The first year of every presidency offers the best chance for legislative achievement, with the new chief executive at peak strength.
President Donald Trump's labor nominee is also facing questions about how he would back up American workers when his record provides few clues.
Trump's proposed cuts are far different than the first budgets of his predecessors.
Critics say Trump's budget is "vindictive" and deeply cuts domestic programs that aided his voters, USA Today reports.
The budget will strip infrastructure funding from federal agencies to divert funds to a forthcoming executive branch infrastructure plan.
President Donald Trump's first crack at the budget, released on Thursday, took "skinny" to a new, anemic level.
Donald Trump has pledged to appeal against a federal judge's order placing an immediate halt on his revised travel ban.
U.S. President Donald Trump will nominate Goldman Sachs banker James Donovan as deputy Treasury secretary, the White House said on Tuesday.
U.S. CBP agents are increasing their searches of cellphones and have demanded access passcodes, NBC News reports.
"Preet was very much involved working with Sen. [Chuck] Schumer in trying to come after me," Alberto Gonzales says.
President Trump was expected to nominate Scott Gottlieb to lead the FDA on Friday, the New York Times reports.
The U.S. needs to sharpen its biodefense strategy to guard against the possibility of a global pandemic, Joe Lieberman told CNBC.
Lockhart tells CNBC he and his bipartisan colleagues crafted a series of proposals to save the Social Security program.
Jon Huntsman has accepted President Donald Trump's offer to be the next ambassador to Russia, NBC News reports.
A watchdog group said it has asked lawmakers to investigate whether Carl Icahn violated lobbying disclosure laws.
Interviews with nearly a dozen executives and lobbyists reveal Donald Trump is very different from his uncompromising and demanding @realDonaldTrump Twitter handle.
President Donald Trump will nominate Washington lawyer Noel Francisco to be solicitor general.
Trump's claims are "among the most incendiary" ever leveled by one president against another, Nicholas Burns says.
There's a case, an ethics lawyer argues, for Jeff Sessions to resign from the attorney general post, Vox reports.
Twenty-four hours after Trump's address to Congress, the Russia story roared back into the news in the form of three different stories, NBC News reports.