congress

supreme court

We're Watching the Slow Poisoning of the Supreme Court

Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation was unusually contentious and bitter, but it wasn't an aberration.
Harry Cheadle
10.6.18
2018 election

The Government Isn't Doing Enough to Protect Voting Systems from Hackers

Outdated voting machines, high costs, and a lack of security around databases are just some of the problems as the midterms approach.
Mark Hay
10.2.18
Views My Own

Jeff Flake Did the Right Thing, for Once

The Republican Senator's call for an FBI investigation into Brett Kavanaugh was a welcome moment of compromise, however small.
Harry Cheadle
9.28.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

LIVE: Watch the Senate Judiciary Committee Vote on Kavanaugh's Confirmation

Despite the allegations of sexual assault against the Supreme Court nominee, they're going ahead with the vote at 1:30 PM ET.
VICE Staff
9.28.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

LIVE: Watch Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford Testify Before the Senate

The SCOTUS nominee and the woman who accused him of sexual assault in high school are facing questions from the Senate Judiciary Committee and a prosecutor.
VICE Staff
9.27.18
Views My Own

The Kavanaugh Allegations Are a Test and Republicans, They're Failing

The GOP is showing that it doesn't really care about investigating the accusations against Trump's Supreme Court pick.
Harry Cheadle
9.19.18
House Party

Election Nerds Should Be Obsessing Over the 'New York Times' Live Polls

They give us a window into the most important elections of the year.
Robert Wheel
9.19.18
Brett Kavanaugh

Will the Senate Avoid the Horrible Mistakes of the Anita Hill Hearing?

Once again, legislators have to confront a Supreme Court nominee accused of acting horribly toward a woman.
Allie Conti
9.18.18
politics

How Brett Kavanaugh Could Get Denied a Supreme Court Seat

We might be heading toward another shorthanded Supreme Court.
Harry Cheadle
9.17.18
war

Congress Can Rein in America's Forever Wars, It Just Won't

Seventeen years after Congress told George W. Bush to go after the 9/11 attackers, the military is using that authorization to fight battles all over the world.
Mark Hay
9.11.18
House Party

These Are the 12 House Races Everyone Should Be Watching

A breakdown of the elections that will decide whether Congress will act as a check on Trump.
Robert Wheel
9.5.18
politics

Time Is Running Out, So Why Aren't Democrats Yelling About Climate Change?

The party has shifted to the left and is proposing bold new solutions on a range of issues—but its leading figures aren't talking much about the most existential threat to our future.
Zeeshan Aleem
8.29.18