Sunday, July 3, 2022

Nebraska Congressman Convicted in Campaign Finance Case

Representative Jeff Fortenberry was accused of lying to F.B.I. agents investigating illegal foreign donations.

Don Young, Alaska Congressman Who Was Dean of the House, Dies at 88

Mr. Young, who was first elected in 1973, during the Nixon administration, became the longest-serving Republican in House history in 2019.

Zelensky’s Powerful Plea to Congress

Readers react to President Volodymyr Zelensky’s speech and urge a no-fly zone in Ukraine. Also: Violence against Asian Americans; daylight saving time.

Trevor Noah: Addressing Congress, Zelensky ‘Knew His Audience’

Ukraine’s president must have researched American history before his speech, said Noah (who speculated about how it “could have gone very wrong”).

Chinese Officer Charged With Harassing N.Y. Congressional Candidate

Yan Xiong, a Chinese dissident who immigrated to America and is now a political candidate on Long Island, was targeted by an agent of...

Ukraine War Shifts the Agenda in Congress, Empowering the Center

With a crisis rocking Europe, the left is shelving demands for defense cuts and a swift end to fossil fuels, while on the right,...

2.8 Million Have Fled Ukraine; Zelensky Will Address Congress

The two sides paused after several hours of talks on Monday, and were expected to meet again on Tuesday. President Volodymyr Zelensky of Ukraine...

Zelensky to Address Congress in Virtual Speech

The Ukrainian president’s speech will likely increase growing momentum on Capitol Hill to pressure President Biden to send fighter jets to Kyiv.