The U.S. Senate on Thursday voted to confirm Thomas Perez as the new Secretary of Labor by a vote of 54-46. A long-standing Republican filibuster was broken a day earlier, by the thinnest possible margin of 60-40.
|August 19, 2019 3:20 p.m.
Planned Parenthood is leaving the federal government’s Title X program, which funds family planning services for low-income people, due to…
|April 8, 2019 4:36 p.m.
Following the ousters of the Homeland Security secretary and Secret Service director, and the withdrawal of the would-be ICE director’s…
|April 8, 2019 3:47 p.m.
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) on Monday called for ousted Secret Service Director Randolph “Tex” Alles to testify before…