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Senate takes symbolic shot at Trump tariffs

Senators voted 88-11 to instruct lawmakers hashing out a deal on a government funding bill to include language "providing a role for Congress" on...

13 GOP senators ask administration to pause separation of immigrant families

More than a dozen Republican senators are asking the Trump administration to halt the separation of immigrant families at the U.S.-Mexico border while Congress...

Congress May Declare the Forever War

A proposed law with bipartisan support would dramatically weaken the ability of legislators to extricate the United States from perpetual armed conflict. Damir...

McConnell: Bill reining in Trump’s tariff powers ‘an exercise in futility’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellPresident TrumpDonald John TrumpSix takeaways from 2018's Super Tuesday Dem Andrew Janz advances in bid to unseat Nunes Montana GOP...

Corker disavows Trump’s trade tariffs: ‘An abuse of authority’

Sen. (R-Tenn.) on Thursday blasted for moving to slap stiff tariffs on Mexico, Canada and the European Union, calling it "an abuse of authority...

White House to request Congress rescind $15 billion in spending

The White House is set to ask Congress to revoke $15 billion in spending, starting a 45-day clock for Congress to act. The formal...

Pompeo lacks votes for positive vote on panel

"I remain concerned that Director Pompeo will not challenge the President in critical moments," he said in a statement."On vital decisions facing our country,...

Ryan: Trillion-dollar deficits were inevitable

Speaker Paul RyanPaul Davis RyanTrump order targets wide swath of public assistance programs Sunday shows preview: White House officials talk Syria strike Wage...

Corker: Tax cuts could be ‘one of the worst votes I’ve...

Retiring Tennessee Sen. Bob CorkerRobert (Bob) Phillips CorkerOvernight Defense: Trump consults allies on Syria response | Corker anticipates strike | Russia vetoes UN panel...

GOP dismisses report that tax law will add $1.9 trillion to...

Republican lawmakers on Tuesday brushed aside a report from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) that found their signature tax law would add $1.9...