Full story - May 21, 2018
An empty speaker's lectern is seen in the rain outside the US Capitol in Washington, October 10, 2013.
New disclosures detail megadonors’ contributions to the 2018 spate of primaries.
Full story - May 14, 2018
FILE PHOTO: A voter peels off an "I Voted" sticker after voting in North Carolina's U.S. presidential primary election at Sharon Presbyterian Church in Charlotte, North Carolina, U.S. on March 15, 2016. REUTERS/Chris Keane/File Photo
How will the Federal Election Commission apply the new decision?
Full story - May 09, 2018
The building of the US Supreme Court is seen in Washington, DC, June 26, 2017. A recent study shows that three-forths of respondents back a constitutional amendment outlawing the Citizens United decision.
But the odds of such a change happening? Next to nothing.
Full story - May 07, 2018
A worker at the Savannah River Site in South Carolina uses a glovebox to handle hazardous materials. The Savannah River Site is one of the locations the Trump administration is considering to host a ramp-up in nuclear warhead production.
The Department of Energy is scheduled to decide within days where plutonium parts for the next generation of nuclear weapons are to be made, but recent internal government reports indicate serious and persistent safety issues plague both of the two candidate sites: Los Alamos and Savannah River.
Full story - May 03, 2018
A combination photo shows adult film actress Stephanie Clifford, also known as Stormy Daniels, speaking in New York City, and US President Donald Trump speaking in Washington, Michigan, on April 16, 2018, and April 28, 2018, respectively.
The president and his representatives have offered sometimes contradictory narratives about the payments, what the president knew and when and the circumstances surrounding them.
Full story - April 30, 2018
FEC
Commissioners’ terms expired long ago, but Trump and Congress won’t replace them
Full story - April 23, 2018
Brian Endlein (C), of the US Army Reserve 78th Army Band, leads the band in marching during the annual New York City Veterans Day Parade in New York, Nov. 11, 2017.
Put Vets First! PAC and sister charities spend most of their money on telemarketing, leader’s salary
Full story - April 18, 2018
US Army Reserve color guard soldiers carry the colors on Fifth Avenue during the annual New York City Veterans Day Parade in New York, Nov. 11, 2017.
New disclosures show embattled group’s leader continues to draw a large salary.
Full story - March 23, 2018
Tom Steyer speaks during the "People's State of the Union" event one day ahead of President Trump's State of The Union Speech to Congress, in Manhattan, New York, Jan. 29, 2018. Darren Ornitz/Reuters
The liberal financier says substance and style differentiate him from Koch brothers.
Full story - March 08, 2018
Volunteers for BlackPAC work to mobilize voters ahead of the November 2017 election in Virginia.
BlackPAC eyes 2018 midterms after starring in Alabama’s special Senate election.

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