Politics

AP SPIN METER: Was Trump joking on health care?

Since the Republican health care bill died in the House last week, marking the defeat of President Donald Trump's first major legislative initiative, the president has sent conflicting signals about trying again

Russian dressing spices up WH briefing

Russian dressing spices up Sean Spicer's briefing. Jeanne Moos reports the Twitterverse crack up.

Sanctuary city mayors meet with DHS secretary

Marianne Rafferty reports from Los Angeles

The Fight To Repeal Obamacare Might Not Be Over

Some House Republicans are reportedly reviving negotiations to repeal the Obama-era legislation.

Florida Congresswoman Wants White House To Pay…

A Florida congresswoman wants the White House to pay for some of Trump’s Mar-a-Lago trips or stay out. Jose Sepulveda(@josesepulvedatv) has more.

Bernie Sanders' 'Medicare For All' Health Care…

Also known as single-payer health care, the plan would expand the safety net for people over 65 to all Americans.

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Trump admin drops human rights conditions for Bahrain F-16s

The Trump administration has decided to approve a multi-billion dollar sale of F-16 fighter jets to Bahrain without the human rights conditions places on the sale by the Obama administration

The Latest: Senate intel panel working on Russia…

The Senate intelligence committee chairman says his panel's "challenge" is to answer for Americans whether President Donald Trump was directly involved in Russia's meddling in the 2016 election

Pushing sanctuary cities

County to raise public funds over illegal immigration policy; 'The O'Reilly Factor' investigates

White House Staff Also Plans To Skip The…

The staff says the decision not to attend is in "solidarity" with President Donald Trump, who said in February he won't be there.

Government Watchdog Agrees To Look Into Trump's…

The Government Accountability Office decided to look into Trump's trips to the Florida resort in response to a request from Democratic lawmakers.

Arkansas 'bathroom bill' dead for session, to be studied

An Arkansas lawmaker has withdrawn a "bathroom bill" that had faced opposition from the state's Republican governor and tourism groups and says she wants the issue studied for future legislative sessions

It's not EU, it's me: UK files for EU divorce…

Britain files for divorce from the European Union, with fond words and promises of friendship that could not disguise the historic nature of the schism _ or the years of argument and hard-nosed bargaining ahead

After A Rough 2016, Democrats Are Cleaning House

New DNC chair Tom Perez asked for resignations from all remaining staff members.

President Trump Will Decide If Internet Providers…

Trump will decide on internet security after both chambers of Congress passed a bill undoing an Obama-era law protecting internet user data.

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Iowa GOP lawmakers scrap 'fetal heartbeat' abortion bill

Iowa Republican lawmakers have dropped plans for what would have been among the nation's toughest abortion restrictions, retreating only a day after the proposal was announced

Zinke: Border wall 'complex,' faces geographic…

Geographic and physical challenges will make it difficult to build the "big, beautiful wall" that President Donald Trump has promised on the U.S.-Mexico border

Trump's Treasury Secretary Might Have 'Jokingly…

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said during an interview he wasn't allowed to endorse any movies he was invested in — then endorsed one anyway.

Republican Congressman Cancels Hearing About…

Sally Yates was expected to testify about former national security adviser Michael Flynn's involvement with Russia.

US judge questions government on narrowing travel…

A federal judge in Hawaii has questioned government attorneys who urged him to narrow his order blocking President Donald Trump's travel ban because suspending the nation's refugee program has no effect on the state

Unpaid bills put trial of Texas attorney general…

Special prosecutors appointed to put Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on trial on criminal securities fraud charges are threatening to leave the case if they don't get paid

Trump Signs Order To Roll Back Obama's Clean…

President Trump's executive order moves to eliminate environmental regulations imposed by former President Obama.

How Corporations Could Soon Buy And Sell Your…

Senate Republicans voted to let internet service providers sell user data to the highest bidder — without the user's consent.

Senate intel leaders pledge Russia probe…

The top Republican and Democrat on the Senate intelligence committee say they will steer clear of politics in probing Russian interference in last year's presidential election

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Ex-Trump University student wants the president's…

President Donald Trump's $25 million settlement of a class-action lawsuit that alleged fraud at his now-defunct Trump University may be put on hold because a former student in Florida wants a full refund and an apology

Trump, Christie pledge to combat nation's opioid…

President Donald Trump has tapped New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie to the lead the against the nation's addiction crisis

Trump's top health official gets bipartisan…

President Donald Trump's top health official has gotten strong pushback from lawmakers of both parties about deep cuts the White House is pressing in medical research, public health and social service programs