President Trump majorly expanded the so-called "Mexico City policy" -- or as critics call it, the "gag rule" -- in a new executive order Monday. The rule has blocked international assistance to any programs that mention or provide abortions. In…
By PBS NewsHour
In our news wrap Thursday, President Trump signed two executive orders. One aims to strengthen the government’s cybersecurity, while another establishes a bipartisan commission to review claims of voter fraud. Also, the city of New Orleans removed a statue of…
By PBS NewsHour
The White House did not release the full text of the order, and it was not clear just how the pledges stated within the order would be carried out.
By Catherine Lucey, Associated Press and Rachel Zoll, Associated Press
Health officials in sanctuary cities are worried Trump's hard stance on immigration could put funding for their programs in jeopardy.
By Shefali Luthra, Kaiser Health News
In our news wrap Tuesday, House Oversight Committee leaders accused former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn of breaking the law in 2015 by taking money from Russian organizations. Also, a federal judge in San Francisco has blocked President Trump’s order…
By Michelle Andrews, Kaiser Health News
Hospitals use the H-1B Visa program to recruit foreign doctors to fill crucial positions in underserved or rural areas of the country. A recent executive order signed by President Trump could limit the number of visas awarded annually.
President Donald Trump made good on his campaign promise to roll back clean energy regulations. Here's what you should know.
One of President Trump's major campaign promises was to roll back his predecessor's plans for coping with climate change, a pledge he began to fulfill by signing an executive order that targets such regulations. Judy Woodruff gets perspective from Sen.
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.
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