Politics



62 Items (Page 5 of 8)

  • Associated Press

    Moon sees strong support for summit in South

    WASHINGTON (June 14, 2018) — South Korean President Moon Jae-in says South Koreans strongly support the outcome of the summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and that bad reviews of the meeting were from people "isolated" from public thinking.

  • Associated Press

    Congressional baseball game comes a year after shooting

    WASHINGTON (June 14, 2018) — In the year since House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and others were shot at a congressional baseball practice, mass shootings have occurred at a Texas church, a Las Vegas music festival and high schools in Parkland, Florida, and Santa Fe, Texas.

  • Associated Press

    Report on FBI actions in Clinton email case set for release

    WASHINGTON (June 14, 2018) — The Justice Department's internal watchdog is expected to criticize the FBI's handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation, stepping into a political minefield while examining how a determinedly nonpartisan law enforcement agency came to be entangled in the 2016 presidential race.

  • Associated Press

    Fed raises key rate and sees possible acceleration in hikes

    WASHINGTON (June 13, 2018) — The Federal Reserve took note of a resilient U.S. economy Wednesday by raising its benchmark interest rate for the second time this year and signaling that it may step up its pace of rate increases.

  • Associated Press

    Primary election lesson for GOP: Don't cross the president

    WASHINGTON (June 13, 2018) — Don’t cross President Donald Trump.

  • Associated Press

    Ryan says Trump backs compromise immigration plan

    WASHINGTON (June 13, 2018) — President Donald Trump backs compromise immigration legislation that House Republican leaders are trying to craft in hopes of ending the party's standoff over the issue, Speaker Paul Ryan told GOP lawmakers Wednesday. Details of the measure remained in negotiation between conservatives and moderates, and whatever emerges faces an uphill climb.

  • Associated Press

    Senate panel OKs farm bill, but House wants work provisions

    WASHINGTON (June 13, 2018) — A Senate panel has approved a modest, bipartisan rewrite of federal farm and nutrition programs. That sidesteps a fight for now but sets up a clash with House Republicans intent on beefing up work requirements for food stamps.

  • Associated Press

    House Republicans to offer 2 separate bills on immigration

    WASHINGTON (June 13, 2018) — House Republicans are considering next steps on two immigration bills after GOP leaders persuaded moderate Republicans to drop their effort to force votes on legislation that would have protected young "Dreamer" illegals with a path to citizenship.

SIGN UP FOR OUR DAILY NEWSBRIEF

SUBSCRIBE

VOTE IN OUR POLL

Would you prefer that Attorney General Jeff Sessions uphold the laws of the United States – or the laws of the United Methodist Church?

CAST YOUR VOTE

GET PUSH NOTIFICATIONS

SUBSCRIBE

LATEST AP HEADLINES

Trump tells GOP to 'stop wasting their time' on immigration
Supreme Court adopts new rules for cellphone tracking
UK split by Brexit divide 2 years after vote to leave EU
Another U.S. worker confirmed hurt by mystery Cuba incidents
Many Egyptian Christians feel left out of World Cup

LATEST FROM THE WEB

Women-only tech scholarships, ‘Man Tax’ violate California discrimination laws: lawsuit
Boy, 13, charged with felony for recording meeting with principal
Open letter to school boards everywhere: Stop renaming your schools after Obama
Another massive media screw up: Viral photo used to prove family separation horror was of a girl who wasn't actually separated
When PC comes back to bite you

CARTOON OF THE DAY

Cartoon of the Day

REASON & COMPANY