Faced with projections of a sluggish economy, three conservative economists said Thursday that a massive package of tax cuts and regulatory reforms could spur growth of greater than 4 percent a year.
The State Department asked to halt most of the judges prying into former Secretary Hillary Rodham Clinton’s emails, filing papers Thursday proposing that the cases all be combined into one so that a single judge can oversee the government’s searches and releases.
Donald Trump signed a pledge Thursday vowing to support the eventual GOP presidential nominee and forgo a third-party or independent run.
GOP presidential hopeful Ted Cruz criticized a federal judge for ordering a Kentucky county clerk to be jailed after she defied the Supreme Court by refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples.
The rise of socialist Sen. Bernard Sanders has been a positive development for the Democratic party, White House press secretary Josh Earnest told reporters Thursday.
President Obama’s Iran nuclear deal may have won a veto-proof majority in the Senate, but it’s still losing the public-opinion battle, according to a poll released Thursday.
Nearly a third of the classified messages released so far from former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton’s emails came from one man: Jake Sullivan, who served as her deputy chief of staff in the department, and is now the top foreign policy adviser to her presidential campaign.
President Obama is set to receive an official, albeit reluctant nod of approval for the Iran nuclear deal when Saudi Arabia’s new king visits the White House for the first time Friday, but analysts say it will come at a price as Riyadh seeks Washington’s support for its increasingly anti-Iran foreign policy in the Middle East.
Vice President Joe Biden says he is unsure whether he will seek the presidency and his decision will depend on whether he and his family have the “emotional energy to run.”
Two top House Democrats urged Republican committee chairs Thursday to halt their probes into Planned Parenthood’s alleged fetal tissue abuses — or at least conduct a co-investigation into the pro-life Center for Medical Progress.
GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump said Thursday that so far, everybody who has attacked him “has gone down the tubes” and that former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, one of his 2016 Republican rivals, was “getting out of the race.”
Edward Snowden said in an interview it was “completely ridiculous” that Hillary Rodham Clinton’s private email system was ever insecure when she was secretary of state.