WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell implored unvaccinated Americans Tuesday to take the COVID-19 shot, issuing a stark and grave warning of a repeat of last year's rising caseloads and shutdowns if people refuse to protect themselves from the coronavirus.
Pulse writers praise the support shown during Omaha's parade marking Memorial Day.
WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans on Friday blocked creation of a bipartisan panel to study the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol in a show of party …
The president of the Nebraska Hospital Association writes the Public Pulse to urge cooperation for further progress against COVID.
Republicans are now lining up against the bipartisan investigation, instead siding with former President Donald Trump.
President Joe Biden responded on Wednesday to Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's comment that "100%" of his focus is "on stopping this n…
Mitch McConnell suggested that big corporations should stay out of politics, but keep handing over campaign donations. Meanwhile, the Democrats lambasted the right for donations of dark money while they benefitted the most from dark money in 2020. When the system is in disarray, but it benefits both sides, is it possible to change it?
It's an illusion to think that corporations have long isolated themselves from political activity. The reality is the opposite, Steve Chapman writes.
Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts received his first dose of the COVID vaccine at Nebraska Medicine. "At the end of the day, this is how we all get through the pandemic," Ricketts said.
Former President Donald Trump will speak at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Orlando, Florida, next Sunday, according to a sour…
Trying to persuade Republican senators to convict former President Donald Trump in an impeachment trial is like trying to sell tickets for a t…
To anyone who followed Joe Biden’s successful campaign and his comments since clinching the presidency, the underlying theme of his inaugural …
We are not going to be joining hands across America and singing “Kumbaya” anytime soon. But we can strive for civility — certainly we have more common cause than real reasons for division.
Three new Democratic senators have been sworn in to office by Vice President Kamala Harris. That means their party now has control of the White House and Congress for the first time in a decade.
As president, Joe Biden will face an obstacle — a still hard-to-control U.S. Senate.
Donald Trump was impeached for a second time Wednesday, just a week after he encouraged loyalists to “fight like hell” against election results and then a mob of supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol. The House voted 232-197, with 10 Republicans joining Democrats to rebuke the president.
If the House impeaches President Donald Trump, a Senate trial on whether to convict him of inciting insurrection seems all but certain to have to wait until President-elect Joe Biden is inaugurated.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump was impeached by the U.S. House for a historic second time Wednesday, charged with “incitement of ins…
The widely popular defense measure provides a 3% pay raise for U.S. troops and guides defense policy. In dismissing objections to the $740 billion bill, Congress rebuked Trump just weeks before his term ends.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell shut the door Wednesday on President Trump's push for $2,000 COVID-19 relief checks as he blocked another attempt by Democrats to force a vote.
All eyes are on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday.
The House and Senate appear poised to pass a roughly $900 billion COVID-19 relief bill on Monday. A bipartisan group of lawmakers helped break the logjam between negotiators.