House, Senate Ready To Approve Budget PlansLawmakers on both ends of the Capitol worked Wednesday to prepare spending plans for the budget year that begins July 1, with House members squabbling about funding for Planned Parenthood while senators readied a reduction in education property taxes.
Abortion Restrictions Pass House Panel After DebateAfter a passionate debate, a House panel on Tuesday approved a wide-ranging bill that would place more regulations on abortion clinics and address issues such as the sale or donation of fetal tissue.
More Abortion Restrictions Advancing In Florida LegislatureAnti-abortion forces in the Florida Legislature are advancing a handful of bills they say are aimed at protecting the health of women, but that opponents say aim to deny access to abortions.
CBS/NYT Poll: Donald Trump Holds Onto Top Spot Nationally
State Department Short Of Target On Clinton Email ReleaseThe State Department opened the new year by falling short of a court-ordered goal from last year to have out by now 82 percent of Hillary Clinton's emails from her years as secretary of state.
Hearing Called Off In Abortion Clinic CaseAn administrative law judge has canceled a hearing in the case of a South Florida abortion clinic accused by the state Agency for Health Care Administration of improperly performing second-trimester abortions, records show.
Immigration Fuels Cruz-Rubio Republican ClashThe rivalry between Cuban-Americans Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz boils down to one issue more than any other: Immigration. And it’s become the two presidential contenders’ focus in closing messages to Republican voters before the sprint to the Iowa caucuses.
Trump Says He'd Expected More Criticism At GOP DebateRepublican presidential candidate Donald Trump on Wednesday shrugged off the barbs he received at the final GOP debate of the year, saying he'd been prepared for more criticism as the front-runner.
Cruz And Rubio Clash In Fifth Republican DebateIn a presidential race reshaped by national security fears, Sens. Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio clashed over U.S. military intervention, government spying on Americans' communications and immigration Tuesday night, as front-runner Donald Trump defended his provocative call for banning Muslims from the United States.
Florida Mayor Bans Trump After Trump Calls For Muslim BanFollowing Donald Trump’s call for the U.S. to stop Muslims from entering the country, a Florida mayor says he's banning the Republican presidential candidate from his city.
Trump Calls For 'Complete Shutdown' On Muslims Entering USBased on his recent comments, it would seem Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump isn't very fond of immigrants.
Quinnipiac: The Donald Soars, The Doc Sinks, Rubio In 2ndLess than a year away from the 2016 presidential election, Donald Trump sits comfortably in the lead for the Republican nominee as rival Dr. Ben Carson, who's hung closely for the last month, drops to third place