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FBI probing messages sent to Republicans posing as Mike Pence’s press secretary: Report

The FBI is investigating bogus text messages sent to Republican members of the U.S. House of Representatives by someone posing as Vice President Mike Pence’s press secretary, Alyssa Farah, The Wall Street Journal reported Friday. Citing several [...]

Republicans rip Trump’s surprise Syria withdrawal in meeting with Pence

Sen. Lindsey Graham told Vice President Mike Pence that he was “personally offended” to read about the Syria decision in the news rather than hearing from the president or his aides. | J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo Share on [...]

Senate Republicans look to Trump to avoid shutdown

Senate Appropriations Chairman Richard Shelby met privately with Senate Majority Leader Senator Mitch McConnell on Monday afternoon and has been trying to steer the GOP away from a shutdown. | Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP Photo Share [...]

Trump jams Republicans with shutdown vow

President Donald Trump appears to see an upside to being blamed for furloughed workers and shuttered federal agencies in the name of fulfilling one of his key campaign promises. | Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images Congress The president’s [...]

Republicans rage at ‘guilty’ Saudi crown prince

“To let it stand, in essence allows somebody like MBS to continue with immunity which is inappropriate,” Senate Foreign Relations Chairman Bob Corker said Tuesday. | Zach Gibson/Getty Images Foreign Policy Senators are also angry [...]

Senate Republicans unload on Flake

If he stands firm, Sen. Jeff Flake could unravel months of work from Senate Republicans and the Trump White House. | Zach Gibson/Getty Images Congress GOP colleagues are grumbling over Jeff Flake’s vow to oppose judicial nominees [...]

Republicans block Mueller protection bill from Senate floor vote

Calls to codify protections for special counsel Robert Mueller and his investigation into possible collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign have taken on more urgency this month after the president fired his attorney general and [...]

‘We don’t want an Alabama’: Hyde-Smith has Republicans holding their breath

Democrats acknowledge GOP Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith is likely to win, but argue her flubs have given Mike Espy a narrow opening if everything breaks his way. | Rogelio V. Solis/AP Photo Elections Democrat Mike Espy claims momentum in the [...]

Republicans working to appeal more to Asian voters

The GOP nightmare in Southern California closed out last week with Young Kim falling just shy of becoming the first Korean-American elected to Congress. After a protracted counting, Ms. Kim was about 6,000 votes short of Democratic candidate [...]

Trey Gowdy: Republicans have investigated Ivanka Trump emails more than Democrats did Benghazi

Rep. Trey Gowdy, outgoing chairman of the House Oversight Committee, said Sunday that Republicans have done more in the last week to investigate Ivanka Trump’s emails than Democrats ever did on the 2012 Benghazi attack. “Congress has a [...]