The Senate on Monday confirmed billionaire investor Wilbur Ross as commerce secretary as President Donald Trump adds to his economic team.
The White House says President Donald Trump’s upcoming budget will propose a whopping $54 billion increase in defense spending.
The president’s choice to be secretary of the Navy, businessman Philip Bilden, said he was withdrawing from consideration for the post.
Congress returns this week to confront decisions on health care and the Supreme Court that may help determine the course of Donald Trump’s p…
U.S. officials say the Pentagon wants to expand the military’s ability to battle al-Qaida-linked militants in Somalia.
President Donald Trump says he won’t be attending the annual White House Correspondents’ Association dinner this spring.
Democrats have a new national party chairman and it’s Tom Perez, who was labor secretary under President Barack Oback.
President Trump’s apocalyptic view of everything he intends to fix leaves no nuance — but that’s where reality often resides.
Rep. Darrell Issa of California says it would be improper for Attorney General Jeff Sessions to lead the investigation.
Michigan’s two Democratic senators are facing extra heat before the Senate considers Judge Neil Gorsuch for the Supreme Court.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection plans to start awarding contracts by April for President Trump’s proposed border wall with Mexico.
A draft document obtained by The Associated Press concludes that citizenship is an “unlikely indicator” of terrorism threats to the U.S.
The New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, CNN and Politico were blocked from joining, but Breitbart news was allowed to attend.
Trump used his first presidential appearance before the nation’s largest gathering of conservative activists to criticize the news media.
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is defending the decision to rescind public-school bathroom rules for transgender students.