SENATE

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 06: US President Donald Trump speaks as Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) (L) and House Speaker Paul Ryan listen during a meeting with House and Senate leadership in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, on June 6, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images)

Donald Trump Steps Up Feud With Mitch McConnell And Paul Ryan

President Donald Trump on Thursday lashed out at Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), continuing a growing feud with congressional leaders in his own pa...
BIRCH RUN, MI - AUGUST 11: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a press conference before delivering the keynote address at the Genesee and Saginaw Republican Party Lincoln Day Event August 11, 2015 in Birch Run, Michigan. This is Trump's first campaign event since his Republican debate last week. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Trump's Border Wall Could Cause A Government Shutdown

WASHINGTON ― President Donald Trump is threatening a government shutdown if congressional Democrats do not give in to his demands to fund a border wall in a spending bill next month, but Democrats do...
WASHINGTON - MARCH 23: U.S. President Barack Obama (R) signs the Affordable Health Care for America Act as Marcelas Owens looks on during a ceremony with fellow Democrats in the East Room of the White House March 23, 2010 in Washington, DC. The landmark bill was passed by the House of Representatives Sunday after a 14-month-long political battle that left the legislation without a single Republican vote. Owen's mother got sick, lost her job, lost her health insurance, and then lost her life. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Obamacare Survived Because It Has Made Life Better For Millions

The Affordable Care Act has survived yet another effort to snuff it out. And one reason is a simple reality that Republicans have rarely been willing to admit ― to their supporters, to the general pub...
WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 25: Senator John McCain R-AZ, departs after returning to the Senate to vote on health care legislation on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on July 25, 2017.(Photo by Oliver Contreras/For The Washington Post via Getty Images)

John McCain Defends Health Care Vote As 'The Right Thing To Do'

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) explained his decision to vote against the Republican health care bill early Friday by saying that the legislation "fell short" of "meaningful reform." Skinny repeal fell...