Reactions to his press conference with the Russian leader were instantaneous and almost universally negative.
"It makes any person who watched what they saw say, 'What the heck is going on? Why would the president sit here with Vladimir Putin?'" VandeHei asks.
Leading Democratic Sen. Mark Warner criticizes Trump's meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, calling it "an embarrassment" to the United States.
Trump, speaking in Helsinki after his first summit with Putin, said he saw no reason to believe his own country's intelligence agencies over the Kremlin leader's assurances that Russia did not interfere in the U.S. election. After the Helsinki summit, at least two senators- Republican Pat Toomey and Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer- raised the...
President Trump’s stunning news conference with Vladimir Putin becomes understandable once you recognize that he was advancing his personal interests, not those of the United States.
McCain's blistering take came after Trump refused to criticize Putin for what U.S. intelligence agencies have said was a concerted effort by Russians to interfere in the 2016 presidential election.
The Senate minority leader, the vice chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee, and more than a dozen members of the Senate Foreign Relations committee all called on the president to cancel the meeting.
NATO allies likely have no intention to do more than they want to do and at the end of the day nobody else can do anything about it, says retired U.S. Army Col. Jack Jacobs.
McCain called President Trump's appearance this week at the NATO summit "disappointing, yet ultimately unsurprising."
All of them could soon be targeted by pro-Trump political action groups trying to unseat Democrats in the states Trump won in the 2016 presidential election.
A handful of swing vote senators will get to decide whether Trump's nominee — likely a young conservative — will make it on the Supreme Court.
A judicial activist advising U.S. President Donald Trump on potential nominees to the Supreme Court signaled on Sunday that two of the candidates would be a tougher sell to conservatives.
WASHINGTON— The Trump administration is freezing payments under an "Obamacare" program that protects insurers with sicker patients from financial losses, a move expected to add to premium increases next year. In a weekend announcement, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said the administration is acting because of conflicting court ruling in...
It's an argument without much basis in law or Supreme Court precedent, experts tell CNBC, but it could be politically effective.
Collins and Murkowski will decide whether to support Trump's choice partly based on where the judge stands on Roe v. Wade.
A new USA TODAY/Ipsos Poll about patriotism, pegged to this week’s celebration of the Fourth of July, finds an overwhelming majority of those surveyed say they are proud to be Americans. USA Today reports.
Numerous Republicans and Democrats in Congress have now called on the White House to immediately halt the policy, which critics have called inhumane and un-American.
The Republican-controlled Senate voted 85-10 for the annual National Defense Authorization Act, or NDAA, which authorizes U.S. military spending but is generally used as a vehicle for a broad range of policy matters. The fiscal 2019 Senate version of the NDAA authorizes $639 billion in base defense spending, for such things as buying weapons, ships and...
"Canadians are polite, we're reasonable, but we also will not be pushed around," Trudeau said.
"PM Justin Trudeau of Canada acted so meek and mild during our zG7 meetings only to give a news conference after I left saying that,' US Tariffs were kind of insulting' and he' will not be pushed around.' Very dishonest& weak," Trump tweeted as he flew to a Singapore summit on North Korea. The attack shattered any hope that Canada could avoid U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum...