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Senate passes sexual harassment bill after months of dispute, and taxpayers will no longer foot the bill to settle harassment claims against members o...

Sen. Roy Blunt said in a statement the bill "sends a clear message that harassment in any form will not be tolerated by the Congress."

From Queen Elizabeth to the former head of the Soviet Union, here are 7 moving tributes to the life of George HW Bush

Political adversaries, allies, and international leaders all lent their praise to the life and legacy of George H.W. Bush.

Republicans are scrambling to save some of Trump’s biggest campaign promises before Democrats take over Congress

Congressional Republicans are running out of time to pass Trump-supported legislation before next Congress convenes.

The criminal-justice reform bill Trump just backed might already be in jeopardy — here are some of the GOPers who have come out against it

The criminal-justice reform bill that President Donald Trump backed on Wednesday has already caused a schism among Senate Republicans.
U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) speaks to members of the media after a meeting in the office of Senate Majority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) September 28, 2018 at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC.

Jeff Flake threatens to block Trump’s judicial nominees until Senate votes on bill to protect Mueller

"Our president has been so incurious that at times over the past two years, he's been eager to accept Putin's denials at face value," Flake said.
Sen. Mitch McConnell on Friday said he does not believe special counsel Robert Mueller is threatened by the ousting of Attorney General Jeff Sessions.

McConnell rejects vote on bill to protect Mueller, says special counsel is ‘not under threat’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Friday suggested he would not allow a floor vote on legislation to protect the special counsel Robert Mueller.
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The GOP’s Senate triumph means Trump can continue the work on ‘the single most important legacy’ of his presidency

Senate Republicans will be able to confirm dozens of Trump's judicial nominees after Tuesday's midterm election wins, reshaping the US court system.

The midterm elections cemented Obamacare’s legacy and showed Democrats can actually win on healthcare

Democrats in the House ran and won on healthcare, cementing the legacy of Obamacare and ensuring that the law will not be repealed anytime soon.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell will now be able to tighten his grip on the upper chamber.

Republicans projected to hold on to majority control of the Senate

The Republican-controlled Senate can keep confirming judicial nominees at a breakneck speed.
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Americans hate Republicans’ idea to cut Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security to bring down the soaring deficit. And they have another idea th...

Americans would rather deal with the federal deficit by reversing the GOP tax law instead of cutting entitlements like Medicare and Social Security.