Stories tagged: Trump
Tue., March 12, 2019, 10:47 p.m.
Amid talk that former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen again lied to Congress, Cohen’s lawyer sent a letter Tuesday to the head of the House Oversight Committee clarifying Cohen’s testimony that …
Tue., March 12, 2019, 10:30 a.m.
A key House investigator said Tuesday that Speaker Nancy Pelosi is “absolutely right” to hold back on impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump.
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 9:08 a.m.
As a presidential candidate, Donald Trump promised not to cut Social Security, Medicare, or Medicaid. Trump later went back on his Medicaid promise, and now he’s being criticized for steep …
Mon., March 11, 2019, 2:52 p.m.
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi interviewed with the Washington Post.
Mon., March 11, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
President Donald Trump says he didn’t slip up when he referred to Apple CEO Tim Cook as “Tim Apple” at a White House meeting.
UPDATED: Mon., March 11, 2019, 9:51 a.m.
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 spending cuts to other domestic programs …
UPDATED: Thu., March 7, 2019, 10:49 a.m.
Allen Weisselberg, the chief financial officer of the Trump Organization, has his name on all manner of checks and documents of the company going back decades, is familiar with its …
Thu., March 7, 2019, 8:57 a.m.
Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer, “directed his attorney” to explore a potential presidential pardon last year, his current attorney said Thursday, appearing to contradict his client’s testimony …
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019, 10:50 p.m.
Alabama’s governor takes walking tour of damage from killer tornado as residents pick through what’s left of their shattered homes for anything salvageable
UPDATED: Tue., March 5, 2019, 4:02 p.m.
Politics took a back seat during first lady Melania Trump’s trip to Microsoft on Monday to learn about the company’s work on accessibility and online safety for children.
Mon., March 4, 2019, 9:07 a.m.
The House Judiciary Committee is launching a sweeping new probe of President Donald Trump, his White House, his campaign and his businesses, sending document requests to 81 people linked to …
Mon., March 4, 2019, 8:42 a.m.
Rand Paul says he will vote for measure blocking Trump’s emergency declaration, paving way for passage
Sen. Rand Paul is throwing his support behind a resolution that would block President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency to build his long-promised U.S.-Mexico border wall, defying a …
Fri., March 1, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
As the White House gears up for the 2020 campaign, it’s pressing the case that Democrats are rallying behind what it’s calling the policies of “socialism.”
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
The parents of an American college student who died following months of detention in North Korea rebuked President Donald Trump on Friday, saying Kim Jong Un “and his evil regime” …
Fri., March 1, 2019, 8 a.m.
President Donald Trump early last year directed his then-chief of staff, John Kelly, to give presidential son-in-law Jared Kushner a top-secret security clearance – a move that made Kelly so …
Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 9 a.m.
President Donald Trump’s former lawyer returned to Capitol Hill on Thursday for hours of closed-door questioning after publicly branding his former boss a racist and a con man who lied …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 27, 2019, 9:31 p.m.
President Donald Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un appeared to find some common ground in their high-stakes summit Thursday, with Kim suggesting an openness to denuclearization and allowing a …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 26, 2019, 5:13 p.m.
With nervous world capitals looking on, President Donald Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un are beginning their second nuclear summit with a one-on-one discussion and an intimate dinner as …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 26, 2019, 6:33 p.m.
President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, said Tuesday that the American people can decide “exactly who is telling the truth” when he testifies Wednesday to the House Oversight …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 25, 2019, 3:49 p.m.
Stocks closed modestly higher Monday after shedding most of the gains from an early rally spurred by the Trump administration’s decision to hold off on increasing tariffs on imported Chinese …
Mon., Feb. 25, 2019, 9:46 a.m.
Washington state says it will sue to challenge President Donald Trump’s policy setting up new obstacles for women seeking abortions, days after the administration adopted it.
Mon., Feb. 25, 2019, 9:13 a.m.
Former campaign staffer alleges in lawsuit that Trump kissed her without her consent; White House denies charge
A staffer on Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign says he kissed her without her consent at a small gathering of supporters before a Florida rally, an interaction that she alleges …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 23, 2019, 9:53 p.m.
High school students use social media and an alliance with a new Alabama senator to achieve an ambitious goal – a federal law to create a national archive of documents …
Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 8:30 a.m.
House Democrats will file a resolution Friday aimed at blocking the national emergency declaration that President Donald Trump has issued to help finance his wall along the Southwest border, teeing …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:10 p.m.
Disputes over President Donald Trump’s border wall and California’s bullet train are intensifying the feud between the White House and the nation’s most populous state.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:07 p.m.
President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he intends to nominate Jeffrey Rosen, a longtime litigator and deputy transportation secretary, to replace Rod Rosenstein as deputy attorney general.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 11:55 a.m.
President Donald Trump is criticizing California’s lead role in a multistate lawsuit challenging his emergency declaration to pay for a U.S.-Mexico border wall.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:10 p.m.
President Donald Trump is lashing out at key officials involved in the Russia probe, namely former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe and the current deputy attorney general, Rod Rosenstein.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 15, 2019, 8 p.m.
Defiant in the wake of a stinging budget defeat, President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border, moving to secure more money for his long-promised …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 15, 2019, 7:16 a.m.
When Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced Thursday that it was likely that President Donald Trump would declare a national emergency at the southern border, Washington legislators Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodger …