Tag: Capitol Hill

Analysis: Trump’s Senate trial matters regardless of outcome

This matters. The outcome may seem preordained in the unprecedented second impeachment trial of Donald Trump. Democrats prosecuting the former president for inciting a deadly...

Donald Trump: US House to vote on Donald Trump impeachment on Wednesday

The Democratic-controlled House of Representatives would vote on the impeachment of outgoing President Donald Trump on Wednesday on charges of inciting his supporters to carry...

What next after the deluge of 'Trumpism'?

The stunning invasion of the US Congress in Washington DC by a frenzied mob of thousands of President Donald Trump’s loyalists was the culmination of...

A dinner, a deal and moonshine: How the US stimulus package came together

By Nicholas Fandos, Luke Broadwater and Emily Cochrane A week before Thanksgiving, a small group of moderate senators gathered in the spacious living room of...

View: How Will Biden Deal With Republican Sabotage?

When Joe Biden is inaugurated, he will immediately be confronted with an unprecedented challenge — and I don’t mean the pandemic, although COVID-19 will almost...

federal reserve: Fed faces ill political winds as Biden prepares for White House

By Ann Saphir and Howard Schneider The U.S. Congress’ rapid response to the coronavirus pandemic in March was meant to unleash a $4 trillion fire...

Donald Trump to emerge from White House to mark Veterans Day

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump will participate in the Veterans Day observance at Arlington National Ceremony on Wednesday, emerging in public for the first time since...

US Senate unveils $1.4 trillion spending bill amid post-election turmoil

WASHINGTON: Republicans controlling the Senate unveiled a government-wide, $1.4 trillion spending bill on Tuesday, a largely bipartisan measure that faces uncertain odds during this period...

Republican leaders remain silent on Biden victory as President Trump refuses to concede

by Emily Cochrane WASHINGTON: As President Donald Trump refused to concede defeat Saturday, top Republican congressional leaders followed suit, refraining from releasing the customary statements...

Joe Biden wins White House, vowing new direction for divided US

Democrat Joe Biden defeated President Donald Trump to become the 46th president of the United States on Saturday, positioning himself to lead a nation gripped...

In bid for TikTok, Microsoft flexes its power in Washington

By Karen Weise and David McCabe SEATTLE: Microsoft’s quiet pursuit to buy TikTok suddenly appeared dead a month ago, when President Donald Trump said he...

US House passes bill to reverse changes to postal service ahead of November elections

Washington: With heated debate over mail delays, the House approved legislation in a rare Saturday session that would reverse recent changes in US Postal Service...

People of Indian heritage raise saffron flags, celebrate Ayodhya’s ‘bhoomi pujan’ in Washington | India News

WASHINGTON: As Ayodhya awaits the foundation stone laying of Ram temple, Indian-Americans are making sure that these celebrations echo in the US. Celebrating the ‘bhoomi...