LOS ANGELES When California Gov. Gavin Newsom needed to fill the U.S. Senate seat of his late mentor Dianne Feinstein, he could have turned to a big-city...
2023-10-02 22:27:13  • 1 min
The death of Senator Dianne Feinstein, the California Democrat, immediately turns the spotlight to an intense, ongoing three-way battle to replace her,...
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2023-09-29 14:20:00  • 1 min
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell during the opening of the Senate at the U.S. Capitol on September 05, 2023 in Washington, D.C. Tasos Katopodis/Getty...
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2023-09-29 17:05:58  • 1 min
California Gov. Gavin Newsom has chosen Laphonza Butler to fill the Senate seat left vacant by the death of California Sen. Dianne Feinstein, sources...
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2023-10-02 03:11:00  • 1 min
LOS ANGELES California Gov. Gavin Newsom will name Laphonza Butler, a Democratic strategist and adviser to Kamala Harris presidential campaign, to fill the...
2023-10-02 03:09:38  • 1 min
Democratic Rep. Andy Kim of New Jersey announced Saturday he will challenge newly indicted Sen. Bob Menendez for his Senate seat next year. "After calls to...
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2023-09-23 21:04:00  • 1 min
California Governor Gavin Newsom has chosen EMILY's List President, Laphonza Butler, to replace the late Senator Dianne Feinstein, as per a source familiar...
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2023-10-02 07:44:52  • 1 min
Butler is now the only Black woman in the Senate and the first openly LGBTQ+ person to represent California in the chamber.
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2023-10-02 15:05:09  • 1 min
After his unlikely win, in 1972, he spent his single term pushing for a more liberal foreign policy, particularly toward Africa. Dick Clark, a long-shot...
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2023-09-23 19:27:13  • 1 min
Fresh off a high-profile impeachment acquittal, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton suggested in his clearest terms yet that he could launch a primary...
2023-09-21 02:54:34  • 1 min
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) State Rep. Deon Tedder has won the Democratic nomination for an open South Carolina Senate seat by 11 votes, according to results...
California Senator Dianne Feinstein, a pioneering woman in politics, died Thursday, September 28 at the age of 90. Jane Pauley looks back at her trailblazing...
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2023-10-01 13:40:34  • 1 min
WASHINGTON No shorts on the Senate floor. The Senate voted Wednesday evening to reverse an informal guidance issued by Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer...
2023-09-28 03:24:35  • 1 min
EMILY's List President Laphonza Butler has been nominated to replace late Senator Dianne Feinstein, who died last week, representing California. Governor...
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2023-10-02 12:33:46  • 1 min
Naming Laphonza Butler to fill the late Sen. Dianne Feinstein's seat appears to meet California Gov. Gavin Newsom's criteria for the post: a Black woman but...
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2023-10-02 22:02:30  • 1 min
Despite that flurry, party leaders are staying silent on the indicted New Jersey senator's political fate so far.
2023-09-26 15:31:18  • 1 min
The California Democrat, the oldest member of the Senate, had been declining in health for months. Senator Dianne Feinstein, the trailblazing Democratic...
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2023-09-29 12:48:37  • 1 min
In the days since Sen. Bob Menendezs stunning indictment on federal bribery charges, a surprising split screen has emerged. In New Jersey, where there are...
2023-09-26 12:10:29  • 1 min
After the Senate passed a resolution Wednesday formally requiring men to wear a coat, tie and slacks or other long pants, Sen. John Fetterman (D-Pa.)...
2023-09-28 01:23:55  • 1 min
Filling the open seat on the Judiciary Committee requires at least 60 votes in the Senate, meaning it would require GOP support.
2023-09-29 15:12:24  • 1 min