The office of D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine filed suit against U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, alleging that the agency has failed to properly respond to requests for information about raids carried out earlier this year in predominantly Latino communities in the District.
The Virginia lawmaker echoed the criticism of other Democrats, who say President Trump hasn’t done enough to put pressure on the Saudi government to take responsibility for what happened.
President Donald Trump was more deeply involved than the White House has indicated in a decision to keep the FBI headquarters in D.C., according to new documents released Thursday by Democratic members of a House oversight panel.
The well-traveled Stanley Cup made its way to Capitol Hill, where fans decked out in team apparel lined the halls of the Rayburn Building to get their turn with the championship prize won by the Washington Capitals this summer.
U.S. Sen. Chris Van Hollen, from Maryland, believes the state’s voters can expect their votes to be properly counted. One analyst agrees generally, but says absentee ballots are a big exception.
Advocacy groups have raised concerns about new protest fees being used to recover the costs of demonstrations on the National Mall, but the National Park Service says the idea is only in the earliest stages of being considered.
Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen sought to assure a Senate panel on Wednesday that her agency is doing all it can to protect voting systems against hacking and cyber threats ahead of the midterm elections.
Days after the bruising Kavanaugh confirmation fight ended, lawmakers on both sides of the aisle seemed to be in general agreement that the U.N. ambassador has done a solid job of representing U.S. interests.
Even if the FBI quickly wraps up, the Senate’s procedural process would need to start up within the next couple of days for a final vote to come by the end of the week.
With Washington in turmoil over a U.S. Supreme Court nominee who suddenly finds his Senate confirmation in trouble after allegations of sexual misconduct, D.C. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton sees a version of history repeating itself.
“We are still (awaiting a visit) from President Trump. He never visited the Virgin Islands,” Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett said, adding that there’s been a lack of media coverage more than a year after two Category 5 hurricanes pounded the tiny tropical islands.
Nearly a year after Hurricane Maria barreled across the Caribbean and devastated Puerto Rico, the island has become the focal point of a stormy political debate involving Congress and the White House over how the Trump Administration responded to the disaster.
FEMA Administrator Brock Long and the Department of Homeland Security rejected a Democratic senator’s claim that nearly $10 million was diverted from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
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