As shutdown ends, workers have little faith about future

A sign near a TSA security checkpoint states the Port of Seattle's support for federal government workers, Friday, Jan. 25, 2019, in Seattle. Yielding to mounting pressure and growing disruption, President Donald Trump and congressional leaders on Friday reached a short-term deal to reopen the government for three weeks while negotiations continue over the president's [...]

2019-01-25T22:32:58+00:00January 25th, 2019|

Ending showdown with Pelosi, Trump postpones State of Union

1 of 7 President Donald Trump, second from right, speaks in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019, as he hosts a roundtable with conservative leaders to discuss the security and humanitarian crisis at the southern border. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh) WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said he is [...]

2019-01-24T14:14:44+00:00January 24th, 2019|

High court lets military implement transgender restrictions

In this Jan. 7, 2019 photo, The Supreme Court is seen in Washington,. The Supreme Court is allowing the Trump administration to go ahead with its plan to restrict military service by transgender men and women while court challenges continue. The high court on Tuesday reversed lower-court orders preventing the Pentagon from implementing its plans. [...]

2019-01-23T02:27:07+00:00January 23rd, 2019|

Defying Pelosi, Trump proceeds with State of the Union plans

1 of 5 President Donald Trump, center, Vice President Mike Pence, left, escorted by Acting Interior Secretary David Bernhardt, right, visit the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci) WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is moving forward with plans for President Donald Trump to deliver his [...]

2019-01-23T02:19:34+00:00January 23rd, 2019|

At 30-day mark, shutdown logjam remains over…

1 of 5 President Donald Trump speaks about the partial government shutdown, immigration and border security in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House, in Washington, Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon) WASHINGTON (AP) — Thirty days into the partial government shutdown, Democrats and Republicans appeared no closer to ending the impasse Sunday than [...]

2019-01-21T14:31:55+00:00January 21st, 2019|

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|