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Hill Democrats outline counterattack for ObamaCare repeal, prep for president's visit

Mon, 01/02/2017 - 5:52pm
Top House Democrats gave more clues Monday about how they’ll fight GOP efforts to repeal ObamaCare, sharing enrollment figures and stories about Americans saved by the health care law, ahead of President Obama’s visit Wednesday.
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Report: Dems target eight Trump nominees in bid to delay process, get picks to disclose more info

Mon, 01/02/2017 - 4:30pm
Senate Democrats reportedly plan to attack eight of Republican President-elect Donald Trump’s Cabinet picks and stretch their confirmation process from days to perhaps months, despite having essentially no chance of blocking their nominations.
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Spicer: Trump has own intel, Obama administration reports not 'gospel'

Mon, 01/02/2017 - 1:04pm
Donald Trump and his team on Monday sharpened the divide with the Obama administration on whether Russia executed the cyber-attacks on the White House race and suggested their team has the better intelligence.
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Obama to give farewell address next week in hometown Chicago

Mon, 01/02/2017 - 11:26am
President Obama will deliver a farewell speech next week in his hometown of Chicago that he says will follow a tradition set in 1796 when first U.S President George Washington spoke to the American people for the last time in office.
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Texas lawmaker hit by stray bullet on New Year's Eve, in stable condition

Mon, 01/02/2017 - 10:41am
A Texas state lawmaker was shot in the head New Year’s Eve, the accidental victim of a stray bullet.
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Spicer hints Obama's Russian sanctions 'politically motivated'

Mon, 01/02/2017 - 1:15am
Sean Spicer, the incoming White House communications director, suggested Sunday that President Obama’s imposing Russian sanctions related to email hacking was politically motivated, considering China recently did far worse without punishment.
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Russian diplomats expelled in connection with cyber hacks depart US

Mon, 01/02/2017 - 1:15am
The 35 Russian diplomats expelled by President Obama in connection with cyber-attacks during the 2016 White House race departed Sunday from a Washington, D.C.-area airport.
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Charlie Sheen's Trump death wish: How Twitter is turning political debate toxic

Mon, 01/02/2017 - 1:01am
The politics of hate is getting out of control.
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In control of Washington, GOP-run Congress sees mandate -- starting with end to ObamaCare

Sun, 01/01/2017 - 5:09pm
The 115th Congress begins Tuesday will a full slate of business, though nothing will be more politically important or pressing than repealing ObamaCare, considering Republicans, who now control Capitol Hill and the White House, have made dismantling the 2010 health care law a priority for practically the past seven years.
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Russian diplomats expelled in connection with cyber hacks depart US

Sun, 01/01/2017 - 3:44pm
The 35 Russian diplomats expelled by President Obama in connection with cyber-attacks during the 2016 White House race departed Sunday from a Washington, D.C.-area airport.
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Spicer hints Obama's Russian sanctions 'politically motivated'

Sun, 01/01/2017 - 3:12pm
Sean Spicer, the incoming White House communications director, suggested Sunday that President Obama’s imposing Russian sanctions related to email hacking was politically motivated, considering China recently did far worse without punishment.
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Weed, guns and catfish: 2017 brings new laws, big changes

Sun, 01/01/2017 - 2:00pm
Just because Congress ground to a virtual halt in 2016 doesn’t mean the country stopped making new laws. From taxes to marijuana policy to gun control, a broad range of changes is coming at the state level as Americans ring in 2017.
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Cotton latest to say Obama's Russia sanctions over hacking overdue, 'too late'

Sun, 01/01/2017 - 12:08pm
Arkansas Sen. Tom Cotton on Sunday joined fellow congressional Republicans in approving of President Obama punishing Russia for its part in an email hacking scheme related to the 2016 presidential race but said the action was long overdue.
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Trump expresses doubts about online security

Sun, 01/01/2017 - 4:52am
President-elect Donald Trump says that "no computer is safe" when it comes to keeping information private, expressing new skepticism about the security of online communications his administration is likely to use for everything from day-to-day planning to international relations.
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Trump wishes 'Happy New Year' to all, including his 'many' rudderless 'enemies'

Sun, 01/01/2017 - 3:30am
President-elect Donald Trump on Saturday wished a “Happy New Year” to friends and enemies -- sort of.
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Report: Some federal agencies rush to make new hires ahead of Trump, vowed hiring freeze

Sat, 12/31/2016 - 5:34pm
Federal agencies are speeding up hiring in the last days of the Obama administration, ahead of President-elect Donald Trump entering the White House and imposing the hiring freeze he has promised, according to The Washington Post.
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Trump wishes 'Happy New Year' to all, including his 'many' rudderless 'enemies'

Sat, 12/31/2016 - 2:44pm
President-elect Donald Trump on Saturday wished a “Happy New Year” to friends and enemies -- sort of.
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2016 White House race was Oakland A’s kind of year

Sat, 12/31/2016 - 12:56pm
The Republicans had just wrapped their convention in Cleveland in late-July. Political observers regarded the conclave as a strange affair. Many often-present Republican loyalists skipped the show.
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Democrats act to save ObamaCare from GOP repeal, Obama to Hill, 'Day of Action'

Sat, 12/31/2016 - 12:26pm
President Obama’s trip next week to Capitol Hill to discuss ObamaCare is only the latest -- and most visible -- sign that Democrats are ready to fight Republicans’ plans to change the president’s signature health-care as well as Medicaid and Medicare.
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Trump ally asked to resign from school board over racist Obama insults

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 6:45pm
A New York school board has demanded that the co-chairman of President-elect Donald Trump’s New York campaign resign from its board after he said he would like to see the president die of Mad Cow Disease.
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