Government and Politics

Published on March 24, 2021 - Page 7
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem initially appeared eager to deliver a win to social conservatives on a top, culture war issue...
Published on March 20, 2021 - Page 3
WASHINGTON (AP) —Former President Donald Trump’s Palm Beach club has been partially closed because of a COVID outbreak. That’s according to several...
Published on March 20, 2021 - Page 17
ATLANTA (AP) — President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris offered solace to Asian Americans and denounced the scourge of racism hidden “in...
Published on March 19, 2021 - Page 10
WASHINGTON (AP) —The House voted Thursday to unlatch a gateway to citizenship for young Dreamers, migrant farm workers and immigrants who’ve fled war...
Published on March 17, 2021 - Page 5
CHESTER (AP) — President Joe Biden turned up at a minority-owned flooring business in suburban Philadelphia on Tuesday to highlight how his $1.9...
Published on March 17, 2021 - Page 5
WASHINGTON (AP) —President Joe Biden’s views on gun regulation have evolved along with his party — from reluctance to impose too many restrictions...
Published on March 15, 2021 - Page 3
JEANNETTE (AP) —When Joe Biden visited this corner of southwestern Pennsylvania in the final weeks before the election, his goal wasn’t to win it so...
Published on March 12, 2021 - Page 5
WASHINGTON (AP) —Emboldened by their majorities in the House and Senate, Democrats are making a new push to enact the first major new gun control...
Published on March 6, 2021 - Page 3
WASHINGTON (AP) —Rep. Eric Swalwell, who served as a House manager in Donald Trump’s last impeachment trial, filed a lawsuit Friday against the...
Published on March 5, 2021 - Page 10
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Thursday made it harder for longtime immigrants convicted of a crime to avoid deportation. Justice Neil...
Published on March 3, 2021 - Page 4
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) —The Biden administration’s plan to funnel more coronavirus aid into states with greater unemployment has irked governors with...
Published on March 2, 2021 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) — As Congress begins debate this week on sweeping voting and ethics legislation, Democrats and Republicans can agree on one thing: If...
Published on March 1, 2021 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department said Saturday it will appeal a judge’s ruling that found the federal government’s eviction moratorium was...
Published on February 27, 2021 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden said Friday that Iran should view his decision to authorize U.S. airstrikes in Syria as a warning that it can...
Published on February 25, 2021 - Page 5
WASHINGTON (AP) —Capitol Police knew armed extremists were primed for violence at the iconic building on Jan. 6 and even provided officers with...
Published on February 24, 2021 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) — Missed intelligence was to blame for the outmanned Capitol defenders’ failure to anticipate the violent mob that invaded the iconic...
Published on February 22, 2021 - Page 3
HARRISBURG (AP) —Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration has begun drafting a regulation that would require automakers to offer electric cars for sale in...
Published on February 22, 2021 - Page 10
WASHINGTON (AP) —The last time Merrick Garland was nominated by the White House for a job, Republicans wouldn’t even meet with him. Now, the once-...
Published on February 22, 2021 - Page 10
CODOGNO, Italy (AP) — With wreath-laying ceremonies, tree plantings and church services, Italians on Sunday marked one year since their country...
Published on February 21, 2021 - Page 5
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — At the outset of the coronavirus pandemic, two Democratic governors on opposite ends of the country were hailed as heroes for...
Published on February 21, 2021 - Page 20
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — U.S. Sen. John Thune is criticizing Republican activists and party leaders for engaging in “cancel culture” by rushing to censure...
Published on February 17, 2021 - Page 2
Excessive force is alleged PITTSBURGH (AP) — A 23-year-old Black man filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday, alleging a White police officer from Raccoon...
Published on February 17, 2021 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) — A year into the COVID-19 pandemic, millions of medical-grade N95 face masks are pouring out of American factories and heading into...
Published on February 14, 2021 - Page 1
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump was acquitted Saturday of inciting the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, concluding a historic impeachment trial that...
Published on February 13, 2021 - Page 2
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump’s impeachment lawyers accused Democrats of waging a campaign of “hatred” against the former president as they sped...
Published on February 13, 2021 - Page 5
HARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania may need to postpone its primary election next year because of late-arriving data from the U.S. Census Bureau that is...
Published on February 12, 2021 - Page 1
WASHINGTON (AP) — Dire harm from Donald Trump’s false and violent incitements will vex American democracy long into the future unless the Senate...
Published on February 11, 2021 - Page 2
WASHINGTON (AP) — Prosecutors unveiled chilling new security video in Donald Trump’s impeachment trial on Wednesday, showing the mob of rioters...
Published on February 10, 2021 - Page 1
WASHINGTON (AP) — House prosecutors on Tuesday wrenched senators and the nation back to the deadly attack on Congress as they opened Donald Trump’s...
Published on February 8, 2021 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Secretary of State George P. Shultz, a titan of American academia, business and diplomacy who spent most of the 1980s trying...