The Trump administration will propose merging the Labor Department with the Education Department as part of a larger effort to reorganize the federal government, The Wall Street Journal reported late Wednesday.
The Department of Health and Human Services backed away late Wednesday from an official’s claim that more than 2,000 immigrant children separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border would not be reunited with their families right away despite President Trump’s executive order aimed at keeping families together.
Federal authorities have subpoenaed the publisher of the National Enquirer for records related to its $150,000 payment to a former Playboy model for the rights to her story alleging an affair with Donald Trump, according to people familiar with the matter.
Democrats expressed concerns Wednesday about President Trump’s executive order, which will allow parents who have crossed the U.S. border illegally to remain with their children.
Republican lawmakers fighting to maintain their majorities in Congress after Novemberâ€™s midterms are scrambling for a solution to a problem they see as a political loser: existing laws that allow border crossing children to be separated from their parents.
President Trump kicked off a rally Wednesday night in Duluth, Minn., by telling a raucous crowd that he expects to win the historically liberal state in 2020.
Sen. Lindsey Graham is calling on the Justice Department to set the record straight about an alleged meeting involving then-FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, agent Peter Strzok and attorney Lisa Page, in which â€œan insurance policyâ€ against a possible Trump victory in the 2016 election purportedly was discussed.
The chairman of the conservative House Freedom Caucus angrily confronted House Speaker Paul Ryan over immigration legislation on the floor of the House of Representatives on Wednesday.