Monthly Archives: December 2019
The conservative lawmaker from North Carolina said his work with the president would continue.
From her first showdown with Trump over the budget in January, the House speaker has won a series of one-on-one confrontations with the president.
Rep. Jeff Van Drew, an anti-impeachment Democrat, is expected to make his switch to the GOP. Voters in his southern New Jersey district will assess his political conversion.
Capitol Hill negotiators late Monday released the appropriations legislation, which includes money for federal gun violence research and a pay raise for federal workers.
Trump met with Van Drew on Friday at the White House and urged him to join the GOP; the New Jersey congressman is now believed to be strongly considering the offer.
In the fight for the House majority next year, Republicans are trying to nationalize the races, especially in the 31 Democratic districts that Trump won in 2016.
Many Democrats would like the opportunity to fulfill such a rare, historic role, but they are reluctant to openly campaign for the appointment.
The accord came after a Thursday meeting with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and days of negotiations aimed at resolving conflicts over Trump’s border wall and other issues.
Rent the Runway has become an increasingly stylish staple for powerful women who work on Capitol Hill.
The border wall and related immigration-related issues are seen as a major sticking point as lawmakers try to find common ground on federal spending for 2020.