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FTC-Building-101917.jpg President Donald Trump intends to nominate antitrust attorney Joseph Simons as chairman of the Federal Trade Commission, the White House announced on Thursday. Simons, who served as an FTC official under President George W. Bush, is currently a partner and co-chair of the antitrust group at law firm Paul Weiss.

Trump-Thumb-101817.jpg While Democrats have largely been critical of the Republican tax reform plan, President Donald Trump has claimed the proposal has some bipartisan support. Trump suggested to reporters ahead of a meeting with members of the Senate Finance Committee on Wednesday that "people on both sides" support the tax reform plan.

Frederica-Wilson-101817.jpg President Donald Trump has vehemently denied a Congresswoman's accusation that he made insensitive remarks to the widow of a U.S. soldier killed in an ambush in Niger. Trump claimed in a post on Twitter on Wednesday that Congresswoman Frederica Wilson, D-Fla., had "totally fabricated" the story.

StevenMnuchin-101817.jpg President Donald Trump has frequently touted the strength seen on Wall Street since his election, but Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has warned the stock markets could see a significant pullback if Republican lawmakers fail in their efforts to pass tax reform.

President-Trump5-101717.jpg Aides to former President Barack Obama have launched harsh attacks on President Donald Trump after the president claimed that his predecessor did not call the families of fallen U.S. service members. Trump suggested during a press conference with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ken., on...

TomMarino-101717.jpg President Donald Trump announced Tuesday that Congressman Tom Marino, R-Penn., has withdrawn from consideration to serve as the nation's next drug czar. "Rep. Tom Marino has informed me that he is withdrawing his name from consideration as drug czar. Tom is a fine man and a great Congressman!" Trump said in a post on Twitter.

Trump-Asiapacific-101717.jpg The White House has announced the final itinerary of President Donald Trump's extensive five-nation Asia tour next month. The President will visit Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam and the Philippines during his November 3-14 tour. Trump's maiden trip to the region as President is aimed to underscore...

DonaldTrump4-101317.jpg Claiming some people are taking advantage of the system, President Donald Trump said Monday his administration is looking very strongly at welfare reform. Trump brought up the issue of welfare reform at a Cabinet meeting he said would include a discussion about reducing excessive government spending.

President-Trump3-101617.jpg President Donald Trump continued his push for tax reform while also attacking Democrats in posts to Twitter on Monday. "Art Laffer just said that he doesn't know how a Democrat could vote against the big tax cut/reform bill and live with themselves!" Trump tweeted.

DonaldTrump4-101317.jpg President Donald Trump announced Friday he will decertify Iran's compliance with an international nuclear agreement, claiming that the Islamic republic is not living up to the spirit of the deal. Trump stopped short of pulling out of the deal, however, giving Congress sixty days to decide whether to re-impose sanctions on Iran.

DonaldTrump1-101317.jpg As part of an effort to dismantle Obamacare through executive action, President Donald Trump plans to eliminate subsidiaries paid to insurers under the healthcare law. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders announced the decision in a statement sent to reporters Thursday night.

trump-Sign-101217.jpg With Republicans in Congress unable to pass legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare, President Donald Trump is taking executive action he claims will provide millions of Americans with relief from the controversial healthcare law. Trump signed an executive order Thursday directing the administration...

President-Trump2-101217.jpg Puerto Rico continues to reel from the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria, but President Donald Trump has said federal aid for the island cannot go on forever. Trump made a series of posts about Puerto Rico to Twitter on Thursday and seemed to hint at pulling out emergency responders. "We cannot...

DonaldTrump-101217.jpg While voters offered a positive assessment of the economy in a new Quinnipiac University national poll, a majority of voters still disapprove of the way President Donald Trump is handling his job. The poll found that 61 percent of voters described the state of the nation's economy as "excellent" or...

DonaldTrump1-101117.jpg Noting the move by stocks to record highs since his election, President Donald Trump predicted Wednesday that his tax reform proposal would provide an additional boost to Wall Street and the economy. "Stock Market has increased by 5.2 Trillion dollars since the election on November 8th, a 25% increase,"...

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