Elections

Jeb Bush to Trump: 'Stop saying things that aren't true'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump "should stop saying things that aren't true," former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush said Tuesday.<p>Speaking on CBS Miami's "Facing South Florida," Trump's former rival for the GOP nomination told host Jim DeFede that the President's tweets -- and even the President …

Politics

Trump Is Beating Previous Presidents At Being Unpopular

President Trump reached a new low on FiveThirtyEight’s job-approval tracker this week, when his approval rating hit 41.3 percent. It’s a low for …

2016 U.S. Elections

It took Trump just 69 days to accomplish something that the country's most unpopular presidents took years to achieve

President Donald Trump needed just 69 days to plunge to a mark that past presidents such as Jimmy Carter, Richard Nixon, and George W. Bush took years to reach: an approval rating of 35% or lower in Gallup's survey.<p>Trump hit 35% in the Gallup daily tracker on Wednesday. Seven other presidents have …

2016 U.S. Elections

Dems intent on learning the wrong lesson from 2016

**Want FOX News Halftime Report in your inbox every day? Sign up here.**<p><b>On the roster: Dems intent on learning the wrong lesson from 2016</b> <b>-</b> <i>Former Obama official details bid to blow out Russia intel</i> <i>- Congress looks to kick the can on spending -</i> <b>McConnell vows: Gorsuch will be confirmed next week -</b> …

Voters

Donald Trump's approval rating sinks to another all-time low

President Donald Trump's approval rating continued to slide in Gallup's most recent daily tracking poll, falling to an abysmal 35% just 68 days into …

2016 U.S. Presidential Election

Trump political groups split over Mercer money

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The political network supporting Donald Trump has further splintered after the President's major influential donors on Wednesday formally defected to start their own group to air ads backing the White House.<p>The new group, Making America Great, said in a statement it plans to run …

Politics

Democratic Rep. appears ready to announce challenge to Cruz

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Rep. Beto O'Rourke of Texas said Wednesday he is preparing for a campaign announcement in El Paso and insisted GOP Sen. Ted Cruz is beatable.<p>"He's been running for president for four years while he should have been serving the people in Texas," said the 44-year-old …

Politics

Three-Fourths of Republicans Think Trump Was Wiretapped

Nearly three-fourths of Republicans think it is likely President Trump was wiretapped during the 2016 election, according to a CBS News poll, despite …

Politics

74% of Republicans think it's at least "somewhat likely" Trump Tower was wiretapped

Here’s a startling and depressing statistic: 74 percent of Republican voters think it’s at least “somewhat likely” that Donald Trump’s offices were wiretapped during the campaign — a conspiracy theory that has been conclusively shot down by the leaders of Trump’s own party and by the heads of both …

Politics

Big-Money Donors Mobilize to Save Trump’s Presidency

Donald Trump’s first 70 days in the Oval Office have been less than terrific.<p>The president’s first major immigration policy was struck down by the …

Politics

Poll: Americans dislike GOP's, Trump's plan on health care

WASHINGTON (AP) — Note to President Donald Trump and House Republicans: People really don't like your approach to overhauling America's health care. If you're hoping to revive the effort, you may want to try something different.<p>Sixty-two percent of Americans turned thumbs down on Trump's handling …

Health Care

Majority of GOP voters believe Trump’s wiretap claims: poll

Three-quarters of Republicans believe President Trump’s claims he was wiretapped at Trump Tower during the presidential election, a poll released …

2016 U.S. Elections

Exclusive: Republicans mostly blame Congress for healthcare reform failure - Reuters/Ipsos poll

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Republicans mostly blame the U.S. Congress, and not President Donald Trump or party leaders, for failing to pass their party's healthcare overhaul, according to a Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll released on Wednesday.<p>The March 25-28 poll asked who should take responsibility for the …

Health Care

Bernie Sanders: DNC ‘Absolutely’ Needs Massive Overhaul

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) said Wednesday that the Democratic National Committee "absolutely" needs a major overhaul, responding Wednesday to a NBC News report that new chairman Tom Perez intends to shake up the party's organizational structure and staffing.<p>The party "programmatically, in terms of …

Bernie Sanders

A Majority Of Americans Disagree With Donald Trump’s Hard-Line Stances On Climate Change

A new poll shows strong public support for remaining in the Paris Agreement and funding Energy Star.<p>Just this month, President Donald Trump issued an order to begin unraveling greenhouse gas regulations, flirted with exiting the Paris Agreement and proposed eliminating funding for climate change …

Climate Change

These Are the Democrats Voting Against Neil Gorsuch

Judge Neil Gorsuch's appointment to the Supreme Court could hit a major road block next week when his nomination is expected to reach the Senate floor.<p>An increasing number of Democrats have announced their opposition to the Supreme Court nominee as well as their support of a Democratic filibuster, …

Politics

Lexington: Donald Trump redrew the map to win office. He’s now lost

LexingtonDonald Trump redrew the map to win office. He’s now lost<p>Thinking about President Trump as il Presidente or sua Eccellenza<p>United States<p>Mar …

Business (UK)

Leather-Clad Hillary Clinton Comes Out Swinging at Trump for the First Time Since Losing the Election

A few weeks ago, Hillary Clinton announced that she was ready to come “out of the woods.” Now, she's back in the spotlight for good, sporting a hefty …

2016 U.S. Presidential Election

Senate Intelligence Leaders Detail Russian Meddling Probe

WASHINGTON—The Democratic and Republican leaders of the Senate Intelligence Committee offered assurances Wednesday that their investigation into purported Russian interference in the 2016 election was progressing smoothly after its House counterpart was plunged into chaos this week.<p>Sens. Richard …

Russia

Donald Trump now finds humor in his "grab them by the pussy" video scandal, report says

If you thought President Donald Trump felt remorse about the leaked tape that showed him bragging about sexually assaulting women, think again.<p>An</i> …

Donald Trump

Hillary Clinton Explained Why She's Not Done with Public Life Yet

She's still fighting.<p>Hillary Clinton is not stepping out of the public eye. Sure, she took a (completely understandable, well-deserved) break after the 2016 election, but she's here to say she's back.<p>Speaking at the Profession Businesswomen of California conference in San Francisco Tuesday, Clinton …

Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton Has a New Rhyming Mantra

Hillary Clinton gave her first major postelection speech in San Francisco on Tuesday. Addressing the attendees of the 28th Annual Professional …

Hillary Clinton

Poll: Trump less trusted than TV news outlets

President Trump is less trusted than several major television news outlets, according to a new poll.<p>A Monmouth University survey found that Trump is …

Journalism

Trump Says He’ll Work With Democrats, But Will Democrats Work With Him?

President Donald Trump told a bipartisan group of Senators Tuesday night that he's confident a health care deal will get done despite last week's collapse of the House Republican effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.<p>"I know that we're all going to make a deal on health care, that's …

Politics

It's a little late for Trump to try reaching out to Democrats

After Donald Trump won the presidency, he found himself in a seemingly enviable position: he would not only lead the executive branch, he also had a …

Trump proves he is ‘the gift that keeps on giving’

Americans either love or hate President Trump – and they’re opening their wallets to prove it.<p>Taking advantage of their control of Congress and the …

U.S. Secretary of Health

Cartoons: Donald Trump dealing with defeat

In this slideshow, these syndicated cartoonists illustrate how President Donald Trump could deal with his first huge defeat with a no-vote among …

2016 U.S. Presidential Election

Republicans have found their boogeyman for 2018 and it's a woman, of course

Republicans have been casting about for someone to blame for their rapid succession of moral, ideological and legislative failures ever since Donald …

2016 U.S. Elections

Jared Kushner Among People Being Interviewed in Senate's Trump-Russia Probe

Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr and Vice-Chair Mark Warner say the goal of the Senate's hearing is to examine Russian capability to influence global elections and determine exactly how big a role Russia played in the 2016 presidential election.

Politics

Trump Signals He's Ready to Work With Democrats

President Donald Trump is said to want to reach across the aisle and work with Democrats as he moves past the American Health Care Act with an eye …

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