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Devin-nunes-032217.jpg House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., has revealed that communications by President Donald Trump and members of his transition team may have been monitored by the intelligence community. Nunes said the information seems to have been collected legally as part of normal, incidental collection.

MikePence-032217.jpg Despite reports suggesting House Republicans do not have the votes, Vice President Mike Pence expressed confidence Wednesday that the GOP bill to repeal and replace Obamacare will be approved. Pence indicated in an interview with Birmingham radio station 99.5 that the administration is not considering...

PresidentTrump3-032217.jpg President Donald Trump will attend a NATO summit in May amid questions about his level of support for the alliance. A statement released by White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer on Tuesday said Trump will travel to Brussels, Belgium, for the meeting of NATO heads of state and government on May 25th. Spicer...

suzanne-rice-032217.jpg Former National Security Adviser Susan Rice has warned false statements by President Donald Trump's administration could potentially pose profound dangers to U.S. national security. In an op-ed piece for the Washington Post, Rice pointed to Trump's unsubstantiated claims of wiretapping by former...

The Defense Department is committed to promoting an environment where all service members are treated with dignity and respect, Anthony M. Kurta, performing the duties of undersecretary of defense for personnel and readiness, told a House panel Tuesday. Kurta appeared before the House Armed Services'...

Both Houses of the US Congress have approved a bill that would allow aerial hunting of black bears, wolves, and coyotes in Alaska's 16 National Wildlife Refuges. In late 2016, the Obama administration prohibited the use of cruel traps like leg holds and snares as well as the act of invading these...

US-NorthKorean-032217.jpg The White House said the United States is exploring new diplomatic, security and economic options targeting North Korea, which claims to be developing a long-range missile capable of hitting the US mainland with an atomic warhead. Responding to a question during a routine news conference Tuesday,...

USCapitol-032217.jpg With the House set to vote on a bill to repeal and replace Obamacare on Thursday, a Politico/Morning Consult poll found that voters are mostly likely to say Republicans are moving too fast. The poll showed that 43 percent of voters think Republicans in Congress are moving too fast.

US-Mexico-032217.jpg Three Democratic members of the California Assembly have introduced a legislation opposing US President Donald Trump's plan to build a wall along the US-Mexico border. Assembly members Phil Ting, Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher (D-San Diego), and Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella) announced legislation requiring...

NeilGorsuch-032117.jpg Federal appeals court judge Neil Gorsuch faced intense grilling from lawmakers on Tuesday in the second day of hearings on his nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court. Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee repeatedly sought to get Gorsuch to take positions on issues such as workers rights and gun control, but the judge refused to take the bait.

DonaldTrump-Aston-032117.jpg With a vote on a House Republican plan to repeal and replace Obamacare looming, President Donald Trump traveled to Capitol Hill on Tuesday in an effort to shore up support for the bill. Trump expressed his strong support for the bill in a closed-door meeting with the House Republican conference and...

SkimMilk-032117.jpg U.S. Federal appeal court has ruled that Skim milk can not be termed as "imitation milk product." The verdict is against Florida's state law that defines food items of nutritionally inferior to the original product as "imitation product." Florida has been considering skim milk as inferior as it lacks...

Meadows-032117.jpg Reflecting continued uncertainty about the fate of the Republican plan to repeal and replace Obamacare, the leader of the House Freedom Caucus said the group would not take an official position on the bill but still predicted that it would not pass.

Cardin-Lugar-Trump-032117.jpg The authors of the Cardin-Lugar Amendment have called on the Trump administration to overrule the Interior Department's announcement rescinding a rule forcing US extraction firms to disclose their payments to foreign governments. U.S. Senator Ben Cardin and former Senator Dick Lugar, who drafted a...

Setting a new record-high for spring travel, the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines expects 145 million passengers - nearly 2.4 million per day - to fly globally on U.S. airlines between March 1 and April 30. This is an increase of 4 percent over last spring's 140 million passengers,...

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