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Politics - U.S. House
Oct 03, 2022

Herschel Walker Paid for an Abortion for Ex-Girlfriend, Report Says
Mr. Walker called the report a lie, after The Daily Beast, which has also broken news about Mr. Walker's out-of-wedlock children, reported that a former girlfriend had the procedure in 2009.

Politics - U.S. House
Oct 03, 2022

Ahead of Midterms, Democrats Bet on Abortion Rights
Vulnerable Democrats in competitive districts have leaned into preserving abortion rights as a closing argument for their campaigns, buoyed by internal polls that show it has moved voters their way.

Politics - U.S. House
Oct 03, 2022

Democrats' Troubles in Nevada Are a Microcosm of Nationwide Headwinds
Inflation and a rocky economy are bolstering Republicans in their races against incumbent Democrats, motivating "an electorate that simply wants change," as one G.O.P. consultant says.

Politics - U.S. House
Oct 03, 2022

The Latino Voters Who Could Decide the Midterms
What a Times poll revealed about how a key voting bloc sees both parties ahead of November's elections.

Politics - U.S. House
Oct 03, 2022

It's Time to Take Democrats' Chances in the House Seriously
No, they are not favored. But the notion of retaining the chamber is not as far-fetched as it once was.

Politics - U.S. House
Oct 03, 2022

They Legitimized the Myth of a Stolen Election — and Reaped the Rewards
On the day the Capitol was attacked, 139 Republicans in the House voted to dispute the Electoral College count. This is how they got there.

Politics - U.S. House
Oct 02, 2022

The Racial Divide Herschel Walker Couldn't Outrun
As a teenage football prodigy, Mr. Walker was pressed to join a fight for civil rights in his hometown. His decision echoes decades later.

Politics - U.S. House
Oct 01, 2022

Lawmakers Confront a Rise in Threats and Intimidation, and Fear Worse
Violent political speech has increasingly crossed into the realm of in-person confrontation for members of Congress in both parties, raising the prospect of a disastrous event.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 30, 2022

House Passes Bill to Give $2.7 Billion to Families of 9/11 Victims
The measure passed on an overwhelming bipartisan vote, the last action in the House before lawmakers departed to campaign ahead of the November midterm elections.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 30, 2022

Democrats in Congress Point Fingers at Their Leaders Over Stock Trading Ban
The perception that lawmakers are cashing in on their offices has fueled cynicism among voters. Some politicians want to take the current limits further.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 30, 2022

The New Laws Trying to Take the Anxiety Out of Shopping
Fashion can't stop talking about sustainability. Now it may have to put more money where its mouth is, as regulators set their sights on the industry.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 30, 2022

House Postpones Congressional Stock-Trading Bill Vote
The majority leader's announcement that the House would not vote this week on a bill to curb trading by members of Congress punted the issue until after the midterm elections and reflected a rough road ahead.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 30, 2022

House Postpones Stock-Trading Vote
The majority leader's announcement that the House would not vote this week on a bill to curb trading by members of Congress punted the issue until after the midterm elections and reflected a rough road ahead.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 30, 2022

Congress Clears Stopgap Spending Bill With $12.3 Billion in Ukraine Aid
The House passed the bill in its final legislative act before the midterm congressional elections, sending it to President Biden before a midnight deadline when federal funding is set to lapse.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 30, 2022

Congress Clears Stopgap Spending Bill With $12.3 Billion in Aid to Ukraine
The House passed the bill in its final legislative act before the midterm congressional elections, sending it to President Biden before a midnight deadline when federal funding is set to lapse.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 30, 2022

Gerrymandering Isn't Giving Republicans the Advantage You Might Expect
Yes, the G.O.P. has a structural edge in the House, but it isn't anything near insurmountable for Democrats.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 29, 2022

J.R. Majewski's Claims About His Military Record Unravel Further
J.R. Majewski promotes himself to Ohio voters as a combat veteran to voters, but the Air Force has no record of it. Now, there is evidence he was demoted for drunken driving.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 29, 2022

‘From the Hood to the Holler' Review: A Race to Galvanize the Poor
A new documentary revisits the former Kentucky state representative Charles Booker's 2020 campaign to unseat Mitch McConnell in the Senate.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 28, 2022

The Fetterman-Oz Race Is No Piece of Cake
The Fetterman-Oz race is one of this fall's big political dramas.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 28, 2022

Blake Masters Strains to Win Over Arizona Independent Voters
Blake Masters appears to struggling among independent voters, who make up about a third of the state's electorate. In interviews, more than one called him a "flip-flopper."

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 28, 2022

Which Midterm Polls Should We Be Taking With a Grain of Salt?
Three writers on whether Democrats should get their hopes up.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 28, 2022

Will Abortion Turn Tide for Democrats in House Fight for NY Suburbs?
Several competitive House races on Long Island have become fertile ground for candidates to test out common Republican and Democratic campaign themes.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 28, 2022

Blake Masters Strains to Win Over Arizona's Independent Voters
Polls and interviews suggest that independents, who make up about a third of the state's electorate, are lukewarm on the Republican's Senate bid. More than one called him a "flip-flopper."

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 28, 2022

Why We Can't Quit Our Toxic, Insatiable Appetite for Polls
How much can or should we trust the polls?

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 27, 2022

Senate Advances Measure to Avert Government Shutdown
The vote on Tuesday came after Senator Joe Manchin agreed to leave out a plan to make it easier to build energy infrastructure projects, including a gas pipeline in his home state of West Virginia.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 27, 2022

Fact-Checking a GOP Attack Ad That Blames a Democrat for Inflation
Representative Dina Titus of Nevada has been targeted by congressional Republican leaders in their quest to win control of the House.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 27, 2022

Why Candidates Like John Fetterman Owe Voters Full Medical Transparency
Health doesn't have to be so political.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 27, 2022

Fetterman-vs.-Oz Campaign Turns to a Focus on Criminal Justice
As Pennsylvania's lieutenant governor, John Fetterman has pushed for second chances for certain convicts. But crime has become a focal point for Republicans nationwide in the 2022 elections.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 27, 2022

Lawmakers Propose Measure to Avert Government Shutdown
The package would also provide major new aid to Ukraine, but its fate in an initial Senate vote on Tuesday is uncertain.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 27, 2022

Lawmakers Propose Measure to Avert Government Shutdown This Week
The package would also provide major new aid to Ukraine, but its fate in an initial Senate vote on Tuesday is uncertain.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 27, 2022

G.O.P. Redoubles Efforts to Tie Democrats to High Crime Rates
With images of lawlessness, G.O.P. candidates are pressing the issue in places where worries about public safety are omnipresent. Democrats, on the defensive, are promising to fund the police.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 26, 2022

Don Bolduc Indicates He Has Not Entirely Turned His Back on Election Denial
After winning his G.O.P. Senate primary, Don Bolduc reversed himself on claims the 2020 election was stolen. His comments on a QAnon-aligned podcast were not so straightforward.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 26, 2022

Republicans Intensify Attacks on Crime as Democrats Push Back
With images of lawlessness, G.O.P. candidates are pressing the issue in places where worries about public safety are omnipresent. Democrats, on the defensive, are promising to fund the police.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 26, 2022

Jim Florio, New Jersey Governor Undone by Tax Hike, Dies at 85
A Democrat, he had successes on gun control, the environment and property-tax relief, but after raising income and sales taxes, he lost a bid for re-election.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 24, 2022

In Washington State, the Midterm Race Between Joe Kent and Marie Gluesenkamp Perez Has It All
This congressional race in Washington State shows the November elections in microcosm.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 24, 2022

G.O.P. Senate Candidates Race to Close Fund-Raising Gap With Democrats
Their fund-raising dwarfed by their Democratic rivals, Republican nominees including Blake Masters and Mehmet Oz have been in Washington gathering cash from lobbyists.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 23, 2022

McCarthy Pitches a G.O.P. Agenda With Broad Appeal
Weeks before the midterm elections, the House minority leader presented a platform of neutral-sounding ideas that he said would guide a Republican majority. The hard right was there to cheer him on.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 23, 2022

Election Deniers in Senate Races Shift to Appeal to Voters in Middle
"Stop the Steal" Republicans hoping to win over general-election voters are going through contortions — scrubbing websites, using coded language or simply saying different things to different audiences.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 23, 2022

What You Need to Know About Italy's Elections
The elections could produce the first government led by a woman and by a hard-right party with post-Fascist roots.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 23, 2022

What You Need to Know About the Elections in Italy
The elections could produce the first government led by a woman and by a hard-right party with post-Fascist roots.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 22, 2022

House Passes Police Funding Bills, as Democrats Remain Divided
Progressive objections to the legislation threatened to sink it at the last moment, prompting a scramble among Democrats that highlighted the party's divisions over policing.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 22, 2022

Ohio G.O.P. Candidate Says He Served in Afghanistan, but Air Force Has No Record of It
J.R. Majewski, a Republican trying to unseat Representative Marcy Kaptur in Ohio, was deployed for six months to Qatar.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 22, 2022

Herschel Walker's Company Said It Donated Profits, but Evidence Is Scant
The Georgia Republican candidate claimed his business donated 15 percent of its profits to charities. Three of the four groups named as recipients say they didn't receive money.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 22, 2022

Bill to Grant Afghan Evacuees a Path to Residency Hits Snags
The White House and members of both parties had hoped to attach the legislation to a must-pass spending bill this month. But it is encountering opposition from Republicans.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 22, 2022

Moderate Republicans No Longer Have a Home, and It Started With My Defeat
A former congressman on their decline and how it's hurting the party.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 21, 2022

Herschel Walker Says He's ‘Not That Smart.' I Believe Him.
Walker is attempting to lower the bar of the upcoming debate so low so that anyone, even Walker, can clear it.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 21, 2022

Elise Stefanik Says She's Confident a Republican Wave Is Coming to the House
Representative Elise Stefanik, the No. 3 House Republican, also spoke about her PAC's success in backing female candidates, 23 of whom are running in the fall.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 21, 2022

Joe Manchin's Pipeline Deal Irks Both Parties, Snarling Spending Bill
The West Virginia Democrat is trying to attach an oil and gas permitting measure to must-pass spending legislation.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 21, 2022

Senate Ratifies Kigali Amendment, the Global Pact to Curb Hydrofluorocarbons
In a bipartisan vote, lawmakers voted to join an international agreement to phase out the hydrofluorocarbons commonly found in refrigerators and air-conditioners.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 21, 2022

House Passes Overhaul of Electoral Count, Moving to Avert Another Jan. 6 Crisis
The legislation, opposed by most Republicans, is a bid to update the law that former President Donald J. Trump tried to exploit on Jan. 6, 2021, to invalidate his defeat.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 21, 2022

Washington Pays Tribute to a Different Type of Leader
Politicians and diplomats, including Vice President Kamala Harris, paid their respects to Queen Elizabeth II at a memorial service in Washington, D.C.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 21, 2022

Watchdog Group Accuses Republicans of Breaking Campaign-Finance Law
The Times had reported that the campaign committee used money meant for legal expenses to pay for advertising. A watchdog group and Democrats are raising challenges.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 21, 2022

How Republicans Could Win Control of the House
The political winds that once favored Republicans in the coming midterm elections appear to have shifted in the Democrats' favor, but in the quest for the House, geography may be destiny.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 20, 2022

Will Cheri Beasley's North Carolina Senate Race Break Democratic Hearts Again?
Since a blue wave in the state in 2008, winning elections hasn't been easy for Democrats. But polling is evenly divided as Cheri Beasley and Ted Budd compete.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 19, 2022

Law Enforcement Funding Package Splits Democrats Ahead of Midterm Elections
A measure to provide more money for local police departments has become mired in a long-running debate among Democrats about the politics of crime, as Republicans step up attacks.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 19, 2022

Don't Let Republicans Off the Hook on Same-Sex Marriage
Democrats are letting the G.O.P. off easily by postponing a vote until after the midterms.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 18, 2022

These Trump-Backed Candidates Won't Promise to Accept Election Results
Six Republican nominees for governor and the Senate in key midterm states, all backed by Donald Trump, would not commit to accepting the November outcome. Five others did not answer the question.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 17, 2022

Nancy Pelosi Visits Armenia Amid Conflict With Azerbaijan
The House speaker, who has previously inserted herself at the center of global conflicts, is the highest-ranking American official to visit Armenia since it gained independence 30 years ago.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 17, 2022

‘A Crisis Coming': The Twin Threats to American Democracy
The United States faces two distinct challenges, the movement by Republicans who refuse to accept defeat in an election and a growing disconnect between political power and public opinion.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 17, 2022

Rally With Trump? Some G.O.P. Candidates Aren't Thrilled About It.
Whether he is invited or not, the former president keeps holding rallies in battleground states. It reflects an awkward dance as Republican candidates try to win over general-election voters.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 16, 2022

The Vance-Ryan Senate Race In Ohio Appears Closer Than Once Expected
Representative Tim Ryan, the Democratic nominee for Senate, had some advantages coming out of his May primary. But in Ohio, those advantages may not be enough.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 16, 2022

Democrats Buoyed by Abortion and Trump, Times/Siena Poll Finds
President Biden's approval rating has climbed to 42 percent, and the number of Americans who believe the country is on the right track has doubled but remains low.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 15, 2022

Democrats Delay Senate Vote to Protect Gay Marriage as GOP Balks
The chief negotiators were short of the 10 Republican votes that would be needed to win passage, but hoped to draw more support after the November elections.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 15, 2022

Right After Primary Win, Bolduc Reverses Support for Election Lies
Don Bolduc, the Republican Senate nominee in New Hampshire, pivoted to the general election, saying he had concluded that the 2020 presidential election "was not stolen."

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 15, 2022

Two Stroke Survivors, Talking Politics
As a stroke survivor myself, I felt I had a unique vantage point on a candidate's recovery.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 15, 2022

Day After Primary Win, Bolduc Backpedals on Support for Election Lies
Don Bolduc, the Republican Senate nominee in New Hampshire, pivoted to the general election, saying he had concluded that the 2020 presidential election "was not stolen."

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 15, 2022

Republican Efforts to Ban or Restrict Abortions
Readers react to an article about divisions within the G.O.P. over abortion. Also: Lawmakers' stock trades; the monarchy's role; the Juul settlement.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 15, 2022

The Run-Up: What Democrats and Republicans Got Wrong About Voters
What Democrats and Republicans got wrong about voters started with a pileup of flawed assumptions.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 15, 2022

Could a National Abortion Ban Save Republicans?
An effort by Senator Lindsey Graham to mend a rift in his party seems to have backfired.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 15, 2022

Previewing the Next NYT/Siena Poll
In our July survey, the president's approval rating was 33 percent. A lot has changed in the last two months, so will it show up in this week's survey?

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 15, 2022

The Autopsy
What Democrats and Republicans got wrong about voters started with a pileup of flawed assumptions.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 15, 2022

Fetterman Says Stroke Problems Have Not Slowed Down a ‘Normal' Campaign
In one of his most extensive interviews since having a stroke, John Fetterman said he was fully capable of handling a campaign that may decide who controls the U.S. Senate.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 14, 2022

Britain 3, America 0
A third woman is now leading Britain. The U.S. has had, um, ....

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 14, 2022

Pelosi Says Bill on Investing Rules for Lawmakers Will Face Vote This Month
The House will take up legislation intended to curb stock trades by members of Congress that can create real or perceived conflicts of interest.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 14, 2022

Even When Trump Endorses No One, G.O.P. Voters Go Far to the Right
The former president stayed out of New Hampshire's primaries, but Republicans nominated the candidates for Senate and the House most aligned with his political brand.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 14, 2022

Two 25-Year-Olds Could Be Elected to Congress, a Historical Rarity
Karoline Leavitt, a Republican from the Trump administration, and Maxwell Alejandro Frost, a progressive Democrat, could be the first members of Generation Z to enter Congress.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 14, 2022

Bolduc Wins New Hampshire Senate Primary, Realizing G.O.P. Fears
Mainstream Republicans are worried that Don Bolduc, a 2020 election denier, is too right-wing to beat Senator Maggie Hassan in the general election.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 14, 2022

Robert Burns, Right-Wing Republican, Wins House Primary in New Hampshire
Mr. Burns, who is aligned with former President Donald J. Trump and benefited from spending by a Democratic group, will face Representative Ann McLane Kuster in the fall.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 14, 2022

Moore Concedes to Bolduc in New Hampshire Senate Race, Realizing G.O.P. Fears
Mainstream Republicans are worried that Don Bolduc, a 2020 election denier, is too right-wing to beat Senator Maggie Hassan in the general election.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 14, 2022

Morse Concedes to Bolduc in New Hampshire Senate Race, Realizing G.O.P. Fears
Mainstream Republicans are worried that Don Bolduc, a 2020 election denier, is too right-wing to beat Senator Maggie Hassan in the general election.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 14, 2022

How Fierce Primaries, Abortion and Inflation Transformed the 2022 Map
Democrats enter the final sprint to November more optimistic than expected, especially in the race for the Senate. But Republicans remain bullish that they can sweep into a House majority.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 14, 2022

Leavitt Upsets Mowers, Winning New Hampshire House G.O.P. Primary
Karoline Leavitt, a 25-year-old hard-right Republican, prevailed over the presumed front-runner after a race that devolved into a slugfest over the MAGA mantle.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 13, 2022

Seth Magaziner Wins a Democratic House Primary in Rhode Island
In November, Mr. Magaziner will face Allan Fung, the former mayor of Cranston, R.I., in what could be one of the most competitive House races in New England.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 13, 2022

A Day of Firsts for Peltola in Congress Starts a Sprint to Another Election
Representative Mary Peltola was sworn in as the first Alaska Native and first woman to represent her state in the House. She has eight weeks before she faces voters again.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 13, 2022

Mary Peltola Is Sworn In as a Congresswoman
Representative Mary Peltola, a Democrat, became the first Alaska Native to serve in Congress and the first woman to represent her state in the House.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 13, 2022

Republicans Struggle to Unite Party Around National Abortion Restrictions
A new proposal was intended to align Republicans on abortion policy before the midterm elections. It only exposed divisions.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 13, 2022

New Hampshire First Congressional District Primary Election Results 2022
See full results and maps from the New Hampshire primary elections.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 13, 2022

Rhode Island First Congressional District Primary Election Results 2022
See full results and maps from the Rhode Island primary elections.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 13, 2022

Rhode Island Second Congressional District Primary Election Results 2022
See full results and maps from the Rhode Island primary elections.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 13, 2022

Rhode Island Primary Election Results 2022
See full results and maps from the Rhode Island primary elections.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 13, 2022

New Hampshire Second Congressional District Primary Election Results 2022
See full results and maps from the New Hampshire primary elections.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 13, 2022

New Hampshire U.S. Senate Primary Election Results 2022
See full results and maps from the New Hampshire primary elections.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 13, 2022

New Hampshire Primary Election Results 2022
See full results and maps from the New Hampshire primary elections.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 13, 2022

Rhode Island Primary: How to Vote and Who's on the Ballot
Rhode Island voters are heading to the polls to pick candidates for governor and an open House seat.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 13, 2022

NH Primary: How to Vote and Who's on the Ballot
Republicans in the Granite State are selecting their choices to challenge Senator Maggie Hassan, a Democrat, and two Democratic members of Congress.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 13, 2022

Chuck Schumer to Push $15 Million Into Democrats' Senate Campaign
Chuck Schumer, the Senate majority leader, is said to be planning to transfer part of his war chest to key Democratic candidates as well as to the party's Senate campaign arm.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 13, 2022

Chuck Schumer to Push $15 Million Into Democrats' Fight to Hold Senate
Chuck Schumer, the Senate majority leader, is said to be planning to transfer part of his war chest to key Democratic candidates as well as to the party's Senate campaign arm.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 13, 2022

97 Members of Congress Reported Trades in Companies Influenced by Their Committees
See the stocks the lawmakers reported buying and selling and how their trades potentially conflicted with the committees they sat on.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 13, 2022

Stock Trades Reported by Nearly a Fifth of Congress Show Possible Conflicts
A New York Times analysis found that 97 lawmakers or their family members bought or sold financial assets over a three-year span in industries that could be affected by their legislative committee work.

Politics - U.S. House
Sep 13, 2022

What to Watch in Tuesday's (Final!) Primary Night
Republicans are fighting over who will take on Senator Maggie Hassan of New Hampshire. Rhode Island and Delaware are also voting. It's the last primary night before November.

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