Republicans Keep Control Of US Senate In 2018 Midterm Election, CBS News, CNN ProjectsCNN projects that Republicans will keep control of the Senate, a result that was not unexpected but still never assured in this unpredictable political environment until voters had their say. The outcome represents a significant victory for the GOP and President Donald Trump.
GOP, Democrats Dodge Disaster In California Primaries Republicans and Democrats alike appear to have escaped calamity in a crucial day of coast-to-coast primary battles as they fight to shape the political battlefield for the fall.
California Republicans Advance In Fight Over House ControlEndangered Republican incumbents advanced to November ballots in closely contested U.S. House races in California, where Democrats hope to capture a string of GOP-held seats in the party's bid to reclaim control of the chamber.
Pres. Trump Declares Primaries Delivered 'Great Night' For RepublicansWith the prospect of a "blue wave" in the November elections, Republicans and Democrats appeared to have escaped embarrassment Wednesday after primaries across eight states.
Candidates In California Governor's Race Differ On Whether Trump Is RacistCandidates seeking to become California's next governor dueled Saturday over deep partisan differences, with Democrats and Republicans breaking sharply on issues from President Donald Trump to health care.
Recall Election For California Senator Will ProceedCalifornia's top elections official says there are enough signatures to hold a recall election for Sen. Josh Newman.
Senate Approves Gop Tax Plan, House To Revote WednesdayIn a vote in the early Wednesday morning hours, the Senate approved the final version of the first overhaul of the US tax code in more than 30 years, handing President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans their most significant legislative victory of 2017.
GOP Leaders Finalize Biggest Tax Overhaul In 3 DecadesRepublicans finalized their sweeping tax package Friday, expanding the child tax credit to placate a reluctant GOP senator as they pushed to muscle the bill through Congress next week and give President Donald Trump his first major legislative victory.
GOP Blocks Democratic Supermajority In California SenateRepublicans capitalized on Democrats' recent corruption scandals and successfully blocked them from regaining two-thirds control of the state Senate and picked up seats in the Assembly.
Several House Freshmen Survive California PrimarySeveral vulnerable U.S. House freshmen survived tight contests in California's congressional races, as Democrats sought to gain ground in the party's longshot bid to reclaim majority control in Washington.
Candidate On Probation For Shoplifting Eyes Senate A 2011 surveillance video shows a woman with a bag walking into a Neiman Marcus store and trying on clothes. She buys some items and returns others before being stopped outside the high-end department store by security workers.
Condoleezza Rice Endorses Kashkari For Governor Former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice is endorsing investment banker Neel Kashkari's bid for California governor amid growing concern within the party about his GOP rival.
Issa Condemns Donnelly's Comments On Islamic LawGubernatorial candidate Tim Donnelly tried to link his Republican rival, Indian-American Neel Kashkari, to Islamic law.
California Bill Reignites Affirmative Action FightNearly 20 years after California became the first state to ban the use of race and ethnicity in college admissions, a proposal to reinstate affirmative action has sparked a backlash that is forging a new divide in the state's powerful Democratic Party and creating opportunity for conservatives.
Democrats Derail GOP Attempt To Expel Senator Democrats in the Senate derailed an attempt Thursday by Republicans to expel a legislator convicted of perjury and voter fraud, prompting pointed comments by lawmakers from both parties.