The decision to block witnesses was a blow for Democrats who believe National Security Advisor John Bolton has incriminating evidence against Donald Trump.
Democrats needed four Republican senators to side with them in a vote to call more witnesses in the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump.
The Senate majority leader is likely to insist on Clinton-era rules limiting Democrats to a one-day deposition. Here's why no one should let that happen.
Trump still appears to have the votes for an acquittal in the Senate. But sometimes a prevent defense ends up being an ill-fated strategy.
"Why is McConnell being so secretive about his proposal?" said Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., on Sunday.
After the Democrats impeach Trump in the House, a new show will open in the Senate. That production will be brought to you by Republicans — and it will give Trump an even grander stage.
The punchline is that the Constitution, for all of its moments of genius, provides certain elected officials with much discretion in one of its most solemn duties — the decision about whether or not to remove a sitting president. We will now see whether that discretion is abused.
Democrats are gearing up to fulfill their oversight responsibilities in a manner wholly consistent with what Republicans called for during the Obama years.
As long as Trump remains popular within his base I don’t know if we’re going to see a lot of profiles in courage in the Republican Party.
Senators sent home until Thursday as no deal is reached between Donald Trump and the Democrats
The state of Florida has ordered a machine recount in both the race for the Senate and the governorship
With Democrats about to take over the House Oversight Committee, White House corruption is going to take center stage.
Donald Trump has apologised to Brett Kavanaugh for the "pain and suffering" caused to him by sexual misconduct allegations, which the President has dismissed as a politically-motivated "hoax"
“I’ve ordered the FBI to conduct a supplemental investigation to update Judge Kavanaugh’s file," Trump wrote in a Tweet.
Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to a lifetime seat on the U.S. Supreme Court hung in the balance on Friday. Democratic senators call on the President to "immediately withdraw" the nomination but in a tweet, Trump says, Kavanaugh's testimony was powerful, honest and riveting"
Kavanaugh accuser to testify Thursday in U.S. Senate - lawyers
John McCain was a fighter in life, war and politics, who earned an immense amount of respect even from his opponents
The Republican is hoping to replace outgoing Utah Senator Orrin Hatch.
Bipartisan deal ignores safeguards for "dreamers" a key Democrat demand.
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?
The former US Army intelligence analyst is to seek the Democratic nomination for the Senate seat in Maryland.