Budget Deficit Hits $666B, An $80B Spike For The YearThe federal budget deficit rose to $666 billion in the just-completed fiscal year, a spike that comes as Republicans are moving to draft a tax code rewrite that promises to add up to $1.5 trillion to the national debt over the coming decade.
Senate GOP Approves Tax Reform & Budget PlanIn a show of unity, Republican Senators have passed a budget that paves the way toward tax reform.
White House Defends Kelly's Defense Of TrumpThe White House defended President Donald Trump's chief of staff Friday after he mischaracterized previous remarks of a Democratic congresswoman who is now criticizing Trump's condolence call to the widow of a soldier killed in Niger.
Trump Calls Florida Rep. Wilson 'Wacky'President Donald Trump continued his feud with a Democratic congresswoman who accused him of being insensitive to the widow of an Army sergeant killed in Niger.
Rep. Wilson Received "Threats" Over Condolence Call CommentsControversy over the President Donald Trump's phone call to the wife of Army Sergeant LaDavid Johnson led to multiple threats being called in to Congresswoman Frederica Wilson's Washington DC office.
Rep. Wilson's Office Says She’s Getting Threats Over Blasting Trump’s Call To WidowRep. Frederica Wilson's office claims multiple threatening phone calls directed at congresswoman came into her D.C. office on Wednesday.
Federal Judge Blocks Latest Trump Travel BanThe third time was not the charm for President Donald Trump in his efforts to enact a travel ban on people from predominantly Muslim countries.
AG Sessions Deflects Questions On Russia, Won't Share Conversations With TrumpAttorney General Jeff Sessions testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee Wednesday for the first time since his confirmation hearings and the Russian investigation was on the minds of many in the room.
Despite Trump Tweets, NFL Players And Owners Pleased With Open DiscussionsFor all those actually involved in the National Football League, the annual owners meeting was a encouraging step in the right direction.
Bipartisan Deal Could Extend Healthcare SubsidiesPresident Donald Trump has expressed initial support for a bi-partisan plan for healthcare which keeps several Affordable Care Act subsidies, even though he used his executive powers to strike them down last week.
Marino Withdraws Name From Drug Czar ConsiderationPresident Donald Trump's pick to be the nation's drug czar has withdrawn his name from consideration.
McCain Takes Veiled Jab At Trump During Medal CeremonyThe National Constitutional Center has bestowed upon Senator John McCain their Liberty Medal.