Unable or unwilling to completely erase his predecessor's signature initiatives, President Donald Trump this week turned to another approach: wreaking havoc.
Trump's back-to-back body blows against President...
In a news interview and a speech in Pennsylvania, President Donald Trump misleadingly suggested that rising stock value could reduce the national debt. One budget expert told us that notion was “just silly.”
Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 08:44 PM PDT
Trump Says Iran Deal Not in US National Security Interests
The IRS suspended a $7.25 million contract with the credit reporting company Equifax Friday after members of Congress complained the tax agency had awarded a no-bid contract to a company that recently had a...
Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 04:40 AM PDT
Financial Aftermath of Irma, Maria Could Cost Fla. Billions
The Florida Legislature finds itself dealing with not only the aftermath of Hurricane Irma but also the impact of Hurricane Maria.
State economist Amy Baker told the Senate Appropriations Committee on Thursday...
Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 09:39 AM PDT
Maine's Susan Collins Says She's Staying in US Senate
In a much-anticipated announcement regarding her home state's governor race, Maine Sen. Susan Collins said she's staying in the U.S. Senate.
The 64-year-old Collins announced her decision on Friday at an event...
Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 11:57 PM PDT
Trump's 'Obamacare' Move Shakes Up Health Care and Politics
President Donald Trump's abrupt move to cut off federal payments to insurers jolted America's health care and political worlds alike on Friday, threatening to boost premiums for millions, disrupt insurance...
Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 at 04:40 PM PDT
San Diego To Offer Up To $17,000 Rebate To Replace Lawns
A Democratic senator from suburban St. Louis who was censured by the Missouri Legislature for a Facebook post that hoped for President Donald Trump's assassination said Thursday that she stands by her new tweet...
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos put forth a new set of priorities Thursday for states, schools and universities competing for federal grant money.
The priorities include school choice, science and technology...