Former Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi called for several Confederate monuments to be removed from Capitol Hill Thursday, but an obscure law leaves that duty strictly to fellow Democrat and Virginia Gov. Terry McCauliffe.
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Cities and local governments nationwide are removing Confederate monuments and memorials after the violence in Charlottesville, but there are still more than 700 left standing in the United States, according to a Thursday report.
Virginia Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe wants local communities to officially remove any monument with ties to the Confederacy in a stunning reversal from a position he held only two years ago.
More Republican voters believe that President Donald Trump knows more about public policy issues than Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, according to a poll published Wednesday.
Virginia State Police cleared Emancipation Park Saturday after a white nationalist demonstration turned violent, but the action forced attendees into a crowd of counter-protesters.
Former Alabama Supreme Court Justice Roy Moore and GOP Sen. Luther Strange will both advance to a runoff election after neither candidate earned more than 50 percent of the vote in the primary to officially replace Attorney General Jeff Sessions Tuesday.
Both former President Barack Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton are working on plans to campaign for Democrats in 2018, and Democrats worry they plan to change the direction of the Party.
President Donald Trump slammed Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's statement in a tweet Wednesday afternoon, adding that it wasn't "excessive" to expect a repeal of the Affordable Care Act.
The longest-running Democratic lawmaker in history urged President Donald Trump to resign on the anniversary of Richard Nixon's resignation Wednesday.
Donors that backed former President Barack Obama during his presidential campaigns aren't ready to support former Vice President Joe Biden if he chooses to run for president in 2020.
President Donald Trump formally endorsed Alabama Sen. Luther Strange in a tweet Tuesday evening, a decision pro-Trump candidate Rep. Mo Brooks slammed.
Popular hotel alternative Airbnb formerly canceled bookings Tuesday for a group that planned to attend a rally in Charlottesville, Va., over the weekend.
A strong majority of Democratic voters want House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and others on the left to work with Republicans on key issues like tax reform and health care according to a poll released Tuesday.
There are 11 Democrats running in the same Michigan state legislature election Tuesday, continuing a trend of the party fielding a steep number candidates for certain races.
Georgia Democrats officially rang in the 2018 electoral season by scheduling the first debate of the state's gubernatorial primary, according to a Monday release.
Former Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson claimed Sunday morning that leaks in the Trump administration are the worst he's ever seen.
Kellyanne Conway confirmed that President Donald Trump will be running for president in 2020 in an interview Sunday morning.
Democratic Actress Cynthia Nixon is considering a bid to replace New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo in a primary, according to a Thursday report from the Wall Street Journal.
West Virginia Democratic Gov. Jim Justice plans to officially switch parties during a local rally with President Donald Trump Thursday evening.