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Here's how far apart the White House and GOP are on infrastructure

Biden will meet again with Republican Sen. Capito to discuss counteroffer

Originally Published: 03 JUN 21 16:23 ET Updated: 03 JUN 21 16:54 ET By Katie Lobosco, CNN (CNN) -- The White House and a group of Senate Republicans continued negotiating on an infrastructure package this week, more than two months…

Texas Democrats call on Congress to act on voting rights but key obstacles loom

Democrats are intensifying their demands for Congress to pass sweeping voting rights legislation.

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, a Democrat from New York, center, arrives to the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. The Senate minority leader dismissed bipartisan efforts to set up an…

Chauvin makes appearance on federal charges in Floyd's death

Chauvin appeared in court on charges alleging he violated Floyd's civil rights

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder in last year’s death of George Floyd has made an initial appearance in federal court for allegedly violating Floyd's civil rights. Derek Chauvin was dressed in an orange prison…

Senate Republicans expected to block vote on January 6 commission

This will be the first filibuster in the Biden presidency

Originally Published: 27 MAY 21 05:04 ET Updated: 27 MAY 21 13:29 ET By Alex Rogers, Manu Raju and Ted Barrett, CNN (CNN) -- Senate Republicans are expected to block as soon as Thursday a bill creating a commission to…

Where things stand in the Trump criminal investigations

Some of the investigations are intensifying

Originally Published: 26 MAY 21 17:19 ET Updated: 26 MAY 21 17:39 ET By Marshall Cohen, CNN (CNN) -- Former President Donald Trump left the White House four months ago, but he didn't leave his legal troubles behind, and in…