• By Politico   -   May 23, 2018

    TRUMP DEMANDS HOUSECLEANING ON WHITE HOUSE COMMUNICATIONS TEAM

    President Donald Trump has demanded changes to his communications team - long seen as one of the most internally divided offices in...

    Republicans, Health, Donald Trump
  • By Politico   -   May 23, 2018

    OUR REVOLUTION KEEPS CONSULTANT WHO MADE ANTI-IMMIGRANT COMMENTS

    Nina Turner is keeping her personal consultant on the Our Revolution payroll despite complaints from current and former board members...

    Travel, Election
  • By Politico   -   May 22, 2018

    HOUSE PASSES TRUMP-BACKED DRUG BILL, LETTING SICK PATIENTS BYPASS FDA

    The House on Tuesday approved a right-to-try drug bill that would allow terminally ill patients nationwide to directly request experimental...

    Industry, Donald Trump, Democrats
  • By Politico   -   May 22, 2018

    GOP FUNDRAISER SUBPOENAS AP OVER HACKED EMAILS, SETTING UP LEGAL SHOWDOWN

    A top Republican fundraiser has subpoenaed the Associated Press for information about the source of hacked emails that formed the basis...

    U.S., Republicans, Donald Trump
  • By Politico   -   May 22, 2018

    LIVE ANALYSIS: THE MAY 22 PRIMARIES

    Follow along as POLITICO reporters and editors analyze the results as they come in.

  • By Politico   -   May 22, 2018

    FIRST POLLS CLOSE ON BIG SOUTHERN PRIMARY NIGHT

    Democrats could take a step toward electing the first African-American female governor in American history and resolve some of their...

    Republicans, Election, Democrats
  • By Politico   -   May 22, 2018

    HOUSE SENDS MAJOR BANK BILL TO TRUMP, CAPPING YEARS OF EFFORT

    The House voted 258-159 on Tuesday to send a landmark bank deregulation bill to President Donald Trump. The bill, which originated...

    Donald Trump
  • By Politico   -   May 22, 2018

    SESSIONS' AWKWARD CRIME-FIGHTING ENCOUNTER

    On a trip to Bulgaria to discuss organized crime and other transnational security issues, Attorney General Jeff Sessions met Tuesday...

    Style, U.S.
  • By Politico   -   May 22, 2018

    MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT FACED ALLEGATIONS OF EXCESSIVE FORCE

    President Donald Trump is presenting the nation's top military honor on Thursday to a retired SEAL Team 6 operator who epitomizes the...

    U.S., Donald Trump
  • By Politico   -   May 22, 2018

    HOUSE EASILY PASSES PRISON REFORM BILL BACKED BY WHITE HOUSE

    The House overwhelmingly passed a bipartisan, White House-backed prison reform bill Tuesday. The bill, which would provide training...

    Republicans
  • By Politico   -   May 22, 2018

    LAWMAKERS FROM BOTH PARTIES UNITE AGAINST TRUMP'S ZTE SANCTIONS ROLLBACK

    After President Donald Trump trashed the Trans-Pacific Partnership, threatened to withdraw from NAFTA multiple times and proposed trade-war...

    U.S., Congress, Democrats, Donald Trump, Republicans
  • By Politico   -   May 22, 2018

    WHEN THE CIA INFILTRATED A PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN

    President Donald Trump seems to believe that FBI agents infiltrated his presidential campaign for political purposes, and has tweeted...

    Republicans, Donald Trump
  • By Politico   -   May 22, 2018

    GOP IMMIGRATION SHOWDOWN THREATENS RYAN'S JOB

    Paul Ryan is struggling to stop an immigration showdown in the House, as his Republican conference devolves into an all-out war that...

    Running, Republicans
  • By Politico   -   May 22, 2018

    MARYLAND CONGRESSMAN RETURNS AFTER MINOR STROKE, WILL SIGN DISCHARGE PETITION

    Rep. Anthony Brown is returning to Capitol Hill on Tuesday after suffering a minor stroke earlier this month. “The congressman plans...

    Republicans, Democrats
  • By Politico   -   May 22, 2018

    TEXAS GOVERNOR SAYS SCHOOL SAFETY TALKS WILL INCLUDE GUN CONTROL

    Gov. Greg Abbott of Texas kicked off a series of closed discussions on school safety on Tuesday by promising to discuss gun regulation...

    Republicans, Health, Democrats
  • By Politico   -   May 22, 2018

    DEMOCRATS NOT INVITED TO DOJ BRIEFING ON FBI INFORMANT

    The White House has invited two senior House Republicans - and no Democrats - to a Thursday briefing to facilitate access for lawmakers...

    Congress, Democrats, Donald Trump, Republicans
  • By Politico   -   May 22, 2018

    DEVOS: SCHOOLS SHOULD DECIDE WHETHER TO REPORT UNDOCUMENTED KIDS

    Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said today that it's up to individual schools to decide whether to call U.S. Immigration and Customs...

    U.S., Donald Trump
  • By Politico   -   May 22, 2018

    VENEZUELAN PRESIDENT EXPELS TOP U.S. DIPLOMAT

    President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday said he was expelling the top U.S. diplomat in Venezuela and his deputy for allegedly conspiring...

    U.S., Election
  • By Politico   -   May 22, 2018

    SENATE NEGOTIATORS NEAR DEAL TO OVERHAUL HILL HARASSMENT RULES

    Bipartisan Senate negotiators on Tuesday briefed colleagues on an emerging deal to overhaul Capitol Hill workplace harassment rules,...

    Democrats
  • By Politico   -   May 22, 2018

    POLL: ALMOST HALF OF VOTERS THINK TARIFFS ON CHINESE GOODS WOULD HURT U.S. ECONOMY

    U.S. voters are almost as likely to believe President Donald Trump's proposed tariffs on Chinese goods would hurt American consumers...

    U.S., Economy, Donald Trump