Trump’s words reveal his misunderstanding of nation’s history of immigration

Trump’s focus on nation of origin for immigrants could exclude the ancestors of most Americans, including his own.

New marijuana crackdown policy could become election-year headache for GOP

Attorney General Jeff Sessions’s push for more enforcement of marijuana laws has opened divisions within his own party.

‘That’s the model’: Republican Cory Gardner stands up to President Trump

The senator from Colorado picks his battles, and unlike other Republicans, takes action.

With Moore’s defeat, #MeToo movement forces a reckoning

Allegations that Roy Moore made inappropriate advances on teenage girls turned a race upside down.

Why Democrats decided Franken had to go

His forced resignation was a political and moral calculation, aimed at drawing a contrast with Republicans on sexual abuse.

McConnell predicts unpopular tax bill will be a winning issue for GOP

Majority leader says voters will be feeling effects on the economy before next fall’s election.

Trump’s best and worst day as president

With his biggest legislative victory in sight, the Russia investigation takes a dire turn.