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1h Updated Trump to meet with people affected by school massacres amid calls for gun control
President Donald Trump will host a listening session Wednesday with people affected by some of the nation's highest-profile deadly school shootings, including the 1999 Columbine High School shooting, the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre and last week's shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
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1h 10m Sessions weathers yet another Trump Twitter taunt
Attorney General Jeff Sessions is unlikely to go anywhere soon, despite President Donald Trump's public and private dressing-downs.
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1h 28m Updated Trump vs. Kelly vs. Kushner vs. Sessions vs. McMaster
The most common complaint in any White House when it comes to how the media cover a president and his administration is that there is way too much focus on palace intrigue and not nearly enough on policy proposals.
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2h Updated Schiff hopes Democratic memo will be released this week
The House Intelligence Committee's top Democrat says he hopes to release this week the Democratic memo that pushes back against Republican allegations of FBI and Justice Department surveillance abuses of a former Trump campaign adviser.
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Trump to Discuss School Shootings With Survivors, Including Florida Students4h Trump to Discuss School Shootings With Survivors, Including Florida Students
The afternoon session in the State Dining Room will include those affected by school shootings in Parkland, Fla., Littleton, Colo., and Newtown, Conn.
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6h Updated Trump challenges Sessions to investigate Obama, Democrats on Russia
President Donald Trump, after being criticized for his response to Russia's election meddling, challenged Jeff Sessions, his attorney general, to launch an investigation into the Obama administration for failing to do enough to stop the 2016 election foreign interference.
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Trump Attacks Obama, and His Own Attorney General, Over Russia Inquiry7h Updated Trump Attacks Obama, and His Own Attorney General, Over Russia Inquiry
President Trump attacked his own attorney general on Wednesday, asking in a Twitter post why Jeff Sessions has not been investigating Democrats for Russian interference in the 2016 election.
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8h Trump Attacks Obama — and His Own Attorney General — Over Russia Inquiry
President Trump attacked his own attorney general on Wednesday, asking in a Twitter post why Jeff Sessions has not been investigating Democrats for Russian interference in the 2016 election.
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8h Updated Kentucky Democrat wins state House seat in Trump stronghold
Democrats claimed a landslide victory in a special election for a Kentucky House district that voted heavily for Donald Trump in 2016.
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8h Updated Political scientists rate Trump as worst ever, but you should be skeptical
You may have read about the new study from political scientists that ranks President Donald Trump as the worst president ever. There's nothing inherently wrong with the study, and the political scientists who worked on it are well-respected. Most Americans, though, don't rank Trump as the worst president ever, even if most disapprove of the job Trump is doing.
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Under Trump, Border Patrol Steps Up Searches Far From the Border12h Under Trump, Border Patrol Steps Up Searches Far From the Border
The Border Patrol is aggressively using a ittle-known authority to set up checkpoints and search private property to crack down on illegal immigration.
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15h Updated Trump moves to ban bump stocks
President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he has directed his attorney general to propose changes that would ban so-called bump stocks, which make it easier to fire rounds more quickly.
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15h Dutch lawyer pleads guilty to lying about interaction with Rick Gates
A European lawyer pleaded guilty Tuesday to lying to investigators in Robert Mueller's special counsel investigation, after he covered up his discussions with former Trump campaign aide Rick Gates and a business associate based in Ukraine in September 2016, while the Trump campaign operation was in full swing.
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Trump Moves to Relax Rules on Cheaper Health Insurance17h Updated Trump Moves to Relax Rules on Cheaper Health Insurance
Under current rules, such “short-term, limited-duration insurance” cannot last for more than three months. Under the proposal, the limit would be 364 days.
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18h Updated Trump Moves to Regulate ‘Bump Stock’ Devices
The president asked the Justice Department to propose regulations that would ban “bump stocks,” which can convert a semiautomatic gun into an automatic weapon.
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Trump Tries to Shift Blame to Obama for Not Countering Russian Meddling18h Updated Trump Tries to Shift Blame to Obama for Not Countering Russian Meddling
President Trump suggested that the Obama administration did not do enough to prevent the Kremlin’s influence campaign.
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Former Skadden Lawyer Pleads Guilty to Lying in Russia Investigation18h Updated Former Skadden Lawyer Pleads Guilty to Lying in Russia Investigation
The lawyer admitted lying in an interview with the special counsel about conversations he had with Rick Gates, who served on the Trump campaign.
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20h Trump tweets call to strengthen background checks
President Donald Trump called for reforming background checks for gun purchases in a tweet on Tuesday night.
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21h Updated The Point: Trump and Romney are friends now! Barf.
On Monday night, President Donald Trump endorsed Mitt Romney's Utah Senate candidacy. He did so, of course, via Twitter:
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22h Updated Mueller charges lawyer with lying about interaction with Rick Gates
Special counsel Robert Mueller has filed a charge against a lawyer for lying to investigators about his interaction with former Trump campaign aide Rick Gates in September 2016.
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Polk Awards Honor Articles on Russia Investigation and #MeToo Movement23h Updated Polk Awards Honor Articles on Russia Investigation and #MeToo Movement
Journalists from The Washington Post and The New York Times who uncovered ties between the Trump campaign and Russia were among the winners of the George Polk Awards.
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23h Updated Trump to award Medal of Valor to 12 Americans
President Donald Trump will award the Medal of Valor to 12 Americans on Tuesday, the highest possible decoration for bravery by public safety officers.
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23h Sarah Sanders cryptically hints at action against Russia
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders, seeking to blunt criticism that the Trump administration has not punished Russia over its 2016 election meddling, cryptically hinted Tuesday that an unpublicized action had already been taken.
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27h Updated Haley snubbed by Palestinian leader at UN
Pledging she "will not shut up," US ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said Tuesday that the Trump administration will not change its decision to move the US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.
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Former Skadden Lawyer Accused in Russia Investigation of Making False Statements27h Former Skadden Lawyer Accused in Russia Investigation of Making False Statements
The attorney was interviewed by the special counsel about work he did in Ukraine with Rick Gates, who went on to serve on President Trump’s campaign.
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28h Updated Political scientists rank Trump last, Lincoln first in presidential greatness survey
Former Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Ronald Reagan enjoyed upward bumps in their greatness rankings, while President Donald Trump was ranked historically low, according to a presidential "greatness" survey released Monday.
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As Some Got Free Health Care, Gwen Got Squeezed: An Obamacare Dilemma30h Updated As Some Got Free Health Care, Gwen Got Squeezed: An Obamacare Dilemma
President Trump’s efforts to undermine the health law have widened the gap between those who get government aid and those who don’t, deepening resentments.
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Lawyer Accused of Making False Statements in Russia Investigation31h Updated Lawyer Accused of Making False Statements in Russia Investigation
The attorney was interviewed by the special counsel about work he did in Ukraine with Rick Gates, who went on to serve on President Trump’s campaign.
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31h Updated Trump to Pennsylvania Republicans: Fight newly drawn congressional map
President Donald Trump suggested Tuesday that Republicans should take a newly drawn map of congressional district lines in Pennsylvania to the US Supreme Court.
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33h Poll: Majority blames Congress, Trump for not doing more to prevent mass shootings
A majority of Americans blame Congress and President Donald Trump for not doing more to prevent mass shootings, a new Washington Post/ABC News poll finds.
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40h Updated Trump blames Obama for inaction over Russia meddling
President Donald Trump remained focused on the Russia matter on Monday, questioning in a tweet why his predecessor didn't act to prevent Moscow from interfering in US elections.
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40h Updated Trump endorses Mitt Romney for Senate
President Donald Trump said Monday he supports Mitt Romney's bid for the US Senate from Utah, endorsing a former rival and major figure within the Republican Party.
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Trump Endorses Mitt Romney’s Run for Utah Senate Seat 19 Feb 11:14pm Trump Endorses Mitt Romney’s Run for Utah Senate Seat
Mr. Romney, who has publicly clashed with Mr. Trump in the past, has signaled he plans to serve as a check on the president if he is elected.
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Trump Adds Cautious Support to Changes to Background Checks for Gun Buyers 19 Feb 10:31pm Updated Trump Adds Cautious Support to Changes to Background Checks for Gun Buyers
The White House press secretary said that Mr. Trump had spoken to Senator John Cornyn, Republican of Texas, about legislation to revamp background checks.
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Trump Edges Toward a Conventional Republican Approach, at Least on Policy 19 Feb 3:54pm Trump Edges Toward a Conventional Republican Approach, at Least on Policy
For all the ways President Trump has flouted the norms of his office, on policy he comes closer to other modern Republican presidents.
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Fact-Checking a Facebook Executive’s Comments on Russian Interference 19 Feb 3:29pm Updated Fact-Checking a Facebook Executive’s Comments on Russian Interference
Rob Goldman, Facebook vice president for ads, tweeted about Russia’s disinformation effort. President Trump then cited him. We fact-checked Mr. Goldman.
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19 Feb 3:23pm Updated The Point: 9 totally unpresidential things Trump tweeted over Presidents Day weekend
It's become almost de riguer at this moment in time to note that President Donald Trump is the least presidential president who has ever presidented.
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19 Feb 3:17pm Updated Trump to break bread with reporters at tony Gridiron Dinner
President Donald Trump will attend next month's tony Gridiron Club dinner in Washington, putting the President in the same room with many of the county's top journalists he has castigated in his first year in office.
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19 Feb 3:08pm Updated Trump tweet angers survivors of Parkland shooting
Students who survived the Parkland, Florida, shooting laid into President Donald Trump after he linked the FBI's failure to follow up on a report about the school shooter and the resources expended on the Russia investigation.
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19 Feb 12:33pm Updated Trump motorcade driver found with firearm in bag
A driver in President Donald Trump's motorcade inadvertently brought a firearm near the President's beachfront estate on Monday, prompting questioning from the Secret Service and local law enforcement officials.
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How Unwitting Americans Encountered Russian Operatives Online 19 Feb 11:48am Updated How Unwitting Americans Encountered Russian Operatives Online
With imperfect English and tireless posting on Facebook and Twitter, Russian trolls summoned Americans to rallies, praised Donald J. Trump and played on political divisions.
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19 Feb 11:26am Updated Democrats, Oprah and Russia: A wild weekend of Trump tweets
Even by his standards, President Donald Trump's weekend tweetstorm was epic, covering a range of topics from NASCAR to Iran to Oprah Winfrey's most recent CBS "60 Minutes" segment.
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19 Feb 10:52am Updated Trump open to improving background checks, spokesman says
President Donald Trump "is supportive of efforts to improve the federal background check system" for gun purchases, a White House spokesman said Monday, less than a week after the Florida school shooting that killed 17 people.
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19 Feb 9:16am Updated Trump blames everyone but Russia
President Donald Trump, ensconced in his opulent private club of Mar-a-Lago this weekend, had a screed of combative thoughts.
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Tools of Trump’s Fixer: Payouts, Intimidation and the Tabloids 19 Feb 2:27am Updated Tools of Trump’s Fixer: Payouts, Intimidation and the Tabloids
Beyond facilitating a $130,000 payment to silence a pornographic film actress, Donald Trump’s lawyer spent years making aggressive behind-the-scenes efforts to protect him.
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Indictment Leaves No Doubt: Russia Backed Trump. But Was It the Difference? 18 Feb 10:11pm Indictment Leaves No Doubt: Russia Backed Trump. But Was It the Difference?
The charges against 13 Russians have injected a new twist into a debate that has consumed the political universe since the final hours of election night: How did Trump do it?
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Trump’s Evolution From Relief to Fury Over the Russia Indictment 18 Feb 8:00pm Updated Trump’s Evolution From Relief to Fury Over the Russia Indictment
The president unleashed a two-day Twitter tirade that was unusually angry and defiant even by his standards.
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18 Feb 6:45pm Updated LA Times: Former Trump aide Gates to plead guilty, testify against Manafort
Former Trump presidential campaign aide Rick Gates has agreed to testify against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and will plead guilty to fraud related charges, according to the Los Angeles Times.
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Fact Check: Trump Falsely Claims, ‘I Never Said Russia Did Not Meddle’ 18 Feb 5:32pm Updated Fact Check: Trump Falsely Claims, ‘I Never Said Russia Did Not Meddle’
Here are eight times President Trump has rejected or otherwise doubted that Moscow had a role in interfering with the 2016 presidential election.
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Trump Blames Obama and Democrats for Failing to Stop Russian Meddling 18 Feb 11:39am Updated Trump Blames Obama and Democrats for Failing to Stop Russian Meddling
The president seemed to embrace the idea that sowing discord in American politics had been Russia’s aim, after previously saying little to acknowledge a threat.
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News Analysis: Trump’s Conspicuous Silence Leaves a Struggle Against Russia Without a Leader 17 Feb 11:45pm Updated News Analysis: Trump’s Conspicuous Silence Leaves a Struggle Against Russia Without a Leader
President Trump depicted indictments charging Russians with interfering in America’s politics as a vindication for himself rather than a threat to the United States.
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17 Feb 7:30pm Trump responds to Mueller indictment news
The White House continues to vehemently deny collusion with Russia a day after multiple indictments of Russian nationals and entities were announced by the Justice Department in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 US election.
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Trump’s National Security Chief Calls Russian Interference ‘Incontrovertible’ 17 Feb 7:03pm Updated Trump’s National Security Chief Calls Russian Interference ‘Incontrovertible’
Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster accused Moscow of engaging in “disinformation, subversion and espionage.” The comments highlighted a sharp division in the White House on how to talk about Russia’s actions.
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Trump Should Get Behind Romney’s Candidacy, McConnell Says 17 Feb 3:36pm Trump Should Get Behind Romney’s Candidacy, McConnell Says
In an interview, Senator Mitch McConnell said that Mitt Romney’s Senate run was an illustration of Republicans’ improving fortunes entering a challenging midterm campaign.
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17 Feb 11:03am Analysis: Romney picked the perfect state to be an anti-Trump Republican
Mitt Romney declared his bid for the US Senate from Utah on Friday. Despite being a fellow Republican, Romney is expected to be a thorn in President Donald Trump's side. Romney refused to endorse Trump during the 2016 campaign and, although he didn't reference the President by name, Romney made it clear with a number of references (such as to immigration) in his campaign announcement that he comes from a different wing of the Republican Party than Trump.
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17 Feb 8:47am Someone please remind Trump that he ended DACA
The world's most listless and impotent -- err, "greatest" -- deliberative body shelved further debate over the future of DACA on Thursday, after senators voted down four proposals, one of which didn't address the question at all, over the course of about an hour.
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17 Feb 6:00am Still Talking After All These Years
At the annual meeting of the American Psychoanalytic Association, the seminars covered the quantum hologram (huh?) and President Trump.
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17 Feb 1:12am Updated Trump visits Florida hospital to honor victims of Parkland shooting
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump, aiming to honor the victims of Wednesday's school shooting in Parkland, Florida, visited Broward Health North Hospital on Friday, the hospital where many of the victims were treated.
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Trump Visits Florida Hospital That Treated School Shooting Victims 16 Feb 11:46pm Updated Trump Visits Florida Hospital That Treated School Shooting Victims
“It’s very sad something like that could happen,” a solemn Mr. Trump told reporters afterward.
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Inside a 3-Year Russian Campaign to Influence U.S. Voters 16 Feb 9:24pm Updated Inside a 3-Year Russian Campaign to Influence U.S. Voters
Using American bank accounts, drivers’ licenses and disposable phones, about 80 Russians worked to disparage Hillary Clinton, promote Donald Trump and sow discord.
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13 Russians Indicted as Mueller Reveals Effort to Aid Trump Campaign 16 Feb 9:20pm Updated 13 Russians Indicted as Mueller Reveals Effort to Aid Trump Campaign
The indictment does not allege collusion but reveals in painstaking detail how Russians posed as American activists to boost Mr. Trump’s campaign.
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News Analysis: Indictment Makes Trump’s Hoax Claim Harder to Sell 16 Feb 7:14pm News Analysis: Indictment Makes Trump’s Hoax Claim Harder to Sell
By laying out in excruciating detail the evidence of Russian meddling spanning the last four years, the special counsel instantly created a new political reality for President Trump.
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16 Feb 7:00pm Trump appointee who was banned from Uber for alleged racial comments is out at federal volunteer agency
A senior adviser at the agency that oversees federal volunteer efforts is out after CNN's KFile reported last month that Uber banned him for allegedly harassing a driver.
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Media Memo: A Familiar Editorial Split After Parkland Shooting, but Not Everywhere 16 Feb 6:41pm Media Memo: A Familiar Editorial Split After Parkland Shooting, but Not Everywhere
A surprise editorial in favor of gun control from the Trump-friendly New York Post appears among a deluge of argument and erroneous reporting.
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Trump Administration Proposes Stiff Penalties on Steel and Aluminum Imports 16 Feb 6:35pm Updated Trump Administration Proposes Stiff Penalties on Steel and Aluminum Imports
The Commerce Department said foreign metals posed a threat to national security, setting the stage for President Trump to consider stiff tariffs.
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News Analysis: Indictments Present a New Political Reality for a President Crying ‘Hoax’ 16 Feb 4:16pm Updated News Analysis: Indictments Present a New Political Reality for a President Crying ‘Hoax’
By laying out in excruciating detail the evidence of Russian meddling spanning the last four years, the special counsel instantly created a new political reality for President Trump.
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16 Feb 3:41pm Updated Melania Trump arrives solo to air base amid second affair scandal as first couple heads to Florida
First lady Melania Trump eschewed the traditional South Lawn couple's walk to Marine One on Friday amid another adultery allegation scandal, opting instead to drive separately ahead of President Donald Trump.
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Trump Administration Recommends Stiff Penalties on Steel and Aluminum Imports 16 Feb 3:13pm Updated Trump Administration Recommends Stiff Penalties on Steel and Aluminum Imports
The Commerce Department said foreign metals pose a threat to national security, setting the stage for President Trump to determine what trade action to take.
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News Analysis: A Hoax? Indictments Make Trump’s Claim Even Harder to Maintain 16 Feb 3:04pm News Analysis: A Hoax? Indictments Make Trump’s Claim Even Harder to Maintain
By laying out in excruciating detail the evidence of Russian meddling spanning the last four years, the special counsel instantly created a new political reality for President Trump.
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16 Feb 1:31pm Updated Trump to host embattled Israeli prime minister next month
President Donald Trump will host Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House next month, the White House announced on Friday.
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16 Feb 12:47pm Updated New Yorker: Ex-model details Trump system for covering up affairs
A former Playboy model who claims she had an affair with Donald Trump beginning in 2006 is going public with a description of Trump's alleged system for concealing affairs.
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16 Feb 12:36pm Updated The Trump Cabinet is traveling in style. Thanks, taxpayers!
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16 Feb 12:14pm Why Romney called out Trump on immigration
Mitt Romney caught many people off guard on Friday with his sharp rebuke of the Trump administration's exclusionary tone on immigration as he announced his campaign to represent Utah in the US Senate.
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16 Feb 10:05am Trump to meet with those affected by Florida shooting
President Donald Trump said Friday he will head to Florida later in the day to meet with those affected by the school shooting that left 17 dead in southern Florida.
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Encounters: A Melania Trump Impersonator’s Downtime With Her Daughter 16 Feb 9:56am Encounters: A Melania Trump Impersonator’s Downtime With Her Daughter
Laura Benanti, the cabaret performer and Broadway star, keeps a low profile in her Harlem neighborhood.
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16 Feb 6:04am Supreme Court will meet behind closed doors Friday on DACA
The Supreme Court will meet behind closed doors Friday to decide whether to take up a lower court opinion that temporarily blocked President Donald Trump's effort to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals immigration program.
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Senate Rejects Immigration Plans, Leaving Fate of Dreamers Uncertain 15 Feb 10:40pm Updated Senate Rejects Immigration Plans, Leaving Fate of Dreamers Uncertain
Three measures — including one backed by President Trump — failed to garner the 60 votes required to open Senate debate. The next steps are unclear.
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Trump’s Inaugural Committee Paid $26 Million to Firm of First Lady’s Adviser 15 Feb 10:37pm Updated Trump’s Inaugural Committee Paid $26 Million to Firm of First Lady’s Adviser
The committee, which raised a record $107 million, detailed its finances in a tax filing, revealing that it donated less than expected to charity.
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In Pursuit of Peace, Trump Generates Rare Friction With Netanyahu 15 Feb 8:05pm Updated In Pursuit of Peace, Trump Generates Rare Friction With Netanyahu
The pushback on Israel suggests that the White House is recalibrating its approach to Israel and the Palestinians as it wrestles with when, and how, to put a peace proposal on the table.
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News Analysis: Trump Gets What He Wants in Immigration Debate: Quiet on the Right 15 Feb 7:18pm Updated News Analysis: Trump Gets What He Wants in Immigration Debate: Quiet on the Right
The activism and outrage from conservatives that has killed past immigration deals is less vitriolic this time, perhaps because they sense they are winning.
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After Florida Shooting, Trump Focuses on Mental Health Over Guns 15 Feb 7:11pm Updated After Florida Shooting, Trump Focuses on Mental Health Over Guns
Mr. Trump’s remarks came amid criticism that the White House had not done enough to reassure the public shortly after one of the deadliest mass shootings in American history.
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15 Feb 6:52pm Updated Exclusive: A top Trump campaign adviser close to plea deal with Mueller
Former Trump campaign adviser Rick Gates is finalizing a plea deal with special counsel Robert Mueller's office, indicating he's poised to cooperate in the investigation, according to sources familiar with the case.
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American ISIS Suspect Said He Wanted to Report From Syria, Filing Shows 15 Feb 5:54pm American ISIS Suspect Said He Wanted to Report From Syria, Filing Shows
The unnamed man has been in custody of the United States military for months as the Trump administration tries to figure out how to handle his case.
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Senate Rejects Trump’s Immigration Plan 15 Feb 4:21pm Updated Senate Rejects Trump’s Immigration Plan
The measure would have severely limited chain migration, ended the visa lottery, funded the border wall and resolved the fate of the Dreamers.
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15 Feb 3:23pm Steve Bannon says White House advised him to invoke executive privilege
The House Intelligence Committee has scheduled a Thursday meeting to hear testimony from Steve Bannon -- but it's an open question whether President Donald Trump's former chief strategist will even show up.
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In Response to Florida Shooting, Trump Focuses on Mental Health Over Gun Restrictions 15 Feb 2:58pm Updated In Response to Florida Shooting, Trump Focuses on Mental Health Over Gun Restrictions
Mr. Trump’s remarks came in the face of criticism that the White House had not done enough to reassure the public in the hours following one of the deadliest mass shootings in United States history.
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15 Feb 1:57pm Updated Bannon shows for Intelligence panel hearing
The House Intelligence Committee has scheduled a Thursday meeting to hear testimony from Steve Bannon -- but it's an open question whether President Donald Trump's former chief strategist will even show up.
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Trump’s Latest Travel Ban Suffers Blow From a Second Appeals Court 15 Feb 1:16pm Trump’s Latest Travel Ban Suffers Blow From a Second Appeals Court
The Supreme Court is set to consider the ban in a different case this spring, and it has let the ban go into effect in the meantime.
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15 Feb 12:52pm Appeals court rules against latest Trump travel ban
A federal appeals court ruled against the latest version of President Donald Trump's travel ban on Thursday, holding that it "continues to exhibit a primarily religious anti-Muslim objective."
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15 Feb 12:23pm White House goes all out to stop bipartisan immigration deal
The Trump administration is working to kill a bipartisan deal on immigration that could be the best chance to get a bill through the Senate.
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15 Feb 11:41am Updated White House considering veto threat of bipartisan immigration deal
The Trump administration is working to kill a bipartisan deal on immigration that could be the best chance to get a bill through the Senate.
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Trump’s Inaugural Committee Paid $26 Million to Firm of First Lady’s Friend 15 Feb 11:09am Trump’s Inaugural Committee Paid $26 Million to Firm of First Lady’s Friend
The committee, which raised a record $107 million, detailed its finances in a tax filing, revealing that it donated less than expected to charity.
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15 Feb 10:50am Trump set for a leadership moment he has yet to meet
A day after America's latest school massacre, President Donald Trump appeared to blame the tragedy on the people and schoolchildren of the Florida community it scarred for not doing more to point out how the shooter had become alienated from society.
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15 Feb 10:39am Updated House panel weighs contempt if Bannon fails to show for Thursday hearing
The House Intelligence Committee has scheduled a Thursday meeting to hear testimony from Steve Bannon -- but it's an open question whether President Donald Trump's former chief strategist will even show up.
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15 Feb 9:49am Updated Trump points to missed signs in Parkland shooting
President Donald Trump on Thursday highlighted the apparent mental instability of the gunman who allegedly killed 17 people at a Florida high school.
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15 Feb 6:57am Updated The Trump Administration Is Optimistic About Economic Growth. Be Skeptical.
Making its forecast come true would require productivity improvements not seen in decades and an atypical policy on interest rates.
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15 Feb 6:55am Updated Trump suggests 25 cent increase in gas tax, senator says
President Donald Trump suggested Wednesday that a one-time, 25 cent increase in gas and diesel taxes would be needed to help pay for the administration's new infrastructure plan, according to Democratic Sen. Tom Carper.
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15 Feb 6:19am Democrats scramble on taxes as Republicans gain steam
Caught flat-footed by the suddenly increasing popularity of the GOP tax plan, leading Democrats are urging the party's candidates to ignore the day-to-day controversies surrounding President Donald Trump's White House and focus their campaigns on the economy.
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Trump Rules: How $225,000 Can Help Secure a Pollution Loophole at Trump’s E.P.A. 15 Feb 2:00am Trump Rules: How $225,000 Can Help Secure a Pollution Loophole at Trump’s E.P.A.
A Tennessee truck dealership lavished a local Republican congresswoman with campaign donations. It also sells “Make Trucks Great Again” caps.
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14 Feb 11:27pm DACA hangs in the balance as bipartisan deal gets hit from all sides
The fate of hundreds of thousands of DACA recipients could rest with moderate lawmakers in the Senate -- and whether they can convince President Donald Trump that their path forward is the only answer left, even if it doesn't give him everything he wants.
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Riding an Untamed Horse: Priebus Opens Up on Serving Trump 14 Feb 11:07pm Updated Riding an Untamed Horse: Priebus Opens Up on Serving Trump
Reince Priebus, the president’s first White House chief of staff, said his tenure was even more arduous than outsiders knew. “Take everything you’ve heard and multiply it by 50,” he says in a new book.
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Trump, a Week After Porter Resigned, Says He’s ‘Totally Opposed’ to Spousal Abuse 14 Feb 10:15pm Updated Trump, a Week After Porter Resigned, Says He’s ‘Totally Opposed’ to Spousal Abuse
Mr. Trump’s statement, which members of both parties had said was long overdue, came as the president’s chief of staff faced new questions about his handling of the case.
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Trump Lawyer’s Payment to Porn Star Raises New Questions 14 Feb 8:19pm Updated Trump Lawyer’s Payment to Porn Star Raises New Questions
The admission by President Trump’s longtime personal lawyer that he sent $130,000 to a porn actress is raising new legal, ethical and factual questions.
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14 Feb 7:26pm Updated Trump to sign sex assault bill as scandal engulfs White House
President Donald Trump will sign a measure on Wednesday aimed at preventing the kind of systemic sexual abuse perpetrated by Olympic gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar, who was recently sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison.
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14 Feb 6:17pm Updated Trump sends condolences to school shooting victims in Florida
President Donald Trump offered his prayers and condolences Thursday as a school shooting in Parkland, Florida unfolded.
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Trump Threatens to Veto Immigration Bills that Don’t Meet His Demands 14 Feb 5:35pm Updated Trump Threatens to Veto Immigration Bills that Don’t Meet His Demands
He once said he would sign anything that reaches his desk, but President Trump on Wednesday issued a veto threat on immigration bills that don’t reflect his stand.
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Trump’s Military Parade Could Cost $30 Million 14 Feb 3:14pm Updated Trump’s Military Parade Could Cost $30 Million
President Trump wants a military parade. His budget director says it could cost the United States $30 million at a time of rising deficits.
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Michael D. Cohen, Trump’s Longtime Lawyer, Says He Paid Stormy Daniels Out of His Own Pocket 14 Feb 2:15pm Michael D. Cohen, Trump’s Longtime Lawyer, Says He Paid Stormy Daniels Out of His Own Pocket
Michael D. Cohen, who worked as a counsel to the Trump Organization for more than a decade, said he was not reimbursed for the 2016 payment.
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14 Feb 2:14pm Updated Kelly under fire but Trump stands by him -— for now
White House chief of staff John Kelly, facing a growing swell of internal strife, attempted Wednesday to bring a spiraling crisis under control even as morale has plummeted among West Wing aides who feel misled and leaderless.
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14 Feb 11:48am Who Is Rob Porter?
Rob Porter, the White House staff secretary who stepped down after accusations of spousal abuse, amassed job titles from multiple Senate offices before joining President Trump’s staff.
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14 Feb 11:41am Kelly under fire but Trump stands by him -- for now
White House chief of staff John Kelly, facing a growing swell of internal strife, attempted Wednesday to bring a spiraling crisis under control even as morale has plummeted among West Wing aides who feel misled and leaderless.
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14 Feb 9:57am Trump issues fresh opposition to short-term DACA bill
President Donald Trump on Wednesday reiterated his desire for the Senate to pass his proposal on immigration -- pressuring Republicans to reject anything else -- as lawmakers are set to begin debating legislation.
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Corker Reconsiders Retirement, but He Must Win Over Trump to Do It 14 Feb 2:10am Updated Corker Reconsiders Retirement, but He Must Win Over Trump to Do It
Senator Bob Corker of Tennessee is having second thoughts about retiring. But without President Trump’s support, he is unlikely to win the nomination.
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14 Feb 12:28am Updated Trump still unconvinced Russia meddled in 2016 election
President Donald Trump still isn't buying that Russia interfered in the 2016 election.
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Trump’s Longtime Lawyer Says He Paid Stormy Daniels Out of His Own Pocket 13 Feb 11:39pm Updated Trump’s Longtime Lawyer Says He Paid Stormy Daniels Out of His Own Pocket
Michael D. Cohen, who worked as a counsel to the Trump Organization for more than a decade, said he was not reimbursed for the 2016 payment.
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13 Feb 10:50pm Conversations over possible Kelly successor heat up
There has been no decision by President Donald Trump to replace embattled White House chief of staff John Kelly, but multiple sources say conversations over who could succeed him have heated up.
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Trump Administration Willing to Have Preliminary Talks With North Korea 13 Feb 7:29pm Trump Administration Willing to Have Preliminary Talks With North Korea
The tactical shift by the White House opens the door to an unpredictable new phase in the nuclear crisis on the Korean Peninsula.
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13 Feb 6:20pm Updated Second federal judge blocks move to end DACA
A second federal judge Tuesday has temporarily blocked the Trump administration from ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
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13 Feb 6:12pm Updated White House hosts Black History Month event
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump are set to host a reception at the White House on Tuesday honoring Black History Month.
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13 Feb 2:27pm Suspicious envelope sent to Trump Jr. contained cornstarch
The substance sent in a white envelope addressed to Donald Trump Jr. on Monday was determined to be cornstarch, a law enforcement source tells CNN.
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13 Feb 2:18pm Updated People are leaving the Trump White House in record numbers
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13 Feb 12:17pm Trump makes calls on immigration to conservative senators
President Donald Trump has been working the phones ahead of a free-wheeling Senate debate on immigration, the issue that shaped his 2016 presidential campaign.
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13 Feb 10:05am Updated Clock ticking as senators search for an immigration plan that can pass
The Senate will embark on a free-wheeling immigration debate this week, testing the limits of whether there is still a political center on the contentious issue in the era of President Donald Trump, and whether a deal can be reached in a span of a few days.
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Maggie Haberman on Her Hardest Interview and Predictions for 2018 13 Feb 9:03am Maggie Haberman on Her Hardest Interview and Predictions for 2018
The Times’s White House correspondent recently caught up with Jennifer Steinhauer, a colleague and onetime competitor, to discuss the art of interviewing, the Trump effect and more.
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13 Feb 7:26am Trump Pressures Democrats Over DACA and Infrastructure Plan
In two early tweets, Mr. Trump said a March deadline to protect young immigrants would be the “last chance,” and suggested that Democrats should come to a deal on his infrastructure proposal.
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13 Feb 6:28am Clock ticking as unlikely senators search for an immigration plan that can pass
The Senate will embark on a free-wheeling immigration debate this week, testing the limits of whether there is still a political center on the contentious issue in the era of President Donald Trump, and whether a deal can be reached in a span of a few days.
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13 Feb 4:33am Updated Trump proposes money for new FBI headquarters
The White House is proposing to spend more than $2 billion in funding for a new FBI headquarters, infusing cash into a stalled effort to replace the downtown Washington building.
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12 Feb 11:15pm Updated Obama admin discussed how much of Russia meddling investigation to share with incoming Trump team
President Barack Obama met in January 2017 with then-FBI Director James Comey and other top national security officials to discuss sharing information related to Russia with the incoming Trump administration, where Obama stated that the Trump-Russia investigation should be handled "by the book," according to an email made public Monday and a source familiar with the matter.
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A Whirlwind Envelops the White House, and the Revolving Door Spins 12 Feb 8:58pm Updated A Whirlwind Envelops the White House, and the Revolving Door Spins
The White House turnover rate in the first year of Donald J. Trump’s presidency has been 34 percent. That’s a modern record.
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Trump Administration Targets Obama-Era Effort to Limit Methane 12 Feb 8:01pm Trump Administration Targets Obama-Era Effort to Limit Methane
The rule, dating from President Barack Obama’s final days in office, survived a Senate vote in 2017 but now faces formal repeal.
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12 Feb 7:07pm Democratic senators slam Trump budget
Democrats on Capitol Hill slammed President Donald Trump's budget proposal and infrastructure plan, arguing Monday it doesn't address the needs of the American people.
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12 Feb 6:58pm Trump budget proposal still seeking wall funding
The White House unveiled a budget proposal on Monday heavy on fulfilling President Donald Trump's campaign promises, pressing for new spending on infrastructure and a border wall.
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12 Feb 6:56pm Updated Trump admin wants to slash funding for diplomacy
The Trump administration is proposing sharp cuts to the budget for international diplomacy and aid in its 2019 funding request to Congress -- though questions were raised when the White House and State Department appeared to ask for different amounts of funding with very little explanation.
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Right and Left React to the Soaring Budget Deficit 12 Feb 6:45pm Right and Left React to the Soaring Budget Deficit
Writers from across the political spectrum on the large deficits in the recently passed federal spending plan and on President Trump’s budget.
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Trump Threatens New Trade Penalties, but It Could Be a Hard Bargain 12 Feb 6:26pm Trump Threatens New Trade Penalties, but It Could Be a Hard Bargain
The president said the United States would announce a “reciprocal tax” on unfair trading partners, but one White House adviser said nothing had been formalized.
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12 Feb 2:12pm Democrats: Anti-abortion group helped draft HHS letter rescinding Planned Parenthood policy
House Democrats say a whistleblower inside the Department of Health and Human Services told them that the Trump administration relied on a right-wing anti-abortion rights group to draft the letter it sent to states reversing Obama-era guidance that it's against the law to terminate Planned Parenthood as a Medicaid provider.
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12 Feb 1:53pm Trump speaks with Putin as tensions rise in Middle East
President Donald Trump spoke Monday with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to express condolences for a weekend plane crash outside Moscow, according to a US official.
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Trump Taps Harry Harris, Known for Being Tough on China, as Australia Envoy 12 Feb 11:45am Trump Taps Harry Harris, Known for Being Tough on China, as Australia Envoy
Adm. Harry B. Harris Jr., the commander of the United States Pacific Command, is a vocal critic of China’s military expansion in the region.
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NASA Budgets for a Trip to the Moon, but Not While Trump Is President 11 Feb 10:14pm Updated NASA Budgets for a Trip to the Moon, but Not While Trump Is President
The administration sees a greater role for the private sector in returning to the moon and running the International Space Station, which it would stop financing in 2025.
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Abuse Case Exposes Fissures in a White House in Turmoil 11 Feb 9:59pm Updated Abuse Case Exposes Fissures in a White House in Turmoil
Aides to President Trump said they remained confused and upset over the handling of the accusations against Rob Porter, the staff secretary who stepped down.
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11 Feb 8:27pm Updated GOP senators introduce version of White House immigration framework
A group of Republican senators on Sunday night released a version of President Donald Trump's immigration proposal ahead of a floor debate on immigration this week.
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Trump’s Infrastructure Plan: Modest Federal Incentives, Facing Long Odds 11 Feb 7:32pm Updated Trump’s Infrastructure Plan: Modest Federal Incentives, Facing Long Odds
President Trump this week will call for a $1.5 trillion infrastructure initiative by matching up to $100 billion in funds that states and cities put toward infrastructure projects.
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Trump Rules: F.D.A. Chief Goes Against the Administration Stereotype 11 Feb 5:15pm Trump Rules: F.D.A. Chief Goes Against the Administration Stereotype
Dr. Scott Gottlieb isn’t rolling back his agency’s mission, although he is straddling the interests of the drug and health industries along with public health.
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11 Feb 4:31pm Trump touts higher paychecks, worker bonuses as tax cut success
President Donald Trump says the recently passed tax cuts are already showing up in the paychecks of millions of workers.
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11 Feb 3:11pm Top Trump aides defend White House response to Porter abuse allegations
White House adviser Kellyanne Conway says she has "no reason not to believe" the women who accused White House aide Rob Porter of domestic abuse.
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11 Feb 2:32pm WaPo: Trump admin looking to privatize International Space Station
Rather than ditch the International Space Station when its funding through 2024 ends, the Trump administration is looking to turn it over to the private sector, the Washington Post reports.
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11 Feb 1:27pm Updated Trump: Neither Israelis nor Palestinians looking to make peace
US President Donald Trump declined to give a timeline for releasing the US plan for peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians, telling an Israeli newspaper that he is not convinced that either party is committed to the process.
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11 Feb 12:15pm Updated Second WH official resigns over domestic abuse allegations
David Sorensen, a member of the Trump administration's speechwriting team, has resigned after being accused of domestic abuse, a White House official says.
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11 Feb 11:09am Updated NYT: Trump defends Hicks as Porter fallout continues
Amid continuing fallout from the Rob Porter scandal, Donald Trump has come to the defense of longtime confidante and White House communications director Hope Hicks, despite reports that the President was growing frustrated with her role in the situation.
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Trump, Saying ‘Mere Allegation’ Ruins Lives, Appears to Doubt #MeToo Movement 10 Feb 10:43pm Updated Trump, Saying ‘Mere Allegation’ Ruins Lives, Appears to Doubt #MeToo Movement
After the resignations of two aides facing claims of domestic violence, President Trump said that the “falsely accused” had little chance of recovery.
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‘No Fire, No Fury?’ Trump Is on Board With a Jeanine Pirro Book to Rebut Michael Wolff 10 Feb 7:59pm ‘No Fire, No Fury?’ Trump Is on Board With a Jeanine Pirro Book to Rebut Michael Wolff
Ms. Pirro, the Fox News personality, met with President Trump on Wednesday in the White House, where he agreed to be interviewed for the book.
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Democrats, Pressured by Trump, Plan to Revise Rebuttal Memo 10 Feb 6:23pm Democrats, Pressured by Trump, Plan to Revise Rebuttal Memo
Democrats accused the president of hypocrisy in demanding changes to the memo given that he had declassified the contents of a rival Republican memo.
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News Analysis: Amid Turmoil From Washington to Wall Street, a Surprisingly Passive President 10 Feb 1:33pm Updated News Analysis: Amid Turmoil From Washington to Wall Street, a Surprisingly Passive President
President Trump stayed largely on the sidelines as a volatile stock market plunged, Congress sealed a budget deal and a top aide was ousted over abuse charges.
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News Analysis: Republicans Have an Election Message, but Trump’s Insensitive Remarks Undercut It 10 Feb 11:57am Updated News Analysis: Republicans Have an Election Message, but Trump’s Insensitive Remarks Undercut It
Tax cuts and economic growth appear to be improving the party’s political position, but President Trump can’t seem to stop antagonizing voters, especially women.
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Trump’s Infrastructure Plan May Ignore Climate Change. It Could Be Costly. 10 Feb 11:30am Updated Trump’s Infrastructure Plan May Ignore Climate Change. It Could Be Costly.
President Trump wants to spend $1.5 trillion on rebuilding roads and bridges, but experts say failing to account for climate change will add to costs.
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News Analysis: Republicans Have an Election Message, but Trump Can’t Stick to It 10 Feb 11:03am News Analysis: Republicans Have an Election Message, but Trump Can’t Stick to It
Tax cuts and economic growth appear to be improving the party’s political position, but President Trump can’t seem to stop antagonizing voters, especially women.
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Trump Says Democrats’ Rebuttal Memo Was a Setup 10 Feb 10:22am Trump Says Democrats’ Rebuttal Memo Was a Setup
President Trump said on Twitter that Democrats knew he would have to block the memo’s release on national security grounds, opening him to charges of a lack of transparency.
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White House Speechwriter Resigns Amid Abuse Accusations 10 Feb 9:54am Updated White House Speechwriter Resigns Amid Abuse Accusations
He is the second Trump administration aide to resign this week after being accused of physical and emotional abuse toward a former wife.
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How Joy Reid of MSNBC Became a Heroine of the Resistance 10 Feb 6:00am How Joy Reid of MSNBC Became a Heroine of the Resistance
The daughter of immigrants, she spars fiercely with supporters of President Trump, both on the air and in the Twitter ether.
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10 Feb 3:16am Updated Read the White House letter denying release of Democratic memo
President Donald Trump on Friday denied the request to release the Democratic memo that seeks to undercut Republican claims of FBI surveillance abuses and has sent it back to the House Intelligence Committee for changes.
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U.S. Spies, Seeking to Retrieve Cyberweapons, Paid Russian Peddling Trump Secrets 10 Feb 1:55am Updated U.S. Spies, Seeking to Retrieve Cyberweapons, Paid Russian Peddling Trump Secrets
After months of negotiations, the Russian insisted on including information about the president as part of a deal involving stolen hacking tools.
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Trump Blocks Release of Memo Rebutting Republican Claims 9 Feb 11:46pm Updated Trump Blocks Release of Memo Rebutting Republican Claims
President Trump blocked the release of a classified Democratic memo, setting up a potential showdown with Congress over the fate of its contents.
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As Other Aides Face Trump’s Ire Over Rob Porter’s Departure, Hope Hicks Is Praised 9 Feb 10:57pm Updated As Other Aides Face Trump’s Ire Over Rob Porter’s Departure, Hope Hicks Is Praised
The president dismissed an idea circulated by some aides and allies that he’d been unhappy with Ms. Hope’s role in workshopping an initial forceful defense of Mr. Porter.
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No Handshakes as Pence Avoids Kim Jong-un’s Sister at Olympics 9 Feb 9:33pm Updated No Handshakes as Pence Avoids Kim Jong-un’s Sister at Olympics
The terms were set by President Trump: He was open to their meeting but only if Mr. Pence delivered a tough message and if they met away from TV cameras.
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9 Feb 9:23pm Updated Dozens of Trump officials still lack full security clearance
Thirty to 40 White House officials and administration political appointees are still operating without full security clearances, including senior adviser to President Donald Trump Jared Kushner and -- until recently -- White House staffer Rob Porter, according to a US official and a source familiar with the situation.
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9 Feb 9:15pm Updated Kelly Says He’s Willing to Resign as Abuse Scandal Roils White House
A resignation by the chief of staff, John F. Kelly, was not considered imminent, but his suggestion reflects the turmoil engulfing President Trump’s staff.
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The Trump Tax Cuts Hurt This Manufacturer. It Kept On Lobbying. 9 Feb 8:37pm Updated The Trump Tax Cuts Hurt This Manufacturer. It Kept On Lobbying.
Hundreds of companies were hurt by the Trump tax cuts, which failed to extend dozens of expiring tax credits. Executives at Plug Power never lost hope.
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American Spies Gave $100,000 to Russian Who Wanted to Sell Material on Trump 9 Feb 7:37pm American Spies Gave $100,000 to Russian Who Wanted to Sell Material on Trump
After months of secret negotiations, the Russian tried to include the information as part of a deal that would let the United States buy its stolen cyberweapons.
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American Spies Paid $100,000 to Russian Who Wanted to Sell Material on Trump 9 Feb 7:15pm American Spies Paid $100,000 to Russian Who Wanted to Sell Material on Trump
After months of secret negotiations, the Russian tried to include the information as part of a deal that would let the United States buy its stolen cyberweapons.
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9 Feb 7:08pm Health groups dispute Trump admin claims on abortion funding
The Trump administration said just four out of 733 organizations that have received US funding to deliver health services have turned down US grants rather than accept new rules that forbid the US providing aid to promote or perform abortions overseas.
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Trump Trade Measures Set Off a Global Legal Pushback 9 Feb 6:41pm Trump Trade Measures Set Off a Global Legal Pushback
Foreign countries are responding to tariffs imposed on solar panels and washing machines with challenges in American courts and at the World Trade Organization.
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With New Budget Deal, Trump Surrenders to the Administrative State 9 Feb 6:31pm With New Budget Deal, Trump Surrenders to the Administrative State
A year after planning a broad reorganization of the federal government, President Trump has signed a budget that expands every facet of the Washington swamp.
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Arizona G.O.P. Tiptoes Between a Trump-Loving Base and a Leery Wider Electorate 9 Feb 6:01pm Updated Arizona G.O.P. Tiptoes Between a Trump-Loving Base and a Leery Wider Electorate
With possibly two Senate seats open, and as many as three competitive House seats, Arizona could be ground zero this year, but both parties are torn by divisions in the electorate.
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In Charm Offensive, Qatar Pushes for a Comeback in Washington 9 Feb 5:57pm In Charm Offensive, Qatar Pushes for a Comeback in Washington
After a disastrous 2017, Qatar is winning over fans in the Trump administration. But given the country’s ties to Iran, risks remain.
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9 Feb 4:26pm Trump signs massive budget deal after Congress votes to reopen government
House Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday morning he believes he has enough votes in the House to pass the bipartisan spending deal reached in the Senate that would significantly raise domestic and defense spending and avert a government shutdown.
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9 Feb 4:13pm Updated What Donald Trump gets dead wrong in his Rob Porter defense
On Friday afternoon, President Donald Trump was asked his thoughts on the departure of White House staff secretary Rob Porter amid a series of allegations of domestic abuse from his ex-wives.
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9 Feb 4:02pm Clinton playbook shows Mueller could negotiate interview with Trump for months
As special counsel Robert Mueller's office circles around a possible interview with President Donald Trump, there's a clear road map to how Trump's negotiations could evolve.
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Trump Praises Top Adviser Accused of Abusing Ex-Wives 9 Feb 2:52pm Updated Trump Praises Top Adviser Accused of Abusing Ex-Wives
“We wish him well,” the president said, as a nearly all-male top White House staff appears to have looked the other way about allegations against the disgraced adviser, Rob Porter.
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9 Feb 2:13pm Talk centers on Mick Mulvaney for chief of staff John Kelly leaves
Mick Mulvaney, President Donald Trump's chief budget officer, is in the spotlight this week as staffers consider what might happen if White House chief of staff John Kelly leaves in the wake of the Rob Porter scandal.
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Trump Signs Budget Deal to Raise Spending and Reopen Government 9 Feb 12:14pm Updated Trump Signs Budget Deal to Raise Spending and Reopen Government
Government funding expired at midnight after Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky held up the Senate’s vote on a budget deal, but both chambers eventually gave their approval.
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Critic’s Notebook: On ‘Big Brother,’ America Gets the Reality-TV Politics It Deserves 9 Feb 12:00pm Critic’s Notebook: On ‘Big Brother,’ America Gets the Reality-TV Politics It Deserves
Omarosa Manigault Newman struck at Donald Trump using what she learned from him on “The Apprentice.”
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9 Feb 10:23am Trump to campaign for Rick Saccone in Pennsylvania
President Donald Trump is expected to campaign for Rick Saccone, a Republican state lawmaker running for a US House seat in Pennsylvania, later this month, according to a White House official and several other people familiar with the President's plans.
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9 Feb 9:07am Trump signs bill after brief wait Friday morning
President Donald Trump signed a spending bill Friday morning to keep the government operating after some brief uncertainty about when he would do so.
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Trump Signs Budget Deal to Raise Spending, Reopen Government 9 Feb 8:49am Trump Signs Budget Deal to Raise Spending, Reopen Government
Government funding expired at midnight after Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky held up the Senate’s vote on a budget deal, but both chambers eventually gave their approval.
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9 Feb 8:22am Government is still shut down, awaiting Trump to sign bill
Even though both chambers of Congress passed a funding bill early Friday morning, the government is still shut down.
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A Broadway Bigwig Lampoons Trump, Despite Family Ties 9 Feb 8:04am Updated A Broadway Bigwig Lampoons Trump, Despite Family Ties
The Roth family dynamic: The father does business with Donald Trump, and the son makes fun of him in an explicit video series.
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The Twists and Turns on an 11-Month Slog to a Budget Deal 9 Feb 1:50am Updated The Twists and Turns on an 11-Month Slog to a Budget Deal
From the moment in March when President Trump proposed his budget for 2018, Washington has been struggling to reach any consensus on spending. Congress finally appears to have found one, largely without Mr. Trump’s help.
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8 Feb 10:38pm Updated Unwelcome Attention for John Kelly, the Man Enlisted to Bring Calm
President Trump is calling the chief of staff he pushed out, Reince Priebus, to complain about John Kelly, the chief of staff who took Mr. Priebus’s place.
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8 Feb 4:34pm To Lead I.R.S., Trump Nominates Lawyer Who Battled It
Charles P. Rettig is a longtime tax lawyer who has specialized in defending people and companies against the agency.
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8 Feb 1:11pm Updated A burning question for sports champions in the age of Trump
For championship sports teams, an invite from the White House used to be a slam dunk. But since last year, the answer hasn't been so simple.
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8 Feb 11:34am Tea Party group targets Rosenstein in new attack ad
A new TV ad from a prominent conservative group slams Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, the Trump-appointed number two at the Justice Department, for "incompetence and abuse of power" and calls on him to "do his job or resign."
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8 Feb 11:30am #TBT: Washington ❤️s a good parade
President Donald Trump wants to hold a military parade in Washington. Who doesn't love a parade? They're big, fun, usually there are snacks available nearby, and tanks are cool. The last time there was a military parade in Washington was in 1991 after the first Gulf War.
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8 Feb 10:53am Ex-ethics chief praises Trump nominee to lead watchdog agency
Former Office of Government Ethics chief Walter Shaub, a frequent critic of President Donald Trump's ethics practices, praised the President's pick to lead his former agency Thursday, calling nominee Emory Rounds a "solid guy" and a "decent human being."
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8 Feb 10:43am Updated Republicans railed against spending until they were in charge
Once the party of fiscal discipline, Republicans are learning under President Donald Trump that spending money is much easier in Washington than cutting back.
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Subdued Prayer Breakfast Message by Trump Amid White House Turbulence 8 Feb 10:20am Subdued Prayer Breakfast Message by Trump Amid White House Turbulence
The president on Thursday delivered a brief and uncharacteristically subdued message of faith and American values to religious leaders.
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8 Feb 9:49am Officials: Trump admin attempted dialogue with Iranians on American prisoners
The Trump administration attempted to restart a dialogue in December with Iranian officials on American prisoners being held in Iran, two senior State Department officials tell CNN.
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8 Feb 7:08am Updated Republicans learn spending money is much easier in Washington than saving
Once the party of fiscal discipline, Republicans are learning under President Donald Trump that spending money is much easier in Washington than cutting back.
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8 Feb 6:08am Russia sanctions may force US to punish key allies
A new law meant to punish Russia for election interference could force the Trump administration to sanction some of its closest allies -- including Saudi Arabia and India -- a possibility that has put capitals worldwide on edge.
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8 Feb 4:40am Updated The pre-Trump Republican Party is dead
On Wednesday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced that a deal had been reached with Democrats to not only keep the government open past the Thursday night deadline, but also actually ensure it was funded for the next two(!) years.
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