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If your business has fewer than 500 employees, it may be affected by a new bill to guarantee employees paid leave.

Here’s how a new law giving workers paid sick leave amid coronavirus will affect you

About 25% of American workers don't have access to paid sick leave from their employers. The new law would give employees 10 weeks of paid leave.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez demands the government distribute a universal basic income and implement ‘Medicare for all’ to fight the coronavi...

"This is not the time for half measures. We need to take dramatic action now to stave off the worst public health & economic affects," she said.

A Senate staffer just became the first known person on Capitol Hill to be infected with the coronavirus

A staffer who works in Sen. Maria Cantwell's office has tested positive for coronavirus. Cantwell's office is closing.

Sri Preston Kulkarni wins Democratic primary in Texas’ 22nd congressional district while Republicans head to a runoff

Five Democrats and 15 Republicans fought for their party's nominations in a congressional seat that was previously a red stronghold now trending blue.

LIVE UPDATES: The polls in California have officially closed. Watch the results for the special election in California’s 25th Congressional Dist...

The special election will fill the vacancy left by former Rep. Katie Hill, who resigned after a scandal ignited by a messy divorce and revenge porn.

After more than 100 years, the House passed the Emmett Till Antilynching Act

"The passage of this bill will send a strong and clear message to the nation that we will not tolerate this bigotry," Rep. Bobby Rush said.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says some members of Congress are ‘not smarter than a bartender’

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez hit back at critics who deride her past experience as a bartender during an appearance on Showtime's "Desus & Mero."
The two U.S House of Representatives articles of impeachment of President Donald Trump await the signature of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) before an engrossment ceremony at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S., January 15, 2020.

Photos show the articles of impeachment against Trump

Pelosi, flanked by House managers and Democratic leaders, signed the articles of impeachment with multiple pens.

China accuses US of ‘political plot’ to thwart its development after House okays Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act

The legislation paves the way for sanctions against individuals deemed responsible for actions to undermine Hong Kong’s autonomy.
Documentarian Rachel Lears films Riley Roberts and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in their Bronx apartment.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s partner Riley Roberts stays out of the spotlight. He’s onto something.

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's partner Riley Roberts may be a model for how a new generation of male political spouses may handle the public eye.