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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...

Senate passes resolution allowing Duckworth to bring baby on floor

The Senate approved a resolution on Wednesday evening to allow Sen. (D-Ill.) - the first senator to give birth while in office - to...

GOP senator on tariff threat: Hopefully Trump is blowing off steam...

Sen. (R-Neb.) slammed 's announcement Thursday that he was considering imposing $100 billion in tariffs on China amid the ongoing trade dispute between Washington...

GOP pushes to change Senate rules for Trump

The controversial move would hasten the pace of the president's nominees getting confirmed and curtail Democratic power in the upper chamber. Senate leaders have...

Defying GOP, Trump to impose steep tariffs on steel, aluminum next...

Trump said he will announce tariffs of 25 percent on imported steel and 10 percent on aluminum from all countries that send their metals...

Trump budget would slash crop insurance funds for farmers

President TrumpDonald John TrumpTillerson: Russia already looking to interfere in 2018 midterms Dems pick up deep-red legislative seat in Missouri Speier on Trump's desire...

Budget deal is brimming with special tax breaks

The Bipartisan Budget Act that Congress is set to pass Thursday is brimming with tax provisions for a variety of special interests, including racehorse...

Pence breaks tie to confirm Trump’s pick for religious ambassador

Vice President Pence broke a tie to confirm Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback (R) to be 's ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom.The 49-49 vote marked...