Paul, R-Ky., questioned the bill's 70-year time frame and said any new spending should be offset by corresponding cuts.
By Matthew Daly, Associated Press
The emerging two-year framework would satisfy demands for an outline to guide congressional work on more than $1.3 trillion in agency operating budgets. It would still need to be fleshed out in further negotiations, and puts off battles over political…
By Andrew Taylor, Associated Press
“Racism is the poison of America,” Schumer said, adding "when a significant part of America is held back, all of America is held back.”…
By Yamiche Alcindor
Democrats are demanding that President Donald Trump's labor secretary quit because he helped craft a secret 2008 plea deal that let a wealthy financier avoid prison after allegations of molesting teenage girls.
By Alan Fram, Associated Press
By Michael Balsamo, Associated Press
The Senate's top Democrat said Sunday that the U.S. government should step up efforts to investigate the deaths of at least eight Americans in the Dominican Republic this year.
By Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press
The briefing comes after Iran's Revolutionary Guard shot down a U.S. surveillance drone.
By Lisa Mascaro, Luis Alonso Lugo, Darlene Superville, Associated Press
Despite the opposition, it is unclear whether there are enough Republicans who would vote against Trump to stop the tariffs from being enacted.
By Associated Press
After a meeting with Democrats, Trump said he won't work with them as long as they are moving ahead with investigations of his administration.
Trump said, "I don't do cover-ups" and declared that Democrats had to choose whether to investigate him or work together on the country's priorities.
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