How Congress is supposed to certify the Electoral College

Wednesday in Washington D.C. was supposed to be a ceremonial day inside Congress where the Electoral College votes are transmitted to the capitol, opened, and then accepted by the House of Representatives and Senate. Normally this process takes 30-45 minutes…

Trump pledges to 'make America great again for all Americans'

President Donald Trump sought to infuse his maiden State of the Union address Tuesday with an undercurrent of optimism, issuing a call for Democrats and Republicans to look past deep national divisions in order to do good by the American people.

Trump recognizes Jerusalem as Israel's capital

President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital on Wednesday and announced plans to relocate the US Embassy there, a move expected to inflame tensions in the region and unsettle the prospects for peace.

Committee OKs more anti-harassment training for senators

A key Washington state Senate committee has approved annual anti-harassment training for senators and their staff.The Seattle Times reports the training would be provided around the start of every legislative session. Previously, senators and staff would get training in their first year with sometimes a refresher course in later years.