Republican senators work to stay if Trump loses

Aug 24, 2016

Republican senators work to stay if Trump loses

A key question looms for vulnerable Republican senators in this election: If Donald Trump loses big, can they still survive? With 11 weeks until Election Day, Trump’s declining standing in the polls has GOP Senate candidates preparing for the worst, and they are maneuvering ...

Aug 6, 2016

U.S. House will not vote on TPP Asia trade bill this year

Speaker Paul Ryan said Friday that the House of Representatives will not vote this year on the sweeping TPP Asia-Pacific trade deal backed by President Barack Obama. The Wisconsin Republican is a longtime proponent of free trade, but he said Obama made mistakes in ...

Aug 3, 2016

First Republican congressman pledges to vote Clinton

A three-term U.S. representative from New York on Tuesday became the first Republican member of Congress to declare publicly that he will vote for Hillary Clinton for president. While other Republicans in the House have refused to endorse Republican nominee Donald Trump, so far ...