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Trump administration proposes $7.1 billion funding decrease to Education Department

The Trump administration is looking to decrease the Education Department’s funding by $7.1 billion compared to what it was given last year, as part...

Trump administration to deny more visa applicants who’ve used public assistance

The Trump administration is preparing to further expand rules that would disqualify more visa applicants living abroad and in the U.S. believed by the...

Mysterious blocked calls went to longtime Trump family friends: Sources

Investigators on the Senate Intelligence Committee have learned the identities of three blocked phone calls with Donald Trump Jr just before and after the...

5 key takeaways from midterm elections

While Democrats didn’t secure the so-called “blue wave” across both chambers, the midterm results will certainly bring a sea-change to Washington.Democrats, who needed to...

The Note: Kavanaugh fight raises stakes for midterms

The TAKE with Rick KleinIt’s as if the storylines and big choices that have presented themselves in the Trump era have converged to set...

Kanye West to meet Trump at White House

Kanye West, the at times controversial rapper-turned-prison reform activist, is slated to meet with President Donald Trump at the White House on Thursday.The president...

US troop withdrawal from Syria could take several months

A week after President Trump's surprising announcement that he was withdrawing U.S. troops from Syria, the U.S. military is drafting a withdrawal plan that...

Meet all of the sitting Supreme Court justices ahead of the new term

After a bruising battle over Brett Kavanaugh's nomination, the highest court in the land once again has a full bench.There have been several times...

Democrats, hoping for House majority, plan barrage of investigations

Democrats hoping to win back control of the House in November’s elections are quietly preparing to launch an oversight blitz, resurrecting old lines of...

Former Texas Congressman Beto O’Rourke announces 2020 presidential bid

Former Texas Congressman Beto O'Rourke, whose ultimately unsuccessful bid for the U.S. Senate in 2018 earned him a fervent and national following, announced Thursday...