Gov’t Shutdown Day 12: President Trump, Congressional Leaders To Meet On Border SecurityHouse and Senate leaders are expected at the White House for a briefing on border security Wednesday. This comes as the partial government shutdown enters day 12, and Democrats are getting ready to take control of the House.
Kavanaugh Confirmation All But Certain After Long, Bitter FightThe Senate has approved Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to advance to a final vote regarding the Supreme Court.
Kavanaugh Says He 'Might Have Been Too Emotional' During Testimony Addressing AllegationsThe 53-year-old judge said in an op-ed that he knows his "tone was sharp, and I said a few things I should not have said" during testimony last week to the Judiciary Committee.
Senate To Begin Debating Fate Of Dreamers & WallRepublicans say they'll use the president's proposal as their starting point.
President Trump Signs Budget Deal, Ending Government ShutdownThe House approved the legislation in a 240-186 vote after the package was approved by the Senate early Friday morning.
Congress Misses Deadline To Avoid Government ShutdownRepublican Sen. Rand Paul, of Kentucky, blocked a Thursday night vote with a procedural move to protest increased spending.
Senate Vote To Prevent Government Shutdown FailsA Republican-backed short-term spending bill to fund the government failed to pass the Senate on Friday night.
'It's Always A Lot Of Fun When You Win:' Trump Celebrates Victory As Tax Bill Heads To His DeskThe GOP-dominated House voted a second time along party lines on Wednesday to approve the complex legislation, following a narrow vote after midnight in the Senate.
GOP To Begin Reconciling House And Senate Tax Bills; Cuomo, Murphy Blast PlanHouse and Senate negotiators are tasked with working out the differences after the Senate approved its version on a 51-49 vote early Saturday.
McConnell Says 'We Have The Votes' To Pass GOP Tax BillLawmakers have been working on a rewrite after the nonpartisan Joint Committee on Taxation estimated the Senate plan would add $1 trillion to the nation's deficit over 10 years.
Trump Praises Senate Passage Of GOP Budget ResolutionThe Senate cast a mostly party line vote to approve the $4 trillion budget Thursday night. The vote was 51 to 49.
Trump 'Disappointed' By Collapse Of GOP Health Care Bill, Says 'Let Obamacare Fail'Republican Sens. Jerry Moran of Kansas and Mike Lee of Utah announced that they would not support the bill, bringing the number of Republicans opposed to at least four.
Senate Republicans Unveil Health Care Bill, Sparking Heated DebateThe plan will eliminate the individual mandate which forces people to buy health insurance or pay a penalty. It also removes taxes put in place under the Affordable Care Act.
De Blasio: Ultimately, People Will Die If This Bill Becomes LawThe bill is expected to face significant changes in the Senate, where there are several Republicans who have expressed skepticism about the bill.
Senate Confirms Education Secretary Nominee DeVos After VP Pence Breaks TieThe Senate historian said it was the first time a vice president had to break a tie on a Cabinet nomination.