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Trump to House: ‘Take care of the kids’

President Donald Trump told House Republicans he is “1,000 percent” behind their rival immigration bills, providing little clear direction for party leaders searching for...

House GOP leaders consider immigration options

House Republican leaders are trying to craft legislation on immigration issues that have stalled in Congress for years, the outcome of a truce between...

Trump threatens another government shutdown

President Donald Trump has warned Congress that he will never sign another foot-tall, $1 trillion-plus government-wide spending bill like the one he did in...

Trump’s double standard on immigration reform

President Donald Trump has long made immigration a top priority. He has spent recent weeks publicly hammering Congress to crack down on “legal loopholes”...

Lawmakers briefed on FBI actions in 2016 election

Republican and Democratic lawmakers have gotten classified briefings about the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia’s meddling in the 2016 presidential election, a...

GOP right wing plows under farm bill

House Republican leaders suffered an embarrassing setback Friday when conservatives scuttled an ambitious farm bill, part of a high-stakes power play as they once...

Trump Jr. can’t remember telling daddy about meeting with Russians

Donald Trump Jr. told the Senate Judiciary Committee last year he did not recall ever discussing the Russia investigation with his father and said...

Pentagon stymies efforts to deal with child sex assaults

U.S. military officials have sought to ward off congressional efforts to address child-on-child sexual assaults on bases, even as they disclose that the problem...

EPA Chief Pruitt faces hearings on ethical lapses

Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt faces potentially make-or-break hearings Thursday on Capitol Hill, where he is expected to be peppered with questions about...

Congress turned Trump into a dismal loser

For the federal government's fiscal 2018 budget, President Donald Trump wanted massive cuts for nine cabinet level agencies, ranging from 11 percent for Interior...