Almost half of U.S. foreign-born in past decade had college

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – Almost half of the foreign-born who moved to the U.S. in the…

Trump calls for ‘big and bold’ $2 trillion infrastructure bill for fourth coronavirus aid plan

Four days after he signed a $2.2 trillion economic rescue package, President Trump called on Congress…

The Safety Net Is Stronger. What Happens After the Coronavirus?

WASHINGTON — President Trump and congressional Republicans spent the last three years fighting to cut anti-poverty…

GOP, Trump blaming impeachment for distractions during virus outbreak

President Trump and his allies are increasingly blaming Democrats’ impeachment drive for distracting Washington’s attention from…

Idaho governor vetoes bill to compensate wrongly convicted

Idaho Gov. Brad Little has vetoed legislation that would have set up a process to compensate…

McConnell: Impeachment ‘diverted attention’ from coronavirus

WASHINGTON (AP) – Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial distracted the…

Problems in F.B.I. Wiretap Applications Go Beyond Trump Aide Surveillance, Review Finds

WASHINGTON — An inspector general uncovered pervasive problems in F.B.I. wiretap applications, according to a memo…

Bernie Sanders: ‘There is a path’ to defeat Joe Biden

Democratic presidential longshot Sen. Bernard Sanders told late-night host Seth Meyers that he still sees a…

Idaho governor signs affirmative action ban into law

BOISE, Idaho (AP) – Idaho Gov. Brad Little has signed into law legislation banning affirmative action…

Sanders Argues He Has ‘Narrow Path’ and Says He Wants to Push His Issues

Senator Bernie Sanders this week offered his clearest articulation to date of his rationale for remaining…

Captain of Aircraft Carrier Pleads for Help as Virus Cases Increase Onboard

WASHINGTON — The captain of an American aircraft carrier deployed to the Pacific Ocean has pleaded…

Lindsey Graham calls on China to shut down ‘absolutely disgusting’ wet markets

Sen. Lindsey Graham, South Carolina Republican, on Tuesday called for China to shutter its “gross” wet…

Nancy Pelosi: I talk to presidents on as ‘as-needed’ basis

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday said she speaks to U.S. presidents on an “as-needed” basis…

Trump administration to release final rule on mileage rollback

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is poised to roll back ambitious Obama-era vehicle mileage standards…

Nancy Pelosi: Everything we’re doing is specific to the coronavirus challenge

Nancy Pelosi: Everything we’re doing is specific to the coronavirus challenge Read more… Please follow and…

Nancy Pelosi says she doesn’t plan to get a coronavirus test

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday said she does not plan to get a coronavirus test,…

On Politics: Does Biden Need to Turn the Flash On?

Good morning and welcome to On Politics, a daily political analysis of the 2020 elections based…

U.S. Counts on Global Crises to Press Again for Power Shift in Venezuela

WASHINGTON — The United States is seizing on Venezuela’s economic pain and the coronavirus threat to…

Biden Faces a Cash Gap With Trump. He Has to Close It Virtually.

Joseph R. Biden Jr. is working the phones with top donors while cloistered in his Delaware…

Fracking Once Lifted Pennsylvania. Now It Could Be a Drag.

CARMICHAELS, Pa. — The last time the global economy was in free fall, an economic savior…