Matthew McConaughey says he won't run for Texas governor
Actor Matthew McConaughey says he won't run for Texas governor after toying with the idea of running for public office for the past two years.
Former Pentagon chief Mark Esper sues to publish material in memoir
Esper and Trump were sharply divided over the use of the military during civil unrest in June 2020 following the killing of George Floyd.
Congress faces jampacked end to 2021
Lawmakers are back this week to weigh plans to fund the government, authorize military spending, extend the debt limit and pass Biden's Build Back...
How holiday travel bursts our bubbles
We increasingly live near people who share our views, but the fates of red and blue America are more tightly intertwined than either side wants to...
Republicans target Biden, Democrats over inflation. What would they do about it?
Inflation is partially influenced by the global supply chain crisis, shifting consumer behavior and an influx of pandemic relief spending approved...
Republican Representative Lauren Boebert under fire
Republican Representative Lauren Boebert from Colorado is getting push back for comments she made on video about Representative Ilhan Omar. She...
'Game of chicken': Debt ceiling standoff threatens state spending
Experts say a debt default would disrupt state spending plans and threaten social programs that affect millions of Americans.
Laser-focused on 2020, Trump seeks a Michigan Legislature that could help him in 2024
Trump has endorsed seven candidates for state House or Senate seats who have made election administration and investigating last year’s vote...
Aggressive gerrymandering may make elections far less competitive, experts say
Redistricting has become a partisan deathmatch as lawmakers in both parties seek political advantages in many states.
U.S. to restrict travel from South Africa, seven other nations amid new Covid variant
The new strain, classified by the WHO as a "variant of concern," is blamed for a surge of cases in South Africa and has sparked fears over its high...
Rep. Boebert apologizes after making anti-Muslim remarks against Democratic colleague
Rep. Lauren Boebert, R-Colo., apologized after video surfaced of her making anti-Muslim remarks about her colleague Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn. NBC...
Biden administration seeks to raise the price to drill for oil and gas on public lands
The royalty rate of 12.5 percent has been in place since 1920.