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...
Russia got pushed out of the group of G-8 nations following its annexation of Crimea in 2014.
In May, Kelly Sadler dismissed the Republican senator's opposition to Gina Haspel's nomination as CIA director, saying "he's dying anyway."
There is a place for departing Starbucks Executive Chairman Howard Schultz in the Democratic Party, says former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell.
The bill also extends a limitation on U.S.-Russian military cooperation, "expresses the sense of the Senate" that it is U.S. policy to strengthen the defense of allies and partners in Europe to deter Russian aggression and directs the Army to acquire a short-term capability to fill gaps in cruise missile defense, to defend against Chinese and Russian threats.
Haspel gets confirmed despite concerns about her role at the CIA when it used tactics widely considered torture.