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Can one judge nullify law with a stroke of a pen?

The very thought of one unelected judge nullifying law with a stroke of a pen is unconscionable to most Americans but this practice has...

With no leader, commission overseeing virus relief struggles

WASHINGTON (AP) — Seven weeks after Congress unleashed more than $2 trillion to deal with the coronavirus crisis, an oversight commission intended to keep track of how the money is...

McConnell open to state aid in next virus relief package

LISA MASCARO AP Congressional Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — Shifting tone, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Wednesday he is "open" to considering additional funds for...

Amendment to stop ‘I Bought 21 House Seats for $100 Million’

Michael Bloomberg credited himself as having, through his donations, changed the majority of the House of Representatives to Democrat returning Nancy Pelosi to power....

US deal appears at hand to ease economic pain of coronavirus

LISA MASCARO, ANDREW TAYLOR and JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional and White House officials said Tuesday they were closing out final details...

Fallout of ’08 bailout looms over Washington negotiations

JULIE PACE and STEVEN SLOAN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — In the fall of 2008, an unlikely alliance of lawmakers, regulators and Bush administration officials...

Amid virus, Congress’ leaders resist call for remote voting

ALAN FRAM and MATTHEW DALY Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional leaders are resisting calls to let lawmakers vote remotely, a dispute pitting the scourge...

Candidates from the 50th Congressional District share

Spanning from eastern San Diego County to the southwestern corner of Riverside County, the 50th Congressional District was previously held by Rep. Duncan D....
Candidates for the 42nd Congressional District

Two challengers campaign to unseat Calvert in 42nd District

The U.S. Representative for California’s 42nd Congressional District has been Ken Calvert, essentially, since 1993 and in the upcoming March 3 primary the Republican...

Hunter announces he will resign next week

TEMECULA (CNS) - Rep. Duncan Hunter, who pleaded guilty in December to a federal felony count for misusing $250,000 in campaign funds, announced Tuesday...