Shalala walks into anti-Castro buzzsaw
There's a simple rule in running for Congress in Miami: don't campaign with someone who praised Fidel Castro and fought sanctions against Venezuela's dictatorial regime. But...
53 minutes ago - Politico
Trump calls for 5 percent spending cut in some programs
Congress would have to approve his proposals, which lawmakers repeatedlyhave brushed aside.
7 hours ago - The Washington Post
Democratic candidates for Congress have raised a record-shattering $1 billion this election
This year's midterm election could become the costliest congressional election cycle in U.S. history.
11 hours ago - The Washington Post - 2 articles
Julie Oliver Was A Homeless, Pregnant Teen. Now She's Running For Congress In Texas
The Democratic newcomer faces an uphill battle against a Republican incumbent in a red district.
11 hours ago - The Huffington Post
Juncker and Trump's transatlantic trade truce falters
Europe's fragile peace deal with the U.S. on trade is at breaking point. Washington is again threatening high tariffs on Europe's all-important car industry just as U.S...
12 hours ago - Politico
What can Congress do to punish Saudi Arabia if Trump won't?
A lot of their options are Trump-dependent.
14 hours ago - The Washington Post
WATCH: Midterm election candidates under 30
Democrats Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Abby Finkenauer are among those younger than 30 who are running for seats in Congress.
14 hours ago - ABC News
Senate leader: Congress should not join 'pile-on' on Myanmar's Suu Kyi
The Republican leader of the U.S. Senate said on Wednesday that civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi remains the best hope for Myanmar and that it would not be helpful for Congress...
15 hours ago - Reuters
Trump ask Cabinet to cut next year's budgets by 5 percent
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump says he's asking every Cabinet secretary to trim their next-year budgets by 5 percent, dubbing it the "nickel plan." Trump says there's a...
17 hours ago - My Sanantonio - 4 articles
Reed calls for international investigation of Khashoggi's disappearance
The top Democrat on the Senate Armed Services Committee Wednesday called for an international investigation into the disappearance of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi...
17 hours ago - Politico
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Voter Turnout Could Hit 50-Year Record For Midterm Elections
Half of eligible voters might go to the polls this fall, which would be the highest turnout level in a midterm election since the mid-1960s, another time of cultural and social...
White House Lawyer Quits After Helping Trump Put His Mark On The Federal Bench
As White House counsel, Don McGahn led the president's successful push to reshape the federal courts, culminating with the explosive fight over Supreme Court Justice Brett...
White House Counsel Don McGahn Has Officially Left The Trump Administration
McGahn was instrumental in many of the president's biggest wins during his first two years in office.
Republicans Will Repeal Obamacare If They Get The Chance, Mitch McConnell Says
It's a reminder of how big the stakes are in the midterm elections.
Khashoggi Disappearance Tests Ties Between Jared Kushner And Saudi Crown Prince
Kushner, President Trump's son-in-law and close adviser, fostered a close relationship with Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman as a part of a bid to help broker a...
Beto O'Rourke Shifts Gears, Goes Full Offense In Ted Cruz Attack Ads
The Texas Democrat addresses health care, education and immigration in ads slamming Cruz's policies.
White Supremacist Rep. Steve King Endorses White Supremacist Faith Goldy For...
The Canadian anti-Semite has recited a neo-Nazi slogan, appeared on a neo-Nazi podcast and endorsed a book calling for calling for the “elimination of Jews.”
Ex-Republican Lawmaker Cites Trump's ‘Flirtations' With ‘Race-Baiting' In...
Former Rep. David Jolly slammed the president as "a man of vacuous ideology" and "little conviction."
Smoke Fills Cabin, Forcing Melania Trump's Plane Back to Military Base
First lady Melania Trump's plane was forced to return to a Washington area military base on Wednesday because of smoke in the cabin, the AP reports. Her spokeswoman, Stephanie...
Alaska Lieutenant Governor Byron Mallott Resigns Over 'Inappropriate Comments'
His replacement, Valerie Davidson, hinted that the remarks may have had something to do with women.