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The unlikely allies who sank Joe Manchin’s energy deal

The 10 races that could decide Senate control

What’s behind House Democrats’ sudden compromise on policing

How 2022 became the year of the Latina Republican

Why the Senate’s same-sex marriage vote is getting delayed

What Republicans would do if they win back Congress

3 winners and 1 loser from the last big 2022 primaries

The Democratic infighting over Joe Manchin’s “side deal,” explained

Your 2022 midterms cheat sheet 

Same-sex marriage protections and 4 other big items on Congress’s to-do list

The expanded child tax credit kept 4 million kids out of poverty. Can it come back?

4 winners and 2 losers from the New York and Florida primaries

There’s a bipartisan bill to codify Roe — and abortion rights groups can’t stand it

Why the Inflation Reduction Act is such a big deal

The Inflation Reduction Act, explained

Would the Inflation Reduction Act actually reduce inflation?

Senate Republicans threatened to burn a bill that would have helped veterans. Here’s why.

Why the Inflation Reduction Act isn’t a sure thing

How Democrats plan to overhaul taxes, climate spending, and health care before the midterms

Republicans have a nonsensical argument against the same-sex marriage bill

The CHIPS Act won’t solve the chip shortage

Democrats are taking what they can get on Build Back Better

The bill that could make it harder to overturn an election

Same-sex marriage could get historic protections — if the Senate votes on it

This Michigan Democrat wants her party to “call bullshit, bullshit”

Josh Hawley’s viral transphobic comments, briefly explained

Senate Democrats slowly consider their options after Roe

The many reasons the “just vote” rhetoric from Democrats falls flat

The US’s first Black woman senator on what Ketanji Brown Jackson brings to the Supreme Court

7 shocking revelations from a real bad afternoon for Donald Trump

Republicans are eyeing a nationwide abortion ban. Can they pull it off?

Congress passes a landmark gun control package

The Supreme Court overturned Roe. What happens next?

The two main issues holding up a guns deal, briefly explained

Trump called his vice president a “wimp” for failing to do his coup

The January 6 committee calls Trump out for his scams

4 things we learned from Monday’s January 6 hearing

Trying the case at the scene of the crime

“Miracles sometimes happen”: The Senate hasn’t given up on gun control — yet

The first January 6 hearing served up surprising revelations — that all point to Trump