Ed Royce

Warming US, Taiwan Ties on Display as President Tsai Ing-Wen Visits LA

This week Taiwan's president is in Los Angeles, marking the first time in 15 years that a Taiwanese leader is speaking publicly in the United States, …

China

Paul Ryan PAC Launching Ad Attacking Calif. Dem House Candidate

The Congressional Leadership Fund is set to launch a television ad accusing Gil Cisneros, a Democrat House candidate in California, of being a sexual …

Conservative View

Rep. Ed Royce on US relations with Russia, Turkey and Iran

Russia

Taiwan premier defiant on eve of US trip

"In going abroad, the whole world can see Taiwan; they can see our country as well as our support for democracy and freedom. We only need to be firm …

China

Snapping out of it: Trump orders Russian sanctions, finally

Credit the Trump administration for belatedly, begrudgingly punishing Russia for a state-sponsored attempted assassination.<p>But don’t gloss over those …

Sanctions

Royce: US needs to be 'more aggressive' on Russia

In an interview with Jake Tapper, Chairman of the U.S. House Committee on Foreign Affairs, Ed Royce discusses the divide between the White House and President Trump on Russia's interference in the 2016 elections.

Politics

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:<p>ABC's "This Week" — Jay Sekulow, member of President Donald Trump's legal team; Govs. …

Donald Trump

Republican unloads on Trump for missing deadline to hold Putin accountable for poisonings

A spate of mysterious poisonings in Britain has been linked to the Kremlin—yet so far, President Donald Trump has failed to commit to holding Russia …

Donald Trump

GOP Lawmaker Calls On Trump To Sanction Russia For UK Poisonings

Rep. Ed Royce says President Trump missed a statutory deadline to respond to the House Foreign Affairs Committee.<p>One Republican lawmaker is calling …

Donald Trump

Trump Ignoring Sanctions on Russia for Ex-Spy Attack: Royce

The Republican chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee is chastising President Donald Trump for ignoring a deadline to decide whether Russia …

Donald Trump

Democratic Congressional Candidate Campaigns On Opposition To Pelosi

3:34 PM 07/19/2018<p>Kathleen Williams, a Democratic House congressional candidate from Montana, released an ad saying she will not support Nancy Pelosi …

Conservative View

House bill would reform and extend flood insurance program

Reps. Ed Royce, R-Calif., and Earl Blumenauer, D-Ore., introduced a bipartisan package of legislation Tuesday to extend the National Flood Insurance …

Health Care

China urges United States to properly handle Taiwan issue

BEIJING (Reuters) - The United States should properly handle the Taiwan issue, so as to avoid harming two-way ties and stability in the Taiwan Strait, China’s Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday.<p>FILE PHOTO: Flags of Taiwan and U.S. are placed for a meeting between U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee …

China

Ed Royce Calls on Senate to Pass Syria Allies Sanction Bill

House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce Thursday called on the Senate to pass legislation to put pressure and sanctions on countries that …

Conservative View

Mnuchin Stands by Report Advising Against Russia Debt Sanctions

The Trump administration is standing by its advice to Congress against sanctioning Russian debt, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday, as …

Russia

With eye toward China, U.S. Congress eyes development finance overhaul

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Congress is developing legislation to overhaul the way the government lends money for foreign development projects, something lawmakers said on Wednesday was necessary to counter China’s growing influence.<p>FILE PHOTO: Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee Ed …

News (China)

Former campaign staffer becomes the third woman suing Trump to void her non-disclosure agreement

GOP Campaign Arm Scrambles To Pull Support From Yet Another Nazi<p>Published<p>21 hours ago<p>on<p>July 13, 2018<p>Bombshell Report Reveals Just How Predatory Trump …

Julian Assange

Kremlin says that Trump has invited Putin to drop by the White House UPDATE: Or maybe not

GOP Campaign Arm Scrambles To Pull Support From Yet Another Nazi<p>Published<p>21 hours ago<p>on<p>July 13, 2018<p>Bombshell Report Reveals Just How Predatory Trump …

Russia

Mueller Witness Took UAE Cash, Bankrolled Anti-Qatar Laws

George Nader, the mysterious Lebanese-American businessman who attended Trump campaign meetings with foreign officials during the presidential …

News (U.S.)

Trump congratulates Putin on his reelection, and gets blistered by McCain

President Trump recounted for reporters on Tuesday his "very good call" to congratulate newly reelected President Vladimir Putin, drawing a searing blast from Sen. John McCain, who said Trump had "insulted every Russian citizen who was denied the right to vote in a free and fair election."<p>"An …

Politics

Trump Administration Imposes Sweeping New Sanctions Against Russia Over Election Meddling

The administration is starting to get more aggressive in response to Russia’s 2016 election-meddling.<p>The Treasury Department on Thursday announced …

Russia

Lawmakers Urge Trump to Ramp Up Sanctions Against Russia Over Nerve-Agent Attack

Lawmakers on Thursday urged the Trump administration to impose further punishments against Russia after the U.S. and its European allies blamed …

Nerve Agents

Campaigns cry foul in national Democrats' interference in key House races

Campaign tactics by Democratic officials to ensure the party retakes control of the House this fall have sparked complaints from some candidates …

Government

GOP lawmakers: Trump's 'strong stand' on North Korea 'starting to work'

President Donald Trump's planned meeting with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un was met with cheers from many Republican lawmakers -- but some skepticism from others.<p>South Korea's national security director Chung Eui-yong said the two world leaders agreed to meet by May. Trump tweeted: “Great …

North Korea

Foreign Affairs Chair Ed Royce: 'Keep Applying Pressure' on NKorea

House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce said Thursday that the United States "can pursue more diplomacy, as we keep applying pressure ounce …

North Korea

GOP fundraiser is everywhere on social media, secretive as a foreign agent

Yuri Vanetik had already shepherded a wealthy Ukrainian lawmaker through the corridors of Congress to meet several GOP leaders last September by the …

Donald Trump Jr

Millennials' Climate Views Could Sway 10 House Elections This November

Millennial voters are poised to drive the U.S. debate on climate change—and they could have an oversized impact on 10 competitive congressional …

Science

If Democrats run in 2018 like they're running in California, they're in big trouble

Have the Democrats not learned anything from watching the war within the Republican Party? Apparently not.<p>If you’ve been in politics long enough, you’ve heard the phrase, “As goes California, so goes the nation.”<p>In the case of the 2018 midterm elections, this could spell bad news for Democrats and …

California

The Story Behind the California Democratic Party Convention’s Floor Fracas

The videos don’t exactly confirm intimidation, and the highly charged environment and tight deadlines of petition gathering can lead to …

Government

California Democrats show the party's competing shades of blue

SAN DIEGO — Sen. Dianne Feinstein, who has served in Congress since 1992, didn't receive the California Democratic Party endorsement this weekend. …

Democrats