House vote sends President Trump measure to fund border fencing, avert government shutdown
Congress lopsidedly approved a border security compromise Thursday that would avert a second painful government shutdown, but a new confrontation was ignited -- this time over President Donald Trump's plan to bypass lawmakers and declare a…
McConnell: Trump intends to sign spending bill, declare national emergency
President Donald Trump will sign Congress' border security compromise, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursday. The announcement removed the last ounce of suspense over the fate of a bill that would provide just a sliver of…
GOP-led Michigan Legislature rejects Whitmer's environmental order in rare move
The Republican-led Michigan Senate has rejected Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's order to restructure the state environmental department — the first time lawmakers have outright blocked a governor's move in more than 40 years.