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Hours before President Trump holds a rally supporting Luther Strange in Alabama's Republican primary for the U.S. Senate, opponent Roy Moore's campaig..
The Arizona Republican released a statement about the bill, proposed by Sens. Bill Cassidy, R-Louisiana and Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, which wo..
President Trump is spending his Friday night on stage in Huntsville, Alabama, to rally support for Luther Strange ahead of Tuesday's Republican primar..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senator John McCain said on Friday he opposes the latest Republican bill to dismantle Obamacare, dealing the measure what ..
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - A subtle diplomat like Talleyrand, Donald Trump is not. The U.S. president, in his first foray at the U.N. General Assembly..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump is considering a new order to replace his soon-to-expire travel ban on people from six Muslim-majority c..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump will test his ability to persuade his staunchly anti-establishment political base to get behind Rep..
FILE PHOTO: U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) Tom Price (R) and White House counselor Kellyanne Conway brief reporters after their mee..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Wisconsin, Ohio and several other states said on Friday they were among 21 states that Russian government hackers targeted in a..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren has lifted her hold on President Donald Trump’s pick to run the Justice Department’s Antitrust Di..
FILE PHOTO: Former FBI Director James Comey testifies before a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 U.S...
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Court-ordered mediation aimed at ending a funding dispute between Minnesota’s Democratic governor and the Republican-controlled le..
FILE PHOTO: Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) listens as U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Repu..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Wisconsin, a key state in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, said on Friday it was one of the 21 states that the federal gove..
Public polls give Roy Moore a comfortable lead in the Alabama Senate GOP runoff. But private polls commissioned by allies of Sen. Luther Strange show ..
"I would consider supporting legislation similar to that offered by my friends Senators Graham and Cassidy were it the product of extensive hearings, ..
President Trump is considering a proposal to replace his controversial travel ban on six mostly Muslim countries with a set of “tailored” screening ru..
The federal government is telling election officials in 21 states that hackers targeted their systems last year, although in most cases the systems we..
Senior aides to President Trump repeatedly warned him not to deliver a personal attack on North Korea’s leader at the United Nations this week, saying..
Some Harvard alumni are unhappy with their alma mater because the Institute of Politics at Harvard named former White House press secretary Sean Spice..
Former FBI Director James Comey was heckled, booed, and jeered while attempting to deliver the keynote address at Howard University’s convocation on F..
Red Alert Politics has learned Berkeley Free Speech Week is canceled. According to many sources involved with the planning of the highly anticipated e..
(Newser) – The latest Republican effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act may very well be dead after Sen. John McCain announced his opposition to it ..
And that makes it hard to talk about. Hayes argued that it's difficult to discuss racism without unintentionally reinforcing the prejudicial system th..
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President Trump delivered a forceful inaugural speech to a packed United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday, a sprawling 42-minute address — warlike ..
The latest bill — written by Sens. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Bill Cassidy (R-La.) — has been put together so quickly that the independent Congressio..
President Trump used variations of the word “sovereign” 21 times during Tuesday’s 42-minute speech to the United Nations General Assembly, driving hom..
As mainstream media outlets raised questions Tuesday about the wisdom of President Trump labeling North Korean leader Kim Jong Un “Rocket Man” from th..
President Trump and Republican leaders have joined a revived push to roll back the Affordable Care Act as lawmakers faced a critical deadline next wee..
Iran fired back sharply at President Trump at the United Nations on Wednesday, dismissing what it called “ignorant, hateful and absurd rhetoric” and c..
The latest Republican bid to roll back the Affordable Care Act would likely leave millions of currently insured Americans without health coverage in t..
In another shot in the ongoing battle over so-called sanctuary city policies, Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions on Tuesday attacked California’s new bill that ..
The inquiry from Mueller, the former FBI director who is heading the investigation of Russian election meddling and activities of Trump, his campaign ..
The latest Republican effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act would inflict "real human suffering" on millions of Americans, former President Barack ..
President Trump will swoop into Alabama on Friday to bolster the campaign of Sen. Luther Strange, a soft-spoken former state attorney general now in d..
They have a blueprint and principles. They’ve held countless strategy sessions for what could be the biggest tax overhaul in decades. They even produc..
U S. trade officials on Friday empowered President Trump to impose tariffs that could cut off the solar energy industry from the cheap foreign-made pa..
President Trump announced Thursday a new round of sanctions against North Korea as he struggles to confront that country’s determination to build a nu..
Responding to mounting pressure to reveal details about Russian-paid propaganda on its platform, Facebook said it would share more than 3,000 ads link..
The presidents of Japan and South Korea welcomed Trump’s announcement of new sanctions against North Korea but privately questioned whether his threat..
North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, the target of that verbal missile launch, shot back a flurry of taunts, calling America’s leader “a rogue,” “a frig..
Showtime is getting into the White House game. The premium cable network announced Friday that is has acquired the rights to adapt "The President Is M..
In the middle of Donald Trump's presidential run, then-campaign Chairman Paul Manafort said he was willing to provide "private briefings" about the ca..
The Trump administration is expected to issue a new travel ban restricting travel from certain countries soon, administration officials told reporters..
“I believe we could do better working together, Republicans and Democrats, and have not yet really tried,” he said. “Nor could I support it without kn..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senator John McCain said on Friday he opposes the latest Republican bill to dismantle Obamacare, dealing the measure what ..
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) dealt a critical blow to Republicans’ last-ditch attempt to roll back the Affordable Care Act on Friday, announcing he will..
McCain is one of four Republican senators who have been undecided on the GOP healthcare overhaul. His opposition dealt the bill's chances a significan..
(Newser) – "I wish I could be there in person ... and I can tell you, 'I cannot wait til the day that I can get back home," House Majority Whip Steve ..