Republicans fear retribution for joining immigration revolt

“That’s the card that’s being played right now,” one lawmaker told The Hill.

Key House chairman floats changes to immigration bill

GOP leaders are grappling with an insurgent effort by centrist Republicans to force a series of immigration votes on the House floor.

GOP seeks immigration deal within next 24 hours

Key GOP lawmakers seeking to craft a way forward on immigration say their goal is to come up with a deal within the next 24 hours that would end a revolt by Republican centrists demanding votes on legislation to protect “…

Leaders warn Republicans against forcing immigration vote

Leaders said the effort would effectively hand over power to the Democrats.

Ryan, GOP scramble to win support for controversial farm bill

Republican leaders are scrambling to lock down enough votes for the GOP farm bill, with members still divided over the measure’s sugar support program and work requirements for food stamps.The legislation, a top pr…

Younger lawmakers ignite new push for term limits

“People are hungry for a new generation of leadership in Washington, D.C.,” Rep. Mike Gallagher said.

Ryan backs down on House chaplain resignation

Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) has backed down on his controversial decision to dismiss the House chaplain, saying he will let Father Patrick Conroy stay on through the rest of his term.Ryan said in a statement …

Ryan backs down on House chaplain resignation

Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) has backed down on his controversial decision to dismiss the House chaplain, saying he will let Father Patrick Conroy stay on through the rest of his term.Ryan said in a statement …

Meadows: Lawmakers ‘seriously’ considering holding DOJ officials in contempt of Congress

Some lawmakers in the House are “seriously” mulling whether to hold officials at the Department of Justice (DOJ) in contempt of Congress, according to Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows (R-N.C.).”It’s a Judiciary…

GOP looks to reduce spending after hearing criticism back home

Republicans are eyeing ways to rein in spending this week after facing a barrage of criticism back home for swelling the federal deficit with a massive government funding package.Republican lawmakers who ran on a p…

Retiring GOP lawmakers cut loose on Trump

Few Republicans in Washington are willing to go head-to-head with President Trump, but there is one band of GOP members willing to stand up to the leader of their own party: lawmakers who have announced their re…

Expanding map creates tough choices for GOP

The House GOP’s campaign arm is facing tough choices about where to shift precious resources in the midterm elections, as Republicans desperately try to stave off a potential blue wave this November.The National Re…

Nevada lawmaker: ‘Rumor mill’ says Ryan headed for exit

Rep. Mark Amodei (R-Nev.) told a local news station that there is a “rumor” that Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) will resign soon, stepping up speculation about the Speaker’s political future.”The rumor mill is that Pau…

Ryan: I’ve ‘received assurances’ Mueller won’t be fired

Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) said he has received “assurances” that Robert Mueller won’t be fired, as questions swirl around whether President Trump will pull the plug on the special counsel.”I received assurances th…

Congress races to finish $1.2 trillion funding bill

Congress is on the verge of unveiling a $1.2 trillion government funding package that would provide the biggest increase to federal spending in years.But some conservatives have balked at the price tag of the omnib…

Vulnerable Republican embraces Trump in NY

Rep. Claudia Tenney (R) is embracing President Trump’s confrontational style as she seeks to hold on to a hotly contested New York district considered a toss-up race in this fall’s midterm elections.

Trump admin scraps Obama-era proposal requiring airlines to disclose bag fees

The Department of Transportation (DOT) said the rule would have “limited public benefit.”

International travel to US on the rise

The index comes amid increasing concern that Trump’s efforts to crack down on immigration may hurt tourism and travel to the U.S.

White House to ramp up infrastructure effort in coming days

Trump will participate in a string of high-profile events aimed at ramping up support for one of his chief campaign promises.

United: Passenger dragged from plane refused to leave

A video of a man being dragged off a United flight is raising questions about the practice of overbooking.