Politics and Government

“We had a long and detailed meeting,” Schumer told reporters at the Capitol after the meeting.

Walking into the Oval Office on Friday afternoon, Schumer said “I hope” a deal can be reached.

The Democrats blew their chance to kill the tax bill by focusing on other Trump distractions, says Jake Novak.

Mike Lee and Susan Collins’ commitment leaves only Jeff Flake in the Senate GOP publicly undeclared on the bill.

Doug Jones, the apparent winner of Alabama’s Senate election, has signaled that he would oppose the GOP tax plan.

Kevin Brady and Kevin McCarthy criticize the Senate’s inclusion of the corporate alternative minimum tax.

A flurry of last-minute changes Friday to the Senate Republican tax bill have set the plan on a fast track to passage.

The terrorism designation for Kim Jong Un’s regime “should have happened a long time ago,” Trump says at the start of a Cabinet meeting.

House Speaker Paul Ryan notes that his members have voted to get rid of the individual mandate in the past.

Most of the world’s major oil companies are trying to reduce their presence in Venezuela but one small American firm is eager to work there.

Gary Cohn maintains that the estate tax is about much more than simply protecting wealth for the richest American families.

Small business advocacy groups are giving mixed reviews on President Trump’s performance thus far.

President Trump called on global players to act with a sense of “great determination” to restrain North Korea’s nuclear weapons program.

North Korea accuses U.S. of making “criminal moves” as three Navy carrier strike groups operated in Asian waters in a show of force.