Politics

Trump May Pursue Border Wall Without New Bill

Congressional Republicans and Donald Trump’s transition team are exploring whether they can make good on Trump’s promise of a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border without passing a new bill on…

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Trump to GOP, Dems: Start Writing New Health-Care Law

Donald Trump is urging Republicans and Democrats to “get together” to design a replacement for President Barack Obama’s health-care law. The president-elect, in a series of Thursday morning tweets, wrote…

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Obama Says He’d Have Beaten Trump in Election

President Barack Obama said in an interview released Monday that he would have beaten Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump “if I had run again,” delivering an implicit criticism of Hillary…

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Clinton Wins Popular Vote by Nearly 2.9 Million

Hillary Clinton received nearly 2.9 million more votes than President-elect Donald Trump, giving her the largest popular vote margin of any losing presidential candidate. Certified results in all 50 states…

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Despite Protests, Trump Cruises to Electoral College Victory

There were many protesters but few faithless electors as Donald Trump won the Electoral College vote Monday — ensuring he will become America’s 45th president. An effort by anti-Trump forces…

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Obama Vows Retaliation for Suspected Russian Hacking

President Barack Obama is promising that the U.S. will retaliate against Russia for its suspected meddling in America’s election process, an accusation the Kremlin has vehemently denied. Amid calls on…

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