White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, a retired Marine Corps general who lost a son in combat, gave an emotional defense of how President Donald Trump handled a call to the widow of a soldier killed in Niger and assailed a Democratic congresswoman for listening in and disclosing the conversation.
President Donald Trump said he’s supportive of the work lawmakers are doing to help temporarily stabilize Obamacare’s insurance markets, as a bill to do so was introduced Thursday with broad bipartisan support in the Senate.
President Donald Trump Thursday said his administration’s response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico deserves a perfect “10” rating, even as only one in five residents has electricity.
President Donald Trump sought to rally support for his effort to overhaul the nation’s tax code on Tuesday at a conservative policy group that helped write the plan.
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said that he and Donald Trump had a “productive” meeting on Tuesday and that he didn’t feel threatened by the U.S. president he once said he feared would be “evil.”
Barely two hours after blaming congressional Republicans for failing him, President Donald Trump gave a Rose Garden embrace to the epitome of the party’s establishment, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.
There are two things President Donald Trump seems to enjoy about the stock market: watching it go up during his presidency, and sending down the shares of individual companies with his tweets or remarks.
President Donald Trump gave his blessing to a bipartisan health-care bill to pay the same insurance subsidies that the president said he’d halt last week, according to a Republican senator working on the package.
President Donald Trump isn’t done talking about U.S. drug prices, and investors aren’t done worrying about what he might do.
President Donald Trump said Tuesday he plans to make changes to his tax plan within the next few weeks, while dismissing concerns that his public spat with Senator Bob Corker would scuttle an overhaul.
Allies of President Donald Trump say they fear his feud with Republican Senator Bob Corker risks unraveling the White House tax overhaul effort and that another major legislative failure could hobble the administration for the rest of his term.
President Donald Trump and his spokeswoman on Friday repeatedly declined to clarify the cryptic remark he made while posing for photos with military leaders that the gathering might represent “the calm before the storm.”
President Donald Trump wants Puerto Rico’s $74 billion debt to be addressed through the bankruptcy process established under a law passed last year, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said, not eliminated, as he suggested in a television interview.
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said he’s “never considered” leaving his job, rejecting news reports that he had denigrated President Donald Trump and weighed resigning.
President Donald Trump’s budget chief said not to take literally the president’s suggestion that Puerto Rico’s debt would be “wiped out,” even as the territory’s bonds plunged to a record low on Wednesday: 32 cents on the dollar.
President Donald Trump took measure of the widespread damage in Puerto Rico almost two weeks after Hurricane Maria, expressing concern about its impact on the federal budget as his administration finalizes a $29 billion disaster aid request covering a series of major storms.
President Donald Trump arrives in Puerto Rico on Tuesday to confront a natural disaster that has exposed his inexperience at governing and raised questions about his competence to handle a major crisis.
President Donald Trump, under mounting criticism for the federal response to hurricane-damaged Puerto Rico, shifted from defending his administration’s approach to lashing out at the San Juan mayor for her "poor leadership ability."
The White House will ask Congress for more money to assist Puerto Rico “in the next two to four weeks,” presidential adviser Tom Bossert said Thursday.
President Donald Trump kicked off his campaign to cut tax rates for corporations and individuals, casting the proposal as an economic jolt that would boost hiring across the country.
Former Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius called her successor Tom Price’s repeated use of chartered aircraft “stunning” and said the only time she ever flew a private jet while in office was to visit a trio of remote Alaskan villages.
Puerto Rico needs immediate aid from Congress to avoid a “humanitarian crisis” after Hurricane Maria to prevent “thousands if not millions” of residents from flocking to the U.S. mainland, Governor Ricardo Rossello said Tuesday.
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said Wednesday that President Donald Trump’s diplomatic efforts in the Mideast give him confidence that the region is “on the verge” of peace.
Four Trump Organization golf courses, including one at President Donald Trump’s Bedminster, New Jersey, residence, were vandalized with slogans critical of the administration etched into putting greens. Police have a suspect in custody.
President Donald Trump got elected on the strength of three words: Build the wall.
President Donald Trump again drew a parallel between white supremacists and counter protesters on Thursday, drawing a mild rebuke from South Carolina’s Tim Scott, the only black Republican in the Senate who met with Trump to discuss racial issues a day earlier.
Two top Trump administration officials said it may not be possible for President Donald Trump to deliver on his promise to cut corporate tax rates to 15 percent.
President Donald Trump plans an aggressive travel schedule, taking him to as many as 13 states over the next seven weeks, to sell the idea of a tax overhaul as the administration tries to avoid repeating the communications failures of its attempt to repeal Obamacare.
President Donald Trump brought his pitch to overhaul the tax code to North Dakota on Wednesday with an unlikely guest in tow: the state’s Democratic senator, Heidi Heitkamp.
President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he envisions Congress passing legislation that will both strengthen U.S. border security and provide legal status for immigrants brought illegally to the country by their parents.
President Donald Trump sided with Democrats on adding a three-month extension of the U.S. debt limit and government spending to a hurricane-relief bill over the arguments of fellow Republicans, who pressed for a longer debt extension.
President Donald Trump responded Wednesday to a Democratic proposal to stave off a default on the national debt for three months with a non-committal “we’ll see.”
U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping spoke again about how to resolve the North Korean crisis as the U.S. seeks support for more stringent UN sanctions at a Security Council meeting next week.
President Donald Trump will bring his pitch to overhaul the tax code to North Dakota on Wednesday with an unlikely guest in tow: the state’s Democratic senator, Heidi Heitkamp.
President Donald Trump will end an Obama-era program preventing the deportation of immigrants illegally brought to the U.S. as children, putting in legal limbo about 1 million people who consider themselves Americans.
Vice President Mike Pence warned that housing for storm victims is emerging as the top long-term challenge in the recovery from Hurricane Harvey as he arrived in Texas on Thursday to view the damage and meet with survivors.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin may find himself dragged into the debate about America’s racial history after declining to commit to Obama administration plans to feature abolitionist Harriet Tubman on redesigned currency notes.
President Donald Trump warned Congress not to fumble the chance to rewrite the U.S. tax code and reinvigorate the economy as he kicked off his effort to sell the American public on a tax plan.
President Donald Trump will once again tout tax cuts for the middle class and small businesses Wednesday -- amid suggestions that high earners would benefit most.
President Donald Trump defended his pardon of former Phoenix-area sheriff Joe Arpaio in the face of criticism from lawmakers of both parties, calling him a patriot who was unfairly treated by the Obama administration.
President Donald Trump said the response to Hurricane Harvey will be “very expensive” but didn’t say whether he would ask Congress to provide additional funding for federal emergency management in the wake of the storm.
Sebastian Gorka, the former Breitbart editor serving as a foreign-policy aide to President Donald Trump, is out at the White House, ending a controversial tenure with links to far-right groups, an administration official said Friday night.
Republicans aren’t about to let go of their self-proclaimed title as the party of big business.
Stephen Bannon’s ouster rids the White House of someone who fed off chaos, obsessed over his own image, and sowed conflict among top aides to the president.
Ousted White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon returned to the conservative Breitbart News website on Friday and said he’ll be “going to war” for President Donald Trump, vowing to intensify the fight he has waged against opponents of his brand of populist conservatism.
Sebastian Gorka, an ally of ousted White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon, also faces possible removal from his post as a counterterrorism aide to President Donald Trump, two people with knowledge of the situation said Friday.
Stephen Bannon is leaving his role as White House chief strategist, ending a controversial tenure as a top aide to President Donald Trump, the White House announced.
President Donald Trump will not move forward with a planned Advisory Council on Infrastructure, a person familiar with the matter said Thursday.
As Treasury Department aides filtered in for a routine meeting on Wednesday, there was one main issue to be discussed: Secretary Steven Mnuchin does not stand with Donald Trump on the topic of neo-Nazis.
Donald Trump is facing growing condemnation inside his own party for his explosive remarks equating neo-Nazis to counter-protesters, as the president once again created an unwelcome distraction from his legislative agenda that caught his own aides off-guard.
Thousands of people took to New York streets on Monday to protest president Donald Trump’s response to weekend violence in Virginia, clogging midtown Manhattan as he arrived for his first overnight stay in the city since taking office.
President Donald Trump called out white supremacists for their role in the deadly violence over the weekend in Virginia as the administration sought to counter a backlash against his initial failure to directly hold hate groups accountable.
White House tax negotiators and congressional leaders are still planning to release a document in September outlining agreed-upon principles that will serve as a framework for a tax bill, according to a White House official.
President Donald Trump is dispatching a team led by his son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner to Israel in pursuit of a Middle East peace deal.
President Donald Trump said North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has gotten away with provocations and threats for too long and suggested he’s ready to hit the reclusive regime with U.S. military might to put an end to it.
The White House is reaching back to the Bush administration for a strategy to get a tax code overhaul passed, as President Donald Trump’s advisers try to avoid the missteps that doomed the effort to repeal Obamacare.
President Donald Trump’s threat to hit North Korea with “fire and fury” jolted markets from New York to Seoul even as U.S. lawmakers questioned the president’s willingness to back up the heated rhetoric.
President Donald Trump on Tuesday called highly addictive opioids “really bad for you in every way” and suggested telling people not to use the drugs and cutting off illegal supplies as solutions to the U.S. drug epidemic.