College articles sunk Trump’s nomination of Ryan Bounds for the powerful appellate court, prompting Democrats to use that as justification to press for all of Brett Kavanaugh’s writings.
Trump’s defense of Putin was the most striking example yet of his desire to embrace the Russian autocrat despite warnings he should be viewed as an adversary not a friend.
The president also tried to set expectations for his one-on-one meeting with Russia’s Vladimir Putin in a new CBS interview.
The president said he would select a nominee from a list he first released during the campaign to assuage the concerns of conservatives skeptical over he would pick for the court.
But he stops short of threatening a shutdown over the wall at a White House meeting, attendees say.
President Trump and top administration officials have, at times, obfuscated the facts and sent contradicting messages on the practice of separating families that illegally enter the United States.
The meeting comes just days after the president said he wouldn’t sign a compromise bill and the White House said he would.
The comment deals blow to GOP leaders who have scrambled to strike an immigration deal.
Influential GOP senator says vice president told lawmakers military exercises would continue. Pence’s office disputed the assertion, forcing the senator to clarify.
The minority leader dismissed concerns about Sen. Robert Menendez’s lackluster primary performance in New Jersey.
House GOP rebels inched closer to their goal of forcing votes on immigration as two Democrats backed their effort. Republican leaders have tried to quell the uprising.
With claim of “absolute” power, the president once again forces members of his own party into an uncomfortable position.
The president said he hopes Democrats focus on immigration because the issue is good for the GOP.
The president is blaming Democrats for a law that requires children to be separated from parents detained at the border. But no such law exists.
The senior White House official cited by the Times spoke to dozens of reporters Thursday at the White House and on a conference call to brief them on Trump’s decision earlier that day to cancel his summit scheduled for June 12 in Singapore with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
The Mormom missionary had been held for two years on accusations of stockpiling weapons and grenades in public housing.
At an immigration roundtable, Trump said children arriving at the southern border are potential gang members.
The Judiciary Committee chairman and two other senators want to be included in the meeting about a confidential FBI source who aided a probe of Trump campaign advisers.
The president ramps up campaigner-in-chief persona to energize voters who will be vital in this fall’s elections.
Congress wants to reclaim greater control over deciding on military action after ceding ground to the White House after 9/11.