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Jacob Fischler covers federal policy as a senior reporter in the States Newsroom Washington bureau. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues as well as climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.

U.S. House Republicans on Wednesday struggled but whipped just enough votes to pass their plan to temporarily raise the nation’s borrowing limit and also…

As TikTok has mushroomed to more than 150 million monthly U.S. users, so have warnings among both state legislators and members of Congress about…

A U.S. House panel grilled TikTok’s CEO for more than five hours Thursday over the social media giant’s ties to China, and indicated there…

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer called Wednesday for the federal authority responsible for determining the causes of transportation casualties to investigate the safety…

President Joe Biden began his State of the Union address Tuesday — his first to a divided Congress — with an appeal to bipartisan…

A breakdown in the federal aviation system earlier this month threw a spotlight on the absence of a Senate-confirmed leader of the Federal Aviation…

The White House revealed Thursday morning that more classified documents from President Joe Biden’s time as vice president were discovered outside of secure government…

Two years after a mob of Donald Trump supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol in an attempt to undo Trump’s loss in the 2020 presidential…

‘Ours is not a system of justice where foot soldiers go to jail and the masterminds and ringleaders get a pass,’ Raskin says.

Marijuana legalization is on ballots in five states, including four states where Republicans are in control of both legislative chambers and the governor’s office.