Articles Tagged 'Democrats'
Tempers flare as Nevada lawmakers advance plan to expand gun background checks
To Democrats, Senate Bill 143 is a long-overdue life saver. To Republicans, it’s little more than a gun grab.
That was the takeaway on Tuesday…
Assault weapons ban push tests Dem support
Liberal Democrats are pushing legislation to ban assault weapons, hoping to flex their muscles with the new House majority to revive the controversial prohibition on…
Trump will call for unity in the State of the Union, but he faces skepticism from all angles
The White House says President Donald Trump will call for optimism and unity in his State of the Union address, using the moment to attempt…
Donald Trump: Democrats ‘Becoming Party of Late-Term Abortion’
“Democrats are becoming the Party of late-term abortion, high taxes, Open Borders and Crime!” he wrote on Twitter.
The president reacted to comments from Virginia…
Dems give themselves some wiggle room in border talks
Democrats are giving themselves some room for movement in bipartisan congressional negotiations over border security funding.
Less than a week after the shutdown ended, House…
Some Dems float idea of primary challenge for Ocasio-Cortez
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) has infuriated colleagues by aligning with a progressive outside group that’s threatening to primary entrenched Democrats. Now some of those lawmakers…
GOP seeks to chip away at Dem unity with shutdown votes
All eyes will be on the Senate on Thursday as Republicans seek to chip away at Democratic unity in the high-stakes shutdown over the longest…
Trump: ‘No cave’ on wall demands
President Trump on Tuesday reiterated he would not budge on his demand to fund a wall along the southern border, dimming prospects for an imminent…
Graham angers Dems by digging into Clinton, Obama controversies
New tensions are flaring on the Senate Judiciary Committee over plans by newly minted Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) to dig into Obama-era scandals.
MLK holiday offers stage for Democratic hopefuls
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — As Americans commemorate Martin Luther King Jr., Democratic presidential hopefuls are fanning out across the country to honor the civil rights…