Rep. Lauren Underwood (center) joins other freshman House members as they walk to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office on Tuesday. | M. Scott Mahaskey/POLITICO Government Shutdown The new class of House lawmakers is finding creative ways to pressure the GOP into reopening the government. By MELANIE ZANONA 01/17/2019 06:46 PM EST The start of…
With most members headed home for a long weekend, the partial shutdown is essentially guaranteed to enter into its second month. | M. Scott Mahaskey/Politico A dismal mood has descended on Capitol Hill as the shutdown concludes its 27th day. The House speaker and the president are at war. A bipartisan Senate push to reopen…
A U.S. Air Force bus parks on the Capitol Plaza after being called back following President Donald Trump's decision to scrap Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi's foreign travel. | J. Scott Applewhite/AP Congress Top House lawmakers learned of Trump’s sudden verdict to ground their military jet to Afghanistan while sitting in a tinted bus on the…
President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani said during an interview that the only person he knows about who didn’t collude with Russia was Trump himself. | Alex Wong/Getty Images Mueller Investigation After Rudy Giuliani's latest comments, it’s everyone for themselves. And it's a prosecutor’s dream for the special counsel. By DARREN SAMUELSOHN 01/17/2019 08:36…
“I never said there was no collusion between the campaign. Or between people in the campaign,” Rudy Giuliani, Donald Trump's personal attorney told Chris Cuomo. | Drew Angerer/Getty Images Rudy Giuliani, Donald Trump's personal attorney, attempted on Thursday to clean up comments he made the night before stating that Trump did not collude with Russian…
So far, President Donald Trump has been uncharacteristically quiet in response to Nancy Pelosi's letter. | Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images President Donald Trump and his aides like to say that when he is attacked, he punches back 10 times harder. But more than 24 hours after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi delivered an explosive letter calling for…
The Department of Homeland Security and HHS, which was responsible for the care of the separated children, last summer faced a June 2018 court order to reunify about 2,500 separated children who were in custody with their families. Most of those families were reunited within 30 days. | Spencer Platt/Getty Images The Trump administration separated…
As Americans look to build the skills they need for the fast-changing job market, a new type of education provider has swept onto the scene: the coding boot camp, an intensive, short-term training program for students trying to land high-tech jobs. Although they still account for a tiny share of American higher education, they’re growing…
Thousands of food, drug, medical and aviation safety inspectors have returned to work without pay to blunt the effect of the shutdown on the lives of everyday Americans. | Spencer Platt/Getty Images Government Shutdown Agencies have called back thousands of furloughed federal employees, raising questions about whether the administration is favoring politically advantageous policies. By…
“Some of it should be sanitized because there’s probably information that you don’t want the public to know,” Senate Judiciary Chairman Sen. Lindsey Graham said of special counsel Robert Mueller’s final report. | Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Photo Congress The approach appears aimed at undercutting critics who worry the White House and AG nominee William Barr…
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