WGBH NewsSeptember 18, 2018 07:21 PM
Kavanaugh: Clarence Thomas 2.0?This coming Monday, the Senate Judiciary Committee is ready to hear from both Supreme Court Justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh and his accuser, Christine Blasey Ford.
Lisa Mascaro and Mark Sherman | Associated PressSeptember 6, 2018 12:37 PM
Dispute Over Releasing Documents Dominates Kavanaugh HearingThe finger-pointing over the unusual vetting process for Trump's nominee made for a rough start for the final day of questioning of Kavanaugh who has so far avoided major missteps that could block his confirmation.
Melissa Daniels | Associated PressSeptember 4, 2018 12:51 PM
Former Arizona U.S. Sen. Jon Kyl To Replace John McCainKyle is expected to be a placeholder, not running in 2020, when voters will get to decide who fills the remainder of McCain's seat through 2022.
Deirdre WalshAugust 31, 2018 09:47 AM
McCain Makes A Final Return to Washington For Rare HonorsThe senator's casket will lie in state in the Capitol rotunda, an honor bestowed on only some 30 Americans. Congressional leaders and Vice President Pence will pay tribute starting at 11 a.m. ET.
Domenico MontanaroAugust 30, 2018 05:00 AM
McCain's Death Marks The Near-Extinction Of BipartisanshipThe Arizona Republican was known for reaching across the aisle when big things had to be tackled. But the number of lawmakers willing to do that now is dwindling.
Brandon CarterAugust 30, 2018 05:00 AM
Former Colleagues, Friends, Athletes To Serve As McCain's PallbearersFormer Vice President Joe Biden, actor Warren Beatty, two legendary Arizona athletes and a Russian dissident are among several pallbearers at ceremonies honoring the late senator this week.
Kelsey SnellAugust 28, 2018 05:48 PM
McCain Honored By Best Friend Graham In Emotional Senate SpeechSen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C. said that Sen. John McCain, who died on Saturday, was successful in spite of his political failures.
Kelsey Snell, Deirdre WalshAugust 27, 2018 05:39 PM
Flag Flap Underscores Trump's Strained Relationship With McCainAfter criticism, President Trump directed federal flags to fly at half-staff to honor Sen. John McCain until he is buried. The move came after the White House flag was initially at full-staff Monday.
Brian NaylorAugust 27, 2018 04:55 PM
McCain Services To Include Past Presidents, But Not TrumpFormer McCain campaign chairman Rick Davis outlined five days of tributes and memorials to McCain, who died Saturday at the age of 81.