WASHINGTON | Trump’s ‘MAGAnomics’ gets a thumbs-down from Democrats

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump proposed a record $4.7 trillion budget, pushing the federal deficit…

JUNEAU, Alaska | Young feted as longest-serving Republican in House history

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — U.S. Rep. Don Young was feted by colleagues for becoming the longest-serving…

WASHINGTON | Rep. Omar apologizes for tweets about support for Israel

WASHINGTON (AP) — Freshman Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar has “unequivocally” apologized for tweets suggesting that members…

WASHINGTON | After 2 years of rancor, Trump to call for unity in address

WASHINGTON (AP) — After two years of bitter partisanship and personal attacks, President Donald Trump to…

WASHINGTON | White House dangles threat of another shutdown over wall

WASHINGTON — January 27, 2019—Two days after the record-long shutdown ended, the White House made clear…

WASHINGTON | Q&A: How soon will the federal government get back in order?

WASHINGTON — January 25, 2019— With the longest shutdown in U.S. history officially over, here’s a look…

WASHINGTON | Latest: Pelosi rejects ‘big down payment’ for Trump wall

WASHINGTON —January 24, 2019— The Latest on President Donald Trump, Congress and the partial government shutdown (all…

The shutdown today: Trump decides to postpone speech

Jan 24, 2019—What’s up with the partial government shutdown on Day 34: WHAT’S NEW The showdown…

The shutdown today: Trump makes offer to Democrats

—January 19, 2019—What’s up with the partial government shutdown on Day 29: WHAT’S NEW TODAY President…

WASHINGTON | First tangible signs of shutdown progress may be emerging

WASHINGTON—Jan 19, 2019—The first tangible signs of movement may be emerging in the impasse that has…

WASHINGTON | Trump, Pelosi feud heats up again

WASHINGTON —January 17, 2019— She imperiled his State of the Union address. He denied her a plane…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump, Pelosi flex muscle, shutdown goes on

WASHINGTON  —January 17, 2019— The Latest on the partial government shutdown (all times local): 9:50 p.m. President…

WASHINGTON | Trump grounds Pelosi after she imperils his big speech

WASHINGTON  —Jan 17, 2019— She imperiled his State of the Union address. He denied her an…

WASHINGTON | Graham urging Trump to reopen government for a few weeks

WASHINGTON —Jan 13, 2019— A Republican lawmaker advising President Donald Trump said he is encouraging the…

WASHINGTON | Trump stalks out of shutdown session with Dems — ‘Bye-bye’

WASHINGTON —Jan 09, 2019— President Donald Trump stalked out of his negotiating meeting with congressional leaders…

NEW YORK | Facing pressure, networks fact-check Trump speech

NEW YORK—January 08, 2019—  Television pundits moved swiftly to correct or challenge President Donald Trump following Tuesday’s…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump says illegal immigration is ‘crisis’

WASHINGTON —January 08, 2019— The Latest on President Donald Trump and the partial government shutdown (all times…

SACRAMENTO, Calif. | California’s Newsom rebukes White House in inaugural

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California Gov. Gavin Newsom was sworn in Monday and immediately drew sharp battle…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Democrats plan to pass a bill funding Treasury

WASHINGTON — Jan 05, 2019— The Latest on meetings between congressional aides and White House officials…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump says he could use executive power on wall

WASHINGTON —Jan 04, 2019— The Latest on the partial government shutdown (all times local): 3:05 p.m.…

WASHINGTON | Trump says Democrats’ impeachment talk is 2020 ploy

WASHINGTON —Jan 04, 2019— President Donald Trump pushed back Friday against some Democrats’ calls to impeach…

WASHINGTON | House Democrat expected to introduce impeachment resolution

WASHINGTON  —Jan 03, 2019—New House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has been cautious about whether her Democratic majority…