Politics

Trump takes on entrenched practice of Washington…

When White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer wanted to crack down on leaks last week, he collected his aides' cell phones to check for communication with reporters

Sessions: Marijuana won't fix opioid epidemic

Speaking to the National Association of Attorneys General, US Attorney General Jeff Sessions said he doesn't think there are benefits to legal marijuana and dismissed it as a solution to the opioid epidemic.

Trump to focus on promises, agenda in address to…

Kristin Fisher reports from the White House

The House Probe Into Trump And Russia Is Already…

Committee chair Devin Nunes and ranking member Adam Schiff aren't seeing eye to eye on the investigation of President Trump's alleged ties to Russia.

Kellyanne Conway Chilling on the Oval Office…

Kellyanne Conway… apparently she is making herself feel quite at home at the Oval Office and has kicked up her heels… on the couch.. LiterallySusana Victoria Perez (@susana_vp) has more.

DHS: We'll Only Deport Immigrants With Criminal…

But two recent cases suggest Immigration and Customs Enforcement might not have gotten the memo.

The Latest: Ross sworn in as Commerce secretary

President Donald Trump has a Commerce secretary

The Latest: Ryan downplays divisions over new…

Three key conservative GOP senators are announcing their opposition to health care plans emerging in the House

Sessions: Goal is to reduce crime

Speaking to the National Association of Attorneys General, US Attorney General Jeff Sessions addressed crime rates, illegal drugs, community relations with police and immigration.

Mike Rowe on the importance of blue collar jobs

The TV host is testifying about the issue on Capitol Hill

President Trump's Pick For Navy Secretary Just…

Philip Bilden announced his decision Sunday, citing his "family's private financial interests" as a possible conflict if he were to take the job.

Trump Is Skipping The White House Correspondents…

The president is breaking with 36 years of tradition by not attending the event that honors journalism.

Billionaire investor Wilbur Ross sworn in as Commerce secretary.

Billionaire investor Wilbur Ross sworn in as Commerce secretary.

What to watch for when Trump makes 1st address to…

A presidential address to Congress is always part policy speech, part political theater

Trump grades himself a 'C' for communicating

In an interview on Fox News Channel, President Trump says that he grades himself an 'A" for achievement and a "C" or "C-plus" for messaging.

Manchin: Trump needs to make sure he gets honest…

Democratic senator discusses President Trump's budget blueprint

Melania Trump Is Putting On The Ritz At The White…

The Governors Dinner is an annual black-tie gala at the White House.

Leaked Government Document Seems To Be At Odds…

A leaked draft report from the Department of Homeland Security says citizenship is unlikely to be a reliable indication of a terror threat.

Trump looks to refocus his presidency in address…

President Donald Trump's first address to Congress gives him a welcome opportunity to refocus his young administration on the core economic issues that helped him get elected

President Trump to address Congress

President Donald Trump will promote his agenda in front of a joint session of Congress. CNN's Joe Johns reports.

What does Trump need to say in congressional…

Political panel weighs in

Republican Lawmakers Push For Harsher Penalties…

Most proposed laws ramp up penalties for blocking traffic, but others go a lot further.

Homeland Security Is Almost Ready For Border Wall…

U.S. Customs and Border Protection says it's almost ready to accept "prototype wall structure" designs for Trump's project at the U.S.-Mexico border.

Sessions says murder uptick threatens progress on crime

Attorney General Jeff Sessions says that a recent uptick in murders is threatening to undo decades of progress on crime

British Chambers of Commerce offers Brexit wish…

The British Chambers of Commerce is urging the U.K. government to put forward a clear timetable for Brexit, arguing that the break should be delayed if a trade deal remains incomplete at the end of the two-year time frame for negotiations

Sanders mocks Trump on health care

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders described health care as "very, very complicated," hours after President Donald Trump said, "Nobody knew health care could be so complicated."

POTUS to hold first congressional address

Griff Jenkins reports from Washington, D.C.

Trump ordering review of Obama rule protecting small streams

President Donald Trump will sign an executive order Tuesday mandating a review of an Obama-era rule aimed at protecting small streams and wetlands from development and pollution