House Republicans say they’ll approve no less than $5 billion for the wall; Democrats say no more than $1.3 billion
Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) said the measure, while nonbinding, would still send a strong statement — especially for Republicans — that despite Trump’s denials, they hold Mohammed bin Salman responsible for Jamal Khashoggi’s death.
An agreement could clear the way for her to be elected speaker next month.
Congress performs terribly on metrics related to staff diversity, workplace protections and employee pay and benefits.
A transcript of the closed-door, six-hour session with House lawmakers covered many of the same topics the former FBI director has addressed publicly.
Without ever taking a public position on the bill, the Senate majority leader has told President Trump and his colleagues that there is not enough time to take up the issue.
“We should stop bringing candidates with questionable track records on race before the full Senate for a vote,” Scott writes in response to Wall Street Journal editorial on Thomas A. Farr’s nomination to the federal bench.
He is one of the final witnesses being interviewed in the investigation of how federal law enforcement handled probes of Trump’s campaign and Hillary Clinton’s emails.
Team owner Daniel Snyder is getting help from the Trump administration, congressional Republicans and local D.C. officials in his quest for a new, 60,000-seat NFL stadium.
Rep. Stephen F. Lynch had signed a letter last month calling for new leadership, but on Friday he said Pelosi had his full support after several days of conversations.