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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 Presidential 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...

Trump’s tweet tantrum on immigration ‘loopholes’

Trump administration officials said they’re crafting a new legislative package aimed at closing immigration “loopholes” following the president’s calls for Republican lawmakers to immediately...

Mueller witness gave millions to Trump fundraiser

A top fundraiser for President Donald Trump received millions of dollars from a political adviser to the United Arab Emirates last April, just weeks...

GOP controls Congress but Dems win budget fights

Under President Barack Obama and a GOP-controlled Congress, Capitol Hill Democrats had to scratch and claw for months to get tiny increases for domestic...