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Politics Jun 07Two House Democrats launch longshot bid to impeach Trump
The effort by Reps. Al Green of Texas and Brad Sherman of California has little chance of success in the Republican-led House. They don't even have the backing of many fellow Democrats.
Politics May 23Who are the winners and losers in Trump’s budget proposal?
The poor and the disabled are big losers in President Donald Trump's $4.1 trillion budget proposal while the Pentagon is a big winner.
Politics May 17N.C. senator says ‘I’m fine’ after race collapse
WASHINGTON — Republican Sen. Thom Tillis of North Carolina said Wednesday he's "fine" after collapsing during a Washington, D.C., race and being taken away by ambulance.
Economy Apr 13Good news, procrastinators: Tax deadline pushed to Tuesday
The tax agency said Thursday that nearly 40 million taxpayers have yet to file their returns.
Politics Mar 25Failure on health bill also hurts prospects for tax overhaul
House Republicans' failure to repeal Barack Obama's health care law deals a serious blow to another big part of President Donald Trump's agenda: tax reform.
Economy Feb 28Wilbur Ross sworn in as Commerce secretary
Ross, 79, will promote American business interests in the U.S. and abroad. He'll oversee agencies that manage fisheries, weather forecasting and the Census.
Politics Feb 27These tax breaks could be affected by the GOP’s tax overhaul
President Trump has said he will make public a tax proposal in the coming weeks. Republicans in Congress are also working on plans. Here's what to expect.
Politics Jan 18Commerce pick say NAFTA will be early target for team Trump
WASHINGTON — Breaking with Republican orthodoxy, a new Trump administration will work quickly to re-do the North American Free Trade Agreement, a massive trade pact with Canada and Mexico that has boosted trade but still stings laid off workers across…
Politics Jan 13House Republican summons ethics chief over his criticism of Trump
House Republicans have shown no inclination to challenge President-elect Donald Trump on ethics matters. Instead, they are going after federal ethics official who questioned Trump's potential conflicts of interest.
Politics Jan 06WATCH: Congress certifies Donald Trump’s victory
Congress certified Donald Trump's presidential victory Friday over the objections of a handful of House Democrats, with Vice President Joe Biden pronouncing, "It is over." House Democrats objected to the votes from at least 10 states, raising issues of voter…