President Obama’s Clean Power Plan was created through executive orders supported by careful analysis and supporting regulations at agencies. That, unfortunately, makes it completely vulnerable to an action backed up by no information...Show More Summary
Trump: “Do not worry, we are in very good shape!”
Tax reform was never going to be easy. But now, flailing politically in the wake of the health care debacle, GOP fissures are already clouding the party's efforts to overhaul the tax code. The White House likely won't be keen to let Paul Ryan's House steer the effort after Ryan’s dismal legislative debut. Show More Summary
Treasury secretary promoting movies that his company produced.
Trumpcare flopped bigly last week, so Donald Trump’s regime has fallen back to doing what they always do best: attacking undocumented immigrants and their families. During a press conference earlier today, Attorney General Jeff Sessions...Show More Summary
Trump down to 36 percent approval in Gallup.
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The subject of Devin Nunes’ antics dominated much of the afternoon press conference with Sean Spicer as reporters tried to make sense of what seemed to be an information loop beginning and ending at the White House. Under questioning,...Show More Summary
Adam Cancryn, health care reporter for POLITICO Pro in Washington, D.C. will join us in the Hive to discuss issues relating to health care. He previously was the senior financial services and insurance reporter for S&P Global MarketShow More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping will meet with President Donald Trump the first full week of April, a senior State Department official said Tuesday. The State Department official confirmed the timing of Xi's trip while...Show More Summary
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Popular vote loser Donald Trump just hit a new Gallup low in the wake of his Trumpcare flop: x Trump down to 36% in Gallup in poll conducted from Fri-Sunday, largely after ACHA failure https://t.co/rMlHnQjR84 pic.twitter.com/HkG97T9ouo...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Montenegro is set to become NATO's newest member after the Senate voted overwhelmingly to ratify the tiny Balkan nation's entry into the alliance. Tillerson said the U.S. was one of the last remaining NATO members not to have given Montenegro's bid full parliamentary approval.
Surely he'll falafel about this later.