Senator Orrin Hatch is responding to those who pointed out that he appeared to remove a pair of invisible glasses during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing this week.
To be honored are U.S. Capitol Police Special Agents David Bailey and Crystal Griner, and Alexandria police officers Nicole Battaglia, Alexander Jensen and Kevin Jobe.
U.S. Rep.-elect Greg Gianforte of Montana will plead guilty to assaulting a reporter the day before being elected the state’s only congressman last month, a prosecutor said Friday.
At least 40 protesters commandeered the office of Democratic Sen. Charles Schumer, who represents New York and is expected to be elected Senate minority leader.
A new study shows a minority of social media users acknowledge changing their minds about a candidate or political issue because of what they see or hear online.
A Democratic lawmaker from Maryland says one way to keep President-elect Donald Trump from wielding too much power is by working across the aisle in Congress and for legislators to take on tough issues themselves.
The longest-serving woman in the history of Congress stuck to tradition on Wednesday enjoying a post-election breakfast at a Fell’s Point eatery near her office where she passed the torch, literally, to her successor, Chris Van Hollen.
Here are unofficial Virginia election results for Nov. 8, 2016 including the 10th District House race, the Fairfax County meals tax referendum and a county-by-county breakdown of the presidential election.
See live presidential election results as the returns come in across the country Tuesday night.
U.S. Rep. Barbara Comstock survived a difficult campaign challenge from Democrat LuAnn Bennett to secure a second term representing Virginia’s 10th District on Tuesday. See other Virginia results, including the Fairfax County meals tax and bond issues.
Maryland voters gave wins to Democrats running for U.S. House and Senate seats on Tuesday.
Here are unofficial Maryland election results for Nov. 8, 2016 including the U.S. Senate race, U.S. House races, local ballot referendums and a county-by-county breakdown of the presidential election.
Here are unofficial D.C. election results for Nov. 8, 2016 including the the statehood referendum and several District Council races plus results of the residential election.
Democrat Eleanor Holmes Norton has been elected to her 14th term as the District of Columbia’s delegate to Congress.
Check out photo highlights as the ballots are counted and the results roll in.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.