Some states elect the replacement, others appoint them. Some do a combination of the two, with an interim Senator appointed until there's a special election.
Frustrated commissioner roasts senators for more than a decade of "unnecessary costs" to U.S. taxpayers.
The Missouri Senate race is expected to be one of the most hotly contested of the 2018 midterms.
President Donald Trump spent much of the government shutdown laying blame on congressional Democrats.
Item one: Republicans are planning to blame Democrats.
“I told Washington Republicans to grow a pair of ovaries and get the job done,” she says in the video.
Blankenship was sentenced to a year in prison in 2015 for conspiring to break mine safety laws after an investigation into the deaths of 29 miners in 2010.
Don't worry. If you own a private jet you'll be able to get tax breaks for storage, maintenance and fueling.
The chorus of GOP Senators speaking out against Trump exposes deep divides ahead of the 2018 midterms.
The plan has passed the Senate and is likely to get through the House next week.
Eight U.S. senators are calling on FIFA to investigate alleged use of forced labor and potentially strip Russia of the right to host next year’s tournament.
Democrats held a press conference Tuesday to explain their lawsuit against the president.
Democrats claim Trump has been receiving foreign profits in violation of the U.S. Constitution.
The proposed legislation could come to a vote as soon as this week.
A new poll found Bernie Sanders is still really popular in Vermont—but not as well-liked as he once was.
The decision paves the way for future Supreme Court nominees to advance without having to clear the 60-vote threshold.
How the new allegations could affect the judge’s confirmation chances depends on who you ask.
A vote on the judge’s Supreme Court confirmation is expected Friday.
Chuck Schumer and other Democrats are urging Republicans to choose another Supreme Court nominee.
A Senate seat would allow the movie star to get closer—geographically, anyway—to his recent tormentor, President Donald Trump.
Users are posting photos of Mother Teresa, Malala Yousafzai and other iconic women after Republicans silenced the Massachusetts senator.
Trump’s Supreme Court nominee is a flagship conservative and likely to be confirmed.