The 35 out of 211 Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives who voted for the independent commission to probe the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol signaled some cracks in the party's defense of former President Donald Trump. This report produced by Chris Dignam.
Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin tells CNN’s Dana Bash that he decided to endorse Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski’s reelection bid because she’s a “solid” partner in the Senate and is willing to work across party lines.
A bipartisan group of senators say they’ve reached a deal on an infrastructure package that will not include raising taxes. Some Democrats are not optimistic that a deal can be made and are urging their colleagues to take action now. CNN’s Manu Raju has more.
Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV), a pivotal swing vote for the Democratic party, tells CNN’s Manu Raju bipartisan infrastructure talks should continue even as pressure builds for Democrats to move ahead without Republican support.
[NFA] The Oregon House of Representatives on Thursday night voted to expel one of its own members accused of coordinating with protesters, some of whom were armed, to allow them into the state Capitol. Lisa Bernhard produced this report.
Former President Donald Trump is struggling to find a challenger against Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp. Trump publicly trashed Kemp after the governor wouldn’t help Trump cheat in the 2020 election. CNN reporter Michael Warren reports.
A bipartisan group of 10 U.S. senators said on Thursday it had reached agreement on a framework for a proposed infrastructure spending bill that would not include any tax increases. Bryan Wood reports.
California officials on Thursday said the state has appealed a federal judge's decision to strike down its three-decade-old ban on assault-style weapons, saying the law is needed to prevent gun deaths. Gloria Tso reports.
Senate Republicans blocked a bill creating a commission to investigate the pro-Trump riot at the US Capitol on January 6, preventing a high-profile probe into the attack that led to the deaths of five..