A GOP-sponsored bill to revise federal student loan programs would shatter the hopes thousands of Connecticut college students, U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney, D-2, and a group of students warned Friday.
Courtney said the ultimate fate of the bill that passed...
Connecticut's presidential primary isn’t until April 26, but M&M Bistro in Hartford invites diners to vote early – with their palates.
Starting on Presidents' Day (Feb. 15,) the restaurant at the Hartford Hilton will serve four specialty burgers inspired...
Democrat Gil Cisneros captured a Republican-held U.S. House seat in Southern California, capping a Democratic rout in which the party picked up six congressional seats in the state.
In what had been the last undecided House contest in California,...
Women's winning streak in this year's elections has extended to statehouses across the country.
More than 2,000 women will serve in state legislatures when those chambers convene for their upcoming sessions, representing roughly a quarter of all state...
GARY FINEOUT, BRENDAN FARRINGTON and KELLI KENNEDY
With time running out, Florida's election recount drama lurched forward Wednesday amid a maelstrom of courtroom arguments, broken machines, allegations of irregularities and President
Many counties have wrapped up their...
Three-term Florida Sen. Bill Nelson, D, has conceded to Gov. Rick Scott, R, in a bitter and drawn-out race to retain his seat after a series of failed legal challenges and underwhelming preliminary results from a manual statewide recount left the...
Amid lingering uncertainty over Georgia's still unsettled race for governor, a state senator on Wednesday tearfully decried her arrest a day earlier during a protest with her constituents as they demanded all votes be counted.
Sen. Nikema Williams, an...
as a tough opponent and asked Georgia voters to unite behind him as the state's new governor Saturday, even as Abrams blamed Kemp for "gross mismanagement" of an election that she acknowledged...
Democrat Gil Cisneros captured a Republican-held U.S. House seat in Southern California on Saturday, capping a Democratic rout in which the party picked up six congressional seats in the state.
In what had been the last undecided House contest in...
Democrats won the majority. Now they just need a speaker of the House.
The standoff over Nancy Pelosi's bid to regain the gavel intensified as Democrats left Washington for the Thanksgiving break in what has turned out to be an unsettling finish to...
A U.S. Senate runoff that was supposed to provide an easy Republican win has turned into an unexpectedly competitive contest, driving Republicans and Democrats to pour in resources and prompting a planned visit by President Trump to boost his party's...
President Donald Trump suggested Saturday he was prepared to shut down the federal government next month if Congress fails to give him the money he wants to build a wall along the U.S. border with Mexico.
"If I was ever going to do a shutdown over border...
First-time candidate Josh Harder defeated four-term Republican U.S. Rep.
Tuesday in California's farm belt, giving
their fourth pickup of a
House seat in California.
Harder, 32, a venture capitalist, had anchored...
In a speech to fellow
in May, U.S. Rep.
issued an ominous warning about the coming election — California
, she said, were "coming for all of us."
She was right.
The congresswoman's stunning defeat Thursday...
Sen. Bill Nelson was left with almost no chance of pulling off a comeback to retain his seat Friday after Florida's two largest counties completed hand recounts that failed to generate the big vote bump the incumbent Democrat needed.
In a year of liberal challenges to President
, an avowed centrist scored the
's biggest coup -- flipping a red state's
won the Arizona Senate seat being vacated by...
In the Nov. 12 Courant, Connecticut GOP Chairman J.R. Romano is quoted as dismissing affluent Fairfield County voters who voted Democratic as "people who can afford to be offended" by President Trump. Allow me to pose a question back to him. Can the...
A Republican U.S. senator from Mississippi is shown in a new video talking about "liberal folks" and making it "just a little more difficult" for them to vote.
A campaign spokeswoman for Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith criticized the video, saying the senator...
Donald Trump won't be president for life. In a little more than two or (heaven help us) six years, he will be gone. But his baleful legacy will live on. He is turning U.S. politics into a Superfund site and the Republican Party into the leading...
rejected an effort Thursday to block $300 million in weapon sales to Bahrain, but there's growing unease in
about the U.S. role supporting the Saudi Arabia-led coalition's military campaign in Yemen.