U.s. Congressional Elections

The U.S. Capitol building is reflected in a puddle at sunrise in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, July 19, 2017. The Senate early next week will consider the motion to proceed to legislation to repeal Obamacare without finding a replacement for two years after a setback for Republicans' efforts this week to repeal and replace the bill. Senate Majority Leader McConnell said he's scheduling the vote at the request of President Trump and Vice President Pence. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican from Kentucky, listens during a news conference with U.S. President Donald Trump, not pictured, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Monday, Oct. 16, 2017. Trump and McConnell appeared to give themselves some breathing room on their goal of completing a tax overhaul before year's end in remarks that emphasized the difficulty of passing major legislation. Photographer: Al Drago/Bloomberg via Getty Images

McConnell Tells Moore To Quit Over Assault Claims, Says 'I Believe The Women'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) is now calling on Roy Moore, the Republican running for Alabama's open Senate seat, to withdraw his candidacy, telling reporters in Louisville on Monday...
WASHINGTON - MARCH 23: U.S. President Barack Obama (R) signs the Affordable Health Care for America Act as Marcelas Owens looks on during a ceremony with fellow Democrats in the East Room of the White House March 23, 2010 in Washington, DC. The landmark bill was passed by the House of Representatives Sunday after a 14-month-long political battle that left the legislation without a single Republican vote. Owen's mother got sick, lost her job, lost her health insurance, and then lost her life. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Obamacare Survived Because It Has Made Life Better For Millions

The Affordable Care Act has survived yet another effort to snuff it out. And one reason is a simple reality that Republicans have rarely been willing to admit ― to their supporters, to the general pub...
BOZEMAN, MT - APRIL 22: Republican Greg Gianforte campaigns for the Montana House of Representatives seat vacated by the appointment of Ryan Zinke to head the Department of Interior on April 22, 2017 in Bozeman, Montana. Donald Trump Jr. appeared at the event to support Gianforte who is running against democrat Rob Quist in the special election to be held on May 25, 2017. (Photo by William Campbell/Corbis via Getty Images)

Body Slammer Wins: Republican Blitzes State Election Despite Assault Charge

Republican Greg Gianforte overcame an election eve assault charge filed against him that sparked national attention, defeating Democrat Rob Quist in the race for Montana's open U.S. House seat Thursda...
MISSOULA, MT - MAY 24: Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte looks on during a campaign meet and greet at Lambros Real Estate on May 24, 2017 in Missoula, Montana. Greg Gianforte is campaigning throughout Montana ahead of a May 25 special election to fill Montana's single congressional seat. Gianforte is in a tight race against democrat Rob Quist. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Republican Candidate Charged With Assault After 'Body-Slamming' Reporter

On the eve of Montana's special election, Greg Gianforte, the millionaire Republican running for the state's open congressional seat, was charged with misdemeanor assault after attacking a reporter fo...
MISSOULA, MT - MAY 24: Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte looks on during a campaign meet and greet at Lambros Real Estate on May 24, 2017 in Missoula, Montana. Greg Gianforte is campaigning throughout Montana ahead of a May 25 special election to fill Montana's single congressional seat. Gianforte is in a tight race against democrat Rob Quist. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Reporter Says Republican Candidate 'Body Slammed' Him Over Question He Didn't Like

On the eve of Montana's special election, a reporter for The Guardian on Wednesday accused Greg Gianforte, the millionaire Republican running for the state's open congressional seat, of assaulting him...