The U.S. Treasury says it won't be handing over President Donald Trump's tax returns, making a legal battle likely.
The senator from Vermont made the announcement in an email to supporters asking for 1 million people to sign up to start the effort.
He previously mounted a fierce challenge to front-runner Hillary Clinton in the 2016 White House election campaign.
US President Donald Trump drew cheers from a group of female House Democrats on Tuesday during the State of the Union speech when he noted employment gains by women.
US President Trump announced that a deal has been reached on legislation that would temporarily reopen the US government.
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Talks between Democrats and the Trump administration on Saturday stayed at a stalemate over the Mexico border wall.
Donald Trump and congressional party leaders made no progress over resolving a federal shutdown that has left workers unpaid and sites closed.
The significant gains by the Democrats in the midterm election could mean the party launches probes on Trump.
Democrats and Republicans are each claiming some success after the US midterm elections, but for both parties, serious challenges lie ahead.
Just hours to go before the most important elections in the United States since Donald Trump was elected in 2016. The midterms will decide who controls the balance in the House of Representatives and the Senate- and will be either a show of support for President Donald Trump, or a repudiation.
Devices believed to contain explosive materials were sent to prominent Democrats and CNN, is this the after effect of Trump's rhetoric?
In the US Senate, Democrats are refusing to pass temporary Government funding measures without a deal on immigration. With the Government in shutdown, Republican Mitch McConnell has inched towards a compromise, but is it enough?
Congress scrambles to prevent a potential US government shutdown ahead of Friday's midnight deadline.
The effort to impeach President Donald Trump, which was introduced by Democrat Al Green, failed after a bipartisan majority voted to kill the impeachment effort.
Democrats have won two significant victories in the US in the first statewide elections since Donald Trump came to power.
"Every time Donald Trump's political death was predicted, he came out with higher poll numbers"
The legal but controversial devices can transform guns into fully-automatic weapons capable of firing multiple rounds in long bursts.
Trump: dreamer deal 'fairly close'
Trump tries to get Republican rebels on board after they vow to oppose healthcare bill in Senate vote
Georgia's record-breaking congressional election will be decided today.
This Tuesday, voters in the sixth Congressional district in Georgia will go to the polls in what may well be a stunning rebuke of Donald Trump and
Members of the U.S. Congress took to the field for their traditional Republicans vs. Democrats baseball game on Thursday, with many wearing hats to honour Representative Steve Scalise, who was critically wounded by a gunman as his Republican team practiced a day before.
The new leader of the conservative People's Party said he would discuss an early vote with Chancellor Kern on Monday after the coalition alliance collapsed last week.
By Peter Van Voorhis In the 1960s, activists at the University of California, Berkeley started the American free speech movement, where millions of students across the country fought for free speech r
A runoff is on the cards after a Democrat narrowly failed to pull off victory in a congressional vote in a suburban Atlanta seat.
In the ongoing affair of the Trump campaign’s Russia connection, Democrats in Washington are keeping their fire on the Attorney General, a day after