Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer said Monday the odds are “very high” that Democrats will ultimately be able to preserve Obamacare and said his troops on Capitol Hill are totally united against GOP efforts to repeal the law.
The Trump administration’s budget chief said Monday that the president’s budget blueprint reflected the increased defense spending and cuts to domestic program that the president promised during the campaign, describing the plan as an “America-first budget.”
House intelligence committee Chairman Devin Nunes said Monday he’s not see any evidence so far that Trump campaign officials had any contacts with Russian officials, contradicting public reports.
President Trump signaled his opposition Monday to a the appointment of a special prosecutor to investigate Russia’s interference in the presidential election and his campaign’s ties to that country, insisting he has not been in contact with Russia in years.
President Trump on Monday said Republicans are working out a “very good” plan to repeal and replace Obamacare before the party tackles tax reform, though he appeared to be caught off-guard by the magnitude of the fight.
President Trump’s 2018 budget will slash foreign aid in order to boost defense spending, the White House said Monday morning, promising cuts to almost every non-security category.
Former President George W. Bush said Monday it’s hard to fight a war on terrorism while “in retreat” and that he generally supports an immigration policy that is “welcoming” and that “upholds the law.”
World War II bomber pilots liked to say that taking flak proved you had arrived at the target. By any measure, Sebastian Gorka, a counterterrorism adviser to President Trump, is in the eye of an unprecedented flak storm from liberal press outlets. The enemy fire proves he must be doing something right.
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe said Monday he wants reassurances from President Trump that nobody in the U.S. will lose their health insurance, as Mr. Trump and congressional Republicans work on their plans to repeal and replace Obamacare.
A presidential speech to Congress is one of those all-American moments that ooze ritual and decorum.
Congressional Republicans who spent seven years promising to repeal Obamacare now face a do-or-die stretch on Capitol Hill, hoping to build unity and take the first steps to repeal the health care law before they break for Easter.
Bernard Sanders says the Democratic Party needs a “total transformation” that emphasizes its opposition to corporate power.
Democratic National Committee Chair Tom Perez wasted no time jumping into the political fray, suggesting the day after he was tabbed to lead the party out of power that President Trump “rigged” the general election with the help of the Russians.
Democrats pressed Sunday for an independent investigation of ties between Russia and Trump campaign officials during the presidential race, saying White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus’ conversation drawing the FBI into the political fray is the latest hindrance to an impartial investigation.
The White House is preparing to propose boosting defense spending and slashing funding for longtime Republican targets like the Environmental Protection Agency.