The verdict is in: Trump’s tariffs are working ‘bigly’

The net result of the tariffs is that the U.S. economy is better off.

Northam clings to power, but grip appears tenuous

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D) held an increasingly tenuous grip on his office Monday amid nearly unanimous calls for his re

Schumer aide dismissed last year over ‘inappropriate encounters’

Sen. Charles Schumer's (D-N.Y.) longtime communications director Matt House was pushed out late last year after it was r

Warren stakes out 2020 ground with wealth-tax proposal

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) is making a big move on taxes as she seeks to stand out in a crowded Democratic presidential

Trump rejects Graham’s call to reopen government

President Trump on Monday said he is standing by his demand for border-wall funding, dismissing calls from one of his top Rep

Schumer, Pelosi televised response becomes meme on social media

Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) appeared on television Tuesday nigh

Elizabeth Warren’s gift to Donald Trump

She is an elitist of the first order. She goes forth into battle with the absolute confidence that, because she and her follo

The Top Ten Democrats for 2020

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) fired the starting pistol for the 2020 presidential race on Monday when she announced she was

Key players in new fight over Trump tax returns

House Democrats see getting President Trump's tax returns as one of their top oversight priorities - and they are bracing for

McCaskill on Ocasio-Cortez: ‘I’m a little confused why she’s the thing’

Outgoing Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill (Mo.) says that she is "a little confused" by the rapid rise of incoming Rep. Alex

Trump: ‘Mexico is paying for the wall’ through savings in new trade deal

President Trump on Thursday tweeted that "Mexico is paying for the wall" through savings to the U.S. in new trade deal kno

GOP fights piling up for McConnell

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) has a difficult two weeks ahead of him as he tries to navigate disputes within

Clock ticks down on GOP Congress

Lawmakers are facing an end-of-the-year traffic jam with legislation piling up and a tight schedule that leaves them little w

Clinton does little to dampen 2020 speculation

Hillary Clinton is increasingly weighing in on critical political events, keeping her name in the news and doing little to da

Democrats make legislative gains over GOP in redistricting battle

Two years before state legislatures begin the high-stakes process of redrawing congressional district boundaries, Democrats m

House GOP to hold hearing into DOJ’s probe of Clinton Foundation

Rep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) said Tuesday that House Republicans plan to hear testimony on Dec. 5 from the prosecutor appointe

There’s a clear cell phone-cancer link, but FDA is downplaying it

The FDA needs to fulfill the intent of their nomination to the National Toxicology Program and conduct a quantitative risk as

Sessions’ replacement can destroy Mueller probe — without having to fire anyone

Can President Trump’s pick to replace Attorney General Jeff Sessions fire special counsel Robert Mueller? This was the ques

Sarah Sanders responds to CNN chief’s criticism after bomb scare: ‘You chose to attack and divide’

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Wednesday night hit back at CNN over the network president's criticism

Five takeaways from Cruz, O’Rourke’s debate showdown

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D-Texas) clashed in a heated second debate on a cold and bitter night in San

Lindsey Graham hits Dem senator: ‘The Hirono standard is horrific’

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) on Monday lashed out at Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-Hawaii), saying she acted as though Supreme Court

White House aides told DOJ official to prepare to take over Rosenstein’s job

White House aides this week told a senior Department of Justice official to prepare to replace Deputy Attorney General Rod R

FBI stuck in yet another political controversy

The FBI is once again in the crosshairs of a political controversy gripping Washington. Democrats are clamoring for the burea

RNC internal poll finds GOP in danger due to complacent Trump voters: report

A leaked survey conducted for the Republican National Committee (RNC) found that a majority of President Trump's supporters d

Trump blasts FBI, DOJ over Strzok-Page ‘Media Leak Strategy’

President Trump on Tuesday lashed out at the Department of Justice and the FBI over texts that he says reveal a "media leak s