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WASHINGTON (AP) — Three of the Democratic state lawmakers who fled Texas to stymie a Republican-backed effort to impose broad new voting restrictions have tested positive for COVID-19 and are quarantined, the Texas House's Democratic Caucus director said Saturday.

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Alabama Senate candidate Mo Brooks took some degree of delight Saturday in the fact that three Democratic Texas lawmakers who had traveled to Washington in a political fight with Republicans tested positive for COVID-19 over the weekend. Brooks, a Republican congressman from Huntsville, shared his thoughts on Twitter. He suggested the legislators tested positive for the virus as a result of ...

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer is pressuring lawmakers to reach agreement by next week on a pair of massive domestic spending measures, signaling Democrats’ desire to push ahead aggressively on President Joe Biden’s multitrillion-dollar agenda.

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Democrats who hurriedly took off to Washington to block sweeping new election laws urged Congress on Tuesday to quickly pass legislation protecting voting rights, while Republican Gov. Greg Abbott threatened them with arrest the moment they return.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Emerging from a private meeting at the White House, Sen. Bernie Sanders said Monday that he and President Joe Biden are on the same page as Democrats draft a “transformative” infrastructure package unleashing more than $3.5 trillion in domestic investments on par with the New Deal of the 1930s.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The House voted Tuesday to approve a bill that would remove from the Capitol a bust of Roger Taney, the U.S. chief justice best known for an infamous pro-slavery decision, as well as statues of Jefferson Davis and others who served in the Confederacy.

The United States Congress will award the Congressional Gold Medal to law enforcement agencies that protected the capitol during the Jan. 6 riot.

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A report of gun violence that aired on CBS’s 60 Minutes Sunday included an interview with a man who said his child wanted him to pack a milita…

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Alabama’s prison system has been slow-motion train wreck for years with lawmakers doing little to nothing to address a situation continued to …

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Surely there has been much concerned discussion among parents of school-age children and education professionals about the potentially detrime…

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Like legislative officials in some other states, Alabama lawmakers didn’t let the legislative session end without approving voting restriction…

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