Politics

Possible Shutdown, Health-Care Quagmire Awaiting Congress

Lawmakers returning to Washington this coming week will find a familiar quagmire on health-care legislation and a budget deadline dramatized by the prospect of a protracted battle between President Donald…

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Utah Rep. Chaffetz Says He Won’t Run for Re-Election

Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz, a Republican who doggedly investigated Hillary Clinton before the 2016 presidential election but declined to investigate President Donald Trump, said Wednesday he won’t run for re-election…

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President Trump Chooses Key Economics Adviser

President Donald Trump chose Kevin Hassett, an economics adviser to past Republican presidential candidates, on Friday to be chair of the White House Council of Economic Advisers. Hassett will play…

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AP NORC Poll: Most Americans Oppose Funding Border Wall

Most Americans oppose funding President Donald Trump’s wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, according to poll released Thursday by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research. The president gets higher…

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