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ronald-d-vitiello-111718.jpg Senator Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, indicated Friday he will give up his Senate Judiciary Committee gavel and reclaim the position of Senate Finance Committee Chairman in the next Congress.

marcia-fudge-111518.jpg Congresswoman Marcia Fudge, D-Ohio, is considering challenging current House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., for the position of House Speaker in the next Congress. "People are asking me to do it, and I am thinking about it," Fudge told The Cleveland Plain Dealer on Wednesday.

catherinecortez-111518.jpg Nevada Senator Catherine Cortez Masto, D-Nev., will lead Democrats' efforts to retake control of the Senate in 2020, Senator Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., revealed on Thursday. Schumer announced Cortez Masto will be the first Latina to serve as Chairwoman of the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee.

kevin-mccarthy-111418.jpg Congressman Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., will serve as House Minority Leader in the next Congress after a vote by members of the Republican caucus on Wednesday. McCarthy will take over as the top Republican in the House from retiring House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., as Democrats retake control of the chamber next year.

nancy-pelosi-1114180.jpg Democrats are divided over whether current House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., should once again become House Speaker in the next Congress, according to the results of a new CNN poll.

kyrstensinema-111318.jpg Democratic Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., has won a tightly contested Senate election in Arizona with a lead of 1.7 percent of votes over her Republican rival Congresswoman Martha McSally, R-Ariz. Sinema initially trailed McSally on election night but climbed into the lead as more votes were counted.

cindy-hyde-smith-111218.jpg Mississippi Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., is facing considerable criticism after a video surfaced of the Republican lawmaker joking about attending a "public hanging." "If he invited me to a public hanging, I'd be on the front row," Hyde-Smith says in the video after receiving support from a...

kyrsten-sinema-111218.jpg Democratic Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema's, D-Ariz., lead over Republican Congresswoman Martha McSally, R-Ariz., in Arizona's closely watched Senate race has continued to expand. Unofficial results released by the Arizona Secretary of State late Sunday showed Sinema leading McSally by 32,169 votes or about 1.5 percent.

gop-111218.jpg President Donald Trump and Rick Scott, the Republican candidate for Florida's Senate seat, have alleged electoral fraud as a machine recount of votes has been ordered for state governor and senator following Tuesday's closely fought midterm elections.

rick-scott-110918.jpg Two high profile races in Florida appear to be headed toward recounts, with Governor and Republican Senate candidate Rick Scott accusing Democrats of trying to "steal" the election. Votes in the Senate race between Scott and Democratic Senator Bill Nelson, D-Fla., and the gubernatorial race between...

jeff-sessions-110818.jpg Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions is reportedly considering running for his old Alabama Senate seat in 2020 after being fired as the nation's top law enforcement official on Wednesday.

trump-pelosi-110718.jpg As the results of the midterm elections came in, President Donald Trump endorsed House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., for the post of House Speaker and promised support across party lines if she lacks support from her own party. "In all fairness, Nancy Pelosi deserves to be chosen Speaker of the House by the Democrats," Trump said on Twitter Wednesday morning.

capitol-cracked-110718.jpg Capitol Hill has been far from the most productive workplaces in recent years and seems poised for even more gridlock following the results of Tuesday's highly anticipated midterm elections. Current projections point to mixed government in Washington, D.C., with Democrats taking control of the House and Republicans expanding their majority in the Senate.

capitol-building-110618.jpg With the highly anticipated midterm elections underway across the nation, U.S. voters will head to the polls on Tuesday to decide control of both the House and the Senate. Recent analysis shows Democrats are likely to retake control of the House of Representatives for the first time since 2010, while...

menendez-senate-110518.jpg Reflecting a shift by independent voters, the results of a new Quinnipiac University poll show Democratic Senator Bob Menendez, D-N.J., has pulled out to a significant lead in the New Jersey Senate race.

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