Politics

Hochul extends New York’s 'mask or vax' policy amid court...

Gov. Kathy Hochul said Friday that she’s extending a contentious state policy that requires New Yorkers to wear face coverings in...

Republicans Relish Biden’s Troubles, Eyeing a Takeover...

The president’s woes have delighted Republicans, who have been seeking to rehabilitate themselves in the eyes of voters after the...

GOP states sue to stop Biden’s special program for Central...

Republican attorneys general broadened their legal battle against President Biden’s immigration policies in a new lawsuit announced...

Jan. 6 Committee Subpoenas Fake Trump Electors

The panel demanded information from 14 people who were part of bogus slates of electors for President Donald J. Trump, digging deeper...

Russia Has Troops at Ukraine’s Borders for Large-Scale...

The more than 100,000 Russian troops at Ukraine’s border could move throughout the country, officials said, publicly confirming what...

Opinion | How Biden Can Use the Ocean to Fight Climate...

When world leaders gathered last fall at COP26, it was billed as the “world’s last best chance” to save the planet from the climate...

Jan. 6 investigators subpoena 14 in probe of false pro-Trump...

The Jan. 6 select committee on Friday subpoenaed central players in the GOP effort to submit illegitimate presidential electors in...

Here's what 5 governors have to say on Covid, climate change...

As the Covid-19 pandemic approaches its third year in the United States, governors are forced to grapple with its long-term effects...

House set for vote to give sexual harassment claims a day...

There's real bipartisan momentum toward getting this done.

Lukashenko warns Belarus will go to war if Russia is attacked

Sergei Kuznetsov is a reporter.

Political Theater on an Ohio Debate Stage

The Ohio Senate primary is months away, but candidates are already clamoring for attention. That hunger prompted a debate Thursday...

Opinion | The DOJ Needs to Do Much Better on Corporate...

The disjunction between rhetoric and reality has been a consistent theme of President Joe Biden’s administration — whether it’s the...

Biden admin blocks military aid to Egypt over human rights...

The Biden administration informed Congress that it is further withholding $130 million in military aid from Egypt after the country...

Opinion | Let’s Be Real: The Supreme Court Is Political...

Everybody is two-faced about the Supreme Court. First, they fuss about the court having become a venue for politics. This was the...

Biden has to pick a SCOTUS 'sherpa.' Who — and what — is...

The sherpa will help guide Biden's eventual nominee through the grueling Senate confirmation process.