Government and Politics

Published on February 4, 2023 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Appearing before a federal judge after pleading guilty to a felony charge in the deadly Capitol riot, former West Virginia...
Published on January 30, 2023 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) -- House Speaker Kevin McCarthy said Sunday he is looking forward to discussing with President Joe Biden a "reasonable and...
Published on January 27, 2023 - Page 10
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Joe Biden on Thursday honored 18 people killed in two California mass shootings. "Our prayers are with the people of...
Published on January 22, 2023 - Page 3
BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- Twenty-two regional and national news organizations formed a coalition to ask a judge to narrow a gag order in the case against...
Published on January 21, 2023 - Page 5
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Search for the word "climate" on Twitter and the first automatic recommendation is "climate scam." Clicking on the recommendation...
Published on January 21, 2023 - Page 10
CAPITOLA, Calif. (AP) -- President Joe Biden walked along the splintered boardwalk of this picture-postcard California beach town Thursday and heard...
Published on January 21, 2023 - Page 10
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- The executive director of former United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley's issues advocacy group is leaving to help run similar...
Published on January 16, 2023 - Page 8
and AAMER MADHANI Associated Press Writers WASHINGTON -- On Sunday, House Republicans demanded the White House turn over all information related to...
Published on January 15, 2023 - Page 3
HARRISBURG (AP) -- Pennsylvania's public safety agencies will be led by long-serving state employees who have risen through the ranks, incoming...
Published on January 13, 2023 - Page 2
KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russia said Thursday its forces are edging closer to capturing a salt-mining town in eastern Ukraine. The victory for the...
Published on January 12, 2023 - Page 10
HARRISBURG (AP) -- Pennsylvania's state Senate on Wednesday voted to undo an automatic wholesale tax increase on gasoline and diesel that kicks in...
Published on January 10, 2023 - Page 7
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Justice Department is reviewing a batch of potentially classified documents found in the Washington office space of President...
Published on January 8, 2023 - Page 6
WASHINGTON -- It was the extraordinary moment that brought House Republicans to the brink -- and ultimately the moment they found their way back....
Published on January 7, 2023 - Page 2
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republican leader Kevin McCarthy was on the cusp of becoming House speaker late Friday as the chamber convened for a historic 14th...
Published on January 6, 2023 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG -- Assistant District Attorney Daniel Lynn announced Thursday he'll enter the race for Columbia County District Attorney this spring. Lynn...
Published on January 6, 2023 - Page 2
WASHINGTON (AP) -- For a third day, divided Republicans kept the speaker's chair of the U.S. House sitting empty Thursday, as party leader Kevin...
Published on January 6, 2023 - Page 8
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Joe Biden said Thursday the U.S. would immediately begin turning away Cubans, Haitians and Nicaraguans who cross the...
Published on January 5, 2023 - Page 2
WASHINGTON (AP) -- House Republicans flailed through a long second day of fruitless balloting Wednesday, unable to either elect their leader Kevin...
Published on January 4, 2023 - Page 2
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Failing to elect party leader Kevin McCarthy as the new speaker of the House, Republicans adjourned in disarray Tuesday night,...
Published on January 4, 2023 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) -- When Washington Sen. Patty Murray was elected to the Senate in 1992, she says, male senators treated her with some trepidation....
Published on January 4, 2023 - Page 8
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The former chairman of the Wisconsin Republican Party said Republican Sen. Ron Johnson spoke to him weeks before Joe Biden...
Published on January 4, 2023 - Page 8
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The House Jan. 6 committee is shut down, having completed a whirlwind 18-month investigation of the 2021 Capitol insurrection and...
Published on January 3, 2023 - Page 5
NEW YORK (AP) -- Both political parties are opening the new year confronting critical questions about the people and policies they want to embrace as...
Published on December 26, 2022 - Page 4
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Illegal border crossings by Cubans and Nicaraguans rose sharply in November while overall migration flows were little changed from...
Published on December 26, 2022 - Page 8
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Three buses of recent migrant families arrived from Texas near the home of Vice President Kamala Harris in record-setting cold on...
Published on December 20, 2022 - Page 5
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The House Jan. 6 committee urged the Justice Department on Monday to bring criminal charges against former President Donald Trump...
Published on December 17, 2022 - Page 8
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The House panel investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol is considering recommending the Justice Department pursue...
Published on December 4, 2022 - Page 8
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A watchdog investigation initiated after the tax returns of two former FBI directors were subjected to intensive audits during the...
Published on November 29, 2022 - Page 14
HARRISBURG -- When John Fetterman goes to Washington in January as one of the Senate's new members, he'll bring along an irreverent style from...
Published on November 27, 2022 - Page 5
NEW YORK -- A week after former President Donald Trump launched his third run for the Republican nomination, he dined with a Holocaust-denying White...