Kamala Harris made history on Wednesday when she was sworn in as Joe Biden’s vice president, becoming the first woman, the first Black American and the first Asian American to hold the second highest U.S. office.
On Thursday, US President Donald Trump expressed displeasure that his Secretary of State had not yet released some emails related to former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. A day later, Pompeo vowed to release them.
U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar entered the 2020 presidential race on Sunday.
With little time remaining, congressional negotiators on U.S. border security funding have not settled the hot-button issues they hope to resolve.
Senior Trump administration officials and Democratic congressional staffers failed on Saturday to break a deadlock over a proposed border wall.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and other senior Trump administration officials met on Saturday with Democratic congressional staffers.
Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives will introduce legislation later this week to fund the Department of Homeland Security.
President Donald Trump and top Democrats in Congress sparred over the partial shutdown of the U.S. government on Monday.
US govt partially shuts as Congress, Trump fail to reach deal.
U.S. government was headed for a partial shutdown unless Trump and Congress cut a deal in their long-running battle over Trump's demand for a border wall.
Nancy Pelosi, a mainstay of American politics for nearly two decades, was nominated by her fellow Democrats to be the speaker of the House of Representatives.
Donald Trump warned on Thursday there could be a government shutdown next month over security on the border with Mexico.
An angry Donald Trump is preparing a reshuffle at the White House -- reportedly fueled by fallings out between his wife and senior staff .
A House with a democratic majority has been assured, and is prepared to unload what is called “Subpoena cannon” on President Trump.
President Donald Trump forced out his attorney general on Wednesday and threatened to fight back if Democrats use their new majority in the U.S. House of Representatives to launch investigations into his administration and finances.
Congressional Democrats on Friday asked the White House for more information about planning for a new FBI headquarters.
Another suspected bomb was found in New York City on Thursday morning as a manhunt was under way for a serial bomber targeting high-profile Democrats and CNN, less than two weeks ahead of elections that could alter the U.S. political landscape.
Police have intercepted suspected bombs mailed to former U.S. President Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton and other high-profile Democrats, as well as to CNN.
Pop star Taylor Swift is not really known for making political statements, but the "Bad Blood" singer is no longer holding back ahead of the midterm elections in November.
Democratic U.S. senators expressed concern on Sunday over reports the White House was working with Republicans to narrow the scope of an FBI investigation.