Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch has wrapped up two days of Senate questioning to glowing reviews from Republicans and complaints from frustrated Democrats that he concealed his conservative views from the American public.
The Idaho Senate has killed a roughly $320 million transportation funding plan, effectively squashing hope of passing any significant funding proposal to repair the state's crumbling roads and bridges before the end of the session.
Vermont's most populous county is joining a handful of communities around the country considering setting up supervised injection sites for heroin and other opioid users to reduce overdoses and get more people into treatment.
A lawmaker whose proposal to give computer chip maker Intel a new way to use millions of dollars in tax credits was rejected by the full House pushed another proposal to cut taxes on manufacturing firms through a House committee Wednesday.
Republicans in the Arizona Senate rejected concerns from Democrats and gave initial approval to a legislation that would ban paying petition circulators for each signature they gather to qualify a voter initiative for the ballot.
The chairman of the House intelligence committee says communications of Donald Trump and his transition team may have been scooped up by American intelligence officials monitoring other targets and improperly distributed throughout spy agencies.