Sunday's politics & policy stories


Matthew McConaughey: Gun bill "a shining example" of compromise

Actor Matthew McConaughey speaks during the daily briefing in the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House on June 7. Photo: Brendan Smialowski/AFP via Getty Images

Arkansas Gov. Hutchinson laments lack of exceptions for rape, incest in abortion ban

Erin Hawley's win in court

Josh and Erin Hawley
Sen. Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) with Erin Hawley during his 2018 Senate campaign. Photo: Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images

McCarthy's coming headaches

Photo illustration of Kevin McCarthy holding his head beneath an angry elephant
Photo illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios. Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

AOC questions if Dems who oppose abortion rights should still serve

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez leaves after speaking to abortion-rights activists in front of the U.S. Supreme Court on June 24. Photo: Nathan Howard/Getty Images

Stacey Abrams: Companies should consider "danger Brian Kemp poses" to Georgia women

Erica Pandey
Updated Jun 26, 2022 - Politics & Policy

Poll: Majority of Americans disapprove of overturning Roe v. Wade

Outside the Supreme Court. Photo: Probal Rashid/LightRocket via Getty Images

AOC says impeachment possible if Supreme Court justices lied under oath

Lindsey Graham downplays likelihood of court action on gay marriage and contraception

Warren calls for Supreme Court expansion after Roe overturned

Rep. Mary Miller: Overturning Roe v. Wade is a "victory for white life"

Rep. Mary Miller speaks at a rally with former President Trump. Photo: Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images
Ivana Saric
Updated Jun 26, 2022 - World

G7 leaders to ban imports of Russian gold

Biden and Scholz
President Biden and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz meeting prior to the first day of the three-day G7 summit in Germany on June 26. Photo: Sean Gallup - Pool/Getty Images

What Americans are searching after Roe v. Wade reversal

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