Senators push for health privacy measures in COVID-19 stimulus

Lawmakers want to limit use of collected data to healthcare only.

New legislation would require companies to bypass encryption

Three Republican senators have introduced legislation that would require smartphone-makers and other tech companies to give…

Big Tech scrapping facial recognition services for police

Three of the world’s biggest tech companies cut cords this week with police departments across America…

Child exploitation bill earns strong opposition from encryption advocates

A bipartisan group of 10 senators introduced legislation designed to combat online child pornography, but many…

Lindsey Graham pushing ‘child welfare’ bill that would destroy free speech online

This well-intention legislative effort would backfire spectacularly.

Senators say they’ve settled on a schedule that would end the trial on Wednesday.

ImageSenator Roy Blunt, Republican of Missouri, speaking to reporters in the Capitol on Friday.Credit…Erin Schaff/The New…

Democrats want the trial debate to be open.

ImageSenator Kamala Harris, along with Senators Chuck Schumer and Patty Murray, at a news conference on…

Senators Question Trump’s Motives on Ukraine as Vote on Witnesses Looms

WASHINGTON — President Trump’s defense team and the Democratic prosecutors clashed on Thursday over the motives…

Schiff proposes using a single week to depose witnesses.

If actions taken by a president — or any politician — are to some degree inherently…

Bashing Bolton, a Senate candidate, Jeff Sessions, plays up his loyalty.

ImageCredit…Art Lien for The New York Times Four Democratic senators running for president — Senators Bernie…

Will the senators try to turn the lawyers into witnesses?

The White House sent a letter last week to the former national security adviser John R.…

With Senators Stuck in Washington, Surrogates Get Starring Role in Iowa

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the filmmaker Michael Moore held a rally…

Senators yawn and take notes as the defense team talks.

The slow start to the trial had some senators inside the chamber visibly struggling to remain…

‘Take a deep breath,’ McConnell privately urges senators.

ImageSenator Mitch McConnell, the majority leader, Monday on Capitol Hill.Credit…Doug Mills/The New York Times John R.…

Republicans running for re-election feel the pressure in Washington and at home.

ImageSenator Joni Ernst, Republican of Iowa, speaking to reporters last week on Capitol Hill.Credit…Anna Moneymaker/The New…

Republican senators privately complain they were blindsided by Bolton.

President Trump’s legal team’s second day of oral arguments in the Senate impeachment trial opens with…

Schiff, Calling Trump ‘Wrathful and Vindictive,’ Sees Tweet as a Threat

ImageRepresentative Adam B. Schiff, the lead House impeachment manager, urged Republican senators to find the “moral…

Fox News Co-Host Unloads on GOP Senators Complaining About Long Impeachment: ‘Do Your Job’

Fox News Outnumbered Co-host Marie Harf took aim at Republican senators over their “complaining” of a…