Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) spoke on Nov. 16 in favor of opening part of northwest Alaska for oil drilling. Conservationist advocates and Democrats oppose the measure.
Corry Bliss, who runs the Congressional Leadership Fund, said Republicans who choose to vote against the tax bill could not assume they would have the group’s support going into a grueling midterm election year.
Of the 14 Golden State Republicans in the House, only one has come out against a bill that could leave California taxpayers paying higher bills.
The mayor of Provo beat a well-financed Democrat and an third-party candidate with a famous name.
The 11-term New Jersey Republican cited the expected loss of key committee posts and an increasingly bitter political environment.
“Meet the Press” launched on Nov. 6, 1947, as a radio broadcast that then turned into a television program. Here are some highlights from its 70 years on air.
National political correspondent and author of The Daily 202 James Hohmann and on-air politics anchor Libby Casey break down the competitive Virginia governor’s race, where lessons for 2018 are already emerging.