Nearly 80 percent of Republicans support expanding background checks on guns.
Some Democrats feel pressure to deliver what could be politically unpopular votes.
Republicans say the Obama administration is about to leapfrog Congress.
She said the liberal senator's views on Wall Street are "not the consensus in our party.”
The Speaker raised his rhetoric before a Senate budget showdown.
It's part of a partisan fight over the defense authorization bill.
The opposition comes hours before the House takes up the bill on the floor.
Seventy-one percent of Americans say there is some risk the wrong person will be executed.
A more comprehensive civil rights bill will be introduced later this spring.
Sen. Ron Johnson (Wis.) is up for reelection this cycle, but he says he’s not changing.
Annette Taddeo is in D.C. meeting with top Dems about challenging Rep. Carlos Curbelo (R).
Democrats already have newfound opportunities to cut into the GOP’s majority.
OPINION | The senator is wrong on the policy and the politics of the Iran deal.
He is counting on House Democrats to be his last line of defense.
OPINION | The last eight years has pushed the Democratic Party sharply to the left.
OPINION | The president’s defamation of Democrats over trade was destructive to his Party.
OPINION | Things don’t look so good for Republicans next year.
Democrats say they're whipping against the bill for the first time.
Chris Murphy said Dems are not "wildly optimistic" that McConnell will schedule a vote.
A closer look at the historical record may give Democrats reason for hope.
Clues about Clinton’s policy platform are likely to emerge soon.
PHILADELPHIA – The president urged Democrats not to give up the fight for the middle class.
Democrats are seizing on mandatory paid leave as their next big pocketbook issue.
OPINION | It’s the very definition of the door hitting them on the way out.