five-year farm bill before the end of the year have improved in the wake of this week's midterm elections.

There are six silver linings for Trump in his midterm results

Should President Trump be worried about his chances for re-election in 2020? Not necessarily. This was nowhere near as bad as it could've been for President Trump.

Newly empowered Dems take aim at Trump business conflicts

Beyond trying to get their hands on Donald Trump's tax returns, House Democrats are prepared to use their new majority and subpoena power to go after financial records that could back up their...

Democrat Maxine Waters, poised to become chair of the U.S. House banking committee, told Reuters on Thursday she would like the heads of the country's biggest banks to testify before the panel as she seeks to ramp up regulatory oversight.

Democrats seek emergency hearings on Trump’s ouster of Jeff Sessions Democrats seek emergency hearings on Trump’s ouster of Jeff Sessions

Congressional Democrats demanded emergency hearings to investigate President Donald Trump's ouster of Attorney General Jeff Sessions.

Donald Trump's talk of a historic Senate gain depends on races that remain undecided

President Donald Trump, taking stock of the election results during a White House press conference, downplayed Democrats’ retaking of the House and highlighted GOP gains in the Senate. Republicans flipped at least three Senate seats last night, with races in Arizona and Florida still too close to call (Republicans are ahead in the votes counted). Republicans lost a seat it held in Nevada. In Mississippi, a Republican and Democrat are headed to a Nov. 27 runoff, where the Republican is favored. So, as we write this, Republicans have 51 seats in the Senate and are likely to add one more ...