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Mueller drops obstruction dilemma on Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) – It’s now up to Congress to decide what to do with special counsel Robert Mueller’s findings about President Donald Trump. While the special counsel declined to prosecute Trump on obstruction of justice, he did not [...]

Sarah Sanders: Members of Congress not smart enough to review Trump’s tax returns

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders would not say Sunday whether President Trump will order the Internal Revenue Service not to release his tax returns to House Democrats as they renew their efforts to force the disclosure. “The president [...]

Labor reform passes Mexican congress, draws Ivanka praise

MEXICO CITY (AP) – Mexico’s lower house of Congress has approved a labor law reform aimed at ensuring workers can freely vote for their union representation and contracts. The changes are needed to win approval of the new U.S.-Mexico-Canada [...]

Congress fears Trump could stumble over next fiscal cliff

Administration officials, led by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, are pushing for a “clean” debt ceiling hike that extends the federal borrowing limit without making other policy changes. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Congress Lawmakers [...]

Trump demands Schiff ‘be forced to resign from Congress’

President Donald Trump and House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff have constantly butted heads since Trump came into office. | Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> President Donald Trump [...]

AG Barr leaves DOJ Saturday night without sending Mueller conclusions to Congress

Attorney General William Barr left the Justice Department early Saturday evening after spending nearly nine hours reviewing special counsel Robert Mueller’s final conclusions on Russian meddling in the 2016 election. Mr. Barr said Friday [...]

Donald Trump slams Michael Cohen as liar ahead of testimony to Congress

President Trump slammed Michael Cohen as a liar Wednesday ahead of his former lawyer’s testimony to Congress in which he plans to call the president a racist and a “con man.” “Michael Cohen was one of many lawyers who represented me [...]

Congress pressed to rebuff Trump emergency declaration

Former GOP lawmakers and national security officials from both Republican and Democratic administrations made public pleas Monday for Congress to rebuff President Trump’s border emergency wall-building declaration, saying he’s wrong both [...]

Congress passes $333 billion spending bill to avert government shutdown

Many lawmakers weren’t sure what was in the massive spending agreement, but fear of another government shutdown greased the skids as Republicans and Democrats linked arms and voted to approve a bill to fund the government for the rest of [...]

Congress rushes to finish spending deal with hope Trump will sign it

“Based on the conversations that we had today, the overwhelming majority of the House Democratic caucus will support this legislation that will be presented on the House floor tomorrow,” said Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries [...]