After centuries, there are 2 rooms on the Capitol's Senate side named for women

June 17, 2022 - 6:26am EDT
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Democrat Barbara Mikulski of Maryland was the longest serving female senator. Maine Republican Margaret Chase Smith was the first woman to be elected to both the House and Senate

Jun 12 - 4:16pm EDT

Nevada's U.S. Senate race will be closely watched this year. One voting group critical in the outcome is nonpartisan voters, who make up more than 30 percent of the state's registered voters.

Jun 12 - 4:16pm EDT

Nevada's U.S. Senate race will be closely watched this year. One voting group critical in the outcome is nonpartisan voters, who make up more than 30 percent of the state's registered voters.

Jun 12 - 8:00am EDT

The House is expected to vote Wednesday on a resolution to hold Attorney General Merrick Garland in contempt.

Jun 12 - 8:00am EDT

The House is expected to vote Wednesday on a resolution to hold Attorney General Merrick Garland in contempt.

Jun 12 - 3:00am EDT

Nine out of 10 women who’ve ridden Mexico City’s public metro system claim to have been victims of sexual harassment despite cars that are reserved only for women and children.

Jun 12 - 3:00am EDT

Nine out of 10 women who’ve ridden Mexico City’s public metro system claim to have been victims of sexual harassment despite cars that are reserved only for women and children.

Jun 12 - 1:28am EDT

Republican Sam Brown will face incumbent Democratic Sen. Jacky Rosen, who also won her primary Tuesday night, in a race that could help decide which party controls the U.S. Senate.

Jun 12 - 1:28am EDT

Republican Sam Brown will face incumbent Democratic Sen. Jacky Rosen, who also won her primary Tuesday night, in a race that could help decide which party controls the U.S. Senate.

Jun 11 - 5:03pm EDT

Four people involved with a 2019 mayoral primary in Connecticut's largest city were charged for allegedly misusing absentee ballots. Similar accusations roiled the 2023 mayoral election as well.