The Republican candidate for Minnesota governor wants broad relief, but schools, social programs would likely take hit.
Negotiators reached a tentative agreement Saturday for the Senate Judiciary Committee to hear testimony Thursday from Christine Blasey Ford, the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault from decades ago, according to two people briefed on the matter.
The Department of Homeland Security announced the proposal in a statement Saturday.
The Trump administration on Saturday proposed rules that could deny green cards to immigrants if they use Medicaid, food stamps, housing vouchers and other forms of public assistance.
Because politics has become so nationalized, an unpopular president portends bad things for his party.
In a statement, the St. Cloud Republican denied the allegations but said he needs to work toward healing his family.
The Latest on a political ad against an Arizona congressman featuring his siblings (all times local):
Lawmakers have scuttled a plan to prohibit airlines from charging "unreasonable" fees for changing or canceling tickets.
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The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and a woman accusing him of sexually assaulting her decades ago (all times local):
A communications adviser to Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, during the Supreme Court confirmation fight abruptly resigned after an accusation of sexual harassment…
Christine Blasey Ford said Whelan had looked at her LinkedIn page shortly after the Washington Post shared her name with a White House spokesman.
She reinvented herself far from the place where her family is known, where politics reign, where Kavanaugh gained power and prestige. Next week, she may return to relive it all again.
The Latest on the aftermath of Hurricane Florence (all times local):
Bill Cosby's sentencing hearing Monday will begin with testimony about his sex offender evaluation and, presumably, a fierce debate over whether the 81-year-old actor should…
Dozens of vehicles slowly approached President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida on Saturday afternoon, blasting reggaeton and salsa as they drove by. They honked their horns and waved Puerto Rican flags draped from their car windows and trunks. They were on their way to a rally a few miles away to mark the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Maria.
The Federal Aviation Administration would be required to set new minimum requirements for seats on airplanes under legislation to be considered in the House this week, possibly giving passengers a break from ever-shrinking legroom and cramped quarters.
Gray muck is flowing into the Cape Fear River from the site of a dam breach at a Wilmington power plant where an old coal ash dump had been covered over by Florence's floodwaters.
"It represents an evolution in American politics," said Annise Parker, a former mayor of Houston.