Trump's interim attorney general will now oversee Robert Mueller's Russia investigation, which he has repeatedly criticized.
What if Trump wins re-election by razor-thin margins in states where Republicans have made it harder to cast a ballot?
Capital punishment is losing support in the United States, but what about on the Supreme Court?
Thanks to a 2013 ruling, Southern states are free to pass restrictive laws without government scrutiny.
Why is the Democratic senator from Rhode Island so hesitant on full representation for the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico?
Whether citizens of all stripes enjoy broad legal protections increasingly depends on where they live.
Republicans are fighting to hold on to secretary of state offices that have become vehicles for purging voter rolls and restricting ballot access.
Justice Brett Kavanaugh's first chance to roll back abortion rights almost certainly won't be a challenge to Roe v. Wade.
The embattled nominee confirmed Democrats' fears that he would be a partisan warrior for the right.