President Donald Trump endorsed a government shutdown later this year in a post on Twitter on Tuesday that also urged Republicans to consider changing Senate rules to make it easier to pass spending and other bills without any Democratic support. Trump also backed the so-called "nuclear option" for legislation but added that the party could strengthen its...
Republicans enacted the "nuclear option" to clear the way to confirm Neil Gorsuch as Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court, NBC News reports.
Just 10 weeks on the job, President Trump's approval rating is stuck in the 30s and 40s, NBC News reports.
Gorsuch will almost certainly be confirmed one way or another, it's just a question of how, NBC News reports.
An apparent clerical oversight effectively halted the Trump team's ability to coordinate with President Barack Obama's White House.
Republicans won key Senate races as Democrats have only been able to flip two seats in Illinois and New Hampshire.
Paul Manafort came under fire in August for his ties to Ukraine, which led to him leaving the campaign, NBC News reports.
The FBI should not speed up or slow down its probe due to the election, Trump campaign manager Kellyanne Conway tells CNBC.
Former Attorney General Eric Holder condemned FBI Director James Comey for his handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's email server.
Wikileaks is still sitting on over 50,000, which means they could keep dribbling them out until Election Day, reports NBC News
President Barack Obama is meeting with the top four leaders of Congress ahead of a month's end deadline to fund the government or face a shutdown.
What year is it? Hillary Clinton is beating the Russian fearmongering drum like it's 1983 all over again, says Jake Novak.
Donald Trump's abruptly postponed a long-planned unveiling of the Republican ticket after an attack that left dozens dead in France.
Companies will continue to move overseas for tax purposes until the U.S. reforms corporate taxes, Grover Norquist says.
U.S. President Barack Obama will press Senate Republican leaders on Tuesday to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court.
Congressional negotiators edged closer to a historic deal to lift a 40-year-old ban on U.S. crude oil exports as part of a government spending bill.
U.S. Sen. Harry Reid is suing a company that makes and markets a flexible exercise band that he says broke or slipped from his hand during an arm-strengthening routine on New Year's Day, causing him to fall and suffer face, rib and eye injuries.
It has not been a good year to be a shareholder in a major casino company. But the CEO says, "We're doing better, thank God."
Whether its Jeb or Hillary in the White House, here's why tax reform will be the big winner in 2016, says political consultant Stephen Myrow.
Plans to avert a shutdown began taking shape, but it was still far from certain whether a dispute over Planned Parenthood could be overcome.