Politics

Year-old 'resistance' now sets it sights on the ballot box

One year after the self-styled 'resistance' first made its mark with the women's marches that drew millions into the streets, the next step is the ballot box, organizers say

Fashion and politics in the age of Trump

A look at what people wore to express their politics during Trump's first year in office.

HHS Created An Office For Religious Freedom, And…

The Department of Health and Human Services formed a new Conscience and Religious Freedom Division, which it says will help protect religious freedom.

Trump pledges 'total support' for Pa. House…

President Donald Trump is pledging "total support" for a Pennsylvania lawmaker trying to keep a House seat in the Republican column in the first congressional race of the year

Quincy OKs Microsoft deal, changes street name

Pelosi: GOP bill like a 'bowl of doggy doo'

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi criticized the GOP spending bill, which would extend funding for the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP).

Chicago Protesters Want A 'Clean' Deal For…

Chicago "Dreamers" rallied in freezing temperatures to call on politicians negotiating their fate for a deal without strings attached.

The Latest: Victim hurt in helicopter crash called for help

Authorities in the U.S. state of New Mexico say a victim injured in a helicopter crash that killed five others, including a Zimbabwe opposition leader, called for help

House Republicans push for remote testimony

Trump: Tax cuts working bigger, quicker than we…

President tours Pennsylvania equipment plant before speech on taxes and the economy.

Haitians (And Others) Are Blocked From Getting…

The Department of Homeland Security removed Haiti, Belize and Samoa from its lists of countries eligible for H-2A and H-2B visas.

For rival camps in abortion debate, a weekend to mobilize

Activists on both sides of the abortion debate will be rallying and marching over the next few days in their annual show of force

Stivers on midterms outlook and GOP candidate…

Ohio congressman looks ahead to the 2018 elections.

President Trump Insists His Border Wall Plan Has…

President Donald Trump said his border wall plan hasn't changed, but White House chief of staff John Kelly reportedly said it has.

House releases transcript of interview tied to Trump dossier

A congressional committee has released a transcript of a private interview with the co-founder of the political opposition research firm that commissioned a dossier of allegations involving President Donald Trump's ties to Russia

Sen. Toomey on the results from tax reform in…

On 'The Daily Briefing,' the lawmaker discusses the impact of tax reform on the U.S. economy.

President Trump's 'Fake News Awards' Present A…

There might be a legal reason the "awards" were presented on the GOP's blog instead of a White House site.

New Trump office would protect conscience rights…

On eve of annual anti-abortion march, Trump administration announces new HHS office to protect conscience rights of doctors

Sen. Paul: I'll be a no vote on the continuing…

Republican senator from Kentucky says increasing the national debt threatens national security, explains his opposition to key FISA provision.

Corey Lewandowski Reportedly Tight-lipped During…

He reportedly told the committee he "was not prepared" to answer several of its questions.