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Trump will govern without Congress

President Donald Trump’s first congressional veto was more than a milestone: It signals a new era of ever more fraught relations between the two...

Trump vetoes Congress’ rejection of his emergency declaration

President Donald Trump issued the first veto of his presidency on Friday, overruling Congress to protect his emergency declaration for border wall funding. Flanked by...

Trump starts a new border wall fight

President Donald Trump is reviving his border wall fight, preparing a new budget that will seek $8.6 billion for his signature project, impose steep...

Trump’s new budget: $8.6 billion for border wall

President Donald Trump on Monday will ask the U.S. Congress for an additional $8.6 billion to help pay for his promised wall on the...

After divisive debate, a resolution on bigotry

Divided in debate but mostly united in a final vote, the House passed a resolution condemning anti-Semitism and other bigotry. Democrats are trying to...

Embattled Trump gears up for distractions & more

The White House has beefed up its legal team. Its political team is ready to distract and disparage. And President Donald Trump is venting...

Can GOP find a way out of Trump’s border wall mess?

One by one, the Republican senators floated their ideas. They were trying to find a way out of a seemingly impossible dilemma: how to...

Opposition to Trump’s ’emergency’ continues to grow

Senate opponents of President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency at the Mexican border have moved very close to having enough votes to...

Trump claims his border wall is now a ‘national emergency”

Battling with one branch of government and opening a new confrontation with another, President Donald Trump declared a national emergency Friday to fulfill his...

Trump set to declare ‘national emergency’ over border wall

Congress lopsidedly approved a border security compromise that would avert a second painful government shutdown. But a new confrontation has been ignited — this time...