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Rep. Devin Nunes said the most significant question posed by the national security adviser’s resignation is why intelligence officials eavesdropped on his calls and later leaked information to the press.
Rep. Greg Walden, chairman of the Energy and Commerce Committee, is asking agencies whether they’ve identified waste in response to a recent Washington Post report.
House Democrats grapple with their economic policies and message.
Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) filed a “resolution of inquiry,” a tactic used to force presidents and executive-branch agencies to share records with Congress.
Talk at their annual policy retreat was about tweeting, Obamacare and Dodd-Frank.
“For House Democrats to seek advice from a Wall Street-funded think tank that preaches timidity, that shows them learning the exactly wrong lesson in the Trump era,” said one progressive activist.
The president seems to overpromise and step on GOP messaging, complicating the task of lawmakers trying to implement big changes in health care and tax reform.
The annual issues conference, House Democrats’ first with control of neither Congress nor the White House since 2006, is more introspective and less star-studded than previous years.
President’s coziness with Russia is at odds with years of GOP foreign policy orthodoxy.
The House majority leader’s relationship with the new president has set the stage for a rapid legislative blitz in the early months of the Trump administration.
“This guy ran for president of the United States saying, ‘I, Donald Trump, I’m going to take on Wall Street,’ ” Sanders said on CNN. “Then suddenly he appoints all these billionaires... and now he’s going to dismantle legislation that protects consumers.“
No issue appears to have flummoxed GOP lawmakers as much as Trump’s consistent defense of Vladimir Putin.
The January haul shows that even in the age of President Trump, Ryan remains a prodigious fundraiser with deep ties to the GOP donor base.
After promising immediate repeal and replacement, Republicans are wavering in public on how to do so.
The moves from House Speaker Paul D. Ryan and Sen. John McCain followed a phone call — and a Trump tweet — that represent the most serious breach of U.S.-Australian relations in decades.
The ‘March Into ’18’ project aims to harness anti-Trump protests in an unprecedented early investment for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee.
A woman who posed as a “spouse of an elected official” used fake credentials to infiltrate a policy retreat, organizers say.
Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte said staffers had his blessing to work on the Trump transition effort and did not have a say in the final executive order.
Trump’s Education Department nominee is set for a committee vote Tuesday morning.
Congressional Republicans gathered behind closed doors in a Philadelphia hotel Thursday to discuss their plans to tackle national security, health care and more. Now you, too, can listen in.