The country has been rocked by a series of mass shootings. There is pressure for President Trump and Republicans lawmakers to make gun control a priority. The issue would be moot, however, if Trump's..
President Donald Trump said on Thursday he supports meaningful background checks for gun buyers, but he told reporters that those responsible for recent mass shootings were mentally ill and the United..
Rep. Steve King is again facing calls to resign after he wondered aloud in Iowa on Wednesday, if humanity would exist without rape or incest. He made the comments in defense of his proposed legislation..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A call by Florida Democrats to convene a special session on guns got little traction among Republicans, even as Parkland shooting survivors on Wednesday renewed their pleas.. Seattle Times - Published
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Democrats vowed last year to make Republican Sen. Susan Collins pay for her vote confirming Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. Republicans declared they would have her back... Seattle Times - Published
Failed Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton will host a pricey fundraising event at her Washington, D.C., mansion as her party struggles to match the quick pace of Republicans' fundraising.. FOXNews.com - Published
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., said on Monday that she was "still angry" about her uncles voting for Trump but touted the relationship as evidence that she understood how Trump Republicans saw the.. FOXNews.com - Published
People are hotly divided about many gun restrictions — but not on extreme risk protection orders. They allow police to temporarily take guns from people seen to be a risk to themselves or others. NPR - Published
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Democrats still shaken by the 2010 tea party wave that netted Republicans six governors’ offices, flipped 21 statehouse chambers and drove nearly 700 Democratic state.. Seattle Times - Published
· Representatives from as many as a dozen states met with DoJ officials to discuss a multi-state effort to investigate big tech companies like Facebook and Google.
· The states may announce their.. Business Insider - Published
Conservative pundit Ben Shapiro claimed Monday not to know a single major Republican figure who said President Barack Obama was not the legitimate president of the US, somehow disregarding the most.. Mediaite - Published
Because of high taxes and "the state is being run by liberal progressive Democrats," many Republicans are leaving California, but the party remains in play, according to Republican National Committee.. Newsmax - Published
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — U.S. Sen. Mitt Romney says he believes climate change is happening and human activity is a significant contributor. He acknowledged in a speech Monday in Utah that the position.. Seattle Times - Published
In the wake of mass shootings, once-steady suburban voters concerned for their children's safety are calling for Republicans to pass stricter gun laws. Christian Science Monitor - Published Also reported by •Newsmax •Seattle Times
In an interview with The Guardian over the weekend, soccer star Megan Rapinoe, known for her vocal opposition to the president, revealed that her dad is a supporter of President Donald Trump. Rapinoe.. Mediaite - Published
Onetime Trump administration official, now leading critic in the liberal media outlets like CNN and MSNBC, Anthony Scaramucci is calling for the left to "create an off ramp" for Republicans to break.. Newsmax - Published
A leaked memo of gun violence talking points shows House Republicans instructing members to claim that the El Paso shooting suspect whose manifesto echoed President Donald Trump's anti-immigrant.. Mediaite - Published
Bloomberg News national political reporter Sahil Kapur joins "CBS This Morning Saturday" to discuss gun control, fears of another economic recession, and how Republicans and Democrats are shifting.. CBS News - Published
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Tony Evers issued an executive order Friday creating a new office to help his administration achieve his goal of 100% carbon-free electricity in Wisconsin by 2050 after.. Seattle Times - Published
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Even though U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has declared a Senate run to be “off the table” next year, many fellow Republicans in Washington and his home state of Kansas.. Seattle Times - Published