Donald Trump's pick for the Treasury Department says that the incoming administration won't increase the government's budget deficit in an upcoming overhaul of the tax code. Steven Mnuchin told the Senate Finance Committee that the incoming Trump administration wants to make sure that "tax reform doesn't increase the size of the deficit" and wants to cuts...
DES MOINES, Iowa— Republican governors who turned down billions in federal dollars from an expansion of Medicaid under President Barack Obama's health care law now have their hands out in hopes the GOP Congress comes up with a new formula to provide insurance for low-income Americans. Nineteen Republican governors were successful in defying the Affordable...
COLUMBUS, Ohio— The Latest on Ohio's supply of lethal injection drugs and its new execution process:. Records obtained by The Associated Press indicate the state has enough supplies for dozens of executions using a new three-drug method. A federal judge is weighing the constitutionality of Ohio's new lethal injection system.
COLUMBUS, Ohio— Ohio's prisons agency is trying to obtain a drug that could reverse the lethal injection process if needed by stopping the effects of another drug previously used in problematic executions. The request to use the drug would come if executioners weren't confident the first of three lethal drugs would render a prisoner unconscious, Gary Mohr,...
Some Democratic House members attempted to object to some states Electoral College votes to protest the election results, NBC News reports.
Many liberals and progressives are still clinging to one faint hope that he can be blocked from the presidency — through the Electoral College.
In a 2009 New York Times op-ed, author Tom Wolfe called Glenn the "last true national hero America has ever had."
In March, Mitt Romney called Donald Trump "a phony" and "a fraud" when discussing the then-candidate.
Hedge fund legend Stanley Druckenmiller, who's been negative in the past, tells CNBC he's betting on economic growth.
Hedge fund billionaire Julian Robertson said he is "apoplectic over the thought of" a Hillary Clinton presidency.
A march on Washington calling for Trump to respect the rights of women is being copied all over the world.
Hundreds rallied outside the National Press Club, where the event billed as DeploraBall, was being held.
Advocacy group, American Progress Action Fund, ACAWorks.org, has already collected more than 3,000 testimonials since it soft-launched after the election.
Rick Perry addressed nuclear weapons testing, nuclear waste storage and staffing vacancies at the Department of Energy.
An estimated 71.6 million people watched the final debate between White House contenders Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on TV on Wednesday.
Clinton and Trump agree on this issue, but they're both wrong about how to fix the problem, says Pinar Çebi Wilber.
There isn't a "chorus" behind Donald Trump's debate performance, experts told CNBC.