Politics

For the CDC, These 7 Words Are Off Limits

They're not exactly on par with George Carlin's famous list , but the CDC now has a list of forbidden words all its own. That is, the White House has told the health agency not to use the words in any budget documents being prepared for next year, reports the Washington...

Judicial nominee's struggles at Senate hearing go…

Raw video: Matthew Petersen, a member of the Federal Election Commission who has been nominated for a judgeship on the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, struggles to answer Sen. Kennedy during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing.

A Federal Judge Blocked The Trump…

The judge said the Affordable Care Act doesn't allow the government to create "sweeping exemptions" to its contraception mandate.

US: North Korea Must 'Earn Its Way Back To The…

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told the United Nations on Friday that North Korea must stop its "threatening behavior" before talks can begin.

Moore tells supporters 'battle is not over' in…

Republican Roy Moore is telling supporters "the battle is not over" in Alabama's Senate race as he asks for campaign donations and any reports of voting irregularities

Commuters lose transit, parking, biking benefits…

Count commuters among the losers in the Republican tax bill that the House and Senate are expected to vote on next week

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Report: Lisa Bloom sought donor cash for Trump…

The Hill reported Friday that Bloom worked with campaign donors and tabloid media outlets to arrange compensation for the alleged victims and a commission for herself.

The House And The Senate Just Revealed Their…

Both chambers are expected to vote on the bill Monday and Tuesday. Lawmakers hope to send it to President Donald Trump's desk by Christmas.

House Ethics Committee Launches Fourth…

The committee is now investigating Reps. Ruben Kihuen, John Conyers, Trent Franks and Blake Farenthold.

Tax bill boosts oil, gas drilling _ and renewable…

A tax bill moving forward in Congress would boost traditional forms of energy such as oil and gas while also supporting renewable energy such as wind and solar power

'This is happening': GOP revels in…

Republicans working to execute their first major legislative achievement of Donald Trump's presidency appear to have secured the votes to pass a massive tax overhaul that Trump hoped to present to the American people for Christmas

Rep. John Ratcliffe on finalizing the GOP tax bill

Texas congressman provides insight on 'Your World.'

2 Senate Republican Holdouts Say They're A 'Yes…

Sen. Bob Corker and Sen. Marco Rubio opposed the bill for different reasons, but both say they've gotten on board with the plan.

GOP Senator Says 'All Bets Are Off' If North…

Sen. Lindsey Graham said he thinks there's a 3 in 10 chance the Trump administration goes for a military option with North Korea.

Highlights of GOP compromise bill to overhaul tax code

Republican-written tax bill now before Senate, House

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Americans pessimistic about Trump, country…

Americans are painting a pessimistic view of the country and President Donald Trump as 2017 comes to a close

Alabama Senate race The religious and political…

Spirited Debate: Dr. Alex McFarland and Ellen Ratner on the revealing nature of the Alabama Senate race and how is exposed not just a political schism but a religious divide as well.

Why Paul Ryan Might Decide To Retire In 2018

Paul Ryan shut down reports that he'll retire next year, but there are lots of reasons he might be considering it.

Marco Rubio Says He's A 'No' On The Tax Bill…

If Senate Republicans lose two more votes, the bill will likely be unable to pass.

On Trump turf, GOP still seeks North Dakota Senate candidate

Republicans in North Dakota, where Donald Trump won last year by one of his largest margins, are struggling to line up a big-name challenger in a prime opportunity to unseat Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp.

The Latest: Trump slams investigators at…

President Donald Trump has unleashed a blistering attack on the FBI's leadership

Bondi on Mueller probe: Start with a brand new…

Florida attorney general speaks out on 'Your World' about anti-Trump text messages between FBI agents.

Rep. Farenthold Not Seeking Re-election After…

House Speaker Paul Ryan announced Rep. Blake Farenthold will retire after his current term.

Pence Is Pushing Back His Trip To Israel

The vice president is sticking around for the expected vote on Republicans' tax overhaul. His presence there could be crucial.

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Female candidate quits Kansas race over 2005 harassment suit

A female congressional candidate has dropped out of the Kansas race over a 12-year-old lawsuit accusing her of sexually harassing a male subordinate

Mourners bow, pray over casket of San Francisco…

Government workers, local celebrities and residents who didn't personally know late San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee streamed past his body to say goodbye to the city's leader of seven years

Repeal of Johnson Amendment in new tax bill…

Spirited Debate: Dr. Alex McFarland and Ellen Ratner on whether the Johnson Amendment keeps politics out of religion, or if it prevents clergy members from talking about moral issues that are political hotbeds.