WASHINGTON — The Republican-led House rejected a far-ranging immigration bill on Wednesday despite its eleventh-hour endorsement by President Donald Trump, as the gulf between the GOP's moderate and conservative wings proved too deep for leaders to avert an election-year display…
By Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press
The Justice Department says it has given House Republicans new classified information related to the Russia investigation after they had threatened to hold officials in contempt of Congress or even impeach them.
President Trump tried to shift the focus from families separated at the border to families of people killed by undocumented immigrants. But Trump's "zero tolerance" policy continues to be the subject of fierce criticism. Of more than 2,300, 500 migrant…
By Lisa Mascaro, Zeke Miller, Associated Press
President Donald Trump on Friday told his fellow Republicans in Congress to "stop wasting their time" on immigration legislation until after November, dismissing his party's struggle to surmount internal divisions.
By Juliet Linderman, Kevin Freking, Associated Press
The measure renews the safety net for farmers as President Donald Trump's tough talk on tariffs threatens to close markets for many of their products.
By Will Wessert, Associated Press
Ted Cruz has staged a dramatic about-face on the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policies.
By Andrew Taylor, Associated Press
President Donald Trump's message to lawmakers in both parties: Get your act together before the next budget lands on my desk.
By Juliet Linderman, Associated Press
The bill eliminates mandatory waiting periods for handling claims and requires lawmakers to repay the Treasury for harassment settlements. It now goes to the House.
Under the emerging deal, lawmakers "will have personal liability" for harassment claims against them.
By Lisa Desjardins
Since the #MeToo movement began, seven members of Congress have resigned or retired following sexual harassment allegations. While there is near-universal agreement that the system on Capitol Hill is deeply flawed, Congress has not addressed its own rules for dealing…
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