Politics

The Latest: Bannon bashes GW Bush at California…

Former White House adviser Steve Bannon says there has not been a more destructive presidency than George W. Bush's

Lynch could not escape questions about Clinton…

The former attorney general met with the House Intelligence Committee; Catherine Herridge goes in-depth for 'Special Report.'

Trump's Travel Ban Blocks Award-Winning Yemeni…

President Trump's latest travel ban prevents a Yemeni journalist from accepting her award in New York.

Trump's Tweet On UK Crime And 'Radical Islamic…

There was a 13 percent increase in police recorded crime in England and Wales, but that statistic goes beyond just terrorist incidents.

Bannon faults George W. Bush for 'destructive…

Former White House adviser Steve Bannon has broadened his attacks on the Washington establishment to include a former Republican president, depicting George W. Bush as a failure

The Latest: White House defends Kelly in fight…

The White House is defending chief of staff John Kelly after he mischaracterized the remarks of Florida Rep. Frederica Wilson

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Senate budget passage lays groundwork for tax…

House GOP sources suggest it's quite likely the House will approve the Senate's budget to avoid a time-consuming conference; Mike Emanuel explains for 'Special Report.'

A Proposed Bill Would Change How Political Ads…

A bipartisan group of senators hope to bring rules for political ads on the internet up to the same standards as other media.

Senate Passes The GOP Budget Bill, Paving The Way…

Beyond funding the government, the legislation sets aside $1.5 trillion for tax cuts the Republican Party hopes to pass.

Medical students in limbo as young immigrant program ends

Immigrant medical students in the U.S. are taking an active role in the debate over the future of a program that shields hundreds of thousands of people from deportation

Trump: UN has 'tremendous potential' under new…

President Donald Trump says the United Nations has "tremendous potential" that "hasn't been used over the years nearly as it should be." Trump is meeting with U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres

White House in damage control mode over the Niger…

Under the threat of a subpoena, Secretary of Defense Mattis marched over to McCain's office in an effort to open the lines of communication; John Roberts has the roundup for 'Special Report.'

Trump's 'Drain The Swamp' Push Is All Clogged Up

The president is 1 for 5 on his pledges so far.

President Bush's Speech Touched On Big Themes Of…

George W. Bush talked about threats to democracy around the world, racism and trade.

Texas city requires no Israel boycott for hurricane relief

A civil rights group is calling unconstitutional a Houston suburb's hurricane repair grant program that requires individuals to not boycott Israel as a condition of receiving any money

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DC court blocks for now immigrant teen's access…

A Washington appeals court is blocking for now an abortion sought by a pregnant 17-year-old immigrant being held in a Texas facility

White House stands by Gen. Kelly's criticism of…

Rep. Frederica Wilson accuses Gen. John Kelly of 'lies' and racism, jokes she's a 'rock star' following fallen soldier firestorm; the debate continues on 'The Five.'

WH Chief Of Staff John Kelly Defends Trump's Call…

Former Gen. John Kelly said Trump "expressed his condolences in the best way he could" after four U.S. soldiers died in Niger.

8 Border Wall Prototypes Near The Testing Phase

Customs and Border Protection plans to judge prototypes based on three main criteria once all eight designs are completed.

John Kerry bashes Trump on climate, Department of State jobs

Former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is faulting President Donald Trump's administration for failing to fill many diplomatic positions and top Department of State posts and is criticizing his stance on climate change

Trump: Considering Powell and Taylor for Fed's…

Trump opens door to dual Federal Reserve appointments of Powell and Taylor

Former Penn. congressman on fixing DC's political…

'Dead Center' author Jason Altmire shares his perspective.

How 'Czar' Became A Political Term In The US

The word was reportedly first used in the U.S. in 1832.

Russian Journalist Lives In Exile In The US After…

Kseniya Kirillova fears death or prison awaits her if she returns home.

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Appeals court takes early look at lawsuits in DACA cases

A federal appeals will get an early look at President Trump's decision to end a program protecting some young immigrants from deportation

Q&A on the GOP effort to overhaul the nation's…

Divided Republicans in Congress are tackling an ambitious overhaul of the nation's tax system that would deeply cut levies for corporations and double the standard deduction used by most average Americans

VA secretary: Brave soldiers don't deserve to be…

Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin reacts to controversy surrounding Rep. Frederica Wilson, discusses improving issues at the VA.