Louisiana state Sen. Dan Claitor (R) usually votes for tougher abortion restrictions, but this time around, he said he could not.
Violent protests after a San Jose Trump rally raise questions about Cleveland's ability to handle clashes when an expected 50,000 visitors attend the convention in July.
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R) of Wisconsin has cautiously endorsed the Republican presumptive nominee Donald Trump as his best chance of passing an upcoming House Republican policy.
We often perform great mental gymnastics to prove we are right and to allow ourselves to believe what we want to believe.
Historically, a vital part of the US presidency is forging relationships with other world leaders. And the going isn't necessarily easier there than it is with the news media – a group that seems to rattle Donald Trump.
The state's Republican governor has said he would sign a bill that would allow transgender people access to public places in accordance with their gender identity, provided it includes one key provision.
There are clear signs now that the new generation of voters are not allowing themselves to be cannibalized by polarized voices on the left and right.
For all the emphasis on Bernie Sanders's democratic socialism, ideology isn't what most sets apart his voters from backers of Hillary Clinton. The biggest split between the camps may be over party identification.
Fewer than a quarter of US voters say they are excited about the upcoming presidential election. About 55 percent of Americans report a sense of helplessness, according to a new AP-NORC poll.
Conservative editor Bill Kristol, a leader of the #NeverTrump movement, says a serious independent challenger is about to appear.
There’s an official definition of Memorial Day. And then there’s the way American citizens actually celebrate it.