Special counsel Robert Mueller has spent just over $25 million in his probe of any links between the Trump campaign and Russia, according to a new filing released Friday.
"Let us recognize as authoritarianism reasserts itself in country after country that we are by no means immune," Sen. Jeff Flake tells his Senate colleagues in his farewell address.
The prospects of tension and stalemate for the next two years of divided government make Trump's relationship with McConnell all the more important for the president's policy goals — and potential political survival.
In a rare break with President Donald Trump, the Senate voted on Wednesday to move ahead with a resolution to end U.S. military support for the Saudi Arabian-led coalition in the war in Yemen and lawmakers vowed to push for sanctions against the kingdom in the new year.
On Monday, the high court announced that it would not review two lower court decisions that temporarily banned Louisiana and Kansas from cutting Planned Parenthood's Medicaid funding.
The Trump administration on Tuesday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to let it enforce a policy limiting asylum claims from those crossing into the U.S. from Mexico.
President Trump is responding to his weakening political position by trying ever-harder to display strength. The display is not convincing.
President Donald Trump battled with the top Democrats in Congress on Tuesday in an explosive Oval Office confrontation over funding for the president's proposed wall along the U.S.-Mexico border and the looming deadline for a spending package that will keep the government running.
Trump says he would be "proud" to shut down parts of the government if it results in his border wall.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that the Senate will vote on a major criminal justice reform bill in December, paving the way for an easing of America's federal sentencing laws.
The court would have taken up the cases had either Justice Brett Kavanaugh or Chief Justice John Roberts wanted to do so.
An election meddling expert says don't expect Mueller to find strong evidence of collusion — even if President Donald Trump or his associates helped Russia to interfere in the 2016 election.
While people of color represent 38 percent of the U.S. population, they make up only 14 percent of top staff in the House of Representatives and 7 percent of top staff in the Senate.
Trump says he will name State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert to succeed Nikki Haley as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.
President Donald Trump called former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson "dumb as a rock" a day after Tillerson said the president encouraged him to break the law while he was in the administration.
Until now, the special counsel's investigation has loomed as a singular threat to further erode the president's standing. But the uncertainty on display in gyrating financial markets this week has darkened expectations for Trump's last two years.
The Republican-controlled state legislature in Wisconsin passed a set of bills on Wednesday to limit the power of the new Democratic governor and attorney general, part of a growing trendalso seen in Michigan and North Carolina.
The case concerns the so-called "dual sovereignty" exception to the Constitution's Double Jeopardy clause.
Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has called for lawmakers to pay staffers a 'living wage.' The newly elected NY Democrat tweeted her demand after chatting with current Senate and House staffers who were working second jobs at a local dive bar.
Wednesday is a national day of mourning for the 41st president of the United States as George Herbert Walker Bush's life is celebrated at the Washington National Cathedral.