Conservatives failed in their bid Wednesday to punish the Congressional Budget Office for its grim evaluations of GOP health care proposals, with the House rejecting two different efforts to strip funding from the nonpartisan agency.
President Trump announced Wednesday that Foxconn, a Taiwanese manufacturing giant that makes iPhone components, will build a major factory in Wisconsin and create thousands of new jobs.
It happens after every speech, tweet or press conference. Critics complain about President Trump, calling him outrageous and unpresidential, apparently vexed that Mr. Trump says what he has to say on his own terms — and when and where he wants to do it.
President Trump will nominate Kansas Governor Sam Brownback to serve as the State Department’s ambassador at large for international religious freedom, the White House announced on Wednesday.
President Trump on Wednesday hosted at the White House a group from the American Legion Boys Nation and the American Legion Auxiliary Girls Nation, telling them that they were the future leaders of the nation.
President Trump has made middle-class tax relief the top priority for his tax reform proposal that is currently being fine-tuned in Congress, the White House said Wednesday.
The push for a “clean” repeal of Obamacare died Wednesday after Senate Republicans were unable to rally the votes, forcing leaders to turn to watered-down proposals that would repeal only some of the onerous parts of the troubled health care law.
The secretive Washington firm that commissioned the sensational anti-Trump campaign research dossier also advised corrupt Venezuelan officials accused of conducting a lucrative money laundering scheme, a respected international human rights group told lawmakers probing the Russian election-meddling scandal.
It has been almost unprecedented to watch a president of the United States repeatedly criticize and undermine his own attorney general in the way President Trump has gone after Attorney General Jeff Sessions these past two weeks.
President Trump has been merciless in recent attacks on Attorney General Jeff Sessions, citing the Justice Department chief’s recusal from oversight of the investigation into Russian interference in last year’s election as a source of disappointment.
The White House announced Wednesday that President Trump is donating his second-quarter paycheck to the Department of Education.
The resignations of two White House allies of Chief of Staff Reince Priebus are being viewed as ominous signs for Mr. Priebus’ tenure in the pressure-packed job of managing day-to-day operations for President Trump.
Democratic Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz has fired an information technology staffer following his arrest on a bank fraud charge at a Virginia airport where he was attempting to fly to Pakistan.
Sen. Lisa Murkowski criticized her colleagues for positioning their vote on health care in terms of an electoral prospects.
Sen. Mike Lee said Wednesday that the closer Republicans get to a full repeal, the closer he will be to supporting the legislation.