ap

Political News

Residents at La Perla community in Old San Juan comfort one another as the community recovers from Hurricane Maria, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Monday, Sept. 25, 2017. The island territory of more than 3 million U.S. citizens is reeling in the devastating wake of Hurricane Maria. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)
Feds rush aid to Puerto Rico amid growing pleas for helpFederal agencies ramp up their response to the humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico as the Trump administration seeks to blunt criticism its response to Hurricane Maria has been less than with other recent storms
The Associated Press48 minutes ago
Shaylin Sluzalis, sits with her sister Brinnani Sluzalis, both of Williamsport, Pa., as they and others from a group called ADAPT, rally prior to a hearing by the Senate Finance Committee on the Graham-Cassidy health care repeal, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, Sept. 25, 2017. Brittani receives Medicaid services. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
The Latest: Trump slams McCain for opposing health billRepublican Sen. John McCain's opposition to the latest GOP health care bill is drawing an angry tweet from President Donald Trump.
The Associated Press11 minutes ago
From left; Arizona Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson, president Michael Bidwill, wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald and head coach Bruce Arians stand during the national anthem prior to an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys, Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
The Latest: Cowboys kneel _ but before the national anthemThe Dallas Cowboys made a show of unity before their game against the Arizona Cardinals, but it wasn't during the national anthem
The Associated Press1 hour ago
The Latest: Stone says no evidence he colluded with RussiaLongtime Donald Trump associate Roger Stone says there is "not one shred of evidence" that he was involved with Russian interference in the 2016 election
The Associated Press1 hour ago
In this Sept. 22, 2017, photo President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Huntsville, Ala.  Trump says he wants to lure Democratic lawmakers to sign on to a Republican-crafted tax overhaul plan. But negotiators must grapple with the reality that any handouts to Democrats quickly could turn into turn-offs for the GOP. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
GOP, White House eye deep cuts to corporate tax rateWhite House and congressional Republicans finalizing a tax plan that would slash the corporate rate while likely reducing the levy for the wealthiest Americans
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE- In this June 12, 2017, file photo, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, left, listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a Cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington. Zinke said Monday, Sept. 25, that nearly one-third of employees at his department are not loyal to him and Trump, adding that he is working to change the department's regulatory culture to be more business friendly. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
Zinke: One-third of Interior employees not loyal to TrumpInterior Secretary Ryan Zinke says nearly one-third of employees at his department are not loyal to him and President Donald Trump, adding that he is working to change the department's regulatory culture to be more business friendly
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Sen. Thom Tillis, R-N.C., center, flanked by Sen. James Lankford, R-Okla., left, and Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, right, talk about the legislation they are introducing regarding the legal status of undocumented children during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, Sept. 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Fight over young immigrants ensnares aviation billIn a fight with the GOP over immigration, House Democrats on Monday blocked a bill to extend federal aviation programs and provide tax breaks for hurricane victims
The Associated Press2 hours ago
U.S. Capitol Police assist people, many with disabilities, arriving for a Senate Finance Committee hearing on the last-ditch GOP push to overhaul the nation's health care system, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, Sept. 25, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Collins' opposition all but kills GOP health care driveThe last-gasp Republican drive to tear down President Barack Obama's health care law has essentially died
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., right, speaks to an aide as he appears before a Senate Finance Committee hearing to consider the Graham-Cassidy healthcare proposal, on Capitol Hill, Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
For Trump and the GOP, a bleak start for a high-stakes weekA high-stakes week is getting off to a bleak start for President Donald Trump, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and congressional Republicans
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Administration officials say the new measures are needed.
Trump's new travel ban: Third time the charm?The Trump administration spent months working out a new travel ban it hopes will meet Supreme Court muster; critics say it still won't fly.
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this June 26, 2017, file photo, protesters outside the federal courthouse in San Antonio, Texas, take part in a rally to oppose a new Texas "sanctuary cities" bill that aligns with the president's tougher stance on illegal immigration. A federal appeals court gave Texas more latitude Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, to enforce a "sanctuary cities" ban backed by the Trump administration, but opponents suing over the immigration crackdown said it was unlikely to drastically change the status quo. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
Court: Texas can enforce more of 'sanctuary cities' lawA federal appeals court says Texas can enforce more of its so-called sanctuary cities law
The Associated Press2 hours ago
The Latest: Fight over young immigrants ensnares billHouse Republicans have failed to gain the votes necessary to pass tax breaks for hurricane victims and continue federal aviation programs after Sept. 30
The Associated Press2 hours ago
More Political News
AdChoices
AdChoices