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US-Military-Gen-Dunford-111717.jpg The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (CJCS) has warned that the United States' military advantage against near-peer competitors Russia and China is eroding, and it is no longer as decisive as it was some years ago. General Joseph Dunford sounded the alert while speaking at the Tufts University's...

OrrinHatch-111717.jpg Republican members of the Senate Finance Committee voted Thursday to approve their version of tax reform legislation. The committee voted 14 to 12 in favor of the $1.5 trillion tax reform bill, with the vote coming down strictly along party lines. The Senate version of the tax reform bill includes...

SenatorFranken-leeanntweeden-111717.jpg Senator Al Franken has apologized over a sexual misconduct allegation by radio host Leeann Tweeden, and said he is ready to face a Senate Ethics Committee probe. Tweeden, who works as a news anchor in KABC in Los Angeles for a morning radio show, narrated Thursday on its website two incidents purportedly...

us-capitol-111617.jpg House Republicans easily approved their tax reform bill on Thursday, although final passage of legislation remains less than a certainty. The House voted 227 to 205 in favor of their tax reform legislation known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, with the vote coming down largely along party lines. However,...

Trump-HouseDemocrats-111617.jpg A small group of House Democrats have signed a resolution to introduce in the House of Representatives five articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, accusing him of obstruction of justice and other offenses. The articles of impeachment were authored by Steve Cohen (D-TN), the ranking...

Roymoore-111617.jpg An opinion poll conducted after five women accused Roy Moore of making sexual advances towards them shows a dramatic turn against him in the run-up to the Alabama Senate Special election. According to the results of a poll from the National Republican Senatorial Committee (NRSC), Moore was trailing...

Biden-Trump-111517.jpg Former Vice President Joe Biden has better prospects of a win over President Donald Trump in a hypothetical 2020 presidential election, according to a new national poll. Only 35 percent of voters would choose to reelect Trump in 2020, while 46 percent would vote for Biden, the Politico/Morning Consult...

Speaker-Paul-Ryan-111417.jpg House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., has joined a growing chorus of Republican lawmakers that have called on Roy Moore to drop out of the Alabama Senate race. In a news conference on Tuesday, Ryan indicated he believes the women that have accused Moore of sexual misconduct. "He should step aside,"...

RoyMoore-111417.jpg Amid allegations of sexual misconduct, a new Morning Consult/Politico survey found that a majority of registered voters think Roy Moore should drop out of the Alabama senate race. Sixty percent of voters said Moore should not continue his run for Senate compared to just 16 percent that said the former...

FBI-hatecrimes-111417.jpg Senator Richard Blumenthal renewed his call for passage of legislation to strengthen federal laws that combat bias-motivated threats and attacks. The Democratic lawmaker from Connecticut made the call after the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) released new data showing increase in hate crime...

Congressman-Gene-Green-111417.jpg Longtime Democratic Congressman Gene Green, D-Tex., announced Monday he will not run for re-election next year. In a statement, Green expressed confidence that he could win re-election but said he has decided it is time to be more involved in the lives of his children and grandchildren. "I have...

RoyMoore-111417.jpg The number of Republicans calling for Roy Moore to drop out of the Alabama Special election to the Senate has grown with a fresh allegation of sexual assault surfacing against him. In a news conference Monday, Beverly Young Nelson said Moore tried to rape her after offering a ride home from her job...

AlexAzar-111317.jpg President Donald Trump announced Monday he is nominating former pharmaceutical company executive Alex Azar as secretary of the U.S. Health and Human Services Department. Azar, a prominent Obamacare critic, previously served as president of Lilly USA, LLC, the largest affiliate of global biopharmaceutical...

RoyMoore-Alabama-111317.jpg The latest poll conducted after Roy Moore faced allegations of sexual misconduct shows that the race has become very tough for the GOP nominee in the Alabama Special election to the Senate. According to the results of a poll from the Republican-leaning firm JMC Analytics and Polling Sunday, Moore...

As U.S. President Donald Trump left China to attend the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Vietnam on Friday, first lady Melania stayed behind in the country for sight seeing. Friday, the first lady spent some time at the Beijing Zoo's panda exhibit, then toured the Great Wall. "This...

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