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Officials: ICE-chartered flights benefit a Washington county

Aug 20, 2019 • 5:04 PM ET Politics The Washington Times  

YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) - The University of Washington Center for Human Rights says Yakima County has earned more than $1 million through an …

Arizona colleges move to extend tuition rate for immigrants

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:56 PM ET Politics The Washington Times  

PHOENIX (AP) - Arizona universities are moving to expand access to a tuition rate paid by immigrants living in the country illegally. The Board of …

Jill Biden to Democrats: Your candidate may be 'better' on some policies but Joe Biden will beat Trump

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:44 PM ET Politics USA TODAY  

Joe Biden, the former vice president, is currently the front-runner in the sprawling Democratic primary field of more than 20 candidates. He has …

Donald Trump appears to back away from supporting stricter gun background checks

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:32 PM ET Politics USA TODAY  

Donald Trump appeared to back away from supporting enhanced background checks for gun purchases, telling reporters the laws are already "very …

Biden’s doctor says he ‘is in excellent physical condition’ days after Trump suggests otherwise

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:29 PM ET Politics USA TODAY  

Biden is "every bit as sharp as he was 31 years ago," his doctors told Politico in response to concerns his age would be an issue during presidency   …

Trump admits his trade war could lead to recession, but says ‘I have to do it’

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:29 PM ET Politics The Washington Post  

Trump has spent days arguing this is a media creation. But on Tuesday, he suggested it might just be the price of doing the much-needed business of …

Kamala Harris threatened to jail parents over skipping school. Her 2020 opponents had a very different take

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:18 PM ET Politics USA TODAY  

Kamala Harris says she didn't send anyone to jail, but critics say her policy "perpetuates poverty." Other 2020 Dems worked to decriminalize …

US official calls tent court for asylum seekers 'impressive'

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:15 PM ET Politics The Washington Times  

MCALLEN, Texas (AP) - A top U.S. immigration official says the South Texas tent courtrooms where thousands of migrants forced to wait in Mexico will …

The expansive, repetitive universe of Trump’s Twitter insults

Aug 20, 2019 • 3:53 PM ET Politics The Washington Post  

How often does Trump repeat his favorite insults? An awful …

Trump insists US now has 'strong background checks' for guns

Aug 20, 2019 • 3:53 PM ET Politics The Washington Times  

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is insisting the U.S. already has "very, very strong background checks" for gun purchases and is noting many …

Former VA physician charged with the deaths of three veterans

Aug 20, 2019 • 3:53 PM ET Politics The Washington Post  

Federal prosecutors said the pathologist schemed to cover up years of drug and alcohol use on the job in …

Elizabeth Warren Has a Plan to Finish What FDR Started

Aug 20, 2019 • 3:49 PM ET Politics The Nation  

John Nichols And it could give Democrats a fighting chance in farm country and small-town America. The post Elizabeth Warren Has a Plan to Finish …

FogCam Is Signing Off in San Francisco

Aug 20, 2019 • 3:44 PM ET Politics The New York Times  

Long before streaming video, it captured images of campus life every 20 seconds. The quirky project, believed to be the longest-running public webcam, …

What politicians are saying about Trump’s 'misguided' Title X rule and its impact on healthcare

Aug 20, 2019 • 3:43 PM ET Politics USA TODAY  

Politicians react to Trump's new Title X rule blocking funding from clinics that make abortion referrals: "The latest front in the war on health …

Trump says Jewish voters who back Democrats are showing 'disloyalty'

Aug 20, 2019 • 3:34 PM ET Politics The Washington Times  

President Trump on Tuesday called one Muslim congresswoman "violent and vicious" and said Jewish voters show "great disloyalty" to their cause by …

Tim Scott: 2020 Democratic hopefuls trying to 'dupe' black voters

Aug 20, 2019 • 3:33 PM ET Politics The Washington Times  

Sen. Tim Scott said Monday that Democratic presidential hopefuls like former Rep. Beto O'Rourke are trying to "dupe" black voters into believing …

Donald Trump says he's weighing cuts in payroll taxes, capital gains but dismisses fears of a recession

Aug 20, 2019 • 3:23 PM ET Politics USA TODAY  

President Trump said his administration is looking at a temporary cut in payroll taxes and other tax proposals but dismissed fears of a recession.   …

Trump still 'looking at mental institutions' to combat gun violence

Aug 20, 2019 • 3:19 PM ET Politics The Washington Times  

President Trump on Tuesday reiterated his desire to reopen mental institutions as a core part of his response to gun violence, even as mental health …

Trump confirms he’s considering a payroll tax cut amid mounting economic concerns

Aug 20, 2019 • 3:09 PM ET Politics The Washington Post  

The president’s remarks came one day after The Washington Post reported that several senior White House officials had begun discussing such a …

LGBT group board member resigns after the GOP group endorses Trump

Aug 20, 2019 • 2:59 PM ET Politics USA TODAY  

Jennifer Horn joined the Log Cabin Republicans national board of directors in 2017, a year after the group declined to endorse Trump for president.   …