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Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, Is Running For Re-election To His Eighth Term As A Republican.
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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley, the party's longest-serving senator, announced Friday that he will run for reelection to an eighth term in 2022. The 88-year-old senator, who has…

What The Census Can Teach Us About American Politics
Politics

The release of 2020 census data confirmed several long-standing trends in American life, including the fact that the country is becoming more urban and diverse. For the first time, white people acc…

The Democratic Senate Majority May Be Dependent On The Recall Of California's Governor.
Elections

California voters will begin receiving mail-in ballots next week, allowing them to decide whether to recall Gov. Gavin Newsom (D), who is two years into his first term. The recall election, which w…

The Senate Has Approved A $1.2 Billion Infrastructure Bill.
Joe Biden

The United States Senate voted Tuesday to approve a historic $1.2 trillion bill to upgrade the nation's aging infrastructure system by repairing and building new roads, bridges, airports, waterways,…

The Senate Approves A $1 Trillion Infrastructure Bill.
Joe Biden

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate moved closer to passing a $1 trillion infrastructure package Saturday after lawmakers from both parties joined forces and voted to clear a key procedural hurdle, but th…

The Senate Democrats' Summer Strategy: It's All About The Economy, Stupid.
Joe Biden

Democrats in Congress have a summer vacation plan: talk about President Joe Biden's economic agenda, and then talk about it again, and again, and again. A new memo sent to campaigns this week by th…

Democrats Are Concerned About The Recall Attempt Against California Governor Gavin Newsom.
California

National Democrats are growing increasingly concerned about the recall effort against California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D), urging voters in the deep blue state to get involved ahead of the Sept. 14 rec…

Schumer: Senate Infrastructure Plan 'Will Get The Job Done'
Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate convened for a rare weekend session on Saturday, with Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer encouraging the authors of a bipartisan infrastructure plan to complete their…

Former Michigan Senator Carl Levin, The State's Longest-serving Senator, Has Passed Away.
Senate

DETROIT (AP) — Former Sen. Carl Levin, a powerful voice on military issues in Washington and a staunch supporter of the auto industry back home in Michigan during his record Senate tenure, has die…

After Bipartisan Talks Yield A Breakthrough, The Senate Votes To Advance Infrastructure Bill
Senate

On Wednesday, a bipartisan group of senators voted to advance a compromise infrastructure bill, taking a significant step toward completing a major item on President Joe Biden's agenda. All Democra…

Herschel Walker, A Pro-Trump NFL Player, Is Considering A Run For The Senate Despite Grave Concerns.
Senate

Herschel Walker has an appealing profile for Republicans seeking to reclaim a U.S. Senate seat in Georgia. He is a homegrown football hero and businessman who is supported by his longtime friend Don…

Chuck Schumer Will Hold A Key Infrastructure Vote.
Senate

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) announced plans to hold a key test vote on a bipartisan infrastructure bill next Wednesday, putting negotiators under pressure to reach a final agreement…