President Trump on Saturday gave full backing to House Minority Leader, D-Calif., taking the speaker’s gavel when the Democrats take the House in January — telling reporters that those considering a challenge to her “are wasting their time.” Go to … Continue reading Trump says he will help Pelosi get elected speaker, says opponents are ‘wasting their time’
A Republican incumbent congresswoman from Utah pulled ahead of her Democratic opponent by several hundred votes Friday, gaining her first lead in the House contest since Election Day. Go to News Feed Continue reading GOP's Mia Love takes lead in Utah House race as count continues
The man who tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan can move out of his mother’s house in Virginia and live on his own, a federal judge ruled Friday. Go to News Feed Continue reading Reagan shooter, John Hinckley, can move out of mom's house, judge rules
Election results in the Midterms may be a mixed bag, but anti-abortion groups are claiming victory, pointing to constitutional amendments that passed in Alabama and West Virginia removing abortion protections. Go to News Feed Continue reading Abortion debate intensifies after amendments pass removing abortion protections in 2 states
The president is simply sick of the long-running investigation and wants to bring it to a head. Go to News Feed Continue reading Media furor over Trump trashing Mueller probe as 'absolutely nuts'
President Trump is expected to travel to California over the weekend amid the wildfires that have ravaged both ends of the state, the White House revealed Thursday. Go to News Feed Continue reading Trump to visit California amid deadly wildfires, White House says
Acting Attorney General Jasson Whitaker sees no reason to recuse himself from overseeing Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation, South Carolina Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham said after meeting him Thursday on Capitol Hill. Go to News Feed Continue reading Acting AG Whitaker doesn't see need to recuse himself 'legally or factually,' Graham says
The Treasury Department announced Thursday it is slapping sanctions on 17 Saudi government officials over the killing of writer Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi Consulate in Turkey last month. Go to News Feed Continue reading Treasury slaps sanctions on Saudi officials over death of Jamal Khashoggi
A federal judge ruled Wednesday that the results of Georgia’s gubernatorial race cannot be certified until certain absentee ballots have been counted. Go to News Feed Continue reading Judge rules some absentee ballots must be counted in Georgia gubernatorial election
President Trump on Wednesday called embattled Broward County Supervisor of Elections Brenda Snipes a “disaster” who should be fired, and suggested she is intentionally trying to throw elections to Democrats. Go to News Feed Continue reading Trump says 'disaster' Snipes should be removed as election head, calls her 'very competent but in a bad way'
Kentucky Sen. Mitch McConnell on Wednesday was re-elected majority leader of the Senate Republican conference, as Democrats voted to keep New York Sen. Chuck Schumer as their leader. Go to News Feed Continue reading McConnell, Schumer re-elected as Senate leaders
The suit isn’t going to get Jim Acosta’s credentials restored any time soon, if at all. Go to News Feed Continue reading CNN suit against Trump is more about PR battle than the law
What else is on the agenda for Congress? Go to News Feed Continue reading Border wall funding fight looms larger
Allies of Nancy Pelosi are trying to stop a Democratic rebellion from taking place that could imperil a Pelosi return to the speakership, after an election where a number of newly-elected House Democrats vowed during the campaign to support someone … Continue reading Pelosi's quest to regain speaker role forces allies to end intra-party rebellion
The press just can’t quit Donald Trump. Go to News Feed Continue reading As media debate boycott, Trump still dominates the news
A Republican congressman who lost his bid for re-election last week took to the op-ed pages of The Wall Street Journal last weekend to blame the Democratic takeover of the House of Representatives on the late Sen. John McCain. Go … Continue reading Defeated GOP lawmaker blames John McCain for Dem House takeover