Top GOP Leader: Senate To Probe Reports Of Russia HackingMajority Leader Mitch McConnell told reporters that an inquiry would be conducted by the Senate intelligence panel.
Republican, Democratic Lawmakers Demand Probe Into Russian ActivitiesKey congressional Republicans joined Democrats in demanding a bipartisan investigation into the Kremlin's activities and questioned consideration of Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson -- who has close business ties with Moscow -- as head of the State Department.
'I'll Get It When I Need It:' Trump Says He's 'Not Interested' In Daily Intel Briefs"I'm, like, a smart person. I don't have to be told the same thing in the same words every single day for the next eight years," Trump said.
Trump Won't Back Down After McCain, Other Republicans Slam His Comments On Muslim Soldier's ParentsThe roll of GOP senators publicly taking Trump to task reached at least five on Monday, including John McCain of Arizona, who issued an extensive statement denouncing Trump's comments about Khizr Khan and his wife, Ghazala.
McCain: Trump, Clinton Can't Handle Middle East CrisesRepublican Sens. John McCain and Lindsey Graham, best known for their conservative politics and support for the military, are knocking their presumptive presidential nominee's handle on foreign affairs. And Graham is endorsing Democrat Hillary Clinton's plan for no-fly zones in Syria.
Sen. John McCain: Obama 'Directly Responsible' For Orlando ShootingMcCain says Obama is "directly responsible'' for the mass shooting in Orlando because Obama has allowed the growth of the Islamic State group on his watch.
NFL Returns $700K Used To Honor TroopsArizona Sens. John McCain and Jeff Flake had complained that the Pentagon spent more than $10 million in marketing and advertising contracts with professional sports teams between 2012 and 2015 for what the senators dubbed "paid patriotism."
Police: McCain Political Fundraiser Found With Active Meth Lab In Phoenix HomeA Phoenix woman has been dropped as a political fundraiser for U.S. Sen. John McCain's re-election campaign after being arrested on suspicion of drug possession and other charges.
GOP Rivals: Trump's Remarks On McCain's Military Service Offensive, AbsurdAt an Iowa candidate forum on Saturday, Trump dismissed Republican Sen. John McCain's reputation as a war hero, saying the aviator was merely taken captive after being shot down in Vietnam and "I like people who weren't captured."
Senators Push For End To Military Paying NFL To Honor TroopsMcCain, along with Sens. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., and Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., argued wealthy teams shouldn't be receiving taxpayer dollars when the military faces cuts in spending.
Swap Of Captured American Soldier, Taliban Detainees Stirs DebateThe Obama administration is facing mounting questions over the prisoner swap that won freedom for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl after five years in Taliban hands.
Senate Leaders Try To Broker Budget Deal After House Effort CollapsesSenate leaders have taken control of efforts to avert a Treasury default and end the partial shutdown of the federal government.