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FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2017, file photo, Senate Judiciary Committee member Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, speaks during the committee's hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Cruz said he’s against the Republican bill that would erase much of President Barack Obama’s health law. If the Texas Republican sticks to that stand, GOP leaders will have little hope that their 11th-hour Senate push will survive. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
Opposition from GOP senators grows, jeopardizes health billRepublican opposition to the last-ditch GOP health care bill is swelling to near-fatal numbers
The Associated Press33 minutes ago
In this Sept. 22, 2017, photo President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Huntsville, Ala.  Trump says he wants to lure Democratic lawmakers to sign on to a Republican-crafted tax overhaul plan. But negotiators must grapple with the reality that any handouts to Democrats quickly could turn into turn-offs for the GOP. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
White House says tax plan to help business, middle classTreasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says a Republican tax overhaul plan expected to come out this week will offer help for the middle class and businesses
The Associated Press38 minutes ago
FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally for Sen. Luther Strange, R-Ala., in Huntsville, Ala. Trump is expected to announce new restrictions on travel to the U.S. as his ban on visitors from six Muslim-majority countries sunsets Sunday, Sept. 24, 90 days after it went into effect. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
Trump travel ban expires Sunday; new restrictions expectedPresident Donald Trump is considering whether to extend the ban on travelers from six Muslim-majority countries from entering the U.S.
The Associated Press47 minutes ago
FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2017, file photo, Senate Judiciary Committee member Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, speaks during the committee's hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Cruz said he’s against the Republican bill that would erase much of President Barack Obama’s health law. If the Texas Republican sticks to that stand, GOP leaders will have little hope that their 11th-hour Senate push will survive. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
The Latest: Sen. Cruz says he's against GOP health billSen. Ted Cruz says he's against the Republican bill that would erase much of President Barack Obama's health law
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, file photo, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin speaks at a press briefing at the Hilton Midtown hotel during the United Nations General Assembly, in New York. Mnuchin is defending President Donald Trump’s attacks on football players kneeling during the national anthem, saying they have “the right to have the First Amendment off the field.” Mnuchin said Sunday, Sept. 24, on ABC’s “This Week.” (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki, File)
Treasury chief: First Amendment for players _ off the fieldTreasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin thinks pro football players lose their right to free speech once they don pads and chinstraps and take the field
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Baltimore Ravens players kneel down during the playing of the U.S. national anthem before an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Wembley Stadium in London, Sunday Sept. 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
Trump tweet, NFL response escalate drama of Sunday gamesThe owners of the Baltimore Ravens, Super Bowl champion New England Patriots and other teams have joined a chorus of NFL executives criticizing President Donald Trump's suggestion that they fire players who kneel for the national anthem
The Associated Press2 hours ago
File - In this Sept. 18, 2017 file photo, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, discusses immigration reform before a group of students, faculty and others at California State University in Sacramento, Calif. Pelosi said Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, that she respects young immigrants who shouted her down at an event in San Francisco, but said their call for a comprehensive immigration overhaul was premature. Instead, lawmakers must focus on protecting young immigrants brought to the United States illegally as children, Pelosi said. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)
Pelosi trusts Trump to keep his word on young immigrantsHouse Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says she trusts President Donald Trump to keep his word and support legislation to protect from deportation young immigrants living in the U.S. illegally who came here as children
The Associated Press2 hours ago
GOP Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas says 'right now' he opposes Republican health care bill, further dimming measure's prospectsGOP Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas says 'right now' he opposes Republican health care bill, further dimming measure's prospects
The Associated Press3 hours ago
In Wisconsin, GOP pushes to end sulfide mining moratoriumFour years after relaxing the state's iron mining laws, Wisconsin Republicans are pushing to lift a moratorium on copper and gold mining _ a ban Gov. Scott Walker helped impose as a legislator
The Associated Press4 hours ago
President Donald Trump, second from left, greets U.S. Senate candidate Luther Strange after speaking at a campaign rally, Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, in Huntsville, Ala. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
White House: No defeat for Trump if Strange loses in AlabamaThe White House suggests it won't be a defeat if a Republican incumbent endorsed by President Donald Trump ends up losing in Alabama's Senate primary race
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Sen. Collins says it's 'very difficult' to imagine backing GOP health care bill, leaving plan's fate in deeper doubtSen. Collins says it's 'very difficult' to imagine backing GOP health care bill, leaving plan's fate in deeper doubt
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Ex-White House strategist Bannon to be at St. Louis rallyFormer White House chief strategist Steve Bannon will be in St. Louis for a rally Sunday
The Associated Press6 hours ago
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