Politics

Manafort Offers to Talk to House Panel

Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager and a key figure in investigations into the Trump campaign’s ties to Russia, has volunteered to be questioned by lawmakers as part…

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Senate Votes to Undo Privacy Rules That Protect User Data

The Republican-led Senate moved Thursday to undo Obama-era regulations that would have forced internet service providers like Comcast and Verizon to ask customers’ permission before they could use or sell…

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Republicans Delay Vote on Health-Care Bill

GOP House leaders delayed their planned vote Thursday on the American Health Care Act – a long-promised bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, better known as “Obamacare”…

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Top Senate Dem Opposes Gorsuch, Vows Filibuster

The top Senate Democrat said Thursday he will oppose President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch and lead a filibuster of the choice, setting up a politically charged…

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U.S. Probes Banking of Former Campaign Chairman Manafort

U.S. Treasury Department agents have recently obtained information about offshore financial transactions involving President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, as part of a federal anti-corruption probe into his…

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Report: Manafort Had Plan to Benefit Putin Government

President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, secretly worked for a Russian billionaire to advance the interests of Russian President Vladimir Putin a decade ago and proposed an ambitious…

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McConnell Warns Republicans on Health Bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell warned fellow Republicans Tuesday of political consequences if they oppose health care legislation coming up for a vote in the House this week. “I would…

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