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Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is proposing a major overhaul to the way colleges handle complaints of sexual misconduct.
Democrat Stacey Abrams is considering an unprecedented legal challenge in the unresolved Georgia governor’s race that could leave the state’s Supreme Court deciding whether to force another round of voting.
Michelle Obama says she felt anxious before giving her emotional New Hampshire speech two years ago condemning President Donald Trump for bragging about sexually assaulting a woman.
If it was up to most of the Democratic Party, Nancy Pelosi would be the next speaker of the House. But within the ranks of the chamber’s Democratic majority, there’s a small but persistent group trying to topple her.
Gov. Scott Walker says in his first comments to reporters since his election defeat that “We’re not going to retreat. The state of Wisconsin is not going to go backwards.”
Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker has told Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham that special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation will proceed. That’s according to a person familiar with the meeting.
Florida’s bumpy recount election reaches a pivotal point Thursday as most counties across the state complete reviews that could determine the next senator and governor in one of America’s top political battlegrounds.
The Justice Department is defending the White House’s decision to strip CNN reporter Jim Acosta of his press pass, arguing in court that Acosta is guilty of “inappropriate grandstanding.”
President Donald Trump’s administration contends it has “broad discretion” to regulate press access to the White House as it fends off a legal challenge from CNN and other outlets over the revocation of journalist Jim Acosta’s “hard pass.”
Minnesota Democrat Ilhan Omar, set to be one of two new Muslim members of Congress next year, is facing criticism from groups who say she’s reversing her position on Israel.
The Justice Department has issued an internal legal opinion supporting the legality of Matthew Whitaker’s appointment as acting attorney general.
Gov. Scott Walker says he hasn’t spoken with the media since his election defeat out of “decency.”
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