Politics

Top Republican to press for $705 billion defense…

A powerful House Republican is set to press his case for $705 billion in military spending next year

Jane Sanders hires legal help amid FBI probe

Bernie Sanders' wife faces investigation over loan application

A Lot Of People Think Justice Kennedy Is Retiring…

Justice Anthony Kennedy is almost 81 years old, and people think he might step down from the Supreme Court pretty soon.

Why Trump Made It Easier To Fire VA Employees

President Trump signed the Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act in response to scandals at VA hospitals.

Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford has arrived in Afghanistan to weigh next military options, meet with coalition leaders

Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford has arrived in Afghanistan to weigh next military options, meet with coalition leaders

Koch urgency: Conservative network fears closing…

Koch brothers and chief lieutenants warn of a rapidly shrinking window to push agenda through Congress

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Illinois lawmakers go over two years without…

State runs the risk of having its credit downgraded

Democrats Try To Push Nancy Pelosi Out To Win…

Some Democrats say they aren't confident in winning back the House majority with Nancy Pelosi as their leader.

A New Lawsuit Claims Trump Illegally Destroyed…

Two watchdog groups have accused President Donald Trump and his office of violating federal law by destroying what they say are presidential records.

N Ireland party signs deals to support UK…

The leader of a Northern Ireland-based party has struck a 1.5 billion pound ($1.9 billion) deal with British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives to support her minority government in a crucial vote on her legislative package later this week

What's happened to the pro-gun wish list in…

The gun industry's high hopes with a gun-friendly president in the White House and a gun-friendly Congress are being dashed

Can Mitch McConnell unite GOP senators on health…

Political panel weighs in

Back to Switzerland for Cyprus peace deal talks

It's back to Switzerland for Cyprus peace talks

Trump eager for big meeting with Putin; some…

President Donald Trump is eager to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin with full diplomatic bells and whistles when the two are in Germany for a multinational summit next month

Sen. Strange reacts to Alabama criticism of…

Alabama senator shares his views on 'America's News HQ'

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Travel ban, church-state case await action by…

Before taking their long summer break, the Supreme Court justices are poised to act on the Trump administration's travel ban and a separation of church and state dispute involving a Missouri church playground

Attention on Supreme Court as justice weigh Trump…

The focus is on the Supreme Court as the high-stakes legal fight over President Donald Trump's travel ban awaits action by the justices

Supreme Court could reveal decision on travel ban…

Legal panel weighs in on 'America's News HQ'

Trump scrambles for GOP health votes; budget…

Senate Republicans skeptical about a GOP health overhaul bill are expressing some doubt about holding a vote this week as they await a key analysis from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office

Q&A: Why a tax overhaul is such a tough job for…

Q&A: If Republicans are known for cutting taxes, why has overhauling the tax code turned into such a struggle?

Eric Shawn reports: The US vs Russia vs Iran vs…

Amb. John Bolton on Trump administration strategy after ISIS is defeated

AP FACT CHECK: Trump team lacks a straight story on Russia

AP FACT CHECK: Trump team struggles to tell a straight story on Russia

Melania Trump takes to Washington in her own…

Out of New York, first lady Melania Trump quietly slips into full-time life in nation's capital

CNN reporter rips Spicer

Says briefings have become useless

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The Latest: Trump optimistic on health care; some…

Trump optimistic on health care passage; but some lawmakers say it will be difficult

Joe Arpaio on trial over immigration actions…

Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio is going on trial in Phoenix on a criminal charge stemming from immigration enforcement actions that are similar to the rhetoric and crackdowns pushed by President Donald Trump

Rep. Chaffetz: Congress needs to be watchdog over…

Utah Congressman talks accountability of special counsel, investigation into Loretta Lynch