WASHINGTON (AP) — The senators who spent months stitching together a nearly $1 trillion infrastructure package are now trying to sell it to the American people before a key vote expected this week that would push a long recognized national priority much closer to the finish line, after years of talk.
WASHINGTON — Republican politicians are under increasing pressure to speak out to persuade COVID-19 vaccine skeptics to roll up their sleeves and take the shots as a new, more contagious variant sends caseloads soaring. But after months of ignoring — and, in some cases, stoking — misinformation about the virus, experts warn it may be too late to change the minds of many who are refusing.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell implored unvaccinated Americans Tuesday to take the COVID-19 shot, issuing a stark and grave warning of a repeat of last year's rising caseloads and shutdowns if people refuse to protect themselves from the coronavirus.
They had their chance
It’s not a mystery
When to move on
Kill the filibuster
WASHINGTON — Congressional Democrats (and citizens, too) have a lot to learn from this week’s tale of two Washingtons.
Republicans are now lining up against the bipartisan investigation, instead siding with former President Donald Trump.
SAN DIEGO — The most delicate relationship in the universe of human interactions is the one between employers and workers.
Public spiritedness, it seems to me, is a measure of how much one actually loves others as much as one loves oneself.
President Joe Biden responded on Wednesday to Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's comment that "100%" of his focus is "on stopping this n…
Mitch McConnell suggested that big corporations should stay out of politics, but keep handing over campaign donations. Meanwhile, the Democrats lambasted the right for donations of dark money while they benefitted the most from dark money in 2020. When the system is in disarray, but it benefits both sides, is it possible to change it?