Congress

Chuck Grassley tests positive for coronavirus

Grassley, the Senate’s president pro tempore, is third in the line of succession for the presidency, after Vice President Mike Pence and Speaker Nancy Pelosi. Grassley joins Sens. Mike Lee (R-Utah), Thom Tillis (R-N.C.), Rand Paul (R-Ky.) and Bill Cassidy (R-La.) in testing positive for the virus. Meanwhile, Sens. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) and Bob Casey […]

Congress

Pelosi suggests she’ll serve her last term as speaker

“I consider this a gift, and I can’t wait to be working with Joe Biden and preparing us into our transition into the future.” Pelosi ran unopposed and needed only a simple majority of the Democratic Caucus during the secret ballot vote. But she’ll still have to clinch 218 votes on the House floor in […]