Chamber ads press McCaskill, Heitkamp on reform bill
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has begun airing TV ads targeting two centrist Democratic senators who face tough re-election battles in 2018, urging them to support a sweeping regulatory reform bill that passed the House earlier this year.
Trump hires House aide for CEQ
A veteran House energy lawyer has been tapped as a political appointee in President Trump's environmental office, according to several sources familiar with the hire.
Enviro attorney seeks to unseat Issa
Two vulnerable House Republicans from California who represent districts that Hillary Clinton carried in the 2016 White House election got Democratic challengers yesterday.
Inhofe boosts longtime staffer to top job
Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.) announced last night that his legislative director, Luke Holland, would become his new chief of staff.
Party preaching unity after tight race for chairman
New Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez moved swiftly to promote unity as he takes over a party riven by the 2016 presidential primary and a ruinous showing in the general election, appointing his vanquished rival, Rep. Keith Ellison of Minnesota, as deputy chairman.