WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald J. Trump is expected to choose as director of national intelligence two-time Senator Dan Coats, a former ambassador to Germany, secret foodie and lover of all things Indiana who ...

While the majority of people from the United States identified as conservative over liberal in 2016, the gap between the two is shrinking, a recent survey by Gallup found. RELATED:It’s Time for US Progressives to ...

IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said Thursday that his agency has had “very positive discussions” with the Trump transition team. “They’ve been very straight-forward, very factual ... productive discussions,” ...

British Prime Minister Theresa May will meet with Donald Trump in Washington in the spring, a representative said, in the first visit with the new president by the leader of one of the United States' closest allies.In a ...

WASHINGTON ― In October 2015, with Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) vowing that he would restore regular order and give members more control over the House, nine Republicans ― 10, if you count one member abstaining ― said ...

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 ...

Political comment and analysis is rife with labels, such as "right", "left", "wet", "dry", "conservative", "progressive", "liberal", and a multiplicity of others, and their variants and shades. Indeed, there has almost ...

France's far-right leader Marine Le Pen has outlined plans for France to leave the euro should she win this year's presidential election. But she proposed Europe could return to a parallel Ecu-like common unit in a bid ...

More Americans identify themselves as political conservatives as opposed to politically liberal or moderates, according to data crunched by a new nationwide Gallup poll. The polling firm, which claims to be measuring ...

ANALYSIS/OPINION: Winston Churchill once noted, “If you’re not a liberal at 20, you have no heart, and if you’re not a conservative at 40, you have no head.” That might explain — at least in part — why the ...

In his first speech as Senate minority leader, New York Sen. Chuck Schumer warned President-elect Donald Trump against adopting a “Twitter presidency,” adding that Trump would fail if he refuses to take the ...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was questioned Monday at his residence by Israeli authorities, who hinted that the leader was suspected of corruption. Netanyahu has routinely denied charges, which he blamed ...

NFL analyst and former Redskins quarterback Joe Theismann offered up a sizzling take on Tuesday about the San Francisco 49ers team awards. Theismann, who’s made no secret of his conservative political views, ...

You know it’s time to stop when even your friends tell you something's not right. Horst Seehofer, the leader of Germany’s CSU, the sister party of Angela Merkel’s CDU, has called for the Chancellor to review the ...

Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) said early Wednesday that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is a “sycophant for Russia.” “He leaks, he steals data and compromises national security,” Ryan told conservative radio host ...

"Probably not." That's Barnaby Joyce's blunt view on whether former prime minister Tony Abbott is being helpful in speaking out on a range of issues during the summer period. As Coalition MPs and Prime Minister Malcolm ...

WASHINGTON — Speaker Paul D. Ryan was re-elected to another term by the House on Tuesday, retaining the gavel as Republicans prepared to reverse reams of Obama administration policies in an era of unified Republican ...

Police in Alabama arrested six civil rights activists staging a sit-in at Senator Jeff Sessions' office on Tuesday to protest his nomination for U.S. Attorney General, criticizing his record on voting rights and race ...

Megyn Kelly, one of the star anchors at Rupert Murdoch’s Fox News, will leave for rival NBC News, making the leap to a mainstream broadcast network from the conservative-leaning cable giant. Kelly will host a daytime ...

For Megyn Kelly, the shift from Fox News to NBC — where she will host a daily daytime show and a Sunday newsmagazine program — will be a test of whether she can connect with a broader audience in a different format ...