WH Aide, Fox News Host Hannity Criticize Senate Majority Leader McConnell

A top White House aide and a Fox News host are criticizing Mitch McConnell after the Senate majority leader said people think Congress hasn't...
NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 25: Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks during the annual Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) meeting on September 25, 2013 in New York City. Timed to coincide with the United Nations General Assembly, CGI brings together heads of state, CEOs, philanthropists and others to help find solutions to the world's major problems. (Photo by Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

Investigations of Hillary Clinton and her Campaign Continue 9 Months After Election

Nine months after Donald Trump upset Hillary Clinton to win the presidency, congressional Republicans and conservative legal watchdogs are continuing to probe the scandals that...

FBI Searched Former Trump Campaign Manager Paul Manafort’s Home

A spokesman for President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, says that FBI agents served a search warrant at one of his homes. Spokesman...

Trump Says US Nuclear Arsenal is “Far Stronger and More Powerful Than Ever Before”

President Donald Trump declared the U.S. nuclear arsenal "far stronger and more powerful than ever before," even as his top diplomat was working to...

Democrats Request Information on Federal Money Used at Trump Properties

As President Donald Trump spends much of August at his New Jersey golf club, Democratic lawmakers are making a new push for information about...

Trump Says Time at New Jersey Club is Not a Vacation

President Donald Trump would like to interrupt his vacation to deliver the following message: Don't call this a vacation. The president has decamped from Washington...

In Pushing Trump’s Agenda, Mike Pence Creates His Own Political Identity

Shuttling across the country aboard Air Force Two, Vice President Mike Pence has been a loyal messenger for President Donald Trump. At the same...

Tillerson Says US Plans to Respond to Russia’s Expulsion of Diplomats by Sept. 1

The Trump administration has yet to decide how to respond to Russia's move to expel hundreds of American diplomats, but plans to deliver a...

Trump Says His Base of Supporters is Bigger & Stronger Than Ever

President Donald Trump is insisting his support is stronger than ever, despite a report that some Republicans are weighing a 2020 presidential run without...
Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) is more popular in South Carolina than his white Senate colleague Lindsey Graham, one study found. (Alex Holt/for The Washington Post)

Why the Next Black President Could be a Republican

Two years before Donald Trump became president, he tweeted, “Sadly, because president Obama has done such a poor job as president, you won’t see another...

VP Pence Denies Report Claiming He’s Laying Groundwork for Presidential Campaign in 2020

Vice President Mike Pence has pushed back against a news report suggesting he is laying groundwork for a possible presidential bid in 2020 if...

Sen. Elizabeth Warren Being Closely Watched by Democrats & Republicans as 2018 Midterms Come...

U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren won't face voters for more than a year, but the broad outlines of the effort to unseat the Massachusetts Democrat,...

John McCain says Possible 2020 GOP Trump Challengers See ‘Weakness’ In him

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) said Republicans who could challenge President Trump for the GOP presidential nomination in 2020 “see weakness” in the president. “Look,...
Vice President Mike Pence appears to be cementing his status as President Trump’s heir apparent, promoting himself as the conduit between Republican donors and the administration. (Credit: Eric Thayer for The New York Times)

Mike Pence Calls Idea that he is Planning for 2020 White House Campaign ‘Absurd’

Vice President Pence on Sunday sought to tamp down speculation that he is preparing for his own 2020 White House bid, characterizing the notion...

VP Pence Blasts NYT for Story Suggesting he’s Running a ‘Shadow’ Campaign

Vice President Mike Pence blasted The New York Times on Sunday over its report suggesting he is running a “shadow” presidential campaign. “Today's article in the...

Republicans in Congress Must Prove Themselves This Fall

Congress will have to prove its mettle this fall. It has no choice. Republicans have little to show for their first seven months of controlling...

Trump Defends National Security Advisor McMaster Against Calls for His Firing

President Trump gave H.R. McMaster a vote of confidence after the national security adviser's rivals seized on a letter McMaster sent to his Obama predecessor Susan...

Robert Mueller Using Grand Jury in Russia Investigation

Special Counsel Robert Mueller is using a grand jury in Washington as part of an investigation into potential coordination between the Trump campaign and...

Trump’s Phone Calls With Leaders of Mexico & Australia

Transcripts of President Donald Trump's conversations with the leaders of Mexico and Australia in January offer new details on how the president parried with...

Jeff Session Pledges to Crack Down on Leaks of Classified Information

Attorney General Jeff Sessions pledged on Friday to rein in government leaks that he said undermine American security, taking an aggressive public stand after...