Trump kills plan to cut billions in foreign…

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin warned President Donald Trump cutting foreign aid would be detrimental to national security and to bipartisan negotiations ahead of a shutdown deadline. | Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP Photo President Donald Trump has…

White House backs off foreign aid cuts

Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP Photo The White House will not move forward with a more than $4 billion proposal to cut foreign aid, according to multiple sources. Lawmakers from both parties objected to the plan, complaining…

Sarah Huckabee Sanders to join Fox News as…

Former White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, like President Donald Trump, heavily favored Fox News during her time in the White House. | Mark Wilson/Getty Images Former White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders…

McConnell warns Democrats against killing filibuster

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell warned Democrats that they would come to regret an attempt to abolish the legislative filibuster. | Win McNamee/Getty Images Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday issued a forceful defense…

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Youth wing of Flemish party offers to sell…

U.S. President Donald Trump | Mark Wilson/Getty Images US president can’t get his hands on Greenland, but what about southern Belgium? By Judith Mischke 8/22/19, 4:00 PM CET Updated 8/22/19, 4:06 PM CET The youth…

How Bernie Sanders would address climate change

Sen. Bernie Sanders is targeting 100 percent renewables by 2030 in a bid to be the most aggressive Democratic candidate on climate. | Stephen Maturen/Getty Images Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders on Thursday released his plan…

Hickenlooper to run for Senate in Colorado

Joe Skipper/Getty Images Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, who dropped out of the Democratic presidential primary race one week ago, announced Thursday that he will challenge Republican Sen. Cory Gardner in 2020. "I’m running to…

How Michael Bennet would support workers

Sen. Michael Bennet’s plan would create wage insurance for employees who lose a job they’ve had for more than three years. | Alex Wong/Getty Images Sen. Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) on Wednesday released a plan aimed…

A new tone from some Republicans on climate…

Rep. Earl Blumenauer has advocated the Green New Deal and said the conversation on climate "is a decidedly different tone than we’ve heard in recent years.” | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Republicans are beginning to feel…