Here’s how many jobs Biden’s proposed $15 minimum wage could kill, according to the Congressional Budget Office

Forbes Media chairman Steve Forbes discusses workers protesting to increase the federal minimum wage and China’s GDP growth despite the coronavirus pandemic. President-elect Joe Biden’s effort to raise the federal…

Leslie Marshall: Are Democratic congressional leaders too old? AOC and Pelosi have very different views

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., who is 80, was recently asked in an interview on “60 Minutes” on CBS why Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., has complained that Pelosi is not…

Trump impeachment trial could hamper Biden congressional agenda in first days of presidency

President Trump’s Senate impeachment trial could hamper President-elect Joe Biden’s congressional agenda in the first days of his presidency if House Speaker Nancy Pelosi transmits the article to the upper chamber…

COVID-19 exposure possible for congressional members during Capitol riot, physician says

close Video The riot under the Dome Ari Fleischer breaks with Trump. The Capitol attending physician cautioned congressional members they may have been exposed to someone with the coronavirus while…

A viewers guide to Wednesday’s congressional certification of the presidential election

Wednesday’s joint session of Congress, to formally certify last month’s Electoral College vote in the 2020 presidential election, is normally a ceremonial event. But this year the quadrennial gathering that’s…

Rebecca Grant: Congressional override of Trump’s defense bill veto was inevitable. So why did he veto?

The 81-to-13 Senate vote Friday to override President Trump’s veto of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) wasn’t surprising. What was surprising was Trump’s veto Dec. 23, coming from a…