The Senate Judiciary Committee holds a hearing on the nominations of Judge Neil Gorsuch to fill the Supreme Court seat vacated by the death of Antonin Scalia.
President Trump criticized former president Barack Obama for golfing too often. Now the White House is defending his own frequent outings.
Speaking to a group of small business owners in Charleston, W.Va., Vice president Mike Pence said he was grateful to House Speaker Paul Ryan and House Republicans in their effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
Rep. Adam B. Schiff (D-Calif.), the Intelligence Committee’s ranking Democrat, addressed the status of the investigation into the Trump campaign's ties to Russia in the Weekly Democratic Address.
California challenged the Trump administration's approach to car pollution, approving standards that the White House said still need review and setting up a potential face off between federal and state regulators.
At a gathering of small business owners in Charleston, W.Va., Vice president Mike Pence called Supreme Court Justice nominee Neil Gorsuch one of the “most respected, qualified and mainstream” nominees to the court in American history.
Comedians Stephen Colbert, Trevor Noah and others weigh in on the chaotic week Republicans and President Trump had dealing with the health-care bill.
During a floor debate on a bill to prohibit abortion in cases when the fetus shows signs of Down Syndrome or another genetic disorder, Oklahoma state Rep. George Faught (R-Muskogee) also addressed instances when babies are born out of rape or incest.
President Trump said on Friday that Charter Communications has committed to investing $25 billion and hiring 20,000 workers over four years.
President Trump promised to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act “immediately” and “on Day 1” while on the campaign trail. But now, he claims he never said he'd get health care reform done quickly.
House Democrats held a news conference to claim a "victory for the Affordable Care Act", after the Republicans' decided to pull their healthcare bill ahead of a scheduled vote.
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