White House press secretary Sean Spicer on Sunday defended President Donald Trump’s latest executive order on immigration and refugee vetting, arguing the Obama administration originally flagged the seven “countries of particular concern.” [...]
Judge grants emergency stay temporarily halting removal of those detained after Trump order. [...]
Co-sponsored by Rep. Ron DeSantis, (R-Florida), the bill would restrict senators to two six-year terms, and members of the House to three two-year terms. [...]
As Donald Trump's 20 January inauguration draws closer, the president-elect's administration is starting to take shape. What does it tell us about what we can expect from the Trump presidency?
Although the incoming president has to fill more than 4,000 executive branch jobs scattered across dozens of agencies, departments and bureaus, there are 21 top-level Cabinet positions that require Senate confirmation. So far the Trump transition team has announced nominees for 15 of the spots (a 16th, [...]
The US electoral college is expected to certify Donald Trump as president on Monday, despite a last-minute effort to thwart the Republican.
The institution's 538 electors will vote at state capitols nationwide.
A handful of Democratic electors have been organising a longshot bid to persuade their Republican counterparts to cast ballots against Mr Trump.
The process is usually a formality, but takes place this year amid claims Russian hackers tried to sway the vote.
With more than 30 [...]
President-elect Donald Trump leads in the Electoral College vote so far, as electors head to their state capitols to confirm Trump's victory.
As of 1:30 p.m. ET, 176 electoral votes had been cast for Trump, compared with 93 for Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, according to news reports across the various states. That's right in line with the results in the 26 states that have already cast their official Electoral College votes. [...]
In this OPINION piece from Joe Concha at TheHill.com, he contends Sinclair Media should have been more transparent in making a deal with Trump.
Our position is that ALL media companies should be more transparent in their political reporting, no matter who or what party it is.
Also, we believe it's a good thing that Sinclair presented the interviews without commenting one way or the other... it's those comments that, in our opinion, turns the interview, or rather the reporting of the interv [...]
Repeal of the 2010 health care law is a top priority as soon as Donald Trump takes office in January, Vice President-elect Mike Pence said in a Sunday television interview. [...]
Rep. Tulsi Gabbard discussed Syria, the Islamic State and al-Qaida during a meeting with President-elect Donald Trump on Monday, the Hawaii Democrat said in a statement that did not specify whether she's being considered for a post in the incoming administration. [...]
Mitt Romney is being considered for US secretary of state, Vice-President-elect Mike Pence confirms. [...]
President Obama on Tuesday dismissed the notion that he’s responsible for Donald Trump’s victory in the presidential election. [...]
Maria Bartiromo rips Jonathan Gruber over affordability of ObamaCare. [...]
President-elect Donald Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence have finished their first Presidential Daily Brief of sensitive national intelligence, according to a new report. [...]
While the President-elect has yet to announce any nominations to his Cabinet, sources in and around his circle say a number of the allies who stuck with the businessman through thick and thin are under consideration. [...]