Republicans must now shift their focus to enacting President Donald Trump's sweeping tax plan, a far heavier lift than the $4 trillion budget plan they've muscled through the Senate to lay the groundwork for the...
It’s true, as President Donald Trump says, that branded prescription drugs are generally cheaper outside the U.S. But he distorts the facts when he says, “as usual, the world is taking advantage of us.”
As wildfires rage across California and the West, Democratic and Republican senators have joined forces to help rural communities better prepare for and prevent catastrophic wildfires.
A bill introduced...
Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 05:51 PM PDT
Bipartisan Plan to Curb Health Premiums Gets Strong Support
A bipartisan proposal to calm churning health insurance markets gained momentum Thursday when enough lawmakers rallied behind it to give it potentially unstoppable Senate support. As the measure's prospects...
Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 04:34 PM PDT
Pentagon Faces Demands for Details on Deadly Attack in Niger
Members of Congress demanded answers Thursday two weeks after an ambush in the African nation of Niger killed four U.S. soldiers, with one top lawmaker even threatening subpoenas. The White House defended the...
Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 08:36 PM PDT
Kelly 'Stunned' by Rep.'s Criticism of Trump's Call to Widow
About 21,000-22,000 young immigrants, many brought to the country illegally as children, did not submit their status renewal applications in time.
That's according to preliminary numbers released Thursday by...
Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 06:56 PM PDT
Obama Tells Democrats to Reject Politics of Division, Fear
Former President Barack Obama called on fellow Democrats to reject politics of "division" and "fear" while rallying on Thursday with party's candidates for governors in Virginia and New Jersey.
"Why are we...
Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 12:00 PM PDT
Puerto Rico Still Stumbles in the Dark a Month After Maria
One man climbs 24 flights of stairs several times a day alongside dormant elevators. Street vendors hawk plastic washboards for $20. And families outstretch their hands as crews in helicopters drop supplies...