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Senate confirms Trump nominee Dan Brouillette to pursue 'dominance' agenda as energy secretary

The Senate voted Monday to confirm Dan Brouillette to be secretary of the Energy Department, positioning him to pursue the Trump administration’s “en...

Senate confirms Trump nominee Dan Brouillette to pursue 'dominance' agenda as energy secretary

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Daily on Energy: The background and resume of Dan Brouillette, Trump’s energy secretary nominee Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:36, 2019-10-21

Daily on Energy: Rick Perry set to hand off 'energy dominance' agenda to Dan Brouillette Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:08, 2019-10-04

Senate Confirms Dan Brouillette to Lead Energy Department The former lobbyist becomes President Trump’s second energy secretary, succeeding Rick Perry....
01:08, 2019-12-03

Trump Taps Dan Brouillette to Succeed Rick Perry as Energy Secretary “Dan’s experience in the sector is unparalleled,” the president said in announcing that he would nominate Mr. Brouillette, the deputy secretary of en...
23:16, 2019-10-18

Trump energy secretaries plot next phase of 'dominance' agenda New Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette, and the man he replaced, Rick Perry, are ready to claim success for their "exporting freedom" agenda. They clai...
02:20, 2019-12-03

Senate panel approves Trump energy nominees Dan Brouillette and James Danly The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee approved two of President Trump's important energy nominees with bipartisan votes Tuesday....
17:16, 2019-11-19

Senate confirms controversial Trump judicial nominee The Senate on Thursday confirmed President Donald Trump’s judicial nominee to the powerful 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals despite bipartisan frustratio...
21:00, 2019-11-14

Senate confirms Esper as Trump's next secretary of defense The Senate confirmed Secretary of the Army Mark Esper in a bipartisan vote Tuesday, officially making him President Trump's second secretary of defen...
20:36, 2019-07-23

Senate confirms Mark Esper as Trump’s secretary of defense The Senate on Tuesday confirmed President Trump’s nominee for secretary of defense, Mark Esper, in a bipartisan 90-8 vote. The confirmation ends a re...
20:28, 2019-07-23

Former Air Force secretary tells Senate sexual assault accusation against Joint Chiefs nominee is false Air Force Gen. John Hyten's nomination to be the next vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs got a forceful boost as former Air Force Secretary Heather Wi...
19:04, 2019-07-30

Daily on Energy: Revived Ex-Im Bank set to advance Trump’s energy agenda Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
19:40, 2019-05-29

Trump taps Perry deputy Dan Brouillette to replace him at Energy Department WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Friday selected Dan Brouillette, deputy to departing Energy Secretary Rick Perry, to lead the Energy Departmen...
00:52, 2019-10-19

Trump picks Rick Perry deputy Dan Brouillette to lead Energy Department President Trump is nominating Dan Brouillette to be secretary of the Energy Department to replace Rick Perry.TweetBrouillette is currently the deputy...
21:56, 2019-10-18

Senate Confirms Bernhardt as Interior Secretary Amid Calls for Investigations Into His Conduct The former oil lobbyist has already played a central role in designing many of President Trump’s policies for expanding drilling and mining....
21:04, 2019-04-11

Daily on Energy: Brouillette gliding to confirmation with support for clean energy Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:48, 2019-11-14

Eugene Scalia, Trump's labor nominee, frustrated Obama's agenda with mastery of legal minutiae President Trump’s nomination of Eugene Scalia to lead the Labor Department would put one of the private-sector attorneys most responsible for frustra...
06:24, 2019-07-20

Trump announces Air Force secretary nominee President Trump will nominate former Chairman of the Aerospace Corporation Barbara Barrett to replace outgoing Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wil...
00:28, 2019-05-22

Trump defense secretary nominee says US not seeking war with Iran Confirmation of Mark Esper appeared almost certain at Senate hearing where he received significant Democratic supportDonald Trump’s nominee to become...
00:24, 2019-07-17

Senate panel advances Trump's nominee for FDA commissioner The Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions approved Hahn's nomination in an 18 to 5 vote, sending his nomination to the full ...
18:52, 2019-12-03

Daily on Energy: Wondering what Trump’s latest nominee would mean for the electric grid Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:40, 2019-10-02

Daily on Energy, presented by FreedomWorks: White House aims to boost ‘energy dominance’ at FERC with new climate guidance Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:24, 2019-06-24

Senate committee OKs Trump pick for labor secretary Private-sector lawyer Eugene Scalia, President Trump's pick for labor secretary, gained approval from the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pension...
18:16, 2019-09-24

Senate committee OKs Trump pick Scalia for labor secretary Private-sector lawyer Eugene Scalia, President Trump's pick for labor secretary, gained approval from the Senate Health Education, Labor and Pensions...
17:40, 2019-09-24

Perry Tells Trump He Will Resign as Energy Secretary Rick Perry, the former governor of Texas who has become enmeshed in the Ukraine scandal, said he would resign as secretary of energy....
23:44, 2019-10-17

Trump may leave Pizzella 'acting' labor secretary to avoid Senate fight President Trump has given little indication that he intends to formally nominate Deputy Labor Secretary Patrick Pizzella to replace departing Labor S...
23:24, 2019-07-15

Senate confirms Trump official as Justice Department deputy WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has voted to confirm Jeffrey Rosen as deputy attorney general, the second-ranking official at the Justice Department. Th...
21:48, 2019-05-16

Rick Perry tells Trump he’s resigning as energy secretary: reports WASHINGTON – Energy Secretary Rick Perry will step down from the Trump Administration, according to reports. The former Texas governor informed Presi...
23:16, 2019-10-17

Energy Secretary Rick Perry tells Trump he plans to resign Energy Secretary Rick Perry told President Donald Trump on Thursday that he would resign his post, according to two people familiar with the situatio...
23:52, 2019-10-17

U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry issued subpoena in Trump probe The letter from the chairmen of the Oversight, Intelligence and Foreign Affairs committees sought documents by Oct. 18, the latest effort from Democr...
23:36, 2019-10-10

Energy Secretary Rick Perry is resigning — here are all the casualties of the Trump administration so far Associated Press/Andy Wong Secretary of Energy Rick Perry plans to leave the Trump administration by the end of this year, he recently announced. Per...
20:16, 2019-10-18

Trump sends Senate secretary of defense nomination, triggering a game of musical chairs at the Pentagon President Trump sent the Senate his nomination of Army Secretary Mark Esper to become defense secretary, just one day before Esper's scheduled confir...
23:48, 2019-07-15

Rick Perry: Trump energy secretary resigns amid Ukraine scandal – live Trump confirmed Perry is resigning, and said that his replacement will be announced ‘very shortly’Sign up to the US briefing and get a new perspectiv...
01:24, 2019-10-18

Trump blames Energy Secretary Rick Perry for Ukraine call at center of impeachment inquiry WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump told House Republicans Friday that he was urged by Energy Secretary Rick Perry to make the midsummer phone call t...
20:24, 2019-10-06

Energy Secretary Rick Perry in a Fox News interview called Trump 'the Chosen One' who was 'sent by God to do great things' Associated Press/Alex Brandon Energy Secretary Rick Perry in an interview with Fox News over the weekend said President Donald Trump is the "Chosen O...
17:16, 2019-11-25

Rick Perry: Trump energy secretary reportedly resigns amid Ukraine scandal – live Rick Perry has told Trump that he intends to resign, reports say, a move that has been anticipated for several weeksSign up to the US briefing and ge...
23:16, 2019-10-17

The Latest: FAA nominee goes before Senate WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on investigation into safety review of the troubled Boeing 737 Max (all times local): 10:45 a.m. President Donald Trump&...
16:48, 2019-05-15

F.D.A. Nominee Clears Senate Panel As a teen vaping and health crisis dominates public concerns, the Food and Drug Administration has been without a permanent commissioner since April....
16:56, 2019-12-03

Patrick Shanahan withdraws as Defense secretary nominee ​Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has withdrawn his nomination from confirmation to lead the Pentagon, President Trump tweeted on Tuesday. &...
19:40, 2019-06-18

New delay by Senate panel spells trouble for judicial nominee The Senate Judiciary Committee will not consider Halil Suleyman “Sul” Ozerden’s nomination to the powerful Fifth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals this w...
01:56, 2019-11-12

Daily on Energy: Kevin McCarthy’s promise for a GOP climate agenda Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:08, 2019-10-28

'Secretary of corporate interests': Democrats portray labor nominee Eugene Scalia as against workers Senate Democrats tried hard at the nomination hearing for President Trump's labor secretary nominee, private sector management-side attorney Eugene S...
19:48, 2019-09-19

Daily on Energy: House Democrats add species extinction to climate agenda SIGN UP! If you’d like to continue receiving Washington Examiner's Daily on Energy newsletter, SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://newsletters.washingtonexaminer....
18:08, 2019-05-08

Trump: Acting Defense Secretary Shanahan withdraws his nomination, Army Secretary Esper will be new acting secretary WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump: Acting Defense Secretary Shanahan withdraws his nomination, Army Secretary Esper will be new acting secretary....
19:48, 2019-06-18

Daily on Healthcare: Presumed Georgia Senate nominee faces conservative scrutiny over abortion Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
17:16, 2019-12-02

Daily on Energy: House GOP meets to discuss climate agenda ‘counter-narrative’ Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:16, 2019-11-25

Daily on Energy: Democrats face tough task in filling out climate agenda Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:28, 2019-11-15

Rick Perry: Donald Trump's energy secretary engulfed in Ukraine scandal 'to step down' Donald Trump's energy secretary Rick Perry, who is engulfed in the scandal over Ukraine communications, has reportedly told the president he will ste...
00:28, 2019-10-18

Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry: Labour would be 'off our rockers' if it didn't pursue Remain Jeremy Corbyn suffered another blow today as one of Labour's most senior MPs warned that the party would be "off our bloody rockers" if it did not ca...
14:32, 2019-07-31

Labor secretary nominee Eugene Scalia faces conflict of interest problem in labor lawyer brother Labor secretary nominee Eugene Scalia may be obligated to recuse himself from some agency litigation, ethics experts say, because his younger brother...
07:36, 2019-07-25

Perry to Resign as Energy Secretary Rick Perry, the former governor of Texas who has become enmeshed in the Ukraine scandal, said he would resign as secretary of energy....
04:28, 2019-10-18

Senate confirms 9 more judicial nominees The Senate on Wednesday confirmed nine more of President Donald Trump’s judicial nominees to the federal bench. The judicial confirmations come as M...
01:20, 2019-08-01

Kennedy confirms he's considering Senate bid against Markey Massachusetts Rep. Joe Kennedy confirmed Monday he's considering running for Senate next year, setting up a potential blockbuster Democratic primary ...
18:12, 2019-08-26

Energy secretary says US can make oil, gas, coal cleaner SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry says the Trump administration is committed to making fossil fuels cleaner rather than imposing...
18:36, 2019-05-30

Senate confirms Kelly Craft as US ambassador to the UN The Senate confirmed Kelly Craft to be the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, despite scathing criticism of the nominee from Democrats. The vote ...
02:20, 2019-08-01

Senate Confirms Stephen Hahn to Head F.D.A. The Food and Drug Administration has been without a permanent commissioner since April, when Dr. Scott Gottlieb resigned....
21:16, 2019-12-12

Rick Perry Is Said to Be Resigning as Energy Secretary by Year’s End An aggressive promoter of President Trump’s fossil fuel agenda, Mr. Perry ended his run as one of the longest-serving cabinet members in a tumultuous...
12:44, 2019-10-04

Rick Perry Is Said to Be Stepping Down as Energy Secretary by Year’s End An aggressive promoter of President Trump’s fossil fuel agenda, Mr. Perry ended his run as one of the longest serving cabinet members in a tumultuous...
06:28, 2019-10-04

Delaware Senate confirms new corrections system leader DOVER, Del. (AP) — The Delaware Senate has voted unanimously to confirm Democratic Gov. John Carney’s nominee to lead the state’s correct...
23:32, 2019-06-26

Senate confirms abortion opponent as US judge in Louisiana WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has confirmed Louisiana lawyer Wendy Vitter as a federal judge, overcoming opposition from Democrats who criticized her ...
22:52, 2019-05-16

Energy Secretary Rick Perry to step down next month: report Energy Secretary Rick Perry is expected to step down next month, a report said Thursday. Perry’s expected departure in November is unrelated to...
03:04, 2019-10-04

Energy Secretary Rick Perry eyeing exit in November Energy Secretary Rick Perry is expected to announce his resignation next month, according to three people familiar with his plans....
04:48, 2019-10-04

U.S. energy secretary to discuss nuclear power with Saudi on Monday U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry said on Friday he will meet the new Saudi energy minister on Monday and likely discuss plans the kingdom has to buil...
17:52, 2019-09-13

New Energy Secretary Fits Trend: Cabinet Dominated by Lobbyists President Trump said he would “drain the swamp,” but with the elevation of a former auto lobbyist to be energy secretary, he is sticking to the trend...
23:56, 2019-10-18

Senate sets quick hearing to act ‘expeditiously’ on Mark Esper's nomination to be defense secretary The Senate Armed Services Committee has scheduled a Tuesday confirmation hearing to “act expeditiously to consider” the nomination of Army Secretary ...
20:28, 2019-07-11

Rick Perry resigns as energy secretary amid Ukraine investigation Energy Secretary Rick Perry has told President Trump he is resigning amid scrutiny related to his role in the Trump administration’s diplomacy in Ukr...
22:56, 2019-10-17

U.S. energy secretary says nuclear power talks with new Saudi minister likely Monday U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry said on Friday he will meet the new Saudi energy minister on Monday and likely discuss plans the kingdom has to buil...
18:52, 2019-09-13

Energy Secretary Rick Perry eyeing White House exit in November Energy Secretary Rick Perry is expected to announce his resignation next month, according to three people familiar with his plans....
02:36, 2019-10-04

New Senate climate caucus will boast top Energy panel Republican The Senate's fledgling bipartisan climate caucus, once formally unveiled, will boast an influential founding member: Energy and Natural Resources cha...
01:32, 2019-10-23

Supporters of Rick Perry secured huge gas deal in Ukraine after push from energy secretary Political supporters of U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry secured a massive oil exploration deal from Ukraine after Perry proposed one of the men as a...
15:44, 2019-11-11

Bill targeting wind energy line stalls in Missouri Senate JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Legislation that could thwart a large wind-energy power line has hit a roadblock in the Missouri Senate. Senators were una...
17:36, 2019-05-09

Daily on Energy: Senate defections show just how far Democrats would have to go climate change Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:48, 2019-10-18

Canadian Senate committee passes amendments to controversial energy bill A Canadian Senate committee has passed 187 amendments to a controversial energy bill proposed by the Liberal government that would change how the env...
18:40, 2019-05-17

Canadian Senate committee passes 187 amendments to energy project bill A Canadian Senate committee has passed 187 amendments to an energy bill proposed by the Liberal government that would change how major projects lik...
19:12, 2019-05-17

Daily on Energy: Senate defections show just how far Democrats would have to go on climate change Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
22:56, 2019-10-18

Haas Confirms It's An Independent F1 Team That Doesn't Need Rich Energy Anyway The Haas Formula One team entered into a title sponsor partnership with British energy drink company Rich Energy that went down as well as a can of R...
22:04, 2019-10-08

Daily on Energy: Trump targets Appalachia and swing states for next big energy push Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:28, 2019-06-06

Daily on Energy: Trump loses grasp on history and the facts in talking energy SIGN UP! If you’d like to continue receiving Washington Examiner's Daily on Energy newsletter, SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://newsletters.washingtonexaminer....
18:04, 2019-05-15

Daily on Energy: Trump administration sees energy storage as a national security tool Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:48, 2019-06-12

Rick Perry subpoena: Democrats order energy secretary to hand over documents in impeachment probe House Democrats have issued a subpoena to US Energy Secretary Rick Perry as part of their ongoing impeachment probe into Donald Trump's dealings with...
23:20, 2019-10-10

Husky Energy confirms 370 job cuts as it trims 2020-21 spending by $500M About 370 jobs have been cut at Husky Energy this year with most of the reductions coming in a major round of layoffs in October, CEO Rob Peabody rev...
19:08, 2019-12-02

Daily on Energy, presented by CRES: Trump snubbing UN climate event, but GOP backing Clean Energy Week Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:20, 2019-09-23

Russia's 2016 disinformation campaign targeted African-Americans more than any other group, Senate report confirms Associated Press/Evan Vucci Russian government-backed online interference in the 2016 election aggressively targeted African-Americans more than any ...
21:20, 2019-10-08

Democrats to pursue impeachment of Donald Trump: reports Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi will announce Tuesday the start of a formal impeachment inquiry of Donald Trump. The move follows claims that he press...
21:52, 2019-09-24

Trump has a ‘hate agenda,’ Tlaib charges Rep. Rashida Tlaib charged on Sunday that President Donald Trump has a “hate agenda.”"He doesn't have a policy agenda. And that's what he falls down ...
19:56, 2019-07-28

Clashes among top HHS officials undermine Trump agenda Azar, Verma spar over Obamacare replacement plan, staffing and who gets credit for major initiatives....
02:52, 2019-11-27

Old rule obstructs Trump nuclear agenda A key agency that isn't on board with President Trump's "energy dominance agenda" could hamstring the administration's efforts to sell more advanced ...
05:12, 2019-06-14

Trump's weaponisation of the dollar could threaten its dominance Descriptions of exchange-rate policies have become increasingly militaristicThe language of international monetary policy has turned militaristic. Th...
08:32, 2019-10-24

How Trump’s Mexico threat imperils his own economic agenda WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s vow to impose new tariffs on Mexican imports risks sabotaging not just his drive to forge more favor...
07:04, 2019-06-01

AG Barr says nationwide rulings are hampering Trump’s agenda WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General William Barr is taking aim at judges who issue rulings blocking nationwide policies. Barr is speaking Tuesday nigh...
03:24, 2019-05-22

Ted Cruz will oppose Trump's judicial nominee Sen. Ted Cruz will oppose President Donald Trump’s nominee for the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals, Halil Suleyman “Sul” Ozerden, a major setback for th...
19:52, 2019-09-12

DNC Chief: ‘Our nominee won't stand a chance against Trump’ Apparently stunned by the Republican National Committee’s surprise July fundraising haul of $21 million, the chief of the Democratic National Committ...
21:48, 2019-08-21

Daily on Energy, presented by CRES: This week — Trump skipping UN climate event, but GOP backing Clean Energy Week Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:00, 2019-09-23

Trump's weaponisation of the dollar could threaten its dominance | Jeffrey Frankel Descriptions of exchange-rate policies have become increasingly militaristicThe language of international monetary policy has turned militaristic. Th...
09:32, 2019-10-24

Trump’s UN Envoy Nominee Defends Climate Record WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s nominee to be the next U.S. envoy to the United Nations is defending her record on climate change, s...
17:08, 2019-06-19

Susan Collins to oppose Trump judicial nominee Sen. Susan Collins will oppose Sarah Pitlyk, President Donald Trump’s nominee to become a federal judge for the Eastern District of Missouri. In a st...
18:16, 2019-11-19

Republican senators may sink another Trump judicial nominee President Donald Trump’s nominee to a key appellate court could be in jeopardy over Republican concerns about his judicial record and potential issue...
00:40, 2019-07-17

Democrats challenge Trump’s UN nominee on climate change WASHINGTON (AP) — Three Democratic senators are calling on President’s Donald Trump’s nominee to be U.S. ambassador to the United Nations...
19:56, 2019-05-06

Could a Trump cheerleader and Republicans’ ‘worst possible nominee’ be the best for Democrats? Tolerance for Kris Kobach is waning, with Republican politicians saying the party has become too rightwingIt was only nine months ago that Kansas Dem...
19:12, 2019-08-08

Republicans and Democrats hammer Trump's judicial nominee Republicans and Democrats on Wednesday castigated President Donald Trump’s nominee to the powerful Second Circuit Court of Appeals for dodging their ...
22:12, 2019-09-11

A ‘Chilling Message’: Trump Critics See a Deeper Agenda in California Feud From Pennsylvania to New Mexico, the collateral damage to other states is mounting in President Trump's regulatory and environmental feud with Califo...
20:52, 2019-10-03

Ted Cruz questions conservative credentials of Trump judicial nominee Sen. Ted Cruz on Wednesday said he has “significant concerns” over the judicial record of President Donald Trump’s nominee to the Fifth Circuit Court...
18:12, 2019-07-17

Trump Nominee Another Man Facing No Consequences for Alleged Sexual Assault A Senate committee approved Air Force Gen. John Hyten’s nomination to become vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff on Wednesday despite accusati...
14:40, 2019-08-01

Trump’s Pentagon nominee denies allegations of sexual misconduct With his wife of 32 years sitting behind him and his accuser looking on from a short distance away, Air Force Gen. John Hyten told senators that “all...
23:16, 2019-07-30

Trump’s Nominee for U.N. Envoy Appears to Differ With Him on Saudis and Climate At her confirmation hearing, Kelly Knight Craft suggested that she would be tougher than President Trump on Saudi Arabia and that climate change is a...
23:12, 2019-06-19

On a scale of 1 to 10, getting a new defense budget is an 11, Trump's nominee for Pentagon chief says On a scale of 1 to 10, President Trump's nominee for defense secretary told the Senate getting a defense budget passed is an 11....
17:32, 2019-07-16

Bill Maher predicts Donald Trump Jr. will be the GOP nominee in 2024 "Real Time" Bill Maher made a bold prediction on Friday night that Donald Trump Jr. will become the GOP presidential nominee in 2024....
14:12, 2019-11-16

Trump nominee to lead FAA faces aircraft safety questions Stephen Dickson flew five different jetliners during a 27-year career at Delta Air Lines that was capped by running the company’s daily operati...
23:12, 2019-05-14

Avenatti asks judge to toss federal charges, says he’s a victim of Trump agenda Embattled attorney Michael Avenatti is asking a judge to toss the extortion charges related to his alleged $20 million shakedown of Nike — clai...
05:08, 2019-08-15

Trump’s threat to impose tariffs on Mexico may imperil his economic agenda: experts His threat, which drew an outcry from a broad span of business groups and political figures, suddenly cast doubt on prospects for a new North America...
18:08, 2019-06-01

Trump's joint chiefs nominee weighs in on Pentagon leadership crisis President Trump's nominee for chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff weighed in on the Pentagon's leadership woes, telling the Senate that the militar...
19:20, 2019-07-11

Trump’s F.D.A. Nominee Sidesteps Questions About Banning Flavored Vaping Products The nominee, Dr. Stephen M. Hahn, said the decision to restrict flavors would not be his, if confirmed, because it was already under final review by ...
23:00, 2019-11-20

Trump's nominee for ICE director once said he can tell whether migrant children will join the gang MS-13 by looking into their eyes Associated Press/Cliff Owen President Donald Trump's pick to lead the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency once said he could tell by looking ...
22:08, 2019-05-17

Senators grill Trump's FDA commissioner nominee on teen vaping epidemic Stephen Hahn, President Trump's nominee to run the FDA, is pressed at his confirmation hearing how he would tackle the teen vaping epidemic....
18:20, 2019-11-20

Trump’s nominee for Joint Chiefs of Staff accused of sexual misconduct WASHINGTON — A senior military officer has accused the Air Force general tapped to be the next vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of sexual m...
02:52, 2019-07-11

US needs to get back on diplomatic track with Iran: Trump's Pentagon chief nominee President Trump’s nominee for Pentagon chief told Congress that he agrees with former defense secretary Robert Gates that war with Iran would be a “c...
17:32, 2019-07-16

Florida senator blocks Trump Interior nominee over offshore drilling Florida Republican Senator Marco Rubio has placed a hold on the Senate confirmation of President Donald Trump's pick to become the deputy secretary o...
21:16, 2019-12-04

Lawmakers torn over sexual assault allegations made against Trump nominee Members of the Senate Armed Services Committee are torn over the recent sexual assault allegations that were lobbied against President Trump’s ...
04:12, 2019-07-12

Trump adviser Stephen Miller injected white nationalist agenda into Breitbart – report Emails to former Breitbart writer show Miller focused on inserting white nationalist talking points to shape 2016 election coverageSenior Trump advis...
16:56, 2019-11-12

Some Wall Street Democrats say they will flip to Trump if Elizabeth Warren is the nominee. Can you really blame them? Elizabeth Warren might be rising in the primary polls, but there’s one group of Democratic voters who view her nomination as a worst-case result: Wal...
16:20, 2019-09-27

Trump's Nominee for Joint Chiefs of Staff Post Accused of Sexual Assault Army Colonel Kathryn A. Spletstoser has accused Air Force General John E. Hyten—Trump’s nominee for vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff—of sex...
01:44, 2019-07-28

Menendez faults Trump's UN nominee for focusing on human rights at confirmation hearing President Trump’s nominee to replace Nikki Haley as United Nations ambassador took fire at her confirmation hearing Wednesday for prioritizing human ...
23:48, 2019-06-19

Trump adviser Stephen Miller injected white nationalist agenda into Breitbart, investigation reveals Emails to former Breitbart writer show Miller focused on inserting white nationalist talking points to shape 2016 election coverageSenior Trump advis...
17:52, 2019-11-12

A Trump Judicial Nominee Helped Betsy DeVos Break the Law to Screw Student Borrowers His work for Betsy DeVos is just one of many troubling episodes from the career of Steven Menashi, a nominee to the Second Circuit Court of Appeals....
22:40, 2019-11-07

Trump labor nominee Eugene Scalia played key role changing rules on tipping President Trump’s nominee to head the Labor Department, private sector lawyer Eugene Scalia, had a key role in one of the most controversial issues i...
07:16, 2019-08-11

Trump Labor nominee Eugene Scalia fought OSHA ergonomics rules from their beginning Trump labor secretary nominee Eugene Scalia fought Occupational Health and Safety Administration ergonomics regulations even before they were officia...
07:36, 2019-08-16

Trump EPA watchdog nominee advances as senators look to smooth dispute involving agency chief of staff President Trump’s nominee to head the Environmental Protection Agency’s watchdog office moved closer to confirmation Wednesday with approval from a S...
17:56, 2019-11-20

'This ought to be criminal': Senators demand answers from Trump's Navy nominee on the $13B aircraft carrier that still isn't ready to deploy The Navy's newest aircraft carrier was delivered two years late and $2.5 billion over budget and still has fundamental flaws preventing it from being...
21:36, 2019-07-31

Future Iran agreement needs 'permanent prohibition' on nukes and must address ballistic missiles, Trump's Pentagon nominee says President Trump's nominee for defense secretary said a future nuclear agreement with Iran should include a more permanent end to the country's nuclea...
19:40, 2019-07-16

Trump Nominee Stephen Moore Fails Miserably at Defending Racist Public Housing Joke About Obama If there’s a redeeming quality for racists, it’s that they’re generally crystal clear on where they stand. Their flawed logic is brazen and upfront. ...
12:00, 2019-05-02

Senator Who Came Forward as Military Assault Survivor Defends Trump Nominee Accused of Assault Earlier this year, Arizona Sen. Martha McSally shared her story of being sexually assault by a fellow member of the armed forces. On Tuesday, McSally...
22:28, 2019-07-30

Trump Manages to Get an Even Worse Labor Secretary Than the Last One Last week’s welcome resignation of Labor Secretary Alex Acosta came with a caveat: Acosta appeared to not be entirely on board with the White House’s...
18:32, 2019-07-17

Roy Moore to run for Senate again, even though Trump and GOP don’t want him to Roy Moore was previously defeated by Democrat Doug Jones in a Senate special election, to replace Jeff Sessions....
00:40, 2019-06-21

Trump nominates Patrick Shanahan as defense secretary US President Donald Trump has named former Boeing executive Patrick Shanahan as his pick to be US defense secretary. Shanahan has been serving in the...
02:08, 2019-05-10

‘They’re all fighting him’: Trump aides spar with health secretary With health care poised to play a crucial role in the 2020 election, infighting within the Trump administration threatens to derail some of the presi...
01:28, 2019-06-19

Trump to nominate former Boeing executive as defense secretary Patrick Shanahan has served in the role in an acting capacity since the departure of former Pentagon chief Jim MattisDonald Trump will nominate Patri...
03:04, 2019-05-10

U.S. Navy secretary says he won’t consider Trump’s tweet a ‘formal order’ U.S. President Donald Trump insisted last Thursday the Navy “will NOT be taking away Warfighter and Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher’s Trident Pin,” inserti...
14:12, 2019-11-24

Trump to nominate Mark Esper to be next defense secretary President Donald Trump says he will nominate Mark Esper to be the next U.S. defense secretary. Esper, who is currently Army secretary, is scheduled t...
03:08, 2019-06-22

Trump nominates Barbara Barrett for Air Force secretary WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump nominated an aerospace executive and former ambassador to Finland to be the next secretary of the Air Force on Tu...
03:32, 2019-05-22

Trump picks Mark Esper to be his next defense secretary President Trump announced his intent to nominate Army Secretary Mark Esper to be the next secretary of defense on Friday....
04:04, 2019-06-22

Trump nominates Patrick Shanahan to be Defense Secretary WASHINGTON – President Trump has made it official and will nominate Patrick Shanahan to be his administration’s second Secretary of Defense. Wh...
04:04, 2019-05-10

UK home secretary puzzled by exclusion from Trump banquet LONDON (AP) — Britain’s interior minister says he hasn’t been told why he wasn’t invited to last week’s state banquet for Pre...
11:04, 2019-06-13

Trump nominates aerospace executive for Air Force secretary WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has nominated an aerospace executive to be the next secretary of the Air Force. Trump says in a tweet that h...
00:12, 2019-05-22

Trump: Shanahan out at Pentagon, Esper now acting secretary WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan is withdrawing his nomination. Trump tweeted Tuesday that ...
20:08, 2019-06-18

Trump hails new Defense Secretary Mark Esper President Trump took part in the swearing-in ceremony for new Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Thursday — hailing his experience in the military and d...
20:08, 2019-07-25

‘I did not threaten to resign’ over disagreement with Trump: U.S. Navy Secretary "Contrary to popular belief, I'm still here," Spencer said at a security conference in Halifax....
22:44, 2019-11-23

Trump may avoid another Fed fiasco in Senate President Donald Trump's latest pair of hopefuls for the Federal Reserve board don't have the same baggage as Stephen Moore and Herman Cain. And that...
11:48, 2019-07-10

The Senate surrenders gun legislating to Trump The Senate is essentially outsourcing its legislative duties to a divided White House and the whims of President Donald Trump, as it makes its first ...
17:44, 2019-09-20

Trump not ‘on board’ with Sessions’ Senate run Seven months after he was canned by President Trump, ex-attorney general Jeff Sessions remains mired in the commander in chief’s doghouse, and likely...
22:48, 2019-07-11

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross slept through Trump’s UN speech Move over, “Sleepy eyes” Chuck Todd — Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is coming for your title. The 81-year-old Ross was caught on c...
22:12, 2019-09-24

Acting Defense Secretary denies he hid USS McCain during Trump visit ​Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan ​torpedoed a report that he was aware of ​a directive to US Navy officials ​that the White House wanted th...
18:36, 2019-05-30

Trump says Press Secretary Sanders to leave White House WASHINGTON (AP) — White House press secretary Sarah Sanders will be leaving the Trump administration at the end of the month. President Donald Trump ...
22:52, 2019-06-13

Navy secretary considering quitting over Trump’s involvement in SEAL case Navy Secretary Richard Spencer is weighing whether to quit over President Trump’s interference in the case of Eddie Gallagher, a Navy SEAL accused of...
21:08, 2019-11-23

Melania Trump's spokeswoman to be new White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham has been tapped to be the next White House press secretary. It remains to be seen what direction she will take, as her predecessors...
00:16, 2019-06-26

Trump refers to Defense Secretary Mark Esper as ‘Esperanto’ President Trump in a tweet on Sunday touted the Defense secretary’s comments about the ceasefire in Syria but misspelled Mark Esper’s nam...
18:04, 2019-10-20

Donald Trump says secretary was fired after ‘hurtful’ remarks about his kids Madeleine Westerhout, Trump's former secretary, reportedly said the president doesn't want to be photographed with daughter Tiffany. He denies this....
04:44, 2019-08-31

US navy secretary insists he did not threaten to resign in clash with Trump Fate of Navy Seal Eddie Gallagher to be decided next monthTrump intervention in case involving pictures with Isis corpseThe US navy secretary said on...
22:48, 2019-11-23

Trump took the advice of a 'Fox & Friends' weekend co-host over his own defense secretary REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque US President Donald Trump's decision to pardon three service members accused or convicted of war crimes was influenced by outs...
18:20, 2019-11-22

Melania Trump’s spokeswoman to be next White House press secretary First lady Melania Trump announced Tuesday that her spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham would replace outgoing White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee S...
19:24, 2019-06-25

US Secretary of State Pompeo subpoenaed in Trump impeachment inquiry The US Secretary of State has been asked by three House committees to turn over documents related to President Trump's dealings with Ukraine....
22:36, 2019-09-27

Trump ordered Defense secretary to allow Navy SEAL to keep his status Eddie Gallagher was acquitted of murdering a wounded prisoner and convicted of posing with the corpse....
18:44, 2019-11-25

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin Is Willing to Eat Trump's Tax Returns to Keep Democrats From Seeing Them On Monday, the Trump administration rejected House Democrats request to turn over the president’s tax returns, which is funny considering that Satan’...
20:08, 2019-05-07

Trump's ex-defense secretary refuses to say whether president is fit to serve – live In interview with the Atlantic Jim Mattis shies away from making any sweeping judgments about the president’s leadershipSign up to the US briefing an...
16:32, 2019-08-29

Trump’s tax returns will not be released to Congress, treasury secretary asserts Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has made it official: The administration won’t be turning President Donald Trump’s tax returns over to the Democrat...
00:24, 2019-05-07

Trump can't hide from Senate debate on Iran President Donald Trump may not want a high-profile congressional debate on war with Iran, but he might not have much say in the matter. Just as mili...
23:36, 2019-06-21

Trump’s Senate alter ego can’t stop talking Sen. Kevin Cramer likes to talk. A lot. And the freshman Republican from North Dakota really has no filter, often sharing details of White House meet...
11:04, 2019-12-10

Trump Jr. to appear before Senate Intelligence Committee Wednesday Donald Trump Jr. will be interviewed behind closed doors with members of the Senate Intelligence Committee Wednesday, according to a source familiar ...
22:56, 2019-06-11

The Senate surrenders legislating on guns to Trump The Senate is essentially outsourcing its legislative duties to a divided White House and the whims of President Donald Trump, as it makes its first ...
11:12, 2019-09-20

The Latest: Trump surprised that Senate subpoenaed his son WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Senate intelligence committee’s subpoena of Donald Trump Jr. (all times local): 1 p.m. President Donald Tru...
19:48, 2019-05-09

Trump ‘very surprised’ by Senate panel subpoena for Don Jr. President Trump on Thursday said he was “very surprised” to hear that the GOP-led Senate Intelligence Committee subpoenaed his oldest son...
21:32, 2019-05-09

Could Mitt Romney be Trump's nemesis in the Senate? The 2012 presidential nominee has criticized the president over Syria and Ukraine – could he rally Republicans in the event of an impeachment trial?W...
17:04, 2019-10-21

Trump tweets on Seal case are not formal orders, US navy secretary says President touts Edward Gallagher appearance on Fox & FriendsDisciplinary procedure over Isis corpse case set to continueAmid controversy over Donald ...
19:48, 2019-11-24

Trump's Labor Secretary Acosta resigns amid Epstein case U.S. Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta resigned on Friday amid fresh scrutiny of his handling of the sex abuse case against financier Jeffrey Epstein,...
19:44, 2019-07-12

Trump’s press secretary in ‘all out brawl’ with Kim’s henchmen as footage shows scuffle SHOCK footage from US President Donald Trump’s historic meeting with North Korea’s Kim Jong-un shows his new press secretary getting into a scuffle....
15:36, 2019-06-30

Navy secretary considers quitting over Trump’s involvement in SEAL case Navy Secretary Richard Spencer is weighing whether to quit over President Trump’s interference in the case of Eddie Gallagher, a Navy SEAL accused of...
21:36, 2019-11-23

Ousted Navy secretary blasts Trump’s intervention in Gallagher case Former Navy secretary Richard Spencer penned an Op-ed on Wednesday that blasted President Trump’s “unprecedented intervention” in Navy SEAL Eddie Gal...
03:16, 2019-11-28

Stephanie Grisham replaces Sarah Sanders as Trump’s press secretary Grisham is a longtime Trump aide and former communications director for the first lady, Melania....
19:32, 2019-06-25

Navy secretary strongly considering resigning over Trump’s meddling in SEAL case Navy Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher with his wife, Andrea, and adviser, Bernard Kerik, as they leave military court in San Diego on July 2...
21:08, 2019-11-23

Trump says Labor Secretary Acosta resigning amid Epstein case U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta has resigned, believing that he has become a distraction to the admi...
16:36, 2019-07-12

Press secretary Sarah Sanders is leaving the White House, Trump says White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders is leaving her post at the end of June, President Donald Trump said Thursday. “After 3 1/2 y...
22:52, 2019-06-13

Trump Officials Blame DHS Secretary Kevin McAleenan for ICE Raid Leaks A day after Donald Trump announced via Twitter that he was postponing nationwide raids by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to deport thousand...
17:20, 2019-06-23

Trump-Ukraine scandal: Democrats subpoena defense secretary – live House investigators send letter to Mark Esper as part of inquiry into whether Trump urged Ukraine to interfere with 2020 electionSign up for the US b...
19:28, 2019-10-07

Sarah Huckabee Sanders is out as White House press secretary: Trump White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders is leaving the Trump administration, the president announced Thursday. “After 3 1/2 years, our wonderf...
23:24, 2019-06-13

Trump's Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Kevin McAleenan is stepping down Reuters/Jose Luis Gonzalez Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan is stepping down from his position President Donald Trump announced on ...
02:24, 2019-10-12

Trump's interior secretary: I haven't 'lost sleep' over record CO2 levels Last week the Mauna Loa Observatory observed the highest levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere ever documented Donald Trump’s interior secretary...
21:00, 2019-05-15

Stephanie Grisham: Melania Trump's spokeswoman named press secretary First lady announced the move on Twitter on Tuesday, but did not make clear if Grisham would be solely working for the presidentFollow the latest in ...
02:28, 2019-06-26

Sarah Huckabee Sanders leaving role as Trump’s press secretary Trump said on Twitter Thursday afternoon that Huckabee Sanders is leaving the White House at the end of the month and "going home to the Great State ...
22:28, 2019-06-13

Elizabeth Warren Got Into a Huge Fight With Trump's Defense Secretary Pick Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s numbers in presidential polling have been on the up and up since a solid debate performance last month. But on Tuesday mornin...
20:56, 2019-07-16

Trump calls former secretary of state Rex Tillerson 'dumb as a rock' – live Comment comes after reports that Tillerson testified this week that Putin was more prepared than president for their 2017 meetingSign up for the US b...
16:16, 2019-05-23

Trump confirms more US troops will be sent to Poland The US troop presence in Poland will expand by 1,000, in additon to the 4,500 soldiers rotating through the country. The contingent could be made up ...
23:00, 2019-09-23

Trump confirms he is considering attempt to buy Greenland President says bid would be ‘essentially a real estate deal'Danish semi-autonomous territory has said it is not for saleAfter a White House adviser c...
23:36, 2019-08-18

Kudlow confirms Trump wants to buy Greenland WASHINGTON — White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow didn’t pour any cold water Sunday on President Trump’s flirtation with buying Greenland....
18:28, 2019-08-18

Trump says he may need Pompeo to run for Senate to retain Kansas seat Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has been coy when asked, as he frequently is, whether he might be considering running for Senate in his home state of ...
18:08, 2019-12-03

Senate Intel Committee subpoenas Donald Trump Jr. The Senate Intelligence Committee issued a subpoena to President Donald Trump's eldest son, a source familiar with the matter said.Donald Trump Jr. r...
23:40, 2019-05-08

Senate Republicans defend FBI director after Trump lashes out President Donald Trump is losing confidence in FBI Director Christopher Wray. But Senate Republicans couldn’t feel more different. Trump lambasted Wr...
23:12, 2019-12-11

Senate struggles with response after Trump's Syria pullout Congress vowed two weeks ago to impose sanctions on Turkey and rebuke President Donald Trump for withdrawing U.S. troops from Syria. But the Senate h...
01:44, 2019-10-23

Trump budget deal passes with 22 Senate GOP defections Congress sent a two-year budget and debt ceiling deal to President Trump over the objection of 22 Senate Republicans....
21:36, 2019-08-01

AP source: Senate subpoenas Trump Jr. over earlier testimony WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate intelligence committee wants to talk to Donald Trump Jr. again, issuing a subpoena to the president’s oldest son. ...
06:36, 2019-05-09

Ex-FEC chair touts Trump impeachment in state Senate run The former Democratic chairwoman of the Federal Election Commission is using calls for impeaching President Trump in her California state Senate bid....
19:20, 2019-10-08

Strengthened Trump crippling Democratic Senate recruitment, 0-7 so far President Trump, riding the surging economy to better approval ratings, is giving top-tier potential Democratic Senate candidates pause as they mull ...
15:40, 2019-05-10

Ex-FEC chairwoman touts Trump impeachment in state Senate run The former Democratic chairwoman of the Federal Election Commission is using calls for impeaching President Trump in her California state Senate bid....
20:44, 2019-10-08

Donald Trump Jr. unlikely to appear before Senate Intelligence Committee: source Donald Trump Jr. is not likely to appear before a Senate Intelligence Committee as a Republican insider told The Post that there’s “no wa...
19:56, 2019-05-10

AP sources: Trump Jr. to speak with Senate panel Wednesday WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s eldest son will meet with the Senate intelligence committee Wednesday behind closed doors, according...
21:16, 2019-06-11

Trump: Pompeo would win Kansas Senate seat in a landslide President Trump on Friday said Secretary of State Mike Pompeo would win in a “landslide” if he decides to enter a Kansas Senate race. Tru...
03:48, 2019-11-23

Trump officials’ military threats divide Senate GOP As the odds of military intervention against Venezuela and Iran appear to rise, some of Donald Trump’s top allies on Capitol Hill are divided over wh...
02:56, 2019-05-07

Trump Jr to testify before Senate committee after deal reached Agreement averts confrontation over subpoena of president’s son in Russia investigationDonald Trump Jr will testify in a closed-door interview with t...
03:48, 2019-05-15

Senate Democrats fail in bid to block Trump’s Obamacare opt-out Several Democratic senators were absent for the vote, contributing to its wide margin of defeat....
18:32, 2019-10-30

Senate Republicans sidestep Trump's Ukraine mess Sen. Jim Inhofe has heard enough about President Donald Trump’s conversation with Ukraine regarding an investigation into Joe Biden.“It’ll just be ne...
01:48, 2019-09-24

How Trump tries to keep the Senate GOP on his side: Lots of calls, a little strategy Sitting inside the White House, Mitch McConnell gave President Donald Trump some straightforward advice: Stop attacking senators — including Mitt Rom...
00:24, 2019-10-31

Senate sends continuing resolution to Trump’s desk Hyten, McCarthy confirmed — Whistleblower says White House putting Trump’s communications on secret server...
16:04, 2019-09-27

Lindsey Graham will tell Pelosi that Senate will not impeach Trump Sen. Lindsey Graham on Wednesday said he will alert House Speaker Nancy Pelosi that the GOP-controlled Senate will not impeach President Trump over h...
16:52, 2019-10-09

Senate fails to override Trump veto on Yemen war WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has failed to overturn President Donald Trump’s veto of legislation that would have ended U.S. military assistance...
20:56, 2019-05-02

Senate Republicans pray Trump will take budget deal Congress and the White House are moving toward an ambitious budget deal, but the big question still remains: What will President Donald Trump do? Se...
11:08, 2019-07-18

Senate intelligence committee subpoenas Donald Trump Jr. WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate intelligence committee has subpoenaed Donald Trump Jr., calling him in to answer questions about his 2017 testimony. Tha...
23:20, 2019-05-08

Senate fails to override Trump's veto on Yemen The Senate failed Thursday to override President Donald Trump’s veto of a resolution to end U.S. support for the bloody Saudi-backed war in Yemen. Se...
21:00, 2019-05-02

GOP mutters, gently, as Trump sidesteps Senate for top aides WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican senators are muttering about President Donald Trump’s anointment of Ken Cuccinelli and others as acting heads of m...
07:20, 2019-06-17

Senate Intelligence Committee reportedly subpoenas Trump Jr. WASHINGTON – The Senate Intelligence Committee has subpoenaed Donald Trump Jr., according to a published report. The subpoena is in relation to...
23:12, 2019-05-08

Senate tangles with Russia after Trump's overtures to Putin Tensions between Russia and the Senate are rising despite President Donald Trump's latest outreach to Moscow, with the Kremlin barring senators in bo...
18:24, 2019-08-27

Donald Trump’s labor secretary Acosta expected to address Epstein scandal U.S. Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta is expected to address 2008 plea deal with financier Jeffrey Epstein....
19:56, 2019-07-10

Acting homeland security secretary Kevin McAleenan steps down, Trump says – live President says official is departing to ‘spend more time with his family and go to the private sector’Sign up for the US briefing and get a new persp...
02:36, 2019-10-12

Trump calls ex-Defense Secretary James Mattis ‘world’s most overrated general’ President Trump ripped former Defense Secretary James Mattis as “the world’s most overrated general” on Wednesday during a White Ho...
01:48, 2019-10-17

Media ‘greatly misinterpreted’ Trump’s comments, White House press secretary says On Friday, Trump "ordered" U.S. companies to move their businesses out of China, and increased tariffs in response to levies imposed on U.S. products...
21:24, 2019-08-28

Rudy Giuliani is Donald Trump’s real secretary of state | Lloyd Green Giuliani wanted to be tapped as America’s top diplomat, and it looks like he got more than he bargained for: congressional scrutiny and the media’s g...
08:16, 2019-10-12

Trump defends decision to fire Navy secretary over Eddie Gallagher case President Donald Trump on Monday defended his decision to sack Navy Secretary Richard Spencer for his handling of SEAL Eddie Gallagher’s discip...
22:44, 2019-11-25

Trump wants to nominate son of late Justice Antonin Scalia for labor secretary: report President Trump is planning to nominate the son late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia to be the next Labor Secretary, a report said on Thursday. ...
01:40, 2019-07-19

Brandi Carlile boycotts women's summit over former Trump DHS secretary Kirstjen Nielsen Brandi Carlile is withdrawing from Fortune's Most Powerful Women Summit over the participation of former DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen.   ...
05:36, 2019-10-22

Acting defense secretary breaks with Trump on North Korea missile launches Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said North Korea’s recent ballistic missile launches violate a United Nations Security Council resolu...
23:28, 2019-05-29

North Korea takes swipe at Trump’s secretary of state, but says it’s ready to talk Working-level talks between the United States and North Korea have yet to restart since stalling after the failed second summit between U.S. Presiden...
09:16, 2019-08-23

'You are a true leader': SEAL Eddie Gallagher thanks Trump following firing of Navy secretary Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher thanked President Trump for intervening on his behalf Sunday, shortly after the Pentagon announced the resignation of Secre...
04:20, 2019-11-25

Mexican minister to meet with U.S. Commerce Secretary to discuss Trump’s tariff threat President Donald Trump has threatened to impose punitive tariffs of 5% on Mexican goods, that would gradually increase to 25%, if Mexico did not stem...
17:40, 2019-06-02

Trump's press secretary says Republicans who oppose him deserve to be called 'human scum' Alex Wong/Getty Images White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham on Thursday said President Donald Trump was right to call Republicans who oppose...
17:00, 2019-10-24

Can Unseasoned Food Cause 'the Itis'? Because Trump's Commerce Secretary Can't Stop Falling Asleep Oh shit, who knew that the itis was a real thing? I mean, of course, the black community has been arguing for centuries that falling asleep after a b...
17:20, 2019-07-22

Navy secretary considers quitting over Trump support for SEAL Eddie Gallagher Navy Secretary Richard Spencer is weighing whether to quit over President Trump’s interference in the case of Eddie Gallagher, a Navy SEAL accused of...
18:28, 2019-11-24

'You are a true leader': SEAL Eddie Gallagher thanks Trump following ouster of Navy secretary Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher thanked President Trump for intervening on his behalf Sunday, shortly after the Pentagon announced the resignation of Secre...
02:52, 2019-11-25

Trump praises Labor Department secretary as criticism mounts over Epstein controversy President Trump on Tuesday defended Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta, who is under fire for his role in negotiating a lenient plea deal in 2008 for s...
20:40, 2019-07-09

The defense secretary is reportedly begging Trump not to pardon accused and convicted war criminals Alex Brandon / Associated Press Pentagon officials were reportedly shocked by a "Fox & Friends" report Monday that President Donald Trump planned to ...
18:48, 2019-11-06

Mexican foreign secretary denies Trump’s claim of secret concessions in agreement Three days after U.S. President Donald Trump announced a deal with Mexico to stem the flow of migrants at the southern border, the two countries appe...
02:32, 2019-06-11

GOP sets quick vote for Trump labor secretary pick Eugene Scalia Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander announced Tuesday that the panel will vote on President Trump's pick ...
20:20, 2019-09-17

Trump confirms interest in Greenland purchase US President Donald Trump has confirmed his interest in buying Greenland from Denmark, saying the area was "strategically" interesting. Denmark and G...
10:00, 2019-08-19

Facebook confirms Donald Trump can lie in ads, but he can't curse (FB) From Sep. 25 to Oct. 1, the Trump campaign spent over $1.6 million on Facebook ads, many of which included false or misleading claims. Facebook took ...
20:56, 2019-10-08

Kremlin confirms Trump-Putin meeting at G-20 MOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin says Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with U.S. President Donald Trump on the sidelines of an international summi...
15:48, 2019-06-26

The secretary of defense was 'flabbergasted' by the Navy secretary making secret deal with White House on Navy SEAL case Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The US defense secretary said Monday that he was shocked by the former Navy secretary's attempt to make a secret deal w...
19:44, 2019-11-25

Drug makers met with Trump to argue against Senate pricing bill The main pharmaceutical industry lobbying group said on Thursday it and some drugmakers met with President Donald Trump to voice opposition to a bipa...
20:56, 2019-07-25

Senate quicksand engulfs a bipartisan plan that Trump backs President Donald Trump has vowed to lower the cost of prescription drugs. A Senate committee has approved a bipartisan bill to do just that. And the ...
18:20, 2019-12-01

Pelosi to Trump: Use the Constitution to force Senate action on guns Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday called on President Donald Trump to use his constitutional powers to bring the Senate back into session, ramping up ...
01:28, 2019-08-09

Trump officials working to schedule Senate briefing on Iran The Trump administration is working to organize an all-senators briefing on a “credible” threat to U.S. interests by Iran, Senate Majority Whip John ...
17:12, 2019-05-16

Trump Jr. on Capitol Hill for closed-door Senate interview WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump Jr. told reporters he has “nothing to correct” as he arrived on Capitol Hill Wednesday for a second closed...
16:12, 2019-06-12

Senate backs Trump judicial pick who disparaged Obama WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has confirmed a new federal judge in Eastern Texas, despite comments he made disparaging former President Barack Obama. ...
22:48, 2019-05-14

Romney subtly scolds Trump in first Senate floor speech Sen. Mitt Romney used his first speech on the Senate floor to offer a defense of alliances abroad and a plea to avoid divisive conspiracy theories — ...
19:08, 2019-06-04

Trump warns of ‘devastating’ consequences if Roy Moore runs for Senate again President Trump ​on Wednesday urged Roy Moore not to run again for the US Senate in Alabama, because he believes the Republican would lose and jeopar...
15:12, 2019-05-29

Lindsey Graham to tell Nancy Pelosi that Senate will not impeach Trump Sen. Lindsey Graham on Wednesday said he will alert House Speaker Nancy Pelosi that the GOP-controlled Senate will not impeach President Trump over h...
18:00, 2019-10-09

McConnell says Senate would acquit Trump if trial held today Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that the Senate would acquit President Donald Trump if an impeachment trial were held today. “I w...
22:04, 2019-11-05

Jeff Sessions basically begs Trump for mercy in his first Senate ad “When I left President Trump’s cabinet, did I write a tell-all book? No!” Sessions says, backdropped by a pale gray void....
13:12, 2019-11-09

Trump's Ukraine affair makes Senate Republicans look like patsies “Beyond the merits," as they like to say in Washington, two things stand out most for Congress when it comes to President Trump’s now famous July pho...
11:32, 2019-09-27

Trump is daring Democrats to impeach him because he thinks he cannot lose in the Senate Associated Press President Donald Trump faces a House impeachment inquiry over his efforts to pressure the Ukrainian government to investigate his po...
14:20, 2019-10-05

Beating Trump Is Almost Meaningless Without Reforming Mitch McConnell’s Senate How McConnell remade the Senate into a minority-rule institution by abusing a once-obscure procedural rule—and how to change it....
19:00, 2019-09-09

Trump allies worry they can’t count on Senate GOP in impeachment fight Donald Trump made a defiant prediction last week that Senate Republicans will be the bulwark to keep Democrats from ending his presidency.But behind ...
11:36, 2019-10-11

Senate GOP to meet with Trump White House on spending bills Top Senate Republicans will meet with President Donald Trump's negotiating team to discuss whether the party can pass government funding bills amid s...
18:44, 2019-06-09

State Senate set to pass bill to help release Trump’s tax returns ALBANY — The Democratic-controlled state Senate wants Congress to get their hands on President Donald Trump’s tax returns. They’re slated to pa...
20:32, 2019-05-08

Senate fails to override Trump on border wall emergency The Senate could not muster enough votes this afternoon to override President Donald Trump’s veto of a measure that would nullify his February order ...
21:20, 2019-10-17

Senate will try to advance Trump's border funding request next week The Senate next week will try to advance President Trump’s emergency spending request to deal with the massive surge in illegal immigration on the Te...
22:00, 2019-06-11

Senate GOP leader says Trump's tariffs have been 'very tough' on American farmers Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Monday that a trade dispute between the Trump administration and China has ...
23:20, 2019-09-30

Trump's Got Big Dictator Energy Today We’ve seen this before: Donald Trump is accused of doing something blatantly corrupt, and after testing the waters with some halfhearted denials, he ...
19:12, 2019-09-23

White House announces Trump intends to nominate Patrick Shanahan as secretary of defense WASHINGTON (AP) — White House announces Trump intends to nominate Patrick Shanahan as secretary of defense....
22:40, 2019-05-09

Trump hints outgoing press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders may run for governor of Arkansas Trump made the remarks Tuesday evening, during a rally in Orlando, Florida where he officially kicked off his 2020 re-election campaign....
04:32, 2019-06-19

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says that Trump could loosen the noose on Huawei if trade talks progress Late last month, U.S. President Donald Trump hinted that the U.S. might use Huawei as a bargaining chip to get favorable terms from China in any trad...
02:32, 2019-06-10

Trump to Nominate Late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s Son for Labor Secretary We all know that President Trump met up with nepotism in a back alley and punched it in the balls, then hit it over the head with one of Ivanka’s kit...
19:00, 2019-07-19

Trump 'feels badly' for labor secretary amid calls for resignation over Epstein case Alexander Acosta accused of helping Jeffrey Epstein, charged with sex trafficking, escape justice 10 years ago by securing a plea dealDonald Trump on...
01:52, 2019-07-10

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders is leaving the Trump administration AP Photo/Evan Vucci White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders is leaving the Trump administration after serving the president for more than ...
22:40, 2019-06-13

Trump press secretary backtracks claim Obama officials left 'You will fail' notes Stephanie Grisham retracted claim she and her colleagues encountered notes after rejection from ex-Obama staffersThe White House press secretary has ...
18:40, 2019-11-20

Pompeo confirms he was on call between Trump, Ukraine’s president Pompeo did not say whether he thought the contents of the July 25 call were inappropriate or whether he believed they warranted the complaint of an i...
14:48, 2019-10-02

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi killed in US raid, Trump confirms Isis leader ‘died like a dog’ in special forces raid on his Syrian safehouse, says presidentIsis leader killed – rolling updates and reactionThe Isla...
16:40, 2019-10-27

White House confirms Trump sent letter to Kim Jong Un On Sunday, Pyongyang’s Korean Central News Agency reported Trump had sent Kim an “excellent” letter and said Kim would “seriously contemplate” the co...
00:44, 2019-06-24

Trump confirms US has killed Osama bin Laden's son Hamza Death of son of the al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden, mastermind of the 9/11 attacks, was reported but not confirmed in JulyDonald Trump confirmed on ...
16:40, 2019-09-14

Trump confirms Kim meeting at Korean Demilitarized Zone North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has agreed to meet US President Donald Trump at the Demilitarized Zone that divides South and North Korea. It is the ...
06:56, 2019-06-30

Schumer wants Senate vote to reject Trump’s Syria troop withdrawal Sen. Charles Schumer said Sunday he’ll demand a vote this week to oppose President Trump’s troop withdrawal from Syria. Schumer said the president’s ...
21:20, 2019-10-13

US Senate defies Trump in unanimous vote to recognize Armenian genocide Resolution acknowledges killing of 1.5 million from 1915-1922Turkey had used leverage as a Nato ally to stifle recognitionThe US Senate has voted una...
22:24, 2019-12-12

Senate votes again to block emergency funding for Trump’s border wall The Senate on Wednesday passed a measure that blocks President Trump from using emergency powers to raid the budget for military construction project...
20:32, 2019-09-25

Warren Ratchets Up Trump Impeachment Campaign With Blistering Senate Speech Sen. Elizabeth Warren followed up her recent statements made on the 2020 campaign trail and social media, and used her time on the Senate floor on Tu...
20:00, 2019-05-07

Trump's Senate safety net holds firm as Republicans dismiss 'quid pro quo' Gordon Sondland’s testimony Wednesday upended a key argument Senate Republicans have used to defend President Donald Trump in the impeachment inquiry...
21:04, 2019-11-20

Donald Trump Jr. subpoenaed by Senate committee over Russia probe: source The Senate intelligence committee has subpoenaed Donald Trump Jr., calling him in to answer questions about his 2017 testimony....
23:52, 2019-05-08

Republican-led Senate Committee Subpoenaed Lil’ Donnie Jr. and Trump’s Inner Circle Is Pissed The way the Trump administration sees it, you are either with the dictatorship or you’re a migrant, person of color, member of the LGBTQ community, o...
20:56, 2019-05-09

Trump discourages Roy Moore, accused of sexual misconduct, from running for U.S. Senate Roy Moore lost the 2017 special election to Democrat Doug Jones amid sexual misconduct allegations. He is considering a second run in 2020....
22:32, 2019-05-29

Senate will vote on measure to block Trump military action in Iran The Senate will vote on a measure that would block President Trump from using military force against Iran without congressional authorization....
21:28, 2019-06-25

Senate Democrat blasts Republicans' 'blind partisan loyalty' to Trump Democratic Sen. Chris Murphy slammed Republicans on Sunday, accusing them of being more loyal to President Donald Trump than the country amid a House...
19:56, 2019-10-06

Senate votes to block Trump’s $8 billion Saudi arms deal ​The Senate voted on Thursday to block the Trump administration’s $8 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia​ but the numbers were not enough to ov...
21:20, 2019-06-20

Mitch McConnell says the Senate would have 'no choice' but to hold a trial if Trump is impeached Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnel on Monday said he would have "no choice" but to hold a trial if the House votes t...
18:56, 2019-09-30

House impeachment vote scrambles Senate Republicans' Trump defense Senate Republicans quickly coalesced behind an effort to condemn the House’s impeachment inquiry late last week. Now their plans are up in the air. A...
00:40, 2019-10-29

Trump’s tough talk on Iran prompts Senate vote on war powers WASHINGTON (AP) — Political unease over the White House’s tough talk against Iran is reviving questions about President Donald Trump’s ab...
23:16, 2019-06-27

Republicans may directly acquit Trump at Senate trial, not call witnesses Senate Republicans do not plan to call witnesses such as Hunter Biden and the anonymous whistleblower — key figures President Trump wants to te...
21:52, 2019-12-10

Senate passes bipartisan budget deal hailed by Donald Trump WASHINGTON — The Senate passed a bipartisan budget package Thursday that was hailed by President Trump but sharply criticized by fiscal hawks in his ...
19:44, 2019-08-01

Senate Republicans reject effort to condemn Trump's Syria withdrawal Senate Republicans on Thursday rejected an effort to condemn the Trump administration's decision to pull troops out of Syria, despite the House's ove...
20:32, 2019-10-17

Senate fails to override Trump veto on Saudi arms sales The Senate failed Monday to override President Donald Trump’s veto of resolutions to block arms sales to Saudi Arabia. The 45-40 vote highlights the ...
01:24, 2019-07-30

U.S. Senate panel approves Trump’s Pentagon pick despite sex misconduct allegations Gen. John Hyten flatly denied the allegations during a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing this week, and an Air Force investigation found no evi...
08:52, 2019-08-01

Senate could vote 22 times to disapprove of Trump’s Saudi arms sales President Trump’s administration could be headed to an extended battle over 22 arms sales to Middle Eastern allies, as a bipartisan bloc of senators ...
00:32, 2019-06-06

Trump looks to highlight energy exports in Louisiana WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will highlight his administration’s efforts to ramp up liquefied natural gas exports as he visits a ne...
18:16, 2019-05-14

Looking for Trump’s Climate Policy? Try the Energy Department The president’s proposed reductions to the department’s research may have a greater impact on climate change than the Paris accord decision....
21:04, 2019-04-11

Daily on Energy: Trump can’t seem to get out from under his ethanol promises Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
19:24, 2019-06-14

Trump impeachment inquiry: House Democrats subpoena secretary of state Mike Pompeo – live Three House committees request documents related to Donald Trump’s interactions with Ukrainian president Volodymyr ZelenskiySign up for the US briefi...
22:40, 2019-09-27

In trying to mollify Trump, Navy Secretary allegedly deceived his boss and was fired over secret SEAL deal THE VARIOUS VERSIONS OF SPENCER’S FIRING: Navy Secretary Richard V. Spencer was suddenly and summarily fired last night last night by Defense Secreta...
13:32, 2019-11-25

First lady Melania Trump announces spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham will be next White House press secretary WASHINGTON (AP) — First lady Melania Trump announces spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham will be next White House press secretary....
19:28, 2019-06-25

Trump appoints Eugene Scalia, son of Supreme Justice, to fill empty Labor Secretary role President Donald Trump has selected lawyer Eugene Scalia, the son of the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, to be his new labour secretary....
13:37, 2019-07-19

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders to leave post at end of June, says Donald Trump White House press secretary Sarah Sanders will leave her post at the end of June, US President Donald Trump has announced....
23:00, 2019-06-13

Former press secretary Sean Spicer was eliminated on 'Dancing with the Stars' after weeks of low scores and Trump support Eric McCandless/ABC via Getty Images Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer was eliminated from Dancing With the Stars Monday night, despite ...
06:32, 2019-11-12

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s de facto chief secretary is seen at border ahead of possible Kim-Trump meeting PANMUNJOM, Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s de facto chief secretary is seen at border ahead of possible Kim-Trump meeting....
08:48, 2019-06-30

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin denies request for Trump’s tax returns, rebuffing oversight priority of Democrats WASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary Mnuchin denies request for Trump’s tax returns, rebuffing oversight priority of Democrats....
23:52, 2019-05-06

'I'm the Meryl Streep of generals': Former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis had an epic response to Trump calling him 'overrated' Associated Press Former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is OK with President Donald Trump calling him the "world's most overrated general" because the p...
05:36, 2019-10-18

Sean Spicer, Trump’s First White House Press Secretary, Joins the Dancing With the Stars Cast (NEW YORK) — Christie Brinkley, Hannah Brown of “The Bachelorette” and former White House press secretary Sean Spicer are among the...
21:32, 2019-08-21

Paris Agreement: Trump confirms US will leave climate accord Donald Trump says Paris deal would "punish the American people" as he hails US fossil fuel boom....
12:40, 2019-10-24

Mueller confirms he did not exonerate Trump despite president's claims – live The former special counsel rebuts Trump’s claim that he was cleared of obstruction of justice before the House judiciary committeeSign up for the US ...
15:40, 2019-07-24

Top NSC Russia official confirms key testimony linking Trump to quid pro quo President Donald Trump’s top Russia aide corroborated aspects of a key U.S. diplomat’s testimony connecting the president to a quid pro quo with Ukra...
16:40, 2019-10-31

The Latest: Democrats say Trump call confirms ‘worst fears’ WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and the House impeachment inquiry (all times local): 1:25 p.m. Four House Democratic committee...
19:48, 2019-09-25

Trump confirms Osama bin Laden's son Hamza killed in US operation US President Donald Trump has confirmed the death of Hamza bin Laden nearly six weeks after US media reported on it. The son of Osama bin Laden was w...
16:16, 2019-09-14

Trump confirms Osama bin Laden’s son Hamza killed in U.S. operation Hamza bin Laden, the son and potential successor of late al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, was killed in a U.S. counterterrorism operation, President ...
18:12, 2019-09-14

Ukraine imbroglio confirms Giuliani as Trump's most off-kilter advocate The man once called America’s Mayor has become the loosest of cannons, embroiling his boss in an election-meddling furoreOn Thursday night Rudy Giuli...
15:44, 2019-09-21

Turkey's Erdogan confirms Trump meeting amid tensions US President Donald Trump said he had a "very good call" with his Turkish counterpart. But relations between the NATO allies have nose-dived over dif...
08:44, 2019-11-07

Ukraine furore confirms Giuliani as Trump's most off-kilter advocate The man once called America’s Mayor has become the loosest of cannons, embroiling his boss in an election-meddling furoreOn Thursday night Rudy Giuli...
16:56, 2019-09-21

Ukraine imbroglio confirms Giuliani's as Trump's most off-kilter advocate The man once called America’s Mayor has become the loosest of cannons, embroiling his boss in an election-meddling furoreOn Thursday night Rudy Giuli...
07:48, 2019-09-21

Senate OKs Trump’s Latest Federal Judge Pick Despite Dem Fears About Where She Stands on Brown and Roe The Senate Thursday confirmed Wendy Vitter, Donald Trump’s nominee to sit on the federal bench in New Orleans, despite strong objections from Democra...
02:32, 2019-05-17

Senate Judiciary shelves vote on Trump judicial pick after conservative opposition The senate Judiciary Judiciary Committee has shelved the consideration of a nominee for a key circuit judge position after an uprising of conservativ...
15:44, 2019-09-26

Donald Trump Jr to give closed-door testimony to Senate panel – live Attorney general William Barr and commerce secretary Wilbur Ross face contempt vote in House over 2020 censusSign up to the US briefing and get a new...
16:04, 2019-06-12

Senate Intel's newest Russia report undermines pro-Trump conspiracy theories The Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday unveiled a sweeping new bipartisan report detailing Russian efforts to boost Donald Trump's White House ...
21:32, 2019-10-08

Senate committee passes bipartisan bill to stop Trump withdrawing from Nato Senate foreign relations committee voted unanimously for bill which will now await a slot to go to the Senate Legislation to stop Donald Trump from w...
00:28, 2019-12-12

McConnell backs Georgia governor’s pick for Senate amid Trump skepticism Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell made clear on Tuesday that Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp’s pick for a Senate seat will have the full backing of the ...
21:48, 2019-12-03

US Senate pushes Trump to safeguard last Russian nuclear arms control treaty Exclusive: Bipartisan bill seeks New Start extension– the last formal restraint on the world’s major arsenals Bipartisan Senate legislation introduce...
12:00, 2019-08-01

Donald Trump Jr. reportedly cuts deal with Senate Intelligence Committee for interview Donald Trump Jr. and the GOP-controlled Senate Intelligence Committee cut a deal Tuesday for President Trump’s eldest son to sit for an interview wit...
00:20, 2019-05-15

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp defies Trump, appoints Kelly Loeffler to US Senate Georgia Governor Brian Kemp rebuffed the wishes of President Trump on Wednesday — tapping an Atlanta businesswoman to fill Sen. Johnny Isakson&...
20:32, 2019-12-04

Senate passes massive budget deal hailed by Trump as 'phenomenal' – live Bill, which would lift debt ceiling until 2021, passes 67-28Trump calls Vladimir Putin to ‘offer help on wildfires’Sign up for the US briefing and ge...
18:56, 2019-08-01

Republican-controlled Senate votes to block Trump’s arms sales to Saudis President vows to veto the measures after seven Republicans broke with him to reject at least some of the arms salesThe Republican-controlled US Sena...
21:36, 2019-06-20

‘So much hatred’: Pelosi would have leaked Baghdadi raid to sabotage Trump, Senate Republican says President Trump protected American troops by keeping House Speaker Nancy Pelosi in the dark about the raid that killed Islamic State leader Abu Bakr ...
20:20, 2019-10-28

Trump's pick to lead the FAA clears Senate hurdle, despite opposition over whistleblower lawsuit The former Delta Air Lines executive Trump picked to lead the FAA was approved by a Senate committee, despite opposition over a whistleblower lawsuit...
19:36, 2019-07-10

Trump says longtime ally and press secretary Sarah Sanders leaving White House, names no replacement WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump says longtime ally and press secretary Sarah Sanders leaving White House, names no replacement....
22:20, 2019-06-13

Melania Trump's spokeswoman is named as new White House press secretary to replace Sarah Sanders Melania Trump's spokeswoman has been named as the new White House press secretary to succeed Sarah Sanders....
20:04, 2019-06-25

Everything we know about Mike Pence's press secretary Katie Waldman — who is reportedly engaged to Trump adviser Stephen Miller ALASTAIR PIKE/AFP/Getty Images After Vice President Mike Pence announced he was hiring Katie Waldman as his new press secretary, news of Waldman's re...
20:04, 2019-11-15

Everything we know about Mike Pence's new press secretary Katie Waldman — who is reportedly dating Trump adviser Stephen Miller ALASTAIR PIKE/AFP/Getty Images After Vice President Mike Pence announced he was hiring Katie Waldman as his new press secretary, news of Waldman's r...
18:40, 2019-09-21

Sean Spicer row: Dancing With The Stars fans call for boycott after former Trump press secretary joins line-up Dancing With The Stars fans and crew members are fuming after it was revealed former White House press secretary Sean Spicer will appear on the show'...
08:44, 2019-08-22

Hillary Clinton said Secretary of State Mike Pompeo should have been 'one of the first people' to correct Trump's behavior during the Ukraine call Mark Sagliocco/Getty Images In an interview on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert," Former Secretary of State and 2016 Democratic presidential nomin...
08:16, 2019-10-01

Daily on Energy: A shift in tone on climate from Trump? Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:16, 2019-10-03

Daily on Energy: Automakers caught in tug-of-war between Trump and California Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
19:52, 2019-09-19

Trump to fight states delaying energy projects President Donald Trump will issue two executive orders in the heart of the Texas energy hub on Wednesday seeking to speed gas, coal and oil projects ...
17:16, 2019-04-10

Trump confirms U.S. will revoke California waiver to require cleaner cars U.S. President Donald Trump confirmed Wednesday the Environmental Protection Agency will revoke California's waiver that allows it to require automak...
17:56, 2019-09-18

Trump confirms 'Islamic State' leader al-Baghdadi killed in US operation Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed in a special forces operation in the Syrian province of Idlib, according to the US president. His death is considered...
14:36, 2019-10-27

Trump confirms death of Osama bin Laden's son Hamza in US counterterrorism operation Hamza bin Laden, the son of late al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, was killed in a U.S. counterterrorism operation, President Trump announced in a sta...
16:32, 2019-09-14

Pompeo confirms he was on Trump's Ukraine call after previously dodging questions about it Reuters Ten days after dodging questions on the topic, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo confirmed he was on a July 25 phone call that's at the center o...
17:12, 2019-10-02

Trump confirms Ice raids on migrant families to begin next week 'or earlier' Up to 2,000 families to be targeted in as many as 10 US citiesCritics says move timed to coincide with re-election campaignAs major US cities braced ...
19:36, 2019-06-22

Trump confirms U.S. will revoke California's power to require cleaner cars U.S. President Donald Trump confirmed on Wednesday the Environmental Protection Agency will revoke California's authority to require automakers to bu...
20:04, 2019-09-18

Alberta government says its energy war room will launch soon under ‘Canadian Energy Centre’ name The $30-million centre is part of what Premier Jason Kenney has termed a "fight-back" strategy against those he says are unfairly denigrating the ind...
16:12, 2019-10-10

We Tried Rich Energy, the Shady Energy Drink Sponsoring America’s F1 Team When we learned that Rich Energy, Haas F1's mysterious and seemingly sketchy sponsor, could be purchased online, we knew we had to try it. So we ...
18:08, 2019-07-05

LevelTen Energy raises $20.5 million to simplify renewable energy sales LevelTen Energy, a startup facilitating sales of renewable energy to small and medium-sized businesses, has raised $20.5 million.Read More...
11:28, 2019-06-04

Alberta government says its energy war room will be launch soon under ‘Canadian Energy Centre’ name The $30-million centre is part of what Premier Jason Kenney has termed a "fight-back" strategy against those he says are unfairly denigrating the ind...
13:24, 2019-10-10

Daily on Energy: Feds invite fight with states over energy storage SIGN UP! If you’d like to continue receiving Washington Examiner's Daily on Energy newsletter, SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://newsletters.washingtonexaminer....
19:00, 2019-05-17

Saint John Energy partnering with Halifax company on $60 million wind energy project Natural Forces plans to build up to 10 wind turbines on a site in Saint John's Spruce Lake Industrial Park....
23:24, 2019-09-04

Daily on Energy: Utility group CEO says popular nuclear energy bill could be a bailout in disguise SIGN UP! If you’d like to continue receiving the Washington Examiner's Daily on Energy newsletter, SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://newsletters.washingtonexami...
12:12, 2019-05-02

Coca-Cola Energy: Coke to bring its first-ever energy drink to United States next year Each of the four Coca-Cola Energy beverages contains 114 milligrams of caffeine per 12-ounce can, versus the 34 milligrams a Coke contains....
16:16, 2019-10-02

Evolve Energy uses machine learning and analytics to save renewable energy customers money Renewable energy sources create price fluctuations in wholesale energy markets. Evolve Energy is built to take advantage and save customers money.Rea...
16:52, 2019-11-05

Daily on Energy: Rick Perry takes energy battle with Russia to the frontlines of Kiev Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:16, 2019-05-23

Daily on Energy: Iraqi energy transition grows more urgent amid tensions with Tehran SIGN UP! If you’d like to continue receiving the Washington Examiner's Daily on Energy newsletter, SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://newsletters.washingtonexami...
19:00, 2019-05-09

‘So much hatred’: Pelosi would have leaked Baghdadi raid to sabotage Trump, Senate Republican suggests President Trump protected American troops by keeping House Speaker Nancy Pelosi in the dark about the raid that killed Islamic State leader Abu Bakr ...
21:16, 2019-10-28

Taylor Swift slams Trump on LGBT stance, presses Senate to advance Equality Act Taylor Swift marked the beginning of Pride month with a late-night social media post calling for passage of the Equality Act     ...
20:56, 2019-06-01

Trump impeachment moves forward as Senate talks trial, former Pompeo aide testifies Michael McKinley, a career foreign service officer and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's de facto chief of staff, told investigators behind closed doo...
06:16, 2019-10-17

Senate Democrats seek to reverse Trump's regulations on health care, taxes, environment Chuck Schumer and Senate Democrats will pursue a series of votes in the coming weeks to roll back some of President Donald Trump’s regulations on hea...
21:08, 2019-10-10

Senate restores Export-Import Bank to full operation in win for business and Trump over conservatives The Republican-led Senate on Wednesday restored the Export-Import Bank to full working order after more than four years of it being being effectively...
17:52, 2019-05-08

Alabama’s Roy Moore insists he can win back Senate seat for GOP, tells AP he won’t be influenced by Trump’s tweets MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama’s Roy Moore insists he can win back Senate seat for GOP, tells AP he won’t be influenced by Trump’s...
18:20, 2019-05-29

Trump to Accused Child Molester Roy Moore: Please Don’t Risk My Legacy by Running for the US Senate in 2020 Donald Trump still has love for accused child molester and possible new-old candidate for a U.S. Senate seat representing Alabama Roy Moore, but he’s...
01:32, 2019-05-30

Donald Trump Jr. agrees to closed-door interview with Senate Intel Committee: sources The Senate Intelligence Committee has struck a deal with Donald Trump Jr. to appear for a closed-door interview next month, pulling the two sides bac...
04:36, 2019-05-15

Pelosi caves on House border bill, backs Senate version Trump supports The Democratic-controlled House will send President Donald Trump a bipartisan $4.6 billion Senate-drafted measure to care for migrant refugees detain...
23:52, 2019-06-27

Trump’s former Attorney General Jeff Sessions to enter Alabama Senate race: sources Sessions, 72, will be making a return to the political stage a year after stepping down as President Donald Trump's first attorney general when their...
04:56, 2019-11-07

Senate Republicans have barely challenged Trump over Ukraine. Don't expect them to turn against him in an impeachment trial. Al Drago/Reuters A complaint from a whistleblower alleging President Donald Trump tried pressuring Ukraine into probing former Vice President Joe Bi...
15:48, 2019-09-28

Commerce Secretary Said to Have Threatened to Have Heads Roll if Weather Service Didn’t Back Trump on Alabama’s Dorian Risk In the latest fallout from Sharpiegate, the push to convince the American people that its wannabe emperor Donald Trump wears clothes, er, was correct...
04:12, 2019-09-10

Louise Linton, wife of Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, takes aim at Trump administration over trophy hunting imports Linton voiced her displeasure over news of a trophy hunter who was allowed to import a lion’s head into the country....
16:08, 2019-11-15

White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham rips Trump impeachment vote, calls Dems ‘unhinged’ The White House issued a statement Thursday condemning Democrats moments after the House voted mostly along party lines 232 to 196 to formalize the r...
17:20, 2019-10-31

Trump uses energy speech in Louisiana to criticize Democratic candidates U.S. President Donald Trump came to southern Louisiana on Tuesday to extol the benefits of U.S. energy production but could not resist a slashing cri...
05:08, 2019-05-15

Daily on Energy: Trudeau gets through to Trump on uranium with retaliation threat Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:00, 2019-06-21

Daily on Energy: Trump’s vulnerability to oil attack on Saudi Arabia Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:00, 2019-09-16

Daily on Energy: Trump’s ‘win-win’ for ethanol leaves refiners out in the cold Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:04, 2019-05-31

Daily on Energy: Trump’s next big trade announcement is expected to be radioactive Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:12, 2019-07-12

Daily on Energy: Expectations rising for another Trump effort to aid coal Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
17:36, 2019-10-30

Daily on Energy: Oil considerations swaying Trump’s Syria policy Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:12, 2019-10-25

Trump blames 'orange' appearance on energy-efficient lightbulbs President Donald Trump blamed his occasional "orange" complexion on energy-efficient light bulbs during his Thursday night speech to congressional Re...
19:20, 2019-09-13

Trump rolls back regulations on energy-saving lightbulbs The move by the Energy Department would prevent new efficiency requirements from getting implemented in January and could contribute to accelerated g...
20:12, 2019-09-04

Trump to seek to stop states from delaying energy projects President Donald Trump will issue two executive orders in the heart of the Texas energy hub on Wednesday seeking to speed gas, coal and oil projects ...
04:28, 2019-04-10

Daily on Energy, presented by FreedomWorks: Philadelphia refinery explosion sets up East Coast energy bottleneck Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:52, 2019-06-25

Donald Trump administration will not cooperate with impeachment inquiry, White House confirms Donald Trump's administration will not cooperate with an impeachment inquiry being pushed by Democrats, the White House has confirmed....
23:40, 2019-10-08

ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi killed in U.S. raid in Syria, Trump confirms The world’s most wanted terrorist, the Islamic State militant group’s leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, was killed Saturday in a U.S.-led raid in no...
23:28, 2019-10-27

House Democrats’ Impeachment Report Confirms Trump Is a Finesser Who Cares More About KFC Than America In news that should be shocking to no one with opposable thumbs, a report by House Intelligence Committee Democrats confirms that President Trump was...
21:44, 2019-12-03

Mick Mulvaney publicly confirms Trump held up Ukraine aid for political gain Cheriss May/NurPhoto via Getty Images Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney acknowledged Thursday that President Donald Trump held up a mil...
19:36, 2019-10-17

Trump confirms he withheld Ukraine military aid as whistleblower scandal deepens – live US president says he held back military aid from Ukraine because he felt that allies should contribute moreLive updates from the UN general assembly ...
16:56, 2019-09-24

Trump confirms meeting with Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan at NATO summit President Trump confirmed on Wednesday that he held an unexpected meeting on the sidelines of the NATO gathering in London with Turkish President Rec...
17:00, 2019-12-04

Navy confirms request to hide USS John McCain during Trump’s Japan trip The Navy confirmed what President Trump all but admitted Thursday — that an unnamed White House staffer asked for the USS John McCain to be hidden fr...
19:48, 2019-06-01

AP Source: Senate intelligence committee has subpoenaed Donald Trump Jr. for additional testimony in Russia probe WASHINGTON (AP) — AP Source: Senate intelligence committee has subpoenaed Donald Trump Jr. for additional testimony in Russia probe....
23:20, 2019-05-08

Senate’s $750B defense bill endorses Trump’s Space Force but rejects his budget gimmick The Senate Armed Services Committee released its version of next year's defense budget, which embraces President Trump's Space Force proposal while r...
17:16, 2019-05-23

The Senate is poised to join the House in probing whistleblower alleging interference in Trump IRS audit, reports say Getty Images Staffers for the Senate Finance Committee interviewed an IRS whistleblower who made allegations about Trump administration officials. Th...
16:24, 2019-11-19

Daily on Energy: Oil and renewable industries locked in tug of war over Trump ethanol plan SIGN UP! If you’d like to continue receiving Washington Examiner's Daily on Energy newsletter, SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://newsletters.washingtonexaminer....
12:12, 2019-05-02

Trump rolls back regulations on energy-saving light bulbs The filing from the Energy Department would prevent new efficiency requirements from implementation on Jan. 1 under a previous law passed during Pres...
17:48, 2019-09-04

Trump and Japanese leader talk energy ahead of Iran oil deadline President Trump is set to discuss energy cooperation with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe when they meet on Friday, just days before the United St...
12:12, 2019-05-02

Trump turns lights off on Obama-era rules for energy efficient bulbs Billions of lightbulbs will remain far more inefficient than their main alternative, costing Americans more in energy billsThe Trump administration h...
18:36, 2019-09-05

Daily on Energy: Trump silent as tainted Russian oil surges across Europe SIGN UP! If you’d like to continue receiving Washington Examiner's Daily on Energy newsletter, SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://newsletters.washingtonexaminer....
18:12, 2019-05-06

Trump administration rolls back Obama-era lightbulb energy regulations The Trump administration is rolling back requirements for energy-efficient lightbulbs, eliminating an environmentally friendly policy that was put in...
00:16, 2019-09-05

Russian state TV hosts mocked Trump's July 4 event as 'low energy' Jushua Roberts/REUTERS Russian state TV host Olga Skabeyeva mocked the military vehicles in President Donald Trump's "A Salute to America" display, ...
23:20, 2019-07-05

Trump signs orders to stop states from delaying energy projects President Donald Trump signed two executive orders in the heart of the Texas energy hub on Wednesday seeking to speed natural gas, coal and oil proje...
00:12, 2019-04-11

Daily on Energy: Trump administration overhauls endangered species regulations Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:12, 2019-08-12