Senators Reviewing FBI's Report On Supreme Court Nominee Brett KavanaughSenators are reviewing the supplemental FBI background file for Brett Kavanaugh, which could determine the fate of embattled Supreme Court nominee.
Time Running Out In Effort To Cut Number Of State LawmakersA proposal to shrink the number of Pennsylvania state lawmakers that's kicked around the Capitol for years may not be dead, but it's on life support.
'There Is Hope': Pittsburgh Action Against Rape Hopes Kavanaugh Hearings Will Help Victims To Come ForwardRegardless of how you feel about the she said-he said Kavanaugh hearing, Pittsburgh Action Against Rape is certain it is going to have an impact on local victims of sexual assault.
Kavanaugh, Ford Give Emotional Testimony In Front Of Senate Judiciary CommitteeGOP senators say the Senate Judiciary Committee to vote Friday morning on Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court after a day of testimony from him and his accuser, Dr. Christine Blasey Ford.
Congress Takes Aim At Shrinking Seats, Legroom On AirplanesThe Federal Aviation Administration would be required to set new minimum requirements for seats on airplanes under legislation to be considered in the House this week, possibly giving passengers a break from ever-shrinking legroom and cramped quarters.
Brett Kavanaugh, Christine Blasey Ford To Testify On Assault Allegations At Public HearingThe Senate Judiciary Committee has scheduled a public hearing on the allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh for next Monday, a congressional source tells CNN.
Convicted Coal Executive Starts Third-Party Ballot Petition Drive In W.Va.A petition drive has started to place convicted former coal executive Don Blankenship on the West Virginia general election ballot in the U.S. Senate race as the Constitution Party's nominee.
Senate Intel Panel Agrees Russia Intervened In 2016 Presidential ElectionThe Senate intelligence committee says it agrees with a 2017 assessment by intelligence agencies that Russia intervened in the presidential election earlier to hurt the candidacy of Democrat Hillary Clinton and to help Donald Trump.
Staunch Trump Supporter Barletta Wins GOP Nomination To Take On Sen. CaseyFour-term U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, a staunch Trump supporter, has won the GOP nomination for U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania.
Senate Approves $1.3 Trillion Spending BillCongress has approved a $1.3 trillion measure bestowing hefty increases on military and domestic programs. It gives President Donald Trump just a nibble of the money he's wanted to build his wall with Mexico.
Senate OKs Bill To Toughen Gun Laws In Domestic Abuse CasesThe Pennsylvania Senate is giving unanimous approval to a bill to force people with a domestic violence ruling against them to more quickly forfeit their firearms.
Trump Signs Budget Deal, Ending Government ShutdownThe House has narrowly passed a sweeping bipartisan budget accord, ending an hours-long government shutdown.
Senate Vote Scheduled For Monday To End ShutdownThe Senate is scheduled to vote Monday to re-open the government.
Acrimony Deepens After Government Shutdown's First DayDay one of the government shutdown ended with recriminations between the parties deepening and no sign of progress towards ending the impasse.
U.S. Government Shuts Down As Democrats, Republicans Point Finger At Each OtherThe federal government shut down at the stroke of midnight Friday, halting all but the most essential operations and marring the one-year anniversary of President Donald Trump’s inauguration in a striking display of Washington dysfunction.