The March 13 election was called after Rep. Tim Murphy (R) resigned in disgrace over a sex scandal.
Former homeland security secretary sparred several times with Latino Democrats over immigration policy — an issue poised to dominate end-of-year spending talks.
Democrats and some crucial Republicans aired their issues with the current Senate GOP tax plan on Nov. 19, while White House officials attempted to assuage concerns about its effects on the deficit and the middle class.
Some U.S. officials fear the push to expose the cases is linked to an effort to place more sanctions on Iran.
- US president said he had helped release players accused of shoplifting
- Trump apparently incensed by comments from LaVar Ball
Not for the first time in his political career, Donald Trump has changed his mind.
After announcing he had helped secure the release of the three UCLA basketball players accused of shoplifting in China last week, the US president says he now wishes he’d left them to enjoy the hospitality of the Chinese penal system.
US president attacks father of one of three UCLA players arrested for shoplifting in China, after he questioned Trump’s role in resolving the matter
Days after claiming credit for ensuring that three UCLA college basketball players were released after being arrested for shoplifting in China, Donald Trump tweeted that “I should have left them in jail!”
The US president lashed out at LaVar Ball, the father of one of the arrested players, for questioning how instrumental the president was in resolving the incident.
“I believe they’re credible. I don’t know who to believe,” White House Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney said.
US treasury secretary and former banker said he was surprised that photo of him and wife Louise Linton holding newly printed money became internet sensation
As Republicans push for legislation that would cut taxes for the rich while increasing taxes on lower-income Americans, Trump’s treasury secretary said he was flattered to be compared to a James Bond villain.
Steve Mnuchin, a multimillionaire former Goldman Sachs banker, said he had no idea that a photograph of him and his wife posing with a sheet of newly printed money would go viral this week.
Clinton’s remarks were some of her most forceful against her old rival. Trump may have used up his best material long ago.
The ongoing deluge of allegations involving sexual misconduct has a few politicians reconsidering claims against President Trump and former president Bill Clinton.