Obama Administration

Kushner Given Access to Classified Intelligence

Jared Kushner was granted access to classified intelligence reports despite not having a security clearance, the New Yorker reports.Kushner was added …

Politics

Mulvaney: Obama Administration Weaponized the Last Shutdown, It Won’t Happen This Time

Shortly before metaphorically setting Jim Acosta on fire and chasing him around the White House press room, Office of Management and Budget Director …

Conservative View

President Trump Addresses the 45th March for Life

Forty-five years ago, Nellie Gray left her job as a Labor Department attorney and soon began running a small nonprofit out of her home. Today, that …

Mike Pence

Trump to meet British PM May in Davos next week

US President Donald Trump plans to meet Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May at the World Economic Forum in Davos next week, the White House said …

Brexit

Trump, Theresa May to meet at Davos economic forum

President TrumpDonald John TrumpDems flip Wisconsin state Senate seat Sessions: 'We should be like Canada' in how we take in immigrants GOP rep: …

Theresa May

President Trump Revokes Obama-Era Planned Parenthood Protections

(WASHINGTON/NEW YORK) – U.S. health officials on Friday said they were revoking legal guidance issued by the Obama Administration that had sought to …

Rights & Freedoms

Mulvaney: Democrats Want a Shutdown, But We Won't Be Weaponzing One Like the Obama Administration Did

Speaking from the White House briefing room Friday morning, Budget Director Mitch Mulvaney reassured Americans that if a government shutdown goes …

Conservative View

James Woods Rails at CVS Pharmacy: 'The Service Is Now Horrible'

“I’ll never use #CVS again,” actor tweets<p>Hey, Walgreens; you might have a new customer coming your way.<p>Actor and noted conservative James Woods aimed …

CVS Pharmacy

Donald Trump snubs Theresa May yet again, opts to meet Macron instead

Trump ignores special relationship to meet Emmanuel Macron.<p>Tensions between Britain and the US look set to increase after it was reported that Donald …

Donald Trump

Are We Still a Nation of Laws or One of Men?

Lawless<p>Posted: Jan 19, 2018 10:06 AM<p>A Nation of Laws, Not of Men. These words are engraved in stone atop the pillars of many a courthouse across our …

Conservative View

An opportunity for Pakistan

From the first day in office, Donald Trump has deliberately instigated controversies one after the other. He cancelled the Iran nuclear deal that the …

Pakistan

President Trump Is Against the Government Shutdown. But He Encouraged Them in the Past

President Donald Trump is arguing that a looming government shutdown would be “devastating,” but over the past five years he’s repeatedly praised …

Donald Trump

Can Republicans Avoid the Blame for Shutting Down the Government?

<i>This article first appeared on Dorf on Law.</i><p>As I write this column, it is still unclear whether there will be another government shutdown.<p>If nothing …

Government

Donald Trump reveals the winners of his Fake News Awards

The US President has a tumultuous relationship with the media<p>US President Donald Trump has revealed the winners of the inaugural ‘Fake News …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump Keeps Arguing a Shutdown Will 'Devastate' the Military. That's Not Exactly True

President Donald Trump has repeatedly argued that a looming government shutdown would hurt the military.<p>As Congress debates whether to pass a …

U.S. Politics

What to Do About Russia, China, North Korea, and Iran?

In late October 2015, I was an Armed Services Committee staffer responsible for the Asia-Pacific and Middle East policy portfolios. We had just …

South China Sea

Tillerson To Visit Britain—And The New U.S. Embassy in London That Trump Hates

A week after President Donald Trump refused to visit Britain to help open a new U.S. embassy that he lambasted as a "bad deal," Secretary of State …

World Leaders

The World Obama Tried to Make

The key shot in <i>The Final Year</i>, the new documentary by Greg Barker about the Obama Administration’s foreign policy team in 2016, is an image of …

Liberal View

Rebuffing Netanyahu, Trump says US embassy won’t move to Jerusalem within year

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday denied the US would relocate its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem within a year, rejecting …

Israel

Donald Trump's Tweets Really Matter. These 27 Examples Prove It

President Donald Trump’s critics have long argued whether his tweets are a distraction from the more important policy decisions being made behind the …

Politics

Dept. of Education proposes disclosure of pre-dispute arbitration agreements by schools receiving Title IV aid for student borrowers

Article ByJohn L. Culhane, Jr.Ballard Spahr LLPConsumer Finance MonitorThe Department of Education, in an issue paper submitted as part of negotiated …

Law

Anti-Trump protests in UK to attract thousands - even though US president cancelled journey

Protests will take place despite president cancelling trip to London.<p>Thousands of people are expected to take part in an anti-Donald Trump protest …

Barack Obama

Donald Trump cancelled his UK visit because he wouldn't get 'the love he believes he deserves', says Michael Wolff

Donald Trump did not cancel his visit to London over a “bad deal,” as he claimed, but out of fear that he would not be met with the adoring crowds he …

Donald Trump

Theresa May dodges question about Donald Trump attending the Royal wedding

<b>Theresa May has dodged a question about US President Donald Trump attending Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding.</b><p>During Prime Minister’s …

Donald Trump

Oregon, a reluctant enforcer of pot laws: Editorial valley

No matter how supportive Oregonians may be about marijuana legalization, they have to concede one point by U.S. Attorney Billy J. Williams: The state …

Cannabis

Portlandia People

When <i>Portlandia</i> first aired on Jan. 11, 2011, the show featured a sketch about a farm-to-table restaurant with ethically sourced chicken. Eight …

Barack Obama

Washington edges closer to a government shutdown

<i>First Read is your briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter.</i><p>WASHINGTON — We’ve been here before — Congress and the Trump White House facing a potential government shutdown — and each time the major players have backed …

U.S. Politics

Workplace Class Actions Soared in 2017

The monetary value of the top workplace class-action settlements rose dramatically in 2017, eclipsing the previous high reached two years earlier by …

CFOs

Trump cancelled UK trip because he wouldn't get 'the love he believes he deserves', says Fire and Fury author

"It is a president and a presidency that clearly... doesn't work," Michael Wolff said.<p>The author of a notorious book about the inner workings of the …

India News

Gov. Cuomo Asks That New York Be Exempt From Trump's Offshore Drilling Plans

Gov. Andrew Cuomo requested that New York be exempt from an offshore drilling expansion proposed by the Trump administration in a letter to the …

Ryan Zinke