Elizabeth Warren Lost Her Dream Job but Gained a Path to 2020

Elizabeth Warren did not want a goodbye party. She told her aides there would be no…

Lawmakers Court Trump on Gun Safety, With Some Appealing to His Ego

WASHINGTON — In a phone call with President Trump about gun safety legislation last week, Senator…

Abortions in Clinics Decline, but Abortions With Black-Market Pills Are Rising

ImagePharmacies that sell the abortion drug misoprostol can be found just past the Texas border in…

For D.C. Statehood Advocates, a Hearing Marks Another Step Forward

WASHINGTON — Washington residents lined the Capitol Hill hallways, waving the red and white District of…

House Approves Short-Term Spending Bill That Would Stave Off Shutdown

WASHINGTON — The House on Thursday approved a short-term spending bill that would stave off a…

Pelosi’s Drug Plan Would Let U.S. Negotiate Prices of 250 Medications

WASHINGTON — Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday released her long-awaited plan to curb soaring prices of…

As Trump Weighs Gun Safety Bills, Barr’s Plan Draws Skepticism

WASHINGTON — As President Trump weighs potential gun safety legislation, his attorney general on Wednesday floated…

States Rush to Limit Vaping, but Results Remain Uncertain

After a spate of illnesses linked to vaping, states are rushing to push through bans on…

Schumer and Pelosi, Talking to Trump on Guns, Try to Sweeten the Deal

WASHINGTON — The top two Democrats in Congress, seeking to ramp up pressure on Republicans to…

Mystery Solved: Two Companies Are Behind Big Ad Campain on ‘Surprise Billing’Two doctor-staffing companies, backed by private equity, push back against legislation that could hit their bottom lines.

ImageA piece of direct mail recently sent to voters in New Hampshire by Doctor Patient Unity.…

To Save a Ban on Gay Conversion Therapy, New York Will Repeal It

Nearly two years ago, the New York City Council celebrated when it passed a far-reaching ban…

Looking to Washington for a Retirement Lifeline

It is going to be a busy fall for legislators and regulators dealing with retirement policy.…

Divided Democrats Step Back From Assault Weapons Ban

WASHINGTON — As Democrats make an aggressive push for new gun control legislation, they have made…

California Approves Statewide Rent Control to Ease Housing Crisis

California lawmakers enacted a statewide rent cap on Wednesday covering millions of tenants, the biggest step…

California Rent Control Bill Advances, Fueled by Housing Crisis

California’s escalating housing costs have yielded epic commutes and a rising tide of homelessness. Now they…