Senate passes bill to change how Congress deals with sexual harassment claims

The bill passed by voice vote, meaning no senators objected.

Senate Democratic campaign chairman welcomes help from Clintons in the midterms

“We welcome those individuals and everybody who wants to help.”

Republican Sen. Jeff Flake: ‘Our presidency has been debased’

The Arizona Republican spoke to the graduating class at Harvard Law School.

Rubio emerges as one of Trump administration’s loudest critics on China

In recent days, Rubio has taken to Twitter to voice increasing alarm about the direction the administration has gone over ZTE.

Trump and McConnell, once adversaries, have realized they need one another

The president and Senate majority leader have forged a fragile alliance to bolster the GOP’s chances in the midterm elections.

Controversial Senate candidate Don Blankenship says he will make a third-party run in West Virginia

The controversial former coal baron represents a potential threat to Republicans in their bid to keep the Senate majority.

McConnell warns control of the Senate is ‘absolutely’ in play in midterm elections

In an interview with The Washington Post, the top Senate Republican identified nine states that he believes will decide control of the Senate. 

Pennsylvania crucial to Democratic hopes for winning House majority

The party must settle some divisive and crowded primaries on Tuesday. Idaho, Nebraska and Oregon also select nominees for November’s midterm elections.

Trump’s improved standing, energized GOP voters worry Democrats

Democrats were confident anti-Trump fervor would help deliver a House majority and possibly the Senate. Now they’re openly fretting about Florida and other contested states.

Trump to join Senate Republican lunch on Tuesday

The president will return to the Capitol on May 15.

Lindsey Graham is encouraged after visiting John McCain: ‘No talking about funerals’

Sen. McCain’s close friend paid him a recent visit in Arizona.

McConnell: West Virginia primary ‘worked out very well,’ attacks on me ‘didn’t’

The Senate majority leader said running against him “didn’t seem to go to well.”

GOP voters rally behind Trump-aligned candidates in trio of primaries

West Virginia voters reject divisive candidate Don Blankenship, backing state attorney general. Businessman Mike Braun wins Indiana GOP Senate primary.

Orrin Hatch apologizes to John McCain for funeral comment: ‘I shouldn’t have said anything’

Hatch walked back his criticism of a plan to keep Trump away from McCain’s funeral.

GOP on edge as West Virginia considers Senate bid of controversial coal baron

Voters in Ohio, North Carolina and Indiana also pick nominees for federal and state offices Tuesday. GOP fears a Don Blankenship win will cost them a shot at West Virginia seat.

Republicans cheer Trump as attacker-in-chief — but will it work in Montana?

The president has gone after Sen. Jon Tester after he derailed the VA nominee, but it’s unclear whether voters will respond.

Obama endorses Feinstein, as she looks to fend off liberal challenger

Feinstein is trying to get past fellow Democrat Kevin de León.

Mainstream GOP groups wade deeper into key Senate races, as worries about ‘the wrong candidate’ rise

The Chamber of Commerce hits the airwaves in Mississippi, while another GOP group targets West Virginia.

More prominent Republicans urge Missouri governor after reporting alleging unwanted sexual contact

A top GOP state legislator and Republican member of Congress spoke out against Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens on Thursday.

Trump slated to raise money for Senate Republicans in Texas May 14

The president is slated to appear at a luncheon in Houston, as urgency in the party shifts to saving the Senate majority this fall.