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Bernie Sanders leads liberals’ fight against Puerto Rico rescue bill

Bernie Sanders and an influential group of unions are opposing the rescue bill that could see a House vote in June.

House GOP Conference chair backs Trump, isolating Paul Ryan

The highest-ranking women in House GOP says she cast an absentee ballot for Trump, however grudgingly.

Inside Harry Reid’s hands-off approach to Bernie Sanders

The Senate Democratic leader is wary of strong-arming Sanders -- a function of both their unique relationship and political reality.

Democrats’ latest Supreme Court tactic: No recess till confirmation

After months of debate in the Senate, House members look to get involved.

Harry Reid: Nevada unrest is ‘test of leadership’ for Bernie Sanders

The Senate minority leader said he was disturbed by events in his home state.

Ben Rhodes won’t testify to Congress on Iran deal ‘narratives’

White House says testimony would raise ‘significant constitutional concerns rooted in the separation of powers.’

Democrats invoke McCarthyism in latest bid to shut down House fetal-tissue probe

Republicans have driven “an outrageous campaign of misrepresentation and intimidation,” Nancy Pelosi said.

Paul Ryan isn’t yet endorsing Trump, but these nine House chairmen are

The powerful lawmakers’ backing is the latest demonstration of how the GOP establishment is falling in line behind Trump.

Paul Ryan’s dilemma lies in Donald Trump’s hands

Ryan is torn between his conservative principles and his institutional responsibility, with his future as a national leader hanging in the balance.

Republicans brace for outcome of Trump, Ryan meeting

The summit between Ryan and Trump has been cast as an opportunity to soothe tensions between Trump and the GOP establishment.

Ahead of meeting, Ryan under pressure to mend fences with Trump

The Thursday summit will focus on ‘issues of mutual interest,’ Trump campaign says.

Paul Ryan: GOP unity will ‘take more than a week’

We can’t fake it,’ the House speaker says about party unity.

The latest push to confirm Merrick Garland: A 141-page questionnaire

Democrats hope Supreme Court nominee’s submission is prelude to a hearing.

Is Paul Ryan in danger of being ‘Cantored’? Probably not.

Wisconsin businessman Paul Nehlen is attacking Ryan’s right flank, but it may not be all that vulnerable.

GOP Sen. Roy Blunt faces tough post-Trump reality: no seat is safe

Donald Trump has forced Republican lawmakers like Sen. Roy Blunt into verbal contortions.

Mitch McConnell’s Senate is confirming very, very few presidential nominees

A nonpartisan analysis finds the current Senate has confirmed the fewest civilian presidential nominees of any Congress in the past 30 years.

Democrats in frenzy to take advantage of Trump’s Republican ascension

GOP presumptive nominee presents challenges in down-ballot races for House, Senate.

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