Republican Sen. Ted Cruz and Democratic challenger Rep. Beto O'Rourke face off in a final debate on Tuesday night in a race that has captured national attention. Senator Cruz has a narrow lead in a campaign that has divided families across conservative suburbs.
Gerrymandering, voter ID laws, and intimidation methods have historically prevented Native Americans from participating in politics. But that's starting to change as government officials, nonprofits, and Native American leaders push back.
Split with an 11-10 Republican majority, the Senate Judiciary Committee will vote Sept. 28 on whether or not to move Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh forward. The Trump administration continues to fiercely defend Mr. Kavanaugh, though some GOP senators remain undecided.