Political

(Washington, DC) -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is upset with the Republican majority for deciding to adjourn the legislative body at the close of business Thursday. The California Democrat says House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, also of California, decided to adjourn...
(Kansas City, KS) -- The Kansas Supreme Court says a Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate must be removed from November's election ballot. Chad Taylor withdrew from the election over two weeks ago but the Republican Secretary of State Kris Kobach kept his name on the ballot...
(Washington, DC) -- Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is thanking the U.S. for ongoing support in his country's struggle against Russia. Addressing a joint meeting of the U.S. Congress this morning, he praised America for its stand of unity and solidarity with Ukraine...
(Washington, DC) -- It's up to the Senate to decide if the U.S. will arm moderate rebels in Syria in an effort to drive out murderous ISIS militants. National Correspondent Joe Gomez says the House passed a measure with bipartisan support yesterday. Those voting against the bill...
(Washington, DC) -- A delay in care did in fact contribute to deaths at the VA Medical Center in Phoenix. Assistant Inspector General John Daigh made that assertion yesterday during a heated exchange with members of the House Veterans Affairs Committee. Republicans accused the...
(Washington, DC) -- Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko is in Washington today where he'll pitch both President Obama and Congress to help his country combat what Poroshenko calls Russian aggression. Poroshenko will meet with Obama before speaking to a joint session of Congress...
(Washington, DC) -- U.S. Senator John Cornyn is in favor of sending group troops to Iraq. The Texas Republican told reporters yesterday it was wrong to tell enemies of the U.S. what they were going to do, and would prefer public statements be ambiguous. He also says President...
(Charleston, SC) -- There was plenty of praise from New Jersey Governor Chris Christie as he came through Charleston Tuesday to support South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley's re-election campaign. Christie is considering a 2016 run for the White House and thinks a Christie-Haley...
A measure to train and arm up to five-thousand Syrian rebels will soon be on its way to the Senate after clearing the House. The 500-million dollar measure aims to equip moderate Syrian rebels to help combat the growing ISIS threat. Texas Republican Mike McCaul voted yes...