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November 7, 2018
The Capitol dome is seen at sunset on Election Day, in Washington, Nov. 6, 2018.  (Sarah Silbiger/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Democrats projected to win control of House, but Senate remains in GOP hands
November 7, 2018 - 6:49am
October 10, 2018
FBI Director Christopher Wray speak during a news briefing at the White House on Aug 2, 2018 in Washington. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford.
FBI director defends 'limited' Kavanaugh background probe
October 10, 2018 - 1:44pm
September 28, 2018
Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh listens during his conformation hearing in the Senate Judiciary Committee on September 4, 2018, in Washington. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
Trump orders FBI to reopen background investigation of Kavanaugh
September 28, 2018 - 7:01pm
September 18, 2018
The U.S. Capitol in Washington. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Aaron P. Bernstein.
Senate passes massive defense, health spending bill, punts border wall fight
September 18, 2018 - 3:22pm
September 6, 2018
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Senate reaches agreement on opioids package
September 6, 2018 - 9:40pm
With photojournalists documenting his arrival to the hearing room, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh listens during his confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill on Thursday.  Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
Trump and questions of presidential power dominate third day of Kavanaugh hearings
September 6, 2018 - 9:34pm
September 5, 2018
Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh appears during a confirmation hearing on Wednesday in Washington, D.C.  Washington Post photo by Matt McClain
Kavanaugh debates and dodges on Day 2 of his Supreme Court confirmation hearing
September 5, 2018 - 7:59pm
August 29, 2018
Koch network to run $5 million US Senate campaign ad barrage
August 29, 2018 - 12:19pm
July 19, 2018
Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.), left, and Sen. Chris Coons (D-Del.) during a news conference about affirming support for the U.S. intelligence community, on Capitol Hill in Washington, July 19, 2018. (Al Drago/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
White House: Trump opposes Putin's request to interview current and former US officials
July 19, 2018 - 2:18pm
July 9, 2018
Senators brag on the provisions included in its farm bill
July 9, 2018 - 8:37am
July 7, 2018
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AgweekTV: Life After CRP
July 7, 2018 - 8:30am
June 23, 2018
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AgweekTV: Trade War Escalates
June 23, 2018 - 8:30am
June 11, 2018
Senators seek to check president's authority on tariffs related to national security
June 11, 2018 - 6:50am
May 16, 2018
A rally in support of net neutrality outside the Capitol in Washington, Feb. 27, 2018. (Erin Schaff/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Senate approves bipartisan resolution to restore FCC net neutrality rules
May 16, 2018 - 4:20pm
April 19, 2018
Sen. Tammy Duckworth arrives on Capitol Hill with her 10-day-old daughter, Maile, in Washington, April 19, 2018. Daughter in hand, Duckworth came to the Senate floor to vote no on the confirmation of Rep. James Bridenstine (R-Okla.) as the new head of NASA. (Erin Schaff/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Duckworth's newborn daughter becomes first baby permitted on Senate floor
April 19, 2018 - 3:09pm