House Departs Without Vote to Extend Expired F.B.I. Spy Tools

WASHINGTON — House Democrats left the capital on Friday after passing the $2 trillion coronavirus relief…

Chris Wallace Shoots Down Ed Henry’s Comparison of Pelosi to GOP Rep. Trying to Force In-Person Coronavirus Relief Vote

Fox News anchor Ed Henry tried to equate Democratic Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi’s negotiations…

Here’s How the House Can Voice Vote on the $2 Trillion Stimulus Package

WASHINGTON — The House planned on Friday to use an extraordinary method to push through a…

Can the House Pass a $2 Trillion Stimulus by Voice Vote? Here’s How It Works

WASHINGTON — The House planned on Friday to use an extraordinary method to push through a…

Scrubbing In to Vote, the House Returns to Consider a $2 Trillion Stimulus Plan

By WASHINGTON — The microphones have been removed from the well of the House to guard…

Man Charged With Making Death Threats to Nancy Pelosi in Coronavirus Rant

A Texas man, ranting on social media about the congressional response to the coronavirus outbreak, has…

Fine Print of Stimulus Bill Contains Special Deals for Industries

WASHINGTON — Restaurants and retailers will get a tweak to federal tax law they have been…

Congress and White House Strike Deal for $2 Trillion Stimulus Package

WASHINGTON — Senators and Trump administration officials reached an agreement early Wednesday on a sweeping, roughly…

How Andrew Cuomo, New York Governor, Became the Politician of the Moment

ALBANY, N.Y. — Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo awoke before dawn on Tuesday, emerging after a few…

Dow Posts Largest One-Day Point Gain Ever, Biggest Percentage Gain Since 1933, as Trump Mulls End to Shutdown

The Dow Jones Industrial Average surged by more than 11 percent on Tuesday as Donald Trump proposed…

Nancy Pelosi Shoots Down Questions About Trump’s Coronavirus Tweets on CNN: ‘I Don’t Care!’

Upon being asked about President Donald Trump’s suggestion that he may resume the economy soon despite…

Democrats Near Deal With White House on Stimulus Package

WASHINGTON — Top Democrats and Trump administration officials said they were optimistic about finalizing an agreement on…

Jim Cramer Pushes Nancy Pelosi to Pass Coronavirus Bill: ‘If They Don’t Come Together’ in 24 Hours ‘It’s a Different World For All of Us’

CNBC host Jim Cramer grilled House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) on his show, Tuesday, warning that…

Democrats Again Block Action on Coronavirus Stimulus, Seeking Restrictions on Corporate Aid

WASHINGTON — Senate Democrats on Monday again blocked action on a nearly $2 trillion economic rescue…

Congress and White House Struggle to Salvage $1.8 Trillion Rescue Bill

WASHINGTON — Senators and senior Trump administration officials were scrambling on Monday to strike a deal…

Emergency Economic Rescue Plan in Limbo as Democrats Raise Objections

WASHINGTON — The fate of a sweeping government rescue package to prop up an economy devastated…

Push for Cash in Rescue Package Came From Unlikely Source: Conservatives

WASHINGTON — The idea to funnel cash directly to millions of Americans to help them weather…

How It All Came Apart for Bernie Sanders

In mid-January, a few weeks before the Iowa caucuses, Senator Bernie Sanders’s pollster offered a stark…

Senators Race to Reach Bipartisan Agreement on Economic Rescue Plan

WASHINGTON — Senators and White House officials began negotiations on Friday to bridge considerable differences over…

Coronavirus Is in the Capitol. Some Lawmakers Think They Shouldn’t Be.

WASHINGTON — Under pressure to upend centuries of tradition to respond to a growing pandemic, congressional…