Trump Trying to Help Push Moore Across Finish Line in Alabama Senate Race

President Donald Trump is trying to push embattled GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore across the finish line in Tuesday’s election in Alabama by contending...

Roger Stone Says Trump’s Lawyers Are Giving Him Bad Advice

Roger Stone, a political operative and longtime confidant of President Trump, said Monday night that the President's lawyers "are not serving him well." "I don't...

In Speech, Obama Invokes Nazi Germany to Warn Against Political Complacency

Barack Obama invoked Nazi Germany this week as part of a warning against complacency with a changing and seemingly worsening political climate. “You have...

Roy Moore Ignores the Rules of Modern-day Politics

He has ignored all the rules of modern-day politics. He speaks unscripted. He skimps on fundraising. He undervalues get-out-the-vote efforts. And he attacks the leaders...

Al Franken’s Resignation Gives Republicans Chance at Another Senate Seat

Minnesota Sen. Al Franken’s departure from the Senate solves one problem for Democrats, demonstrating their will to push out one of their own when...

President Trump Signs Spending Bill to Avoid Government Shutdown

President Donald Trump has signed a spending bill to avoid a government shutdown and keep the federal government running through Dec. 22. The president signed...

Trump Celebrates Move on Jerusalem in Hanukkah Speech at White House

US President Donald Trump opened his Hanukkah speech by saying there “a lot of happy people in the room…Jerusalem.”US President Donald Trump and First...

FBI Director Defends His Agency Against Trump’s Attacks

Countering strident attacks on his agency from the president who appointed him, FBI Director Christopher Wray on Thursday defended the tens of thousands of...

EPA Chief Pruitt Defends Taxpayer-funded Travel and Soundproof Communications Booth

Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt on Thursday defended his frequent taxpayer-funded travel and his purchase of a custom soundproof communications booth for his...

Congress Passes Stopgap Spending Bill to Prevent Government Shutdown

Congress on Thursday passed a stopgap spending bill to prevent a government shutdown this weekend and buy time for challenging talks on a wide...

Al Franken Resigns, Attacks Republicans, Trump, and Roy Moore

Sen. Al Franken, a rising political star only weeks ago, reluctantly announced Thursday he’s resigning from Congress, succumbing to a torrent of sexual harassment...

Sen. Al Franken Resigns Amid Allegations of Sexual Misconduct; Takes Shots at Trump, Roy...

Sen. Al Franken is officially on his way out the Senate door, resigning in the wake of allegations that he touched women improperly or...

Al Franken Facing New Allegations of Sexual Misconduct and Losing Support From Democrats

Minnesota Democrat Al Franken, facing fresh allegations of sexual misconduct and vanishing support from fellow Democrats, appears to be on the brink of resigning...

Trump Delivers for Pro-Israel Supporters With Decision to Recognize Jerusalem

President Donald Trump’s move to recognize the divided city of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital may have triggered a worldwide chorus of critics but the...

Middle East Bracing for Fallout From Trump’s Recognition of Jerusalem

Palestinians shuttered schools and shops and called for protests in West Bank towns on Thursday, while the leader of the Hamas militant group called...

Sen. Orrin Hatch Denounces Bannon’s Attack on Romney & the Mormon Church

Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch of Utah is lashing out at former White House adviser Steve Bannon for his attack on Mitt Romney and the...

More Female Democrats Call for Al Franken’s Resignation

Sen. Al Franken’s support among his fellow Democrats appeared to collapse Wednesday as a group of female Democratic senators called upon him to resign...

President Trump Recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital

Defying dire, worldwide warnings, President Donald Trump on Wednesday broke with decades of U.S. and international policy by recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. Despite urgent...

Donald Trump Jr. In Private Interview With House Intelligence Committee

Donald Trump Jr. was being interviewed Wednesday in private as part of the House intelligence committee’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. The...

Lawmaker Interrupts Meeting to Accost Fellow Representative for Touching his Arm, Says ‘‘I Don’t...

An outspoken and conservative Pennsylvania state lawmaker is the target of calls to resign or be demoted after he interrupted a committee meeting to...