A simmering dispute between leaders of the House intelligence committee spilled into the public Monday over an investigation into whether President Donald Trump has ties to Russia, even as they pledged to...
Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 02:52 PM PST
Records Show EPA's Pruitt Used Private Email, Despite Denial
Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt occasionally used private email to communicate with staff while serving as Oklahoma's attorney general, despite telling Congress that he had always used...
Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 05:52 PM PST
New Rules Could Make Undocumented Immigrants Hide: Experts
In El Paso, Texas, Carmen Ramos and her friends have developed a network to keep each other updated by text message on where immigration checkpoints have been set up. She also makes sure she does everything by...
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer predicted Monday that the Affordable Care Act will survive amid what he called a White House and GOP in disarray.
Schumer said the law, also referred to as "Obamacare,"...
Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 04:43 PM PST
Senate Confirms Billionaire Ross as Commerce Secretary
In the days after President Donald Trump's election, thousands of teenagers across the nation walked out of class in protest. Others rallied to his defense.
It was an unusual show of political engagement...
Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 11:14 AM PST
Bush Favors 'Welcoming' Immigration Policy, Defends Media
Former President George W. Bush said he believes in a "welcoming" immigration policy, called freedom of religion a bedrock freedom, and forcefully defended the media as "indispensable to democracy," speaking out...
Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 11:20 AM PST
Pentagon Presenting Counter-ISIS Plan to White House
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is presenting the White House with a plan to "rapidly defeat" the Islamic State group, a Pentagon spokesman said Monday. The strategy includes significant elements of the approach...
Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 08:13 AM PST
Gorsuch Rulings in Some Notable Workers' Rights Cases
President Donald Trump's pick to fill a Supreme Court vacancy has heard dozens of workers' rights cases on the U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals. Many conservatives hail Neil Gorsuch for sticking to the letter...
Sunday, Feb 26, 2017 at 10:22 AM PST
Report Warns of State Money Fallout From Health Law Repeal
A sobering report to governors about the potential consequences of repealing the Obama-era health care law warns that federal spending cuts probably would create funding gaps for states and threaten many people...