More Republicans are expressing anxiety over plans to repeal Obamacare before reaching agreement on a replacement plan. And now one GOP senator has said clearly the two steps should happen simultaneously. The senator ...

James Clapper, Director of National Intelligence, testifies at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, on Jan.5, 2017. (WASHINGTON) — The CIA has identified Russian officials who fed material hacked from the Democratic ...

Vice President-elect Mike Pence on Wednesday called for a swift but "smooth" repeal of the Affordable Care as President Barack Obama visited Capitol Hill in the hopes of protecting his signature legislative achievement ...

Hawkish US Republican Senator John McCain has once again accused Moscow of waging a war against the United States. McCain said on Wednesday Russia’s alleged cyberattacks against US political organizations to influence ...

Gov. John Kasich (R-Ohio) will attend President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration in Washington, according to a report from The Columbus Dispatch on Wednesday. The Dispatch said Kasich will arrive in Washington on ...

Democrats and Republicans are honing their lines of attack for a battle over ObamaCare repeal that is likely to consume Washington for much of the year.  The messaging war started in earnest Wednesday on Capitol Hill, ...

WASHINGTON — Hardening battle lines for the brawl to come, President Barack Obama urged congressional Democrats to "look out for the American people" in defending his legacy health care overhaul, while Vice ...

WASHINGTON — Vice President Joe Biden plans to partner with the University of Delaware on an economic and domestic policy initiative after leaving the White House. That's according to an aide to Biden who requested ...

Rex Tillerson, U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of state, has won over some Republicans on Capitol HIll, but Democrats said they want more time to scrutinize his ties to Exxon Mobil and Russia. ...

By the end of the month, Republicans will control both Congress and the White House — but Democrats think they can control the narrative. President Obama took a rare trip to Capitol Hill on Wednesday to ...

It’s a big hiring day for the incoming Trump White House. President-elect Donald Trump has picked Katie Walsh as deputy to chief of staff Reince Priebus (ryns PREE’-bus). Walsh worked for Priebus at the Republican ...

CAPITOL HILL —  In a clash of current and future administrations, President Barack Obama went to Congress Wednesday hoping to preserve his signature healthcare law, while Vice President-elect Mike Pence visited the ...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday essentially killed any notion of a special committee to investigate Russia’s possible role in cyberhacks of the DNC as the nation’s top intelligence leaders ...

President Obama urged Democrats to fight Republican efforts to repeal ObamaCare during a rare trip Wednesday to Capitol Hill. The current president challenged lawmakers to take on an uphill fight even as Vice ...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The Latest on the inauguration ceremony for Gov. Gary Herbert and other Utah officials (all times local): 11:45 a.m. SALT LAKE CITY - Gary Herbert kicked off what he says will be his last four ...

(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.)Good evening. Here’s the latest.1. President Obama went to Capitol Hill to urge Democrats to fight to maintain his signature health initiative, the Affordable ...

Donald Trump’s Cabinet nominees began to blanket Capitol Hill this week, holding private meetings with senators as Republican-run committees schedule a slew of confirmation hearings next week, hoping to trample ...

The U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee is to hold a briefing Thursday for members to learn more about the Obama administration's response to suspected Russian interference in the 2016 election and harassment of ...

President-elect Donald Trump’s broadside against the intelligence community is dividing Capitol Hill Republicans, with some ready to pounce on Trump’s skepticism that Russia interfered with the U.S. elections and ...

Vice President-elect Mike Pence on Wednesday called for a swift but "smooth" repeal of the Affordable Care as President Barack Obama visited Capitol Hill in the hopes of protecting his signature legislative achievement ...