Trump offers a ‘Dreamers’ deal for border-money proposal

1 of 3 President Donald Trump walks on the South Law upon arrival at the White House in Washington, Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, after attending the casualty return at Dover Air Force Base, Del., for the remains of four Americans killed in a suicide bomb attack in Syria.. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta) WASHINGTON (AP) — [...]

2019-01-19T22:29:07+00:00January 19th, 2019|

IRS recalls about 46,000 workers

1 of 2 President Donald Trump speaks at the American Farm Bureau Federation convention in New Orleans, Monday, Jan. 14, 2019. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert) What’s up with the partial government shutdown on Day 26: WHAT’S NEW The Internal Revenue Service is recalling about 46,000 of its employees furloughed by the partial government shutdown to handle tax returns [...]

2019-01-16T15:11:27+00:00January 16th, 2019|

Trump says solution to shutdown impasse ‘so simple’

1 of 6 President Donald Trump speaks at the American Farm Bureau Federation's 100th Annual Convention, Monday Jan. 14, 2019, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) WASHINGTON (AP) — With the government mired in shutdown week four, President Donald Trump rejected a short-term legislative fix and dug in for more combat, declaring he would “never [...]

2019-01-15T15:29:24+00:00January 15th, 2019|

Judge blocks Trump birth control coverage rules in 13 states

1 of 2 FILE - In this Aug. 26, 2016, file photo, a one-month dosage of hormonal birth control pills is displayed in Sacramento, Calif. A U.S. judge will hear arguments over California’s attempt to block new rules by the Trump administration allowing more employers to claim religious objections to providing birth control benefits. The [...]

2019-01-14T15:40:09+00:00January 14th, 2019|

Democrats roll out big health care proposals in the states

1 of 6 FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2016, file photo, agents help sign people up for insurance through the Covered California exchange at their storefront on Beach Boulevard in Huntington Beach, Calif. In his initial actions, newly elected California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced plans to expand Medicaid to those in the country illegally [...]

2019-01-13T15:21:33+00:00January 13th, 2019|

Trump’s border visit comes as shutdown talks fall apart

1 of 24 President Donald Trump talks before signing anti-human trafficking legislation, Wednesday Jan. 9, 2019, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is taking the shutdown battle to the U.S.-Mexico border, seeking to bolster his case for the border wall after negotiations [...]

2019-01-10T14:13:47+00:00January 10th, 2019|

Trump pleads on TV for wall money; Dems say he stokes ‘fear’

1 of 14 President Donald Trump speaks from the Oval Office of the White House as he gives a prime-time address about border security Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2018, in Washington. (Carlos Barria/Pool Photo via AP) WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump urged congressional Democrats to fund his long-promised border wall in a somber televised address [...]

2019-01-09T15:33:54+00:00January 9th, 2019|

Democrats plan more pressure on Trump to reopen government

1 of 6 President Donald Trump speaks on the South Lawn of the White House as he walks to Marine One, Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, in Washington. Trump is en route to Camp David. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) WASHINGTON (AP) — With no weekend breakthrough to end a prolonged partial government shutdown, President Donald Trump is [...]

2019-01-08T15:10:31+00:00January 8th, 2019|

Democrats plan more pressure on Trump to reopen government

1 of 6 President Donald Trump speaks on the South Lawn of the White House as he walks to Marine One, Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, in Washington. Trump is en route to Camp David. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) WASHINGTON (AP) — With no weekend breakthrough to end a prolonged partial government shutdown, President Donald Trump is [...]

2019-01-07T15:39:32+00:00January 7th, 2019|

Ginsburg missing Supreme Court arguments for 1st time

FILE - In this Nov. 30, 2018 file photo, Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, nominated by President Bill Clinton, sits with fellow Supreme Court justices for a group portrait at the Supreme Court Building in Washington. The Supreme Court says Ginsburg is missing arguments for the first time in more than 25 years as she [...]

2019-01-07T15:31:37+00:00January 7th, 2019|