Dozens of protesters who took part in the uprisings after George Floyd’s murder have faced prolonged detention despite COVID-19 outbreaks.
Politics & Government
Votebeat and Type Investigations analyzed the number of sites, hours, and votes for the nation’s 10 most populous counties.
How taxpayer money might end up supporting “facilities that compromise the safety of children.”
Catholicism’s increasingly powerful political right reflects fringe America, fueled by paranoia, conspiracy, racism, and the threat of apocalypse.
Shamar Betts has been detained since June for a provocative flyer he posted on Facebook amid protests over the killing of George Floyd.
The Department of Justice has left millions of voters who need language help without government protection.
A city task force found a potential link between demolitions in Detroit and lead levels of children who live nearby. This is what happened next.
How Jeff Sessions made it harder for judges to let immigrants stay in the US.
The president has packed the courts with judges friendly to the Christian Right — and they could roll back LGBTQ rights as we know them.
“This is unrealistically fast-tracked,” a DOI employee who has reviewed the application told POLITICO.
Our investigation of thousands of pages of internal-affairs documents raises questions about reform at the beleaguered department.
The Lighfoot administration intercepted at least $27 million in 2020 from residents’ state tax refunds to collect on debt, disproportionately hitting lower income neighborhoods and communities of color.
It may take decades to see the worst effects of global warming. Yet Jim Reilly, the director of the US Geological Survey, is committed to short-term thinking.
The federal agency that’s supposed to protect union rights is instead championing the interests of bosses.
The Trump campaign’s 524-page response to a discovery demand turned up precisely zero instances of mail-in vote fraud.
Civil War-era myths are kept alive at Confederate monuments with stories of “benevolent slave owners” and enslaved people “contented with their lot.”
How local sheriffs are driving Trump’s deportation agenda.
A political appointee at the Department of Interior has played a key, and sometimes controversial, role in opening a pristine wildlife refuge to drilling.
A new database of domestic terror incidents shows attacks by far-right extremists have become far more lethal since Donald Trump became president.
Legal experts say the IRS is illegally denying CARES Act payments to incarcerated people.