Politics

Sessions defends Comey firing, ties it to Clinton…

Attorney General Jeff Sessions defends President Donald Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey

Napolitano: Would Dems rather work with…

Freedom Watch: Judge Andrew Napolitano and former State Department spokesperson, Marie Harf, discuss the attitude among Congressional Democratic leaders toward working with President Trump versus Vice President Mike Pence.

Sessions Doesn't Think He Gave False Testimony On…

Sen. Patrick Leahy didn't hold back while questioning Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday.

A Dollar-Sized Breakdown Of How Your Tax Dollars…

The federal budget is usually talked about in millions, billions or trillions. We broke it down to a more relatable scale.

Trump has no immediate plans to visit Calif…

President Donald Trump has made four visits to hurricane zones in recent weeks but he isn't rushing to survey the damage from California's wildfires

Former drug czar nominee Marino defends role in…

President Donald Trump's former nominee to be the nation's drug czar is defending his role in writing a law that critics say weakened the government's authority to stop companies from distributing opioids

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Sanders: Trump supports GOPers, Dems working on…

White House press secretary responds to a question from John Roberts.

Sen. Warren Says Trump Is Losing To The…

Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren tweeted the president's "illegal Muslim ban is now 0 for 3 vs the Constitution."

That Bipartisan Health Care Deal Isn't Getting…

Democrats seem to be on board with the Alexander-Murray deal, but many Republicans aren't expressing similar enthusiasm.

Democrats slam GOP budget on taxes, health care…

The Republican-led Senate rejected Democratic attempts to spare health programs for the poor and elderly from cuts, absorbing political hits as the price for advancing a budget plan that's a crucial step in the GOP's drive to rewrite the tax code

Trump again blasts NFL over players kneeling…

President Donald Trump is again criticizing the NFL over players kneeling during the national anthem

Sasse at Sessions hearing: I dumped a Dr. Pepper…

Nebraska Senator apologizes for adding to drama of Judiciary Committee hearing for dumping soft drink on Texas Senator.

#MeToo Sparks National Discussion On Sexual…

Many survivors are sharing their stories after a tweet by actress Alyssa Milano.

Hawaii Judge Freezes Trump's Latest Travel…

The latest version of President Donald Trump's immigration restrictions has been temporarily blocked by a federal judge.

Judge orders government to allow abortion for immigrant

A judge has ordered the federal government to allow a pregnant 17-year old immigrant who entered the country illegally to undergo an abortion.

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Karen Pence: 'All of us could benefit from art…

Karen Pence, the vice president's wife, says art therapy, a little-known mental health profession that she has championed for years, is the issue she'll highlight during the Trump administration

Family of US soldier killed in Niger seeks answers

Army Sgt. La David Johnson was among four service members who died in northwestern Africa during an ambush; Griff Jenkins reports from Washington.

Bipartisan Deal: Pay Obamacare Subsidies, Lower…

The deal would extend key Obamacare subsidies in exchange for allowing states more flexibility in the market.

Rep. Tom Marino Is Out As Trump's Drug Czar Pick

President Donald Trump said in a tweet Tuesday morning Marino withdrew his name from consideration.

Trump EPA nominees on hold amid dispute over biofuel mandate

A Senate committee has delayed consideration of four of President Donald Trump's nominees for key posts at the EPA amid opposition to the administration's proposed reduction in the volume of biofuels blended into gasoline and diesel

Republican says he'll push health deal, Trump…

The Republican author of a bipartisan compromise to calm health insurance markets says he will push the proposal forward

Trump’s call with fallen soldier’s widow gets…

Rep. Frederica Wilson (D-Fla.) says President Trump told Army Sgt. La David Johnson’s widow ‘he knew what he was signing up for.” Her comments prompted backlash from the president.

Trump Inaccurately Claims Obama Didn't Call…

President Trump tried to distinguish himself from his predecessors when it came to contacting the families of fallen troops.

The EU Just Hit North Korea With More Sanctions…

The country's faced U.N. sanctions since 2006, and it's unclear if the latest measures will slow down its nuclear program.

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Iowa governor concerned over plan on fuels such as ethanol

Iowa's Republican governor is reiterating her concern over a plan by the Environmental Protection Agency to reduce the amount of biofuels blended into gasoline and diesel

Bootleg Libyan oil, shady havens: Slain…

On tiny Malta, slain reporter had no shortage of international intrigues to probe

Sen. Scott: Trump wants to create 'middle class…

Republican senator from South Carolina says the focus of the Republican tax reform package to allow hard-working Americans to keep more of their paychecks.