Democratic Party News
The Latest: Another effort at 'bathroom bill' fix fizzles
Another effort to craft legislation to get rid of North Carolina's "bathroom's bill" and halt more economic losses appears gone as Republicans and Democrats point fingers over whether an agreement ever existed
House GOP blocks effort by Democrats to obtain Trump's taxes
House Republicans have again blocked attempts by Democrats to obtain President Donald Trump's tax returns from the IRS
Paul Ryan says Devin Nunes shouldn't recuse himself from Russia investigation
House Speaker Paul Ryan today reiterated his solidarity with Rep. Devin Nunes , saying the Intelligence Committee chairman should continue to lead the chamber's Russia investigation. When asked today whether he thought Nunes, R-Calif., should recuse himself and whether he knows the source of Nunes'
McConnell confident Dems won't keep Gorsuch off high court
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he's confident Democrats won't be able to keep Neil Gorsuch off the Supreme Court, even though the number of Democrats opposing Gorsuch has grown to more than 20
Democratic senator asks drugmakers about opioid sales plans
A Democratic senator says she is looking into whether drugmakers are contributing to an overuse of painkillers by Americans
Watchdog to examine cost, security of Trump's Florida trips
A government watchdog will investigate the taxpayer-funded travel costs when President Donald Trump travels to the Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida and the security procedures surrounding those trips
Devin Nunes won't recuse himself from Russia probe
Pressed on whether he's considering stepping down from the House investigation, Nunes said he has "no idea" why Democrats want him to remove himself from the House's sensitive investigation.
Democratic senator queries drugmakers on opioid sales plans
A Democratic senator says she is looking into whether drugmakers are contributing to an overuse of pain killers by Americans
The Note: Nunes’ crisis of credibility
Trump's first 100 days with ABC’s RICK KLEIN and SHUSHANNAH WALSHE Day No. 68 The big story: It has come to this: With allegations swirling that rock the foundations of democracy, the White House is being investigated by the FBI , which is controlled by the Trump administration’s own Justice
Trump goes on Twitter rant about Clintons, health care
Trump asked why the House Intelligence Committee isn't conducting a probe into the Clintons and also blamed conservative Republicans for his health care defeat.