In four graphics, we take a look at the 116th Congress, including the historic number of women, as well as a bit about their backgrounds.
For centuries, candidates have thought that well-placed money would earn them loyalty at the ballot box. It doesn't. It just increases corruption.
Civil rights hero John Lewis passed away July 17, after battling cancer since December. Learn more about his life and legacy here.
India and the U.S. reinvigorated their commitment to a free and open Indo-Pacific as Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan visited the region.
Nigerians earlier this year elected new legislative leaders and President Muhammadu Buhari, who defeated incumbent Goodluck Jonathan by 2.5 million votes.
For 25 years, Rock the Vote has had one goal: getting the youngest eligible voters in the U.S. to the polls, using pop culture, music, art and technology.
The U.S. Constitution prevents President Obama from holding office more than two terms. The presidency is a job, not a career, term-limit proponents say.
Cuba wants a seat on the U.N. Human Rights Council. Find out why its government's human rights record makes it such a poor candidate.
In violation of the Minsk agreements, Russia orchestrated illegal elections in regions of eastern Ukraine it continues to hold by force.