British Law Highlights Parental Leave for Lawmakers

Measures that grant workers paid time off when they become parents have not always benefited the…

Action on Stimulus Bill Halts as Senate Clerks Read All 628 Pages Aloud

Asked when the process would end, Senator Mike Braun, Republican of Indiana, observed, “I think that…

Senate takes first step toward passing $1.9 trillion Covid relief bill — here’s what happens next

The Senate took its first major step Thursday toward passing Democrats’ $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package…

Elaine Chao’s Mix of Work and Family Drew Early Ethics Scrutiny

Foremost, the company Mr. Chao ran until 2018 and which is now run by Ms. Chao’s…

Senate Advances $1.9 Trillion Coronavirus Relief Bill Despite GOP Opposition

The Senate voted to begin debate on President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package on…

Treasury to Invest $9 Billion in Minority Communities

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration unveiled a plan on Thursday to invest $9 billion in minority…

Brian Kemp Says He’d ‘Absolutely’ Back Trump — Who Called Him A ‘Nut Job’ — In 2024

Ex-President Donald Trump smeared Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp (R) as a “nut job,” a “moron” and “hapless,” and demanded…

C.I.A. to Expand Inquiry Into Mysterious Health Episodes Overseas

WASHINGTON — A new C.I.A. task force is trying to expand efforts to find the cause…

Republicans Won Blue-Collar Votes. They’re Not Offering Much in Return.

As the election returns rolled in showing President Donald J. Trump winning strong support from blue-collar…

Pandemic school closures could create a drag on the economy for years

Jay Horton, 6, attends virtual first grade on the first day of school at the Horton…