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Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright warns of fascism at forum

Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright warned of fascism in the United States during an East Lansing appearance Wednesday. She was speaking at the former...

Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan takes workhorse-showhorse divide to extremes

WASHINGTON — One of the most influential members of Congress — and most ardent defenders of President Donald Trump — is also one of...

U.S. House votes to remove Equal Rights Amendment obstacle

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House voted on Thursday to remove one barrier to adding the Equal Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, but plenty...

U.S. Senate approves bipartisan measure to curb Trump’s military power

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate issued a rare bipartisan rebuke to President Donald Trump Thursday when it approved a resolution that would curtail his...

Trump’s budget would cut Lordstown loan program

The effort to transform the Lordstown Assembly plant into a new home for electric vehicle production is seen by many as helping to revitalize...

Native American women are missing and murdered. Will the federal government...

WASHINGTON — Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind was 22, eight months pregnant, and looking forward to her baby shower the following day when she went missing on...

Ohio House members propose bill to address toxic ‘forever chemicals’ in...

Two Ohio House Democrats have introduced legislation that would crack down on per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, a class of chemicals known as PFAS that...

In acquittal victory speech, Trump praises ‘warrior’ Rep. Jordan’s body

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump took a victory lap on Thursday, the day after the U.S. Senate voted to acquit him on articles of...

Congress is talking about paid family leave. Will they do anything?

WASHINGTON — Democrats and Republicans in Congress seem to agree on expanding access to paid family leave.  But they disagree on how to do it.  U.S....

Trump acquitted, despite one GOP defector

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has survived impeachment, but he didn’t emerge unscathed.  The U.S. Senate on Wednesday acquitted Trump on charges that he abused...
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