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Ron DeSantis and Trump get ready for a fight at California’s GOP convention

Evan Massoud

The biggest GOP showdown in California this month might not be the second presidential primary debate, scheduled to be held ...

John Fetterman says he’ll ‘never understand’ progressives who refuse to support Joe Biden

Evan Massoud

President Joe Biden looks on as Sen. John Fetterman delivers remarks in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on June 17, 2023.Julia Nikhinson / ...

US Senate’s Schumer plans to lead delegation to China, Japan, South Korea

Evan Massoud

By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer plans to lead a bipartisan congressional delegation to ...

Education Department works to rally support for Biden’s SAVE student loan repayment plan

Evan Massoud

The Department of Education is putting a marketing campaign for its new income-driven student loan repayment plan into overdrive, amid ...

Factbox-Reaction to US House Republicans’ Biden impeachment inquiry

Evan Massoud

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives are pressing forward with an impeachment inquiry into Democratic President ...

Biden approval edges up to highest level since March

Evan Massoud

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden’s public approval rating edged up this month to its highest level since March, ...

Biden administration expect the release of five Americans detained in Iran

Evan Massoud

WASHINGTON — Biden administration officials expect the release soon of five Americans detained in Iran after the State Department notified ...

Kevin McCarthy announces House will begin an impeachment inquiry into Biden

Evan Massoud

House Speaker Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., on Tuesday said he is directing three House committees to open an impeachment inquiry into ...

McCarthy signals a Biden impeachment inquiry ahead, but first he must pass a bill to fund government

Evan Massoud

WASHINGTON (AP) — Speaker Kevin McCarthy is expected to endorse moving ahead with an impeachment inquiry into President Joe Biden ...

Biden impeachment talks escalate as Kevin McCarthy set to tell House GOP he backs an inquiry

Evan Massoud

WASHINGTON − House Speaker Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., plans to endorse an impeachment inquiry against President Joe Biden this week, a ...