President Donald Trump made good on his campaign promise to roll back clean energy regulations. Here's what you should know.
By Nsikan Akpan
On Tuesday, President Donald Trump signed an executive order that aims to boost U.S. energy independence by rolling back or reviewing clean energy policies instituted before and during the Obama administration.
By News Desk
President Trump acted on one of his most polarizing promises, signing an executive action to curb the admission of refugees, including an indefinite ban on accepting refugees from war-torn Syria. Lisa Desjardins offers a roundup of news from the White…
By PBS NewsHour
President Barack Obama unveiled a series of measures to cut gun violence. But amid the news today, many critics ignored the nuance in his choice of words. The president referred to these measures as executive actions, not executive orders. Why?…
By Julie Percha
By Domenico Montanaro, Lisa Desjardins, Rachel Wellford and Simone Pathe
Today in the Morning Line: Just two of the 18 items President Obama asked Congress to work on in his 2014 State of the Union became law Expecting little congressional action, the White House has taken to executive action and…
By Erica Werner, Associated Press and Andrew Taylor, Associated Press
WASHINGTON — Sidestepping immigration hardliners, House Republican leaders are moving to make a deal with Democrats to pass a spending bill that would keep the government running past next week.
By Erica Werner, Associated Press
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's executive actions on immigration left out some of the business community's top priorities, disappointing business leaders who might have stepped up to defend his policies in the face of Republican attacks.
By Jim Kuhnhenn, Associated Press and Erica Werner, Associated Press
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama faced immediate demands for bold action to stem deportations Tuesday, a day after declaring immigration legislation dead and announcing plans to act on his own. At the same time GOP opposition to the president's go-it-alone…
News Wrap: Arctic air lingers in Northeast as winter storm wraps up…
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