CNN projects Rep. Mary Peltola will win race for Alaska House seat, thwarting Sarah Palin’s political comeback again

(CNN) — Alaska Rep. Mary Peltola, the Democrat who won a special election that sent her to Congress this summer, will once again thwart former Gov. SarahRead More

DOJ prosecutors seek testimony from former Vice President Pence in January 6 criminal probe

(CNN) — Justice Department prosecutors have reached out to representatives of former Vice President Mike Pence to seek his testimony in the criminal investigation intoRead More

Biden to extend student loan pause as court battle drags on

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden announced Tuesday that his administration will extend the pause on federal student loan payments while the White House fightsRead More

After 3-year legal fight, SCOTUS approves handover of former President Trump’s tax returns to congressional committee

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Tuesday cleared the way for the imminent handover of former President Donald Trump’s tax returns to a congressionalRead More

House points to process as Baker presses for ‘crisis’ aid

Gov. Charlie Baker says an influx of migrants is contributing to an emergency shelter system in “crisis” and on Friday urged lawmakers to promptly actRead More

Council weighing hearings on Amirault pardons

STATE HOUSE, BOSTON, NOV. 21, 2022…..The Parole Board denied the Amiraults a chance to state their case for pardons, but since Gov. Charlie Baker wentRead More

Baker announces pardons of 6 people, commutation of 1

Saturday, Gov. Charlie Baker announced the commutation of Ramadan Shabazz’s first-degree murder sentence, and the pardon of six individual people. According to officials, Shabazz, 72,Read More

AG Garland appoints special counsel to oversee investigations into former President Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Merrick Garland named a special counsel on Friday to oversee the Justice Department’s investigation into the presence of classified documentsRead More

Democrat Frisch concedes to Republican Lauren Boebert in close US House race in Colorado

(CNN) — Democrat Adam Frisch announced in a live Facebook speech that he called GOP Rep. Lauren Boebert and conceded in Colorado’s 3rd Congressional District race. AlthoughRead More

Hakeem Jeffries launches bid to be Nancy Pelosi’s successor

(CNN) — House Democrats appear likely to choose New York Rep. Hakeem Jeffries to succeed Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a potentially historic move to elect the firstRead More