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WASHINGTON (AP) " In a stunning rebuke, a dozen defecting Republicans joined Senate Democrats Thursday to block the national emergency that President Donald Trump declared so he could build his border wall with Mexico. The rejection capped a week of confrontation with the White House as both parties...

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‘Apprentice’ contestant’s Trump defamation suit can proceed, appeals court rules

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York appeals court ruled Thursday that President Donald Trump isn’t immune from a defamation lawsuit filed by a former “Apprentice” contestant who accused him of unwanted kissing and groping.

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‘Apprentice’ contestant’s Trump defamation suit can proceed, appeals court rules

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York appeals court ruled Thursday that President Donald Trump isn’t immune from a defamation lawsuit filed by a former “Apprentice” contestant who accused him of unwanted kissing and groping.

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According to the former National Economic Council director, Wilbur Ross and Peter Navarro used dirty tactics to start the trade war with China.

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On national emergency vote, 41 Republican senators pledge loyalty to royalty

King Trump's pawns included senators who had thundered against President Barack Obama for executive overreach: Our view         

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Florida Republican Sen. Rick Scott says he voted to stand with President Trump because securing the southern border ensures the safety of every American.

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Would-be loyalists can no longer assume that Trump has a reliable get-out-of-jail-free card for them.

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On national emergency vote, 41 Republican senators pledge loyalty to royalty

King Trump's pawns included senators who had thundered against President Barack Obama for executive overreach: Our view         

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Mnuchin says he'll protect Trump privacy on taxes

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin suggested Thursday he will protect President Donald Trump's privacy if he receives a request from House Democrats for Trump's tax returns. (March 14)         

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Trump Mocks Beto O’Rourke’s Hand Gestures

The president responded to the former Texas congressman's announcement that he will run for president in 2020.

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Muriel Bowser also lobbied the administration to fill judicial vacancies at the District’s courts.

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It's a disgrace that we can't adopt a federal budget on time, without the threat of a shutdown, columnist Robert Robb says.         

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Here's how Sens. Kyrsten Sinema and Martha McSally voted on Trump border emergency rebuke

A dozen GOP lawmakers joined Democrats to approve the House-passed resolution rebuking Trump's national emergency declaration         

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House Democrats accused Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in a contentious face-off Thursday of having lied to Congress about his role in a Trump administration effort to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. Confronted by Democrats for the first time since they won control of the House,...

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Democrats will only hurt themselves and the country if they try to shortcut the legal process with political theater.

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Trump tweets 'veto!' in response to Senate vote to terminate the president's emergency declaration for border.

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Trump tweets ‘VETO!’ after Senate votes to block emergency declaration

President Trump had a brief but emphatic reaction Thursday to the Senate’s 59-41 vote to nullify his national emergency declaration over the southern border — tweeting the single word “VETO!” moments after the embarrassing rebuke. The GOP-led Senate’s vote — in which a dozen Republicans...

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