Politics

California to defend immigration laws against…

California has sued the Trump administration more than half a dozen times over its immigration policies, so the state will find itself in an unusual position when it's forced to defend its own immigration moves in court

Canada's Legislature Just Voted To Legalize…

The Cannabis Act passed 52-29.

Trump Gives His Support To Both House GOP…

President Trump reportedly told GOP lawmakers he's behind them "1,000 percent."

No clear plan yet on how to reunite parents with…

Trump administration officials have no clear plan on how to reunite some of the 2,300 minors separated from their families at the border as a result of a zero-tolerance policy of criminally prosecuting anyone caught entering the U.S. illegally

House Republicans turn up the heat in standoff…

House Republicans say the FBI hasn't adequately addressed the issue of bias within the agency

The US' Departure Could Weaken The UN Human…

The Trump administration pointed to a perceived anti-Israel bias as one reason for leaving the council.

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Ben Rhodes Talks Russia, The Iran Deal And His…

His new memoir, "The World As It Is," dives deeper into his time as a top adviser in the Obama White House.

Another test of loyalty looms over Trump's…

President Donald Trump is heading to Minnesota to stump for a congressional candidate, but another test of GOP loyalty to the president looms large over his visit

AP Explains: US has split up families throughout…

AP Explains: US has split up families and detained children throughout its history

The US Is Leaving The United Nations Human Rights…

Ambassador Nikki Haley announced Tuesday the U.S. is leaving the U.N. Human Rights Council over a perceived anti-Israel bias.

Faith Leaders Led A Prayer Vigil For Families…

Women leaders from dozens of faith organizations led a prayer vigil in Washington, D.C., for families separated at the border.

US leaving UN's Human Rights Council, cites…

U.S. leaving the U.N. Human Rights Council, which Ambassador Nikki Haley calls an organization "not worthy of its name"

Trump stands firm on immigration policy, sees it…

Trump sees his immigration policy as a winner with voters ahead of midterm elections in spite of controversy over separating children and parents

Trump Defends Zero-Tolerance Immigration Policy

President Trump was scheduled to meet with GOP lawmakers Tuesday to go over two immigration bills.

More Democratic Lawmakers Are Calling on Kirstjen…

Some Democratic lawmakers are calling for Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen to resign.

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House GOP gets little direction from Trump on…

House Republican leaders searching for a way to tamp down the controversy over family separations at the border get little clear direction from Trump

Commerce chief denies transactions involved…

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross denies that transactions of stock in shipping company involved insider trading

Judge Permanently Blocks Kansas Proof Of…

On Monday, U.S. District Judge Julie Robinson ruled the state's law violates both the Constitution and the National Voter Registration Act.

House Immigration Bills: What's At Stake?

The House will vote on two immigration proposals Thursday.

DC voters nominate mayor for another term…

Voters in Washington, D.C., nominate mayor for a second term, approve new system for paying tipped employees in bars and restaurants

The Latest: AMA calls for an end to border…

AMA urges Trump administration to end promptly the practice of separating children from their migrating families

Senate Passes Defense Policy Bill With ZTE…

The two chambers of Congress have to get together to approve a bill before sending it to President Donald Trump's desk.

Trump Is Threatening To Impose More Tariffs…

The White House said Monday that President Trump is now considering imposing a 10 percent tariff on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods.

Lewandowski on girl with Down syndrome: 'Wah wah'

A former campaign manager for Donald Trump has created a stir by dismissing a story about a girl with Down syndrome with a sarcastic "Wah wah."

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Trump takes swipe at South Carolina's Sanford in…

Trump worked in a verbal jab at Rep. Mark Sanford during a meeting with House Republicans on Tuesday night

Sen. Ted Cruz Announces Bill Meant To Keep…

A "zero-tolerance" policy announced in April has led to at least 2,000 migrant children being separated from their guardians.

Trump Admin. Says Rise In Family Separations Is…

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said only Congress can stop family separations at the U.S. border.