• Scalise upgraded to serious condition; shooter had list of names, source says
Scalise upgraded to serious condition; shooter had list of names, source says

Scalise sustained a gunshot wound to the hip that broke bones, caused damage to internal organs and caused severe bleeding. Mr Scalise was shot as he fielded at second base during practice for an annual Republicans-Democrats baseball game.

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  • Trump attorney says president not under federal investigation
Trump attorney says president not under federal investigation

After President Donald Trump posted a cryptic tweet about tapes of his conversations with fired FBI Director James Comey , the words on everyone's lips at the White House lately are, "Where are the tapes?" Trump advisers describe the president as increasingly angry over the investigation, yelling at television sets carrying coverage and ...

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  • Even as Washington troubles mount, Donald Trump stands tall with Texas Republicans
Even as Washington troubles mount, Donald Trump stands tall with Texas Republicans

According to a new Rasmussen Reports poll, 55 percent of Americans say the shooting incident was a result of political anger in the country. However, amid reports and rumor leaks that claim Mr. 42 percent who "strongly" disapprove. Drudge has been relatively more active on Twitter since Trump's inauguration on January 20, primarily deriding ...

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  • Who is Trump's new lawyer, Jay Sekulow?
Who is Trump's new lawyer, Jay Sekulow?

Fox News host Chris Wallace and Jay Sekulow , a member of President Trump's legal team, went head to head Sunday over whether the president is under investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller. We have not received, nor are we aware of any investigation of the president of the united States. "That is protected under the constitution", Se...

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  • GOP senator warns against rushed vote on health care bill
GOP senator warns against rushed vote on health care bill

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, said holding public hearings about the legislation would only give Democrats more opportunity to attack the bill. Senate Republican leaders are keeping their healthcare bill quiet - very, very quiet. He hopes to bring it to the Senate floor by the end of June .

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  • Whom to believe, Trump or his lawyer?
Whom to believe, Trump or his lawyer?

He said the tweet last Friday from Trump was specifically directed at a story in The Washington Post about the expanding probe into Russia's election meddling. That means that the judiciary panel could be the main body in Congress to investigate whether Trump improperly used his authority to urge Comey to back off an investigation of his former nat...

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  • Authorities: Teen slain after leaving mosque, man arrested
Authorities: Teen slain after leaving mosque, man arrested

It reports Martinez Torres directed officers to the pond, which it says is near the apartment he lives in. Tammy Wright, a spokesperson for area police said that because "nothing suggests that this girl or the group was targeted because of who they are or what they believe", that the murder was not being investigated as a hate crime .

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  • With No Evidence, Gingrich Insists Comey 'May Be Under Investigation't
With No Evidence, Gingrich Insists Comey 'May Be Under Investigation't

On Friday, in an appearance at the National Press Club, Newt Gingrich said it was impossible for the President of the United States to obstruct justice. In an excerpt published by ABC News , Gingrich claims Trump asked him in 2015 what "the bottom line" would be if he were to run for president.

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  • GOP lawmaker Scalise still critical though doctors 'encouraged'
GOP lawmaker Scalise still critical though doctors 'encouraged'

Medstar Washington Hospital Centre released the update on behalf of the Scalise family. Scalise and three others were shot Wednesday morning at a baseball practice in Alexandria, Va. "The congressman will require additional operations, and will be in the hospital for some time". He continues to communicate with us through notes, and even signed t...

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  • Schumer: Senate Republicans can not hide their health care bill from the public
Schumer: Senate Republicans can not hide their health care bill from the public

They called for open committee hearings and more time to consider the bill before a Senate vote, which Republicans say could come in the next two weeks, although a draft bill has yet to emerge publicly. While discussing the Republicans' intention to have a vote on their repeal plan before July 4, Lee told host Brooke Baldwin that despite CNN...

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  • Lost Fitzgerald sailor remembered as class clown who kept spirits high
Lost Fitzgerald sailor remembered as class clown who kept spirits high

Saturday, when the Navy said most of the 300 sailors on board would have been sleeping, and authorities have declined to speculate on a cause while the crash remains under investigation. The Navy identified the other six as Gunner's Mate Seaman Dakota Kyle Rigsby, 19; Yeoman 3rd Class Shingo Alexander Douglass, 25; Sonar Technician 3rd Class Ngoc ...

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  • One arrest after vehicle hits people outside of London mosque
One arrest after vehicle hits people outside of London mosque

British authorities, including Prime Minister Theresa May , and Islamic leaders moved swiftly to ease concerns in the Muslim community following the attack shortly after midnight that injured at least nine people in London's Finsbury Park neighborhood, which is home to a large Muslim population.

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  • Justices say law on offensive trademarks is unconstitutional
Justices say law on offensive trademarks is unconstitutional

Despite intense public pressure to change the name, Redskins owner Dan Snyder has refused, saying it "represents honor, respect and pride". The band has been fighting for eight years, ever since the U.S. Losing federal protection did not mean the team could no longer use the term "Redskins". But while the Slants and Washington NFL tea...

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  • House Dems question Flynn disclosures of Middle East travel
House Dems question Flynn disclosures of Middle East travel

Rep. Elijah Cummings , the Democrat's highest ranking member of on the House Oversight Committee, and Rep. Eliot Engel , the top Democrat on the Foreign Affairs Committee, have requested information on that and another Mideast trip the same year, CNN reported .

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  • What Is Gerrymandering? Supreme Court to Hear Potentially Landmark Case
What Is Gerrymandering? Supreme Court to Hear Potentially Landmark Case

A federal appeals court ruled the state drew district lines benefitting Republicans that were so partisan that they violated the U.S. Constitution. It said redistricting efforts are unlawful partisan gerrymandering when they seek to entrench the party in power, and have no other legitimate justification.

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  • Crews battle wildfire that forced Utah ski town to evacuate
Crews battle wildfire that forced Utah ski town to evacuate

While still under investigation as of Monday, June 19, the fire is 0% contained. One home has been destroyed and one home damaged. Multiple homes are threatened, as well as a critical watershed. The community of Brian Head is still evacuated and will remain so until fire managers are sure the threat of fire impact is gone. Two other fires were bu...

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  • The Supreme Court Will Hear A Major Partisan Gerrymandering Case
The Supreme Court Will Hear A Major Partisan Gerrymandering Case

The court accepted a case from Wisconsin , where a divided panel of three federal judges last year ruled last year that the state's Republican leadership in 2011 pushed through a plan so partisan that it violated the Constitution's First Amendment and equal rights protections.

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  • Tech CEOS visit White House to talk modernizing government
Tech CEOS visit White House to talk modernizing government

Chadwell noted Trump's immigration policies have been bad for business for a number of tech companies. The meetings are expected to continue as the White House celebrates its tech meet. "This structure is unsustainable", Kushner said. The tech CEOs and White House also plan to discuss Trump's review announced in April of the US visa pro...

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  • Secrecy in lawmaking hardly new — INSIDE WASHINGTON
Secrecy in lawmaking hardly new — INSIDE WASHINGTON

McConnell responded on the Senate floor by saying all 100 senators will be able to make their opinion heard during the legislative debate. In some ways on this GOP health care bill, we have not seen a process like this before - but in others, we certainly have.

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  • Gingrich: 'As a Historian I Don't Believe' Trump Investigations Are 'Random Behavior'
Gingrich: 'As a Historian I Don't Believe' Trump Investigations Are 'Random Behavior'

So now the newest one is: Ah. Yesterday, Trump himself confirmed that he is now under investigation for obstruction of justice for firing FBI director James Comey, after asking him to "lay off" the investigation into former adviser Michael Flynn's Russian ties .

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