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Demise of GOP health care plan huge blow to Trump, Ryan

The GOP-crafted bill was allowed to die without even a vote.

  • Mar 25th, 2017

 

Trump tells GOP: Support this health bill or lose your seats

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Hoping to shore up support for the revised GOP…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017

GOP bill’s changes in rules could undermine health of neediest

Medicaid phase out is the aim of some lawmakers

  • Mar 22nd, 2017

FBI’s Russian-influence probe includes a look at far-right news sites

Bot attacks amplified phoney “news”

  • Mar 22nd, 2017

DeVos hands victory to loan firm tied to adviser who just quit

Benefits to adviser’s father could be in the millions

  • Mar 21st, 2017

FBI probe of Trump-Russia links could last months, Comey tells House committee

Looking for possible collusion between Trump campaign and Russia

  • Mar 21st, 2017

Report: Fired U.S. Attorney Bharara was investigating Tom Price’s stock trades

For the duration of his Senate confirmation process, Price was unable to kick stories about his stock trades as a Georgia congressman.

  • Mar 19th, 2017

Administration sets requirements for border wall

The government’s initial concept is for a 30-foot wall.

  • Mar 18th, 2017

Trump refuses to back down from Obama wiretapping claims

The wiretapping allegations have hung over the White House for two weeks.

  • Mar 17th, 2017

Ryan faces major test of power in effort to curtail Obamacare

So far the White House appears only too happy to let Ryan carry the load of promoting the bill.

  • Mar 17th, 2017

Trump’s border wall hinges on legal team devoted to eminent domain

Tucked in the budget blueprint rolled out Thursday is a proposal to hire 20 attorneys to obtain the land and holdings necessary.

  • Mar 18th, 2017

2 Russian spies, 2 others charged in massive Yahoo hack

Justice Department officials unveiled a 47-count indictment.

  • Mar 15th, 2017

Federal probe of Fox News sex harassment payoffs heading to a grand jury

Prosecutors are examining whether Fox properly disclosed previous payments.

  • Mar 15th, 2017

Trump paid 24 percent in taxes in 2005, White House confirms

The documents amount to the first time any of Trump’s federal returns have been disclosed.

  • Mar 15th, 2017

Federal Reserve raises key interest rate, indicates two more hikes this year

The Federal Open Market Committee voted 9-1 to raise the rate 0.25 percentage points to a target between 0.75 percent and 1 percent.

  • Mar 15th, 2017

Hawaii judge blocks Trump’s travel ban for second time

The Hawaii ruling came as two other federal judges considered similar actions.

  • Mar 15th, 2017

Trump said to drop climate change from environmental reviews

The order aims to reverse President Barack Obama’s broad approach for addressing climate change.

  • Mar 14th, 2017

24 million would lose health coverage under GOP repeal bill in first decade, CBO says

The bill would bring about some savings, reducing the federal budget deficit by $337 billion over the first decade.

  • Mar 13th, 2017