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Senate passes USMCA in major win for Trump

The Senate today overwhelmingly passed the new North American trade pact, delivering President Donald Trump a major legislative victory on the eve of...

Senate passes USMCA in major win for Trump

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Senate passes USMCA, giving Trump back-to-back trade wins The Senate passed President Trump's United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade in a bipartisan vote of 89 to 10 Thursday, giving the president hi...
18:44, 2020-01-16

Senate passes USMCA, but much work remains The Senate on Thursday overwhelmingly passed President Donald Trump's signature trade deal with Mexico and Canada, helping him fulfill a 2016 campaig...
19:20, 2020-01-16

House passes USMCA, delivering win to Trump The House today passed the new North American trade pact, delivering President Donald Trump a major legislative victory just a day after his impeachm...
22:48, 2019-12-19

Senate passes Bill C-69, which overhauls review of major projects, like pipelines Bill C-69 sets up the Impact Assessment Agency of Canada as the authority to assess projects for impacts on public health, the economy, the environme...
05:40, 2019-06-21

House passes USMCA deal, giving Trump big win on trade The United States, Mexico and Canada Agreement, or USMCA, passed with bipartisan support after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and her colleagues won conc...
23:24, 2019-12-19

House passes Trump USMCA trade deal replacing NAFTA The House voted Thursday to pass President Trump's U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade, granting the White House a policy win just one day after im...
22:36, 2019-12-19

Senate to advance Trump USMCA trade deal with help from liberal Democrats The Senate Finance Committee is set to mark up President Trump's United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade Tuesday morning, setting up a vote by...
06:28, 2020-01-07

McConnell: Trump USMCA trade deal to clear Senate this week The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade is set to clear the final obstacle blocking it from having a full Senate vote by Thursday, and pas...
22:20, 2020-01-14

Senate to pass USMCA trade deal Thursday, sending it to Trump's desk The Senate is set to hold a final vote on President Trump's United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade on Thursday, sending the deal to the presi...
00:52, 2020-01-16

Bipartisan vote sends Trump USMCA trade deal to Senate floor The Senate Finance Committee on Tuesday approved President Trump's U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade with a bipartisan vote of 25-3, setting up t...
18:36, 2020-01-07

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

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 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

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

Fate of ‘forever chemicals’ with Trump EPA as House passes bill scorned by Senate GOP The House approved legislation Friday on a largely party-line vote that would force the Environmental Protection Agency to regulate “forever chemical...
17:56, 2020-01-10

House passes resolution to transmit Trump articles of impeachment to Senate to kick off trial Getty The House of Representatives passed a resolution on Wednesday to transmit the two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump to the...
19:52, 2020-01-15

Senate passes long-delayed $19 billion disaster relief bill after Democrats force GOP to drop Trump border aid request WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate passes long-delayed $19 billion disaster relief bill after Democrats force GOP to drop Trump border aid request....
23:00, 2019-05-23

USMCA heads to the Senate How medicines could become a weapon in the U.S.-China trade war — Time for a Taiwan trade deal?...
17:04, 2019-12-20

Senate votes on USMCA today Schumer blasts Trump's China deal as too 'weak' — Hogan gets his day with Lighthizer...
16:08, 2020-01-16

Daily on Energy: Senate Democrats complain about USMCA but vote for it anyway 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, 2020-01-14

Senate approves USMCA trade deal in landslide vote The GOP-controlled Senate overwhelmingly passed a new trade deal with Mexico and Canada on Thursday, giving President Trump another trade win a day a...
19:00, 2020-01-16

Mexico Senate overwhelmingly votes to ratify USMCA trade agreement with United States, Canada MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico Senate overwhelmingly votes to ratify USMCA trade agreement with United States, Canada....
22:24, 2019-06-19

The Latest: Proposed cat declawing ban passes NY Senate ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the New York legislature’s votes on ban on declawing cats (all times local): 3:20 p.m. New York’s state...
21:28, 2019-06-04

House passes NDAA, sends it to the Senate Negotiators hope to approve spending bills Tuesday — Milley says Trump’s pardons won’t affect discipline in the ranks...
16:28, 2019-12-12

Canadian Senate passes B.C. tanker ban bill, prepping for it to come into law Bill C-48 formalizes a moratorium on oil tanker traffic from the northern tip of Vancouver Island to B.C.'s border with Alaska....
00:56, 2019-06-21

Missouri Senate passes bill to ban abortions after eight weeks Missouri's Republican-controlled Senate passed a bill early on Thursday that would ban abortions after the eighth week of pregnancy except in medical...
15:52, 2019-05-16

Alabama abortion ban: Republican senate passes most restrictive law in US Law bans abortion except if there is a ‘serious health risk’ to the mother, with no exceptions for rape and incestAlabama’s Republican-controlled sta...
04:28, 2019-05-15

Senate passes bill meant to combat robocalls The U.S. Senate has passed a bill that aims to combat the illegal robocalls torturing Americans . Though the measure wouldn’t eliminate all unw...
20:44, 2019-05-23

Senate passes massive 2-year budget deal The Senate passed a two-year bipartisan budget deal and sent it to President Donald Trump’s desk for his signature, putting an end to the threat of a...
19:44, 2019-08-01

Senate overwhelmingly passes 9/11 victim fund bill, 97-2 The Senate passed the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund through 2090 by a vote of 97-2 , virtually funding health care for 9/11 victims and first respond...
23:24, 2019-07-23

U.S. Senate passes $4.6B measure to deliver aid to southern border The sweeping 84-8 vote came less than 24 hours after the Democratic-controlled House approved a similar measure backed by liberals....
03:12, 2019-06-27

U.S. Senate passes $19.1 billion in disaster relief, no border aid The U.S. Senate on Thursday approved $19.1 billion in aid to help Americans rebound from a string of natural disasters, but without the extra funds t...
00:16, 2019-05-24

Senate committee passes majority of amendments for Bill C-69 A Senate energy committee has adopted a vast majority of amendments to Bill C-69, but Alberta's premier says it's still too early to celebrate....
00:28, 2019-05-17

Alabama Senate passes bill banning nearly all abortions MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Alabama is close to approving a near total ban on abortion after the state Senate passed a measure that would make performing an a...
05:00, 2019-05-15

Senate passes bill to fix tax hike on Gold Star families The Senate unanimously passed legislation Tuesday to fix a quirk in the tax code that resulted in Gold Star families seeing huge tax increases on the...
20:12, 2019-05-21

The Latest: Missouri Senate passes strict abortion bill JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on a Missouri bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy (all times local): 4:05 a.m. Missouri’s R...
11:28, 2019-05-16

U.S. Senate committee passes bill to deal with crisis in Venezuela A U.S. Senate committee approved a bipartisan bill Wednesday that seeks to accelerate planning at international financial institutions for Venezuela'...
00:00, 2019-05-23

West Virginia Senate passes GOP charter school bill CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Senate has passed a sweeping GOP education bill that would allow the state’s first charter schools. ...
03:24, 2019-06-25

The Latest: Senate passes $19 billion disaster relief bill WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on disaster relief legislation (all times local): 4:38 p.m. The Senate has passed a long-overdue $19 billion disaster ai...
23:00, 2019-05-23

Senate unanimously passes bill to recognize Armenian genocide The Senate on Thursday passed a resolution recognizing the Armenian genocide in Turkey more than a century ago — a slap at Turkish President Recep Ta...
00:00, 2019-12-13

Senate passes bill ensuring 9/11 victims fund will never run out of money House Speaker Nancy Pelosi speaks at a news conference on behalf of 9/11 victims and families, Friday, July 12, 2019, at the Capitol in Washington. T...
22:28, 2019-07-23

Alabama state Senate passes near-total abortion ban, the strictest in the US Alabama's state Senate has passed a bill to outlaw all abortions with the exception only of protecting the mother's health....
05:32, 2019-05-15

Senate passes $4.6B emergency bill for border, at odds with House The Senate on Wednesday passed a bill authorizing $4.6 billion in emergency spending for humanitarian aid at the southern border, setting up a fight ...
22:36, 2019-06-26

Missouri Senate passes bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Senate passes bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy ....
11:28, 2019-05-16

California Senate passes bill to define more gig economy workers as employees California lawmakers voted to pass AB5 Tuesday, a bill that if signed into law would define more gig economy workers as employees rather than indepen...
10:20, 2019-09-11

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

U.S. Senate passes budget deal, averting prospect of government shutdown The legislation passed by a 67-28 vote as Trump and his GOP allies relied on lots of Democratic votes to propel it over the finish line....
20:24, 2019-08-01

U.S. House passes $15 minimum wage bill — now faces Republican-led Senate Even though the bill has little chance of passing the Republican-led Senate, or being signed into law by U.S. President Donald Trump, the outcome pus...
02:12, 2019-07-19

Pelosi under pressure after Senate passes bipartisan border funding bill The Senate passed a $4.6 billion emergency spending bill to cope with the massive surge in illegal immigrants along the border, but the bipartisan me...
22:16, 2019-06-26

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

Illinois Senate Passes Bill to Protect the ‘Fundamental Right’ to Access Abortion While lawmakers in several states are attempting to strip women and other marginalized genders of their reproductive health rights with draconian ant...
18:12, 2019-06-01

Alabama state Senate passes near total abortion ban in direct challenge to Roe v. Wade The Alabama state Senate on Tuesday approved a bill essentially banning abortion in the state, a move specifically aimed at challenging more than 40 ...
15:44, 2019-05-15

Senate passes 4 spending bills amid continued border wall fight The Senate on Thursday took a first step toward advancing some government funding, passing a bipartisan package of bills that would pay for the opera...
18:40, 2019-10-31

Alabama Senate passes nation's strictest abortion bill: Washington Post Alabama's state senate has passed the nation's strictest abortion bill, making performing the procedure a felony with few exceptions, the Washington ...
18:12, 2019-05-09

U.S. House passes new North American trade deal, Senate timing unclear The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade deal on Thursday that includes tougher labor and automotive cont...
03:28, 2019-12-20

State Senate passes limo-safety bills after deadly upstate crash The state Senate on Thursday passed a slate of bills aimed at preventing fatal limo crashes like the upstate disaster that left 20 dead in October. T...
23:00, 2019-06-06

U.S. senate passes bill to support human rights in violence-wracked Hong Kong The Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act was passed by voice vote. It now goes to the House, which has already passed similar legislation....
06:56, 2019-11-20

Hong Kong: anger in China as US Senate passes bill protecting protesters' rights Beijing says human rights bill, which Trump has yet to approve, ‘interferes in Hong Kong’s affairs’The US Senate has unanimously passed legislation a...
04:40, 2019-11-20

Arizona measure denouncing porn as public health crisis passes State Senate Pornography consumption has been proclaimed a public health crisis in Arizona. A bill passed in the Arizona State Senate on Monday highlights the pot...
20:40, 2019-05-08

Frank Lampard passes first major test of Chelsea management after Champions League progress secured Frank Lampard is right to claim Chelsea are a "work in progress", but the significance of achieving qualification for the Champions League knockout s...
13:48, 2019-12-11

Alabama Senate passes a near-total ban on abortion, sends bill to governor; would be most restrictive abortion law in US MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Senate passes a near-total ban on abortion, sends bill to governor; would be most restrictive abortion law in US....
03:52, 2019-05-15

House passes Export-Import Bank reauthorization spurned by White House and Senate The House voted Friday to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank, the controversial agency that helps finance sales to other countries, that has been ham...
18:48, 2019-11-15

Senate Takes Major Step Toward Repealing Health Care Law By a 51-48 vote, the Senate approved a budget blueprint Thursday that would allow Republicans to gut the law without the threat of a filibuster....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Trump: USMCA ‘dead in the water’ 90-day U.S.-France digital services tax truce ends Tuesday — U.S. trade surplus with Hong Kong shrinking...
16:48, 2019-11-25

Popular Move: Maine Senate Passes Bill to Give All of State’s Electoral Votes to the Winner of the Popular Vote in 2020 There’s a movement afoot in some quarters to get rid of the Electoral College, the institution that really elects the president of the United States....
04:04, 2019-05-16

The USMCA is a new arrow in Trump's reelection quiver Everyone should celebrate the bipartisan deal on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement. It will support the manufacturing and agricultural indust...
23:24, 2019-12-10

Trump to now focus on other trade deals with after USMCA passage The Trump administration is now focusing on winning trade deals with China and deepening talks with the United Kingdom and European Union after secur...
04:36, 2019-12-20

Trump stomps on own USMCA move with new Mexico tariff India braces for Trump’s trade wrath — Ross touts $1T in potential projects at Ex-Im meeting...
17:00, 2019-05-31

GOP lawmakers say Trump's Mexican tariffs endanger USMCA Republican lawmakers warn that President Trump has imperiled the ratification chances of his U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade by announcing a 5%...
22:44, 2019-05-31

Trump to now focus on trade deals after USMCA passage The Trump administration is now focusing on winning trade deals with China and deepening talks with the United Kingdom and European Union after secur...
07:04, 2019-12-20

Trump reportedly has deal with House Democrats on USMCA President Trump and House Democrats had a rare moment of bipartisan agreement Tuesday after lawmakers said they were close to a deal with Big Labor a...
17:52, 2019-12-10

Pelosi says Democrats 'within range' of deal on Trump USMCA House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said that a deal on passage of President Trump's United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade is near but that it is up ...
01:40, 2019-11-26

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says she’ll probably vote no on Trump’s USMCA Queens Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says she is a no vote on President Trump's signature trade deal, the United States–Mexico–Canada Agreement....
03:12, 2019-12-15

Trump says Pelosi is 'incapable' of setting USMCA vote because of unions President Trump said that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was "incapable" of setting up a vote on the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade because she ha...
23:44, 2019-11-25

Six times Trump's USMCA trade deal nearly died in 2019 President Trump managed to conclude 2019 with at least one trade policy achievement: the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade, which replac...
06:40, 2019-12-31

GOP accuses Democrats of shifting goalposts on Trump USMCA deal Republicans are accusing Democrats of changing their demands related to President Trump's United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade as the deal ...
06:20, 2019-11-21

Trump says he may send USMCA deal to Congress soon, triggering deadline President Trump said Thursday that he may send his U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade to Congress soon, imposing a 60-day deadline for lawmakers t...
23:04, 2019-05-23

Warren splits with Sanders, will vote for Trump USMCA trade deal Elizabeth Warren said she would support the U.S.-Mexico-Canada-Agreement on trade, one of President Trump's top trade priorities....
22:08, 2020-01-03

Mexico says deal may be close on steel tariffs, boosting Trump USMCA A top Mexican official has raised hopes for the possibility of the U.S. lifting its steel and aluminum tariffs, a move that would boost President Tru...
15:08, 2019-05-15

Business groups warn Trump's new tariffs on Mexico jeopardize USMCA The nation's leading business trade associations warned that President's Trump's decision to slap tariffs on Mexico to force it to halt mass immigrat...
22:12, 2019-05-31

Grassley talks up chances for Trump USMCA after news of possible tariffs deal Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, said Wednesday that President Trump appeared to have made serious progress towards removing...
01:08, 2019-05-16

Pelosi says Congress no closer to vote on Trump USMCA trade deal Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Wednesday the House of Representatives is no closer to a vote on President Trump's U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement and wouldn'...
23:44, 2019-05-08

Democratic leaders slow-walk Trump USMCA trade deal despite concessions Splits within the Democratic caucus are restraining any momentum to force a House vote on President Trump's U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade....
07:28, 2019-05-22

Democrats resist vote on Trump USMCA deal despite Mexico's labor reforms Democratic leaders resisted calls from President Trump Tuesday to allow Congress to vote on his U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade, despite Mexico...
12:08, 2019-05-02

Trump administration to now focus on trade deals with China, Europe after USMCA passage The Trump administration is now focusing on winning trade deals with China and deepening talks with the United Kingdom and European Union after secur...
02:36, 2019-12-20

Trump claims USMCA trade deal will 'collapse' without quick action by Pelosi US ratification has been held up by Democrats concerned about enforcement of labor and environmental provisionsAmid indications that revisions to the...
00:08, 2019-12-08

Biggest benefit of Trump USMCA trade deal would be ending uncertainty it generated, critics say The biggest benefit to President Trump's United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade, in economists' eyes, is that it ends uncertainty regarding t...
06:08, 2019-12-18

Trump USMCA trade deal gains bipartisan panel approval, setting up House vote President Trump's United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade gained approval at the House committee level Tuesday, setting up a vote on passage b...
23:00, 2019-12-17

Largest benefit of passing Trump USMCA trade deal would be ending uncertainty it generated, critics say The biggest benefit to President Trump's United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade, in economists' eyes, is that it ends uncertainty regarding t...
17:32, 2019-12-18

‘A great job done by all’, Trump says after $4.6B border bill passes The bipartisan legislation contains more than $1 billion to shelter and feed migrants detained by the border patrol and almost $3 billion to care for...
01:52, 2019-06-28

Trump passes 11,000 tweets, but just one-third of Americans read them President Trump has passed the 11,000 tweet mark since Inauguration Day, but there are indications that all but his base are growing bored with his T...
17:44, 2019-10-08

Trump gets Space Force as act passes through both parties President Trump is finally getting his Space Force — the 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) easily passed the Democrat-controlled House i...
06:00, 2019-12-15

Pelosi announces deal to pass Trump USMCA trade deal, replacing NAFTA House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced a breakthrough Tuesday in the negotiations for the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade, paving the way for a H...
16:20, 2019-12-10

U.S. Congress passes $19.1B disaster aid bill, sends to Trump Final passage came as the House of Representatives voted 354-58 for the measure, which lawmakers and Trump had haggled over for months....
11:20, 2019-06-04

House passes $19B disaster aid bill over Trump opposition WASHINGTON (AP) — The House has passed a $19 billion disaster aid bill that would deliver long-sought relief to farmers, victims of hurricanes and fl...
18:44, 2019-05-10

U.S. house passes bill to limit Trump’s use of force in Iran The version of the bill passed by the Democratic-controlled House has several provisions that angered Trump....
21:00, 2019-07-12

House passes revamped disaster relief package despite Trump eruptions House Democrats pushed through another multibillion-dollar disaster aid offer Friday — a vote that will be in vain if they can’t strike a deal that d...
19:00, 2019-05-10

U.S. House passes $1.4T government spending bill on eve of Trump impeachment vote The Democratic-controlled House voted Tuesday to pass a $1.4 trillion government spending package, handing President Donald Trump a victory on his U....
13:04, 2019-12-18

House passes resolution to condemn Trump’s Syria troop pullout WASHINGTON – The House overwhelmingly passed a bipartisan resolution Wednesday rebuking President Trump for his pullout of troops in Syria that paved...
00:20, 2019-10-17

New York passes bill allowing Congress access to Trump’s tax returns ALBANY– The tax filings of President Trump and all public elected officials in New York will be fair game for congressional Democrats under a n...
21:16, 2019-05-22

House Judiciary Committee passes articles of impeachment against President Trump The House Judiciary Committee on Thursday approved two articles of impeachment against President Trump -- for abuse of power and obstruction of Conge...
16:20, 2019-12-13

'Racist tweets': House passes resolution condemning Trump's attack on congresswomen Nancy Pelosi’s sharp rebuke of the president’s remarks prompted a challenge from Republicans who claimed rule violationsThe House of Representatives ...
02:40, 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

U.S. Uighur bill passes prompting Trump comments, doubt on China trade deal The Uighur bill, which was passed 407-1 in the Democratic-controlled House, requires the U.S. president to condemn abuses against Muslims and call fo...
06:16, 2019-12-04

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

Durbin: It's not just Trump on trial. It's the Senate, too. Even if Democrats don’t yet have the necessary votes for impeachment, the Senate’s No. 2 Democrat isn’t ready to phone it in on the trial.“It isn’t j...
17:56, 2019-12-15

Trump impeachment: what happens after the articles are sent to the Senate? Nancy Pelosi has announced the House will vote to transmit the articles of impeachment to the Senate – here’s what’s comes nextTrump impeachment: Pel...
03:04, 2020-01-15

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

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

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

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

How Trump's Senate impeachment trial will work Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he wants Donald Trump’s impeachment trial to look a lot like the one that led to the acquittal of Bill Cl...
11:16, 2020-01-14

Trump impeachment trial opens in US Senate The historic trial marks only the third such proceeding in US history. President Trump is charged with abuse of power and contempt of Congress....
19:56, 2020-01-16

Senate confirms 12 more Trump judicial nominees The Senate on Thursday confirmed 12 more of President Donald Trump's judicial nominees, just hours before leaving for Christmas recess. The final con...
22:48, 2019-12-19

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

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

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

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 wants an ‘immediate trial!’ in the Senate after House delay President Trump tweeted Thursday that he wants “an immediate trial!” in the Senate following the decision from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to delay ha...
02:44, 2019-12-20

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 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 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

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

US Senate's sanctions on Turkey await Trump's signature Unilateral moves by Turkey have tested the country's relations with the United States. The US Senate has submitted a package of sanctions to Presiden...
21:40, 2019-12-19

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 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

Trump impeachment: Democrats need only 4 Republicans to get Senate trial The House Democrats presenting the case at trial face the unique challenge of persuading a handful of senators to cross the aisle and join Democrats ...
02:16, 2020-01-16

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Trump says Bolton ‘knows nothing,’ up to Senate if he testifies in impeachment trial Former National Security Adviser John Bolton likely wouldn’t be helpful as a Senate impeachment witness because he “know[s] nothing”...
14:24, 2020-01-08

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

Trump’s House warriors likely sidelined in Senate trial President Donald Trump’s attack dogs in the House are unlikely to be unleashed in the Senate impeachment trial.GOP lawmakers like Reps. Mark Meadows,...
02:00, 2020-01-08

Here’s what to watch for ahead of Trump’s Senate impeachment trial Here's what to watch as the impeachment charges make their slow-motion journey to the Senate this week....
15:56, 2020-01-11

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

Articles of impeachment against Trump will be sent to Senate next week: Pelosi The House of Representatives on Dec. 18 passed two articles of impeachment against the Republican president....
19:36, 2020-01-10

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

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

Senate Republicans pray Trump won't tweet during trial Senate Republicans can theoretically control President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial. But there’s one thing they have no power over: Trump’s itchy...
11:32, 2019-12-19

Trump’s impeachment articles head to Senate — Here’s what to watch for The articles of impeachment against United States President Donald Trump don’t move to the Senate by themselves....
14:12, 2020-01-15

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

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

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

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 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

Here are the rules surrounding Trump’s Senate impeachment trial Now that the process has moved to the Senate, a new series of rules will be put in place to govern the proceedings. Here's a look at what's happening...
19:44, 2020-01-18

Senate kicks off historic Trump impeachment trial The impeachment trial of President Donald Trump is now underway. "The Senate will receive the managers of the House of Representatives to exhibit the...
19:20, 2020-01-16

Trump's Senate impeachment trial formally begins JONATHAN ERNST/Reuters The Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump formally began on Thursday when the House impeachment prosecutors prese...
19:16, 2020-01-16

Trump’s impeachment trial officially underway in U.S. Senate The events will be a test not only of his presidency but also of the nation’s three branches of power and its system of checks and balances....
19:56, 2020-01-16

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 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 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

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

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

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

Trump impeachment: Pelosi says 'I know exactly when' to send articles to Senate – live The House speaker said she won’t publicly set a deadline to send the articles of impeachment while a growing chorus of lawmakers say it’s time 3.45pm...
17:08, 2020-01-09

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 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

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'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

Lindsey Graham says Trump's impeachment trial will 'die quickly' in the Senate Michael Reynolds-Pool/Getty Images Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham on Saturday said he will do "everything" he can to make a Senate impeachment trial ...
02:12, 2019-12-15

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

Trump impeachment: House transfers articles to Senate – live Move sets in motion trial that could unearth damaging new evidenceDemocrats to deliver impeachment articles on historic dayHelp us cover the critical...
01:24, 2020-01-16

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Pelosi appoints impeachment managers for Trump’s Senate trial Speaker Nancy Pelosi has appointed a team of seven House Democrats to serve as prosecutors in President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial.She named Re...
17:44, 2020-01-15

Mitch McConnell to address Trump impeachment on Senate floor Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he will take to the Senate floor Thursday morning to publicly address the “precedent-breaking”...
14:48, 2019-12-19

Mitch McConnell addresses Trump impeachment on Senate floor Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell addressed the Senate floor Thursday morning to publicly address the “precedent-breaking” impeachme...
16:12, 2019-12-19

Why is Pelosi waiting to send Trump articles of impeachment to the Senate? Speculation and political parlor-gaming about Nancy Pelosi’s strategy have filled the informational vacuumWhat is Nancy Pelosi thinking? Related: Tru...
21:16, 2020-01-07

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

House votes to send impeachment against Trump to Senate for trial WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. House voted Wednesday to send two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump to the Senate and approve House p...
20:08, 2020-01-15

House votes to send Trump articles of impeachment to Senate The House voted to send the articles of impeachment to the Senate where President Trump’s trial is expected to start on Tuesday. The House, vot...
20:12, 2020-01-15

Democrats to deliver impeachment articles against Trump to Senate on historic day The three-step process expected to play out over the day on Capitol Hill on WednesdayIn another dramatic day in Washington as the Trump impeachment p...
15:12, 2020-01-15

Senate confirms avalanche of Trump-backed judges despite impeachment A steady stream of judges being confirmed is cementing one of Donald nTrump’s central campaign pledges -- even if impeachment pulls the plug on his p...
00:00, 2019-12-22

Senate Dems could fall short in restraining Trump on Iran Democratic efforts to rein in President Donald Trump on Iran could fall short, amid a lack of overt support from Senate Republicans.Following Trump’s...
11:40, 2020-01-07

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

Schiff: Senate acquitting Trump wouldn’t be a ‘failure’ for Democrats Rep. Adam Schiff on Sunday insisted President Trump’s potential acquittal in a Senate impeachment trial would not spell “failure” f...
19:48, 2019-12-15

Donald Trump calls for 'immediate trial' in Senate and says rivals have 'zero proof' Trump faces an abuse of power charge for enlisting Ukraine to investigate a political rival and obstruction of Congress...
11:04, 2019-12-20

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

Trump’s Space Force gets overwhelming lift off in Senate vote The Senate voted overwhelmingly on Tuesday to pass a $738 billion defense policy bill that creates America’s first-ever “Space Force” and gives feder...
04:40, 2019-12-18

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 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

Trump says Pelosi, Schiff should testify at Senate impeachment trial ``It's about a fair trial,'' Pelosi told ABC's ``'This Week.'' ``They take an oath to have a fair trial and we think that should be with witnesses an...
20:52, 2020-01-12

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

Senate gets ready to open impeachment trial against Donald Trump Managers to exhibit impeachment articles on ThursdayChief justice John Roberts to be sworn in for presiding roleTrump ‘knew exactly what was going on...
10:12, 2020-01-16

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

US House delivers impeachment articles against Donald Trump to Senate US lawmakers have formally sent articles of impeachment against President Trump to the US Senate, setting the stage for a historic impeachment case. ...
01:52, 2020-01-16

Trump impeachment: Democrats try to delay start to Senate trial Democrats have clinched historic impeachment charges against US President Donald Trump. But they have a few reasons to delay the final trial in the S...
05:12, 2019-12-20

Trump impeachment: Senate GOP reportedly unites behind a no-witness trial After weeks of behind-the-scenes debate, Senate Republicans have hit on their strategy for handling President Trump’s impeachment: a brief trial — wi...
16:52, 2019-12-28

Here's how the schedule for Trump's upcoming Senate impeachment trial could unfold Associated Press/Evan Vucci On the week of January 13, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is expected to finally transmit two articles of impeachment chargin...
21:04, 2020-01-13

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

Trump mocks Nancy Pelosi, Adam Schiff after House passes resolution attempting to curb the president's power to wage war NO TIME TO CALL: Just hours after the House approved a resolution aimed at limiting President Trump’s authority to use military force against Iran wi...
13:28, 2020-01-10

Trump impeachment: House poised to vote on sending articles to Senate Trump's trial will be only the third presidential impeachment trial in U.S. history, and it comes against the backdrop of a politically divided natio...
15:56, 2020-01-15

‘Small group’ of Senate Republicans working to allow Trump trial witnesses Sen. Susan Collins on Friday confirmed she is working with a "fairly small group" of fellow Republican senators to ensure witnesses can be called....
06:52, 2020-01-13

Adam Schiff reads articles of impeachment against Trump on Senate floor The Senate trial of President Trump moved forward Thursday with Rep. Adam Schiff joining the rest of the House of Representatives impeachment manager...
19:36, 2020-01-16

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

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

Trump impeachment: Schumer says Senate trial without witnesses would be 'cover-up' – live Senate minority leader criticized the White House for its handling of the impeachment inquiry, saying ‘trials have witnesses’Help us cover the critic...
22:16, 2019-12-16

House will vote to send impeachment articles against Trump to Senate – live Three-step process will allow the trial to begin this weekDemocrats to deliver impeachment articles on historic dayHelp us cover the critical issues ...
16:12, 2020-01-15

U.S. lawmakers shift focus of Trump impeachment probe to Senate trial Trump faces two articles of impeachment by House Democrats: abuse of power and obstruction of Congress....
12:20, 2019-12-16

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

Trump impeachment: Pelosi and McConnell set for battle over Senate trial – live Senate majority leader to speak on Senate floor at 9.30am ETHouse speaker Pelosi may hold on to impeachment articlesHelp us cover the critical issues...
15:20, 2019-12-19

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

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

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 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

Trump impeachment: Democrats push for Bolton to testify in Senate trial Schumer writes to McConnell seeking terms of trialThe lies have it: how Republicans abandoned the truthDemocrats are pressing for John Bolton, the fo...
14:40, 2019-12-16

Senate vote to limit Trump's military actions against Iran in limbo The Senate resolution vote to halt military action with Iran is up in the air, with the upcoming impeachment trial and Tuesday’s presidential debate ...
00:36, 2020-01-14

Rejection of Trump impeachment articles cools in Senate ahead of trial Senate Republicans signalled they would reject the idea of simply voting to dismiss the articles of impeachment against U.S. President Donald Trump a...
13:44, 2020-01-14

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 impeachment: House votes to send articles to the Senate – live Vote sets in motion trial that could unearth damaging new evidenceDemocrats to deliver impeachment articles on historic dayHelp us cover the critical...
20:28, 2020-01-15

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

Trump impeachment articles will be sent to Senate next week, Pelosi says – live updates Pelosi will deliver the articles of impeachment against the president to the US Senate, which should trigger Trump’s trial thereHelp us cover the cri...
18:32, 2020-01-10

U.S. Democratic House leaders march Trump impeachment articles to Senate Trump's trial will be only the third presidential impeachment trial in U.S. history, and it comes against the backdrop of a politically divided natio...
00:36, 2020-01-16

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

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

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

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

Impeachment: Trump fumes as Pelosi prepares to send articles to the Senate President claims speaker is ‘absolute worst in US history’How to dump Trump: Rick Wilson on Running Against the DevilWhether or not Nancy Pelosi is t...
16:52, 2020-01-12

Joe Biden says he would not comply if he were subpoenaed to testify in Trump's Senate impeachment trial Former Vice President Joe Biden told the editorial board of the Des Moines Register that he would not comply if subpoenaed to testify in President Do...
09:24, 2019-12-28

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

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'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

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

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 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

Trump impeachment: House Democrats release new documents on eve of Senate trial Among the documents, obtained from Rudy Giuliani associate Lev Parnas, is a screenshot of a previously undisclosed letter from Giuliani to Ukrainian ...
01:16, 2020-01-15

Trump impeachment: Pelosi to call vote on Wednesday to refer articles to Senate Move of articles approved by House last month means that Senate impeachment trial of Trump could begin later this weekTrump impeachment: what happens...
19:44, 2020-01-14

Amid Trump impeachment deadlock, Senate pushes forward with ‘ordinary business’ Democrats have been pressing for witnesses to be called, but Trump's fellow Republicans have held firm that any decision on testimony must wait until...
18:24, 2020-01-06

Pelosi names Nadler, Schiff as managers for Trump’s Senate impeachment trial House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced on Wednesday that Reps. Jerrold Nadler and Adam Schiff will be among the seven impeachment managers who will pre...
17:48, 2020-01-15

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

‘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

Nancy Pelosi says House will move Trump impeachment charges to Senate next week The US House of Representatives will send formal impeachment charges against Donald Trump to the Senate as early as next week, House Speaker Nancy Pe...
19:04, 2020-01-10

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 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 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

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

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

Trump impeachment: Pelosi names team to prosecute president in the Senate – live Three-step process will allow the trial to begin this weekDemocrats to deliver impeachment articles on historic dayHelp us cover the critical issues ...
16:44, 2020-01-15

Donald Trump backs quick dismissal of impeachment by Senate – live updates Nancy Pelosi has said she will send the articles of impeachment ‘soon’ but the president is no longer keen on a showy televised trial 2.10pm GMT Hell...
15:32, 2020-01-13

Trump impeachment: John Bolton says he will testify in Senate trial if subpoenaed – live ‘I am prepared to testify,’ Trump’s former national security adviser saysPelosi has not yet transmitted articles of impeachment to SenateHelp us cove...
19:52, 2020-01-06

Pelosi names Schiff, Nadler to prosecute Trump impeachment Senate trial Trump's trial will be only the third presidential impeachment trial in U.S. history, and it comes against the backdrop of a politically divided natio...
16:36, 2020-01-15

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

Nancy Pelosi names Nadler, Schiff as managers for Trump’s Senate trial House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced on Wednesday that Reps. Jerrold Nadler and Adam Schiff will be among the impeachment managers who will press the...
16:36, 2020-01-15

House of Representatives votes to trigger Donald Trump impeachment trial in Senate The US House of Representatives has voted to trigger the Senate impeachment trial of Donald Trump....
19:52, 2020-01-15

Donald Trump impeachment: Pelosi and McConnell set for battle over Senate trial – live Senate majority leader to speak on Senate floor at 9.30am ETHouse speaker Pelosi may hold on to impeachment articlesHelp us cover the critical issues...
16:44, 2019-12-19

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

House votes to send Trump impeachment articles to Senate, triggering trial Pelosi appoints managers for Senate trial UPDATE: The House voted to send the articles of impeachment to the Senate and appoint the Democrats’ seven-...
20:16, 2020-01-15

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

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

Trump impeachment: Nancy Pelosi under pressure to send articles to Senate – live The House intelligence committee chair, Adam Schiff has said it is time to transmit the case to Mitch McConnell in the upper chamber 1.51pm GMT Good ...
15:20, 2020-01-09

Plans for Trump’s Senate impeachment trial unclear ahead of holiday break Trump is still expected to be acquitted of both charges in the Senate, where Republicans have the majority, in what will be only the third presidenti...
13:08, 2019-12-21

Trump may not be impeached if Pelosi declines to send articles to Senate: Harvard professor Not so fast! A Harvard law professor who was a pro-impeachment witness called by Democrats now says that President Trump might not technically be imp...
21:00, 2019-12-20

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

‘So unfair’: Trump slams Pelosi’s delay in sending impeachment articles to Senate Pelosi has refused so far to send the articles of impeachment to the Senate, in part to provide more leverage to Democrats in that chamber as they se...
01:56, 2019-12-22

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

Trump impeachment: House sends articles to Senate, setting stage for trial Senate likely to hold opening arguments next TuesdayTrial could reveal damaging new evidence against TrumpTrump impeachment – live updatesThe House o...
03:44, 2020-01-16

Trump impeachment: Pelosi signs articles ahead of delivery to Senate – live House vote sets in motion trial that could unearth damaging new evidenceDemocrats to deliver impeachment articles on historic dayHelp us cover the cr...
23:48, 2020-01-15

Trump impeachment: Pelosi condemns McConnell as 'rogue leader in the Senate' – live House speaker criticizes Senate majority leader as battle begins over next steps following impeachment of Donald Trump – get the latest live Help us ...
18:00, 2019-12-19

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

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will send Trump articles of impeachment to Senate next week SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Friday said she will send the two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump...
18:04, 2020-01-10

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

House of Representatives set to vote on sending Donald Trump's impeachment charges to Senate The US House of Representatives is set to vote on sending articles of impeachment against Donald Trump to the Senate, setting the stage for the begin...
03:16, 2020-01-15

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

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

Nancy Pelosi says House will vote to send Trump impeachment articles to Senate – live House speaker did not yet name impeachment managers, lawmakers who make the case to the Senate for why Trump should be removed from officeHelp us cov...
16:08, 2020-01-14

‘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

30 House Democrats are pushing for Rep. Justin Amash to be an impeachment manager in Trump's Senate trial AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File Thirty House Democrats are pushing party leaders to appoint Rep. Justin Amash, who recently defected from the Repu...
21:36, 2019-12-15

Trump's defense team in his Senate impeachment trial will include Alan Dershowitz and Ken Starr Reuters/Andrew Innerarity President Donald Trump has put the final touches on his legal defense team before oral arguments in his Senate impeachment ...
17:32, 2020-01-17

Impeachment Season Is Drawing to a Close: Donald Trump’s Senate Trial to Begin This Week Folks, it’s time to steam that impeachment outfit. The Senate impeachment trial of Donald J(ulius d’Orange) Trump will begin this week, according to ...
22:12, 2020-01-14

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

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

During President Trump's Senate impeachment trial, Senators are banned from using their phones or any other electronics (GOOGL) AP The US House of Representatives passed a resolution Wednesday to send two articles of impeachment against President Trump to the Senate. It's uncl...
19:16, 2020-01-16

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 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

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...
00:56, 2019-12-03

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

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

Vladimir Putin says Donald Trump's impeachment is far-fetched and predicts the US Senate will reject it Russian president Vladimir Putin has said Donald Trump's impeachment is far-fetched and predicts that the US Senate will reject it....
11:36, 2019-12-19

Senate Republicans are blocking photographers from documenting the moment the House delivers articles of impeachment against Trump Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call The Republican-controlled Senate will subject the press to unprecedented restrictions during President Donald Trump's Senat...
00:32, 2020-01-15

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

Stage set for Donald Trump's impeachment trial as House leaders march articles to Senate Democratic House leaders have marched the formal articles of impeachment against Donald Trump to the Senate, setting the stage for only the third tri...
01:08, 2020-01-16

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

Delaying Trump’s Senate trial undercuts Democratic claims impeachment was ‘urgent,’ VP’s chief of staff says WASHINGTON (NBC News) — Vice President Mike Pence’s chief of staff argued Sunday that the House Democrats’ delay in turning over impeachment articles...
21:44, 2019-12-22

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

Trump’s Crash Test Dummy Rudy Giuliani Would Love to Testify at President’s Senate Trial Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, whose bottom teeth look like freshly pissed-on snow, is willing to testify at the president’s Senate impeachme...
00:12, 2020-01-03

Rob Reiner bashes Senate Republicans' 'collective brain damage' for wanting to acquit Donald Trump Rob Reiner had some choice words for Senate Republicans thinking about acquitting Donald Trump in his upcoming impeachment trial....
18:32, 2020-01-15

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

US Senate fails to override Donald Trump over plans to sell billions of dollars of weapons to Saudi Arabia The US Senate has failed to override a series of vetoes issued by Donald Trump, paving the way for the administration to sell billions of dollars of ...
01:48, 2019-07-30

Here's the unclassified copy of Trump's memo to the Senate informing it of the Soleimani strike, which shows a huge loophole in his justification Leah Millis/Reuters; Office of the Iranian Supreme Leader via AP Senators were given a classified briefing by the White House informing them of the d...
12:08, 2020-01-09

Senate OKs bipartisan $4.6B border bill, fewer curbs on Trump immigration policies than House plan, next step unclear WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate OKs bipartisan $4.6B border bill, fewer curbs on Trump immigration policies than House plan, next step unclear....
21:48, 2019-06-26

Trump promises 'major middle-income tax cut' with GOP majority President Trump announced on Friday that he's planning legislation for a middle-income tax cut if the Republican Party wins back the House of Represe...
22:00, 2019-11-15

Trump protocol chief out ahead of major summit WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s chief of protocol, Sean Lawler, is leaving the administration ahead of Trump’s departure for t...
02:04, 2019-06-26

The Latest: Trump declares major disaster in Oklahoma LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on flooding in the U.S. (all times local): 12 p.m. President Donald Trump has declared a major disaster in three ...
19:44, 2019-06-02

Uproar as Trump finalizes major changes to Endangered Species Act WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is finalizing major changes Monday to the way it enforces the landmark Endangered Species Act, a move it says w...
19:32, 2019-08-12

Trump's new major trade deal looks a lot like NAFTA. Here are key differences between them. Alex Wong/Getty Images, Zach Gibson/Getty Images President Trump and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday announced a deal on the United States-Mexi...
17:56, 2019-12-10

House of Representatives passes resolution officially condemning Trump's 'go back' tweets The House of Representatives has voted to officially condemn Donald Trump's tweets telling four Congresswomen to "go back" to their home countries....
07:20, 2019-07-17

A Senate panel asked Trump to condemn foreign election interference days after he called for Ukraine and China to investigate Biden Pablo Martinez Monsivais/Associated Press The Senate Intelligence Committee released a report Tuesday about Russia's social-media disinformation camp...
20:56, 2019-10-08

6 Major Climate Change Rules the Trump Administration Is Reversing The Trump administration is trying to roll back more than 80 environmental rules; half involve climate change. Here are some of the biggest climate-r...
21:04, 2019-08-29

This Senior Interior Official Has Had Major Trump Brain for More Than Two Decades William Perry Pendley, a senior interior official, has cast doubt on climate change and made xenophobic comments, according to a report from CNN publ...
06:32, 2019-10-09

Here are all the major newspaper editorial boards that support impeaching Trump REUTERS/Daron Dean A handful of prominent American newspaper editorial boards have formally announced their support for impeaching and removing Presi...
18:36, 2019-12-12

Trump's Nickelback tweet led to a major streaming surge for the band Less than a week after Twitter removed President Donald Trump's tweet with a clip from a Nickelback music video, the band is seeing a streaming spike...
16:44, 2019-10-08

Cuba expects major economic damage from Trump measures HAVANA (AP) — Drivers of classic cars, restaurateurs, tour guides and owners of bed-and-breakfasts are all saying the Trump administration’s ne...
20:52, 2019-06-05

Major Climate Change Rules the Trump Administration Is Reversing The Trump administration is trying to roll back more than 80 environmental rules; half involve climate change. Here are some of the biggest climate-r...
04:00, 2019-08-30

How US Secret Service Saved Ivanka Trump From "Major Parenting Fail" US President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump recently avoided a "major parenting fail" with a little help from the US Secret Service....
06:40, 2020-01-07

Major banks turn over documents on Russians with possible Trump ties – live Material given to congressional committees investigating Donald TrumpPresident boasted about February rally while meeting with medical staffSign up f...
21:44, 2019-08-08

Trump administration sabotages major conservation effort, defying Congress Revealed: federal support to research centers cut off as scientists fear years of successful work will go ‘down the drain’Scientists and officials ar...
12:50, 2019-05-01

‘Major statement’ expected by Trump on Sunday morning: White House Trump was expected to make the statement in the White House Diplomatic Reception Room, which he has used to make a number of major announcements....
07:00, 2019-10-27

House Dems subpoena major Trump figures in Mueller probe The House Judiciary Committee voted on Thursday to authorize subpoenas for a dozen people mentioned in special counsel Robert Mueller’s report,...
20:44, 2019-07-11

The Latest: Trump disclosure shows major resorts held steady NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s financial disclosure report providing a glimpse into how his hotels, resorts and other b...
20:24, 2019-05-16

‘It’s a scary time for Latinos’: how Eva Longoria took the fight to Trump – and became a major director The former Desperate Housewives star will be the first Latina to direct two Hollywood films. She talks about why she’s been hiring women and people o...
08:44, 2019-11-11

Trump complained about the US dollar's strength throughout 2019 — but these 8 major currencies were even stronger REUTERS/Fredy Builes President Trump complained about the US dollar's strength several times in 2019, but eight major currencies are set to outperfor...
17:48, 2019-12-14

17 major automakers call on Trump admin not to freeze emissions requirements In a letter to California Governor Gavin Newsom signed by 17 major automakers including General Motors, Toyota Motor Corp and Volkswagen AG, the comp...
05:00, 2019-06-07

Trump shares Pelosi letter, Xmas cards with Senate but AOC just gets letter The White House on Wednesday sent a staffer to deliver copies of President Trump’s vitriolic six-page letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to Senate ...
00:36, 2019-12-19

USMCA action everywhere except in the U.S. Export-Import Bank holds first meeting in years — Navarro crunches the numbers in new push for trade bill...
16:08, 2019-05-30

Major evangelical Christian magazine calls for President Trump’s removal from office NEW YORK (AP) — A major evangelical Christian magazine founded by the late Rev. Billy Graham on Thursday published an editorial calling for President...
07:00, 2019-12-20

Democrats fear Trump will pull US out of last major arms control treaty with Russia FAREWELL TO ARMS CONTROL: President Trump’s decision earlier this year to withdraw from the landmark Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty earlier...
13:20, 2019-06-06

A $61 billion business for Walmart, Target, Kroger, and other major retailers could take a critical hit from Trump AP The Trump administration is making it harder for some people to qualify for government aid known as food-stamp benefits. The change could cut hund...
20:16, 2019-12-04

Here are the 5 major players that will feel the impact from Trump's decision to withdraw troops from Syria Hussein Malla/AP President Donald Trump on Sunday announced that US troops would soon be pulling out of northeastern Syria. The White House said in a...
07:04, 2019-10-08

Met Police boss to Donald Trump: We're safer in London than in all major US cities Scotland Yard chief Cressida Dick today hit back at Donald Trump's claims about violent crime in London, saying the capital is safer than all major A...
13:24, 2019-06-25

Major Trump, Clinton donor to plead guilty to campaign finance violations A California venture capitalist who donated big bucks to both President Trump and Hillary Clinton gave millions in illegal campaign contributions, so...
03:48, 2019-10-23

The LA Times joined the growing group of major papers calling for Trump's impeachment Reuters The Los Angeles Times editorial board on Saturday called for President Donald Trump's impeachment. Less than a week after the impeachment inq...
19:52, 2019-12-07

Donald Trump demands 'immediate' Senate trial as impeachment proceedings left in disarray Donald Trump has demanded an "immediate" trial in the Senate after the impeachment process was left in disarray as Democrats refused to send over the...
04:32, 2019-12-20

Trump impeachment trial without witnesses would be 'cover-up,' Senate minority leader warns The US Senate's minority leader has warned that an impeachment trial without witnesses would amount to a "cover-up"....
09:44, 2019-12-17

Nancy Pelosi's power play to delay the Senate impeachment trial could backfire and play into Trump's hands Evan Vucci/AP House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's plan to stall President Donald Trump's impeachment trial has been hailed by some as a tactical triumph tha...
13:24, 2019-12-20

Trump claimed the US captured all ISIS fighters, but they just launched a major attack on an Iraqi oil field Stringer / REUTERS ISIS fighters staged an attack at an Iraqi oil field in the wake of a panicked troop drawdown in neighboring Syria and the Iraqi g...
18:08, 2019-10-22

John Bel Edwards, a Democrat, wins second term as Louisiana governor in a major rebuke to Trump Gerald Herbert/AP Photo;Ruobing Su/Business Insider Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards is the winner in a competitive election against outsider Eddie Ri...
14:36, 2019-11-17

Trump administration plans major expansion of hunting and fishing in protected US wildlife refuges OAK HARBOR, Ohio (AP) — Trump administration plans major expansion of hunting and fishing in protected US wildlife refuges ....
20:08, 2019-06-05

John Bel Edwards, a Democrat, projected to win second term as Louisiana governor in a major rebuke to Trump Gerald Herbert/AP Photo;Ruobing Su/Business Insider Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards is projected to be the winner in a competitive election against o...
05:04, 2019-11-17

Trump has reportedly signed trade agreement with China, averting major tariff escalation AP Photo/Andy Wong Bloomberg News reported Thursday that the US and China have hammered out unspecified terms of a so-called phase-one trade agreemen...
22:52, 2019-12-12

A look at ITC’s underwhelming report on USMCA USTR, ITC differ on NAFTA 2.0 autos outlook — USTR wants to ensure Mexico implements labor reforms...
12:04, 2019-05-02

Democrats dig in against USMCA vote Key Democrats said Wednesday that they still opposed moving forward on President Trump's U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade until some further cha...
18:52, 2019-05-22

AFL-CIO's Trumka says 'still more work to be done' on USMCA AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka said Monday that work on President Trump's U.S. Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade was not finished, pushing back agai...
04:52, 2019-11-19

Frustration all around in USMCA talks Carbon border tax push could stoke fresh U.S.-EU trade tensions — WTO Appellate Body ruling fuels U.S. ire...
16:24, 2019-07-17

How the USMCA deal finally came together Businesses plead for delay of Dec. 15 China tariffs — Azevêdo hopes for progress on dispute settlement by June...
16:36, 2019-12-11

It’s crunch time for the USMCA U.S., China dip toes in negotiating waters once again — Gerrish, Doud talking trade in Thailand...
18:52, 2019-09-09

Trumka: What’s the rush with USMCA? Growing Ukraine scandal bridges into trade — Government watchdog rings the alarm on pharma imports from China...
16:08, 2019-10-25

The USMCA trade deal is a big tax cut Congress has been sitting on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, or USMCA, for months. A badly needed update to NAFTA, the USMCA is in danger ...
06:16, 2019-07-15

USMCA comes down to labor support International student enrollment falls for third straight year — Good news, bad news for Ex-Im...
16:16, 2019-11-18

USMCA deal could be days away D-day for USTR’s digital services tax probe — What the U.S. and U.K. (maybe) want in a trade deal...
16:20, 2019-12-02

GOP Sen. Mike Lee furious after an 'insulting' Senate briefing on Trump's Iran strike: 'The worst briefing on a military issue I've seen in 9 years' Associated Press Republican Sen. Mike Lee of Utah was furious on Wednesday after a Senate briefing on President Donald Trump's decision to order an a...
23:04, 2020-01-08

Trump administration imposes major new restrictions on US travel to Cuba, banning many education and recreational trips WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump administration imposes major new restrictions on US travel to Cuba, banning many education and recreational trips....
16:08, 2019-06-04

Trump financial disclosure shows revenue at major hotels and resorts held steady in 2018 NEW YORK (AP) — Trump financial disclosure shows revenue at major hotels and resorts held steady in 2018....
20:24, 2019-05-16

Judge Delivers Major Setback to Trump Policy to Increase Coal Mining on Federal Land The Interior Department acted illegally when it sought to lift an Obama-era moratorium on coal mining on public lands, a court found....
06:08, 2019-04-20

In a major blow to Trump, a federal appeals court ruled he has to turn over his taxes to New York prosecutors Reuters A federal appeals court struck down President Donald Trump's attempt to block New York state prosecutors from getting his tax returns. The Ma...
17:00, 2019-11-04

Calling for USMCA at the highest levels Ex-Im approves $5B loan for Mozambique LNG project — Senate Appropriations bill boosts USTR budget by just $1M...
16:12, 2019-09-27

The USMCA waiting game continues Le Maire in Washington to discuss French digital tax — Trump keeps up China tweet pressure...
16:36, 2019-09-04

Trudeau to prod Democrats on USMCA Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will lobby House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., to take up the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade during a...
00:00, 2019-06-18

Jobs are at stake — pass the USMCA At the end of 2018, the Trump administration finalized the renegotiated North American Free Trade Agreement, resulting in a new trade deal now called...
06:20, 2019-05-30

USMCA vote may not come until autumn, Kudlow says White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Tuesday that a congressional vote on President Trump's U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade may not h...
20:40, 2019-07-09

Breaking down the path forward for the USMCA Lighthizer: ‘Good progress’ on China deal — The quest to save the WTO Appellate Body continues...
16:08, 2019-10-22

Key Democrat says USMCA negotiation process 'not over yet,' could go into 2020 Connecticut Democrat Rosa DeLauro said Wednesday that the negotiations for the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade are "not over yet" and numerous ...
00:16, 2019-09-05

USMCA progressing through 'side letters': Grassley Democratic congressional leaders and the Trump administration officials are inching towards an agreement on the U.S. Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade...
23:32, 2019-07-02

GOP fears it's already too late for USMCA vote this year Time is rapidly running out to get President Trump's U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade passed through Congress and it may already be too late get...
06:08, 2019-10-25

USMCA talks down to 'last issues,' Mexican negotiator says Mexico’s deputy foreign minister for North America, Jesus Seade, told reporters Friday that negotiators were dealing with the “last issues” that were...
22:00, 2019-12-06

How USMCA affects cybersecurity and digital trade U.S. tries to swing U.N. on cybercrime resolution — House panel approves grid security bill...
16:32, 2019-12-20

Lighthizer hunts for USMCA middle ground ‘You shouldn’t be thrilled’ with China deal — U.S. rejects plan to save WTO Appellate Body...
16:08, 2019-10-17

Ross says Democrats 'better get going' on USMCA trade deal Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross indicated Monday that the administration was losing patience with Congressional Democrats over the slow pace of effort...
17:32, 2019-10-21

Sorry, but this USMCA trade deal is a pile of hot garbage If you want the United States to get richer, our economy to become more efficient, and jobs to proliferate across borders, you should support expandi...
21:32, 2019-12-20

Democrats, USTR prepare to keep working on USMCA Ten days later: No headline Chinese ag purchases yet — India gets another shot at trade talks...
17:12, 2019-07-09

Crunch time for Pelosi, Lighthizer on USMCA Trump downplays need for China deal as Hong Kong bill passes — The end of world trade as we know it...
16:24, 2019-11-21

With the USMCA, free trade finally goes digital Congress will soon debate and vote on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, or USMCA, a monumental deal that modernizes North American trade for...
06:12, 2019-06-01

Chamber optimistic that Democrats want USMCA passed The Chamber of Commerce, the nation's largest business trade association, said Monday it was optimistic that Democrats in Congress would pass the U.S...
22:40, 2019-06-17

Trump just joined Amazon's video game streaming site Twitch, even though he has major beef with Jeff Bezos (AMZN) Leah Millis/Reuters President Donald Trump has joined the video-streaming platform Twitch. Twitch is primarily used by gamers to broadcast what they'...
14:08, 2019-10-11

Trump just joined Amazon’s video game streaming site Twitch, even though he has major beef with Jeff Bezos (AMZN) Leah Millis/Reuters President Trump has joined video-streaming platform Twitch. Twitch is primarily used by gamers to broadcast what they're playing ...
12:08, 2019-10-11

Nancy Pelosi accused of using 'delaying tactics' with Donald Trump's impeachment trial in Senate House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is facing growing pressure from her own Democratic Party to stop delaying Donald Trump's impeachment trial in the Senate....
15:16, 2020-01-09

Democrats report little progress on USMCA following Mexico trip A delegation of congressional Democrats reported little progress in advancing the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade following a meeting Tuesday w...
22:44, 2019-10-08

Drug protections to be rolled back in USMCA, Mexico says A top Mexican official has claimed that protections for biologic drugs are being rolled back in the pending trade deal being negotiated by the Trump ...
01:00, 2019-12-05

White House and Democrats close on USMCA deal White House and Democratic negotiators are close to reaching a deal on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade, according to numerous sour...
22:08, 2019-12-09

Democrats back away from demand to reopen USMCA talks House Democrats are backing away from their demand that the Trump administration get its trade partners to renegotiate the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreeme...
01:28, 2019-06-26

Mexico and US trying to tweak USMCA rules about settling disputes The U.S. and Mexico are working on adding a side deal to the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade to address Democrats’ concerns over the deal’s dis...
03:24, 2019-07-06

USMCA talks challenge USTR’s enforcement dream Don’t mark your calendar for China talks yet — IMF doesn’t back Trump on China currency battle...
16:52, 2019-08-12

Tech, unions, and dairy among the biggest winners with USMCA The House passage of President Trump’s United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade was bipartisan, but the praise wasn’t universal. Like most trad...
06:48, 2019-12-21

Siding with unions, House Democrats say USMCA is not ready House Democratic leaders dashed hopes Tuesday that the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade is nearly ready for a floor vote....
00:12, 2019-11-20

Freshman Democrats skeptical about USMCA deal by year's end Freshman Democrats on Tuesday emerged from a trade meeting with a key labor leader with little confidence that the House would vote on President Dona...
20:28, 2019-11-19

USMCA's fate up to Pelosi, White House official says The fate of President Trump's U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade is entirely based on whether House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., agrees to sche...
22:04, 2019-05-29

USMCA 'increasingly unlikely' to pass this year, Chuck Grassley says Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley said Wednesday that the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade "looked increasingly unlikely" to pass...
21:20, 2019-10-23

Grassley pins blame on USMCA hold-up on impeachment Senate Finance Chairman Chuck Grassley on Friday blamed House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for holding up passage of the new North American trade pact after ...
21:16, 2020-01-10

A dozen unions lean on Congress: Fix or oppose USMCA Trump to give speech on trade — German automakers hope investments will save them from tariffs...
16:16, 2019-11-07

Grassley pins blame on USMCA holdup on impeachment Senate Finance Chairman Chuck Grassley on Friday blamed House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for holding up passage of the new North American trade pact after ...
22:28, 2020-01-10

Grassley pins blame for USMCA holdup on impeachment Senate Finance Chairman Chuck Grassley on Friday blamed House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for holding up passage of the new North American trade pact after ...
23:00, 2020-01-10

US, Mexico, Canada to finalize USMCA trade deal Canada, Mexico and the United States have reached an agreement on a revised North American free trade pact. The deal, seen as a replacement for the 2...
20:44, 2019-12-10

US, Mexico, Canada sign USMCA trade deal Canada, Mexico and the United States have reached an agreement on a revised North American free trade pact. The deal, seen as a replacement for the 2...
21:40, 2019-12-10

Trump announces deal with Canada, Mexico to scrap ‘major’ tariffs; urges Congress to approve 3-nation trade agreement WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump announces deal with Canada, Mexico to scrap ‘major’ tariffs; urges Congress to approve 3-nation trade agreement....
20:48, 2019-05-17

Mexico president gives Democrats the pledges they were looking for on USMCA trade deal Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador vowed in writing Thursday to pursue the labor reforms that House Democrats say are crucial if they are ...
23:56, 2019-10-17

No provisions in USMCA to change U.S. pharmaceutical patent laws: Lighthizer The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement has no provisions that would force changes to U.S. laws with respect to pharmaceutical companies, U.S. Trad...
17:56, 2019-06-18