politics

Trump says he is speaking to five women to replace Ginsburg and will name nominee Friday or Saturday

Since 1975, it has taken an average of 71 days for a president’s Supreme Court nominee to be confirmed

What happens to Roe v. Wade without Ruth Bader Ginsburg?

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died on Friday at age 87

Boston has always been run by White men. Michelle Wu is out to change that.

Growing up, she never expected to run for office

A battle between farmers and ‘trust-fund hippies’: How a 170-foot Trump sign is dividing one Virginia county

Rappahannock leans conservative. But transplants are changing the county’s politics, longtime residents say.

She asked to vote remotely to protect her newborn — but was denied. So she brought her baby to the California House floor.

Buffy Wicks cast the deciding vote on a critical family leave bill

A police captain’s widow used his story to back Trump at the GOP convention. His daughters say it was ‘despicable.’

David Dorn was a registered Democrat who opposed Trump, his daughters say

100 years ago, these congresswomen broke barriers. But their legacy is a cautionary tale for today.

Today’s congresswomen are still trailed by many of the same challenges facing the original ‘Woman’s Bloc’