Trump Spares Stone from Imprisonment, Sparking Howls from Amnesiac Democrats

One-time defenders of unsavory Clinton and Obama pardons are outraged by the president’s commutation of his old associate’s 40-month sentence.

Judge Blocks Trump Admin. Rule on Third-Country Asylum Seekers

U.S. District Judge Timothy J. Kelly said that the administration violated the Administrative Procedure Act when adopting the policy.

Multiple Reports Challenge White House Claim That Trump Was Never Briefed on Russian Bounty Intel

The Trump administration maintains that the intelligence was never verified and therefore never made it to the president’s desk.

Trump Admin. Asks Supreme Court to Repeal Obamacare

A brief was filed on Thursday night to request the repeal of the Affordable Care Act of 2017.

Senate Passes Hong Kong Sanctions Bill following White House Delay

The bill places sanctions on individuals, entities, and banks that help facilitate greater Chinese control over Hong Kong.

Federal Appeals Court Orders Judge Sullivan to Dismiss the Flynn Case

The majority rules that Sullivan was wrong in seeking to probe the DOJ’s motives for dropping the case.

Trump-Administration Rule Would Undo Obama Policy Allowing Biological Males into Women’s Shelters

The policy aims to permit single-sex homeless shelters and other homes for the vulnerable to admit individuals based on biological

Trump to Sign Executive Order Encouraging Police Departments to Curb Use of Force

The order will detail the administration’s initiatives to encourage high standards for use of force.

Milley Apologizes for Attending Trump’s Church Photo-Op: ‘I Should Not Have Been There’

“My presence in that moment, and in that environment, created a perception of the military involved in domestic politics,” the

Trump Admin. Plans to Expel Grad Students Affiliated with China’s Military

The proposed expulsion would affect roughly 3,000 individuals, a small percentage of the 360,000 Chinese students currently in the U.S.

McConnell Says He Was ‘Wrong’ to Claim That Obama Administration Left No Pandemic Plan

“They did leave behind a plan. So I clearly made a mistake in that regard,” the majority leader said.

Trump Admin. to Extend Border Restrictions Until Coronavirus No Longer Poses a ‘Danger’

The president signed an executive order in March implementing the restrictions and the order was renewed in April.

‘At Last We Have a Deal’: Senate and White House Agree on $2 Trillion Stimulus Plan

Senate leaders and the Trump administration reached a deal on a $2 trillion stimulus package to blunt the economic impact

Business associations lobby Trump, Congress to ease paid sick leave requirements

(Mark Wilson/Getty Images) Amid the coronavirus pandemic, powerful business associations are lobbying the Trump administration and Congress to influence key

Supreme Court Allows ‘Remain in Mexico’ Rule to Remain in Place

The court’s decision overturns a lower court injunction against the policy covering the entire U.S.-Mexico border.

White House Considers Providing Federal Aid to Oil Companies in Face of Financial Crisis

Trump said that the administration would be helping seriously affected parts of the economy, and was meeting with Republicans Tuesday

Trump-connected lobbying firms brought in record revenues in 2019

(Mark Wilson/Getty Images) Lobbying firms with connections to President Donald Trump and the Trump administration reported strong earnings in 2019,

Environmental groups saw revenue spike, spent heavily amid EPA rollbacks

(Samuel Corum/Getty Images) Amid rising concerns about climate change and extensive rollbacks of environmental regulations under President Donald Trump’s administration,

‘Dark money’ groups drove support for IRS rule eliminating donor disclosure

(ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS/AFP via Getty Images) A proposed Trump administration rule to exempt some “dark money” groups from disclosing their donors