Leaving Trump is proving hard to do for some Republican lawmakers.
A major Democratic party donor reportedly told a Las Vegas audience she was interviewing for her "dream job" at the White House.
Hiring partners at lobby firms, trade groups and corporations are looking to snap up well-connected Capitol Hill and administration staffers to better position themselves to lobby incoming Congressional leadership and the new administration.
"I'd forgotten that your parents came all the way from Thailand to serve George Washington,” Kirk said to Rep. Tammy Duckworth, whose late father was a U.S. born Marine veteran.
Beth Choroser takes over at a time when regulators are looking more closely at Internet providers' privacy protections for customers.
Obama has already used his powers under the Antiquities Act of 1906 to honor abolitionist Harriet Tubman, Latino and farmworker activist Cesar Chavez and gay rights activists who launched the Stonewall riots.
Rep. Kevin Yoder (R-Kan.) was pressed on his presidential vote less than a week after a recording emerged capturing Trump discussing kissing and grabbing women without their consent.
Republicans privately defend their strategy, saying they had no choice but to spend early from the NRSC's campaign coffers because they needed to bolster their candidates from Trump's headwinds.
There are a multitude of laws and regulations prohibiting ex-felons from a broad range of activities, notably many employment and housing opportunities.