The White House on Wednesday defended President Trump’s conduct in calling the widow of a Green Beret killed in Niger, describing his remarks as “respectful and sympathetic.”
Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Wednesday he has not been interviewed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller as part of the ongoing probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election.
President Trump looked for Democratic buy-in for tax reform Wednesday at a meeting with bipartisan members of the Senate’s tax-writing committee, three Republican senators said after the meeting.
President Trump predicted Wednesday that his tax-cut plan will get “tremendous support” in Congress, including from some Democrats who are reluctant to step forward for now.
Republicans saw another booming month of fundraising on the national level in September, but Democrats continue to have them beat on the congressional level.
Illegal immigrants are still being caught and then quickly released after sneaking across the U.S.-Mexico border, Attorney General Jeff Sessions told Congress on Wednesday, saying it would likely take action by Congress to shut down the loopholes the migrants are using.
The Obama-era DACA deportation amnesty for “Dreamers” wasn’t illegal on its face but rather because of the way it was being carried out, Attorney General Jeff Sessions told Congress on Wednesday.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions said at the outset of his first congressional oversight hearing that he will “not be able” to discuss the content of his conversations with President Trump — a stance that appeared likely to derail lawmakers’ efforts to learn more about the firing of former FBI Director James B. Comey.
Hillary Clinton on Wednesday chastised U.S. policy against North Korea, calling the rising threats of war “cavalier.”
As the Senate prepares to pass its budget outline this week, Republicans are grappling with expectations on the time frame for getting tax reform done, with administration officials acknowledging the exercise could ultimately slip into next year at this point.
President Trump on Wednesday signaled he cannot support a bipartisan deal that resumes critical Obamacare payments, one day after he offered support for the compromise and even as its Republican architect said Mr. Trump “engineered” the pact.
Sen. Cory Gardner said Wednesday that any action that allows Democrats to take the Senate is “a step backwards.”
President Trump accused former FBI Director James B. Comey of lying to protect Hillary Clinton in a series of tweets on Wednesday after the agency released new documents on the investigation.
President Trump blasted the NFL Wednesday over its decision to “not force” players to stand for the national anthem.
President Donald Trump told the widow of a soldier killed in an ambush in Niger that her husband “knew what he signed up for,” according to a Florida congresswoman who says she heard part of the conversation on speakerphone.