Politics

Appeals court won't put Trump's travel ban case…

A federal appeals court has refused a request from the U.S. Justice Department to put President Donald Trump's travel ban case on hold until he issues a new executive order

Sources: Trump approved staff phone search

Sources tell CNN's Jeff Zeleny that President Trump personally signed off on Sean Spicer's search of staff phones for encrypted messaging apps.

Harf: Spicer found 'worst way' to encourage morale

Fox News contributor and former deputy spokesperson at the State Department on the White House press secretary search for leaks

President Trump's Pick For Navy Secretary Just…

Philip Bilden announced his decision Sunday, citing his "family's private financial interests" as a possible conflict if he were to take the job.

Trump Is Skipping The White House Correspondents…

The president is breaking with 36 years of tradition by not attending the event that honors journalism.

Iranian baby with heart defect impacted by Trump doing well

Physicians say a 4-month-old Iranian girl with a rare heart condition who was affected by President Donald Trump's travel ban is "out of the woods" and is making good progress after her life-saving surgery

HBCUs, advocates looking for help from Trump on…

Historically black colleges and universities are looking for help from the Trump administration, Republicans during their meetings

Schumer: Trump broke his promises to Americans

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer blasted the GOP and President Donald Trump's first month in office while speaking with reporters.

Mulvaney: We're turning Trump's words in policies…

OMB Director Mulvaney on cuts to the federal budget

Melania Trump Is Putting On The Ritz At The White…

The Governors Dinner is an annual black-tie gala at the White House.

Leaked Government Document Seems To Be At Odds…

A leaked draft report from the Department of Homeland Security says citizenship is unlikely to be a reliable indication of a terror threat.

Trump looks to refocus his presidency in address…

Donald Trump's first address to Congress gives him an opportunity to refocus his young administration on the core economic issues that helped him get elected _ and move beyond the distractions and self-inflicted wounds that have roiled his White House

Records show EPA's Pruitt used private email…

Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt occasionally used private email to communicate with staff while serving as Oklahoma's attorney general, despite telling Congress he had always used a state email account for government business

Schiff: No conclusion on Trump-Russia probe

Rep. Adam Schiff, ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, says that without an independent analysis, it's too early to draw conclusions about Trump advisers' involvement with Russian officials. Schiff's statement differs from the opinion of the committee's chairman, Rep. Devin Nunes. CNN's Jim Sciutto breaks it down.

Gov. Walker: Americans want personalized health…

Wisconsin Republican weighs in on 'Happening Now'

Republican Lawmakers Push For Harsher Penalties…

Most proposed laws ramp up penalties for blocking traffic, but others go a lot further.

Homeland Security Is Almost Ready For Border Wall…

U.S. Customs and Border Protection says it's almost ready to accept "prototype wall structure" designs for Trump's project at the U.S.-Mexico border.

Pressure on GOP to revamp health law grows, along…

President Donald Trump says that that "Nobody knew that health care could be so complicated."

Trump says Oscars focused hard on politics before…

President Donald Trump says Sunday's Academy Awards "focused so hard on politics that they didn't get the act together at the end."

Ryan: Obamacare is in a death spiral

During a meeting with reporters, Congressional Majority Leaders Paul Ryan and Mitch McConnell blasted Obamacare and vowed to replace it with a law that is "better" and "more durable."

Footage of border breach

Video from November 2016 shows border fence breach in Douglas, Ariz.

The US Deports People In 2 Main Ways. The…

Under former President Barack Obama, total deportations from the U.S. were down, but the harshest type of deportation was up.

Sessions: More violence around pot than 'one…

Attorney General Jeff Sessions says the Justice Department will try to adopt 'responsible policies' for enforcement of federal anti-marijuana laws

Rising tensions loom as US, Asian powers discuss…

President Donald Trump has met with China's top foreign policy adviser Monday, and U.S. officials huddled with key Asian powers to discuss North Korea

Spicer on Russia ties: Nothing to investigate

During a press briefing, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said there is "nothing to further investigate" in regards to President Donald Trump's ties with Russia.

Border agents seek restart with Trump after Obama…

Strategy Room: Brad Bauman and Frank McCarthy weigh in the situation along America's border with Mexico

Utah bill loosens who sees booze poured but keeps…

In heavily Mormon Utah, a lawmaker wants to allow restaurants to stop using walls or backrooms that block customers from seeing alcoholic drinks being made

Big surge for military in Trump budget, big cuts…

President Donald Trump is proposing a huge $54 billion surge in U.S. military spending for new aircraft, ships and fighters in his first federal budget while slashing big chunks from domestic programs and foreign aid

Trump: health care is 'unbelievably complex'

President Donald Trump talked about tackling the issue of health care at a meeting of the nation's governors at the White House.