Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has emerged as a fierce critic of President Donald Trump. The Democrat has hit the cable news circuit and blasted the president over immigration, health care, climate change.
A group of 13 Republican senators are leading the negotiations to craft a new bill to repeal and replace most of the Affordable Care Act. Senators plan to vote by the August recess.
Majority Leader Mitch McConnell pointed to Democrats' constant criticism of the now-fired FBI leader, in defending the decision. Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said the timing raises serious concerns.
Races in Georgia and Kansas to replace GOP lawmakers who joined the Trump administration are surprising activists, pundits and both political parties in an unsettled political environment.
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is upping its commitment in the to the suburban Georgia district, funding three focus groups to test anti-Trump messages ahead of next year's midterms.
Bernie Sanders said Friday he will vote for Hillary Clinton for president, stopping short of a full endorsement of his Democratic presidential rival more than a week after the final primary contests.
Bernie Sanders’ growing campaign network opened another office Wednesday. Sanders now has four campaign offices in Oregon and hundreds of volunteers.
The campaign office, at 2809 Friendly St., used to be home to the College Crest Wesleyan Church. Charlotte Brandt, co-chair of the Lane County for Bernie Sanders’ tabling committee, said the pews from the church were sold and picked up just last week.
Think Out Loud hosted a conversation among six candidates vying to be the next mayor of Portland.
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At first, Oregonians had to laugh with the rest of the nation over the many, many jokes made about Cover Oregon’s epic meltdown. But now, a political action committee for the House Republicans has a new campaign that seeks to make some political hay over the failed health care exchange by pointing the finger at state Democrats.