Jan. 6 committee requests interview with Ivanka Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House committee investigating the U.S. Capitol insurrection is asking Ivanka Trump, daughter of former President Donald Trump, to voluntarily cooperate with its probe.Read More

Voting bill collapses, Democrats unable to change filibuster

WASHINGTON (AP) — Voting legislation that Democrats and civil rights leaders say is vital to protecting democracy collapsed late Wednesday when two senators refused to join theirRead More

Supreme Court allows Jan. 6 committee to get Trump documents

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a rebuff to former President Donald Trump, the Supreme Court is allowing the release of presidential documents sought by the congressionalRead More

In initial 12-6 vote, Florida House supports bill that would ban abortions after 15 weeks

Proposed bills that would ban abortions after 15 weeks in Florida have become the center of a heated debate among state lawmakers.  In an initialRead More

Biden says nation weary from COVID but rising with him in White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden acknowledged Wednesday that the pandemic has left Americans exhausted and demoralized but insisted at a news conference marking hisRead More

Supreme Court rejects bill to block federal mask mandate for air travel

The Supreme Court rejected a bill to block the federal mask mandate for air travel. The court denied an emergency pause without comment or dissent.Read More

US, Russia show no sign of relenting ahead of Ukraine talks

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — With critical talks approaching, the United States and Russia on Wednesday showed no sign either will relent from entrenched positions onRead More

DeSantis pushes bill to shield white Floridians from ‘discomfort’ when learning about discrimination, racism

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A bill pushed by Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis that would prohibit public schools and private businesses from making white peopleRead More

In unusual move, Gov. DeSantis submits redistricting map

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has submitted a proposal to reshape the state’s congressional map and carve up districts held by BlackRead More

Rudy Giuliani among Trump allies subpoenaed by Jan. 6 panel

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House committee investigating the U.S. Capitol insurrection issued subpoenas to Rudy Giuliani and other members of Donald Trump’s legal team whoRead More