WASHINGTON (AP) - Congress is producing an unusual outpouring of bills, resolutions and new sanctions proposals to push back at President Donald Trump's approach to Vladimir Putin, shore up relations with NATO allies and prevent Russian interference in the midterm election.
But it remains uncertain if any of their efforts ...
Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh broke a political firewall Monday afternoon by meeting with West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin -- the first Democrat to sit down with President Trump's pick for the high court.
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For many Pakistanis, the optimism that accompanied Khan’s initial rise has yielded to wariness, if not outright cynicism.
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Twitter’s censorship problem looks like it’s here to stay.
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Jules Witcover: Most of today's reporters have developed thick skin, and in the service of the public's right to know they will continue to report on the president's contemptuous serial lying.
When our team of auditors at OpenTheBooks.com reviewed the most highly compensated employees at every level of government in Florida, we found more than 35,000 state and local government employees brought home six and seven-figure salaries, costing taxpayers $5.5 billion annually.
Rep. Steve Cohen (D-Tenn.) predicted during a CNN interview on Monday that Donald Trump Jr. and Jared Kushner will both be indicted by special counsel Robert Mueller.Cohen offered no evidence for his assertion, whi...
Even Donald Trump understands he can't win his trade wars across all fronts, from China to Mexico to Canada.
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When Bill Clinton challenged George H.W. Bush in 1992, Carville coined the phrase,
“If they want to meet, I’ll meet,” Trump said Monday, a week after he stoked tensions with Iran will an all-caps tweet.
Sen. Mark R. Warner’s proposals include everything from making companies legally liable for removing fake content to giving users ownership over the information they add to platforms.
The decision by the conservative political network to hold its firepower in key races comes as its leaders have criticized the Trump administration and GOP party leaders.
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is defending its use of a previously secret program used to monitor potential security threats at airports and on planes.Michael Bilello, an assistant administrator...
The most competitive districts are only somewhat better educated and somewhat more suburban than the country as a whole.
Donald Trump’s supporters will never admit they were wrong. But they may soon be too embarrassed to defend him
The real colluders with Russia are the Democrats, intelligence agencies, and corporate media. The facts about the Trump Tower meeting only reinforce that.
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If Trump’s personal lawyer really puts family and country first, he could earn a sliver of redemption.
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Our media's valiant efforts to distract us notwithstanding, information continues to seep out that underscores how badly a housecleaning is needed in Washington, D.C.
The messages show that Wikileaks wanted the GOP to beat Hillary Clinton during the 2016 presidential elections.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Ron Dellums, a fiery anti-war activist who championed social justice as Northern California's first black congressman, died Monday from cancer, according to a longtime adviser. He was 82.
Dellums died at his home in Washington.
A former Marine who got his start in politics on the ...
Former President Obama and former Vice President Joe Biden were photographed getting lunch together at a bakery in Washington, D.C., on Monday.The two were spotted at the Dog Tag Bakery in Georgetown. The bakery is...
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump said Monday that he'd "certainly meet" with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, and without preconditions, if the Iranian leader were willing.
Speaking during a joint news conference with Italy's premier, Trump said he would meet with the Iranians "anytime they want to."
"I'll meet with ...
President Trump said Monday that he is ready to meet without preconditions with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, despite a recent exchange of threats with the leader of the Islamic regime.
"No preconditions. They want to meet. I'll meet — anytime they want," Mr. Trump said.
Mr. Trump made the offer ...
President Trump said Monday he's willing to meet with Iranian leaders without preconditions amid heightened tensions between Washington and Tehran."It's good for the country, good for them, good for us and good for...
President Trump said Monday he would be willing to meet with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani with “no preconditions,” on the heels of a fiery exchange of threats earlier this month.
CNN chief White House correspondent Jim Acosta was shouted down by a White House aide on Monday as he rattled off questions to President Trump about allegations of collusion between his campaign and Russia."Make yo...
Welcoming the prime minister to the White House, the president praised Italy’s strict policies on migration: “You’re doing the right thing.”
A record number of candidates. Record contributions. A potential record polling gap.
The political climate of the moment gives us some clues.
President Trump said Monday that he wouldn't flinch from shutting down the government over border wall funding, saying the years of talk about border security have gotten nowhere.
"I would have no problem doing a shutdown," Mr. Trump said at a joint press conference with Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on President Donald Trump's meeting with Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte (all times local):
President Donald Trump and Italy's new premier are stressing what they have in common as they stand side-by-side at the White House at a joint press conference.
Trump noted Monday ...