GOP

Despite political pressure, George Santos isn't resigning

The Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State and local Republican leaders in New York are calling for the immediate resignation of their new GOP congressman George Santos. Santos is facing multiple investigations by prosecutors over his personal and campaign…

GOP opens long-promised investigation into Biden family

The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - House Republicans have opened their long-promised investigation into President Joe Biden and his family. They are wielding the power of their majority to demand information from the Treasury Department and former Twitter executives as…

GOP requests intel 'damage assessment' of Biden documents

The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - The top Republican on the House Intelligence Committee has requested that U.S. intelligence conduct a “damage assessment” of potentially classified documents found in the Washington office space of President Joe Biden’s former institute. Rep.…

GOP stumbles with independents contributed to midterm woes

The Associated Press EAGAN, Minn. (AP) - A sweeping national survey of the electorate, AP VoteCast, finds that Republican House candidates nationwide won the support of 38% of independent voters during last month's midterm elections. That lackluster showing among independents…

GOP's new committee leaders prepare blitz of investigations

The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - House Republicans are promising aggressive oversight of the Biden administration once they assume the majority next year. They are planning to take particular focus on the business dealings of presidential son Hunter Biden, illegal…

GOP's lackluster fundraising spurs post-election infighting

The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - Republicans are engaged in a round of finger-pointing as both parties sift through the results of Democrats’ stronger-than-expected showing in the midterm elections. But the recriminations obscure a much deeper dilemma for the party.…

Red wave crashing? GOP momentum slips as fall sprint begins

NEW YORK (AP) - The great red wave is looming. But as the 2022 midterm elections enter a final two-month sprint, leading Republicans fear their party’s advantage may be slipping. That's even as Democrats confront their president’s weak standing, deep…

Cheney's defeat end of an era for GOP; Trump's party now

WASHINGTON (AP) - Liz Cheney’s resounding election defeat marks the end of an era for the Republican Party. Her loss to a Trump-backed challenger is the most high-profile political casualty yet as the GOP transforms into the party of Trump.…