Republican Party News
Tea Party Super PAC Predicts a 'Bar Room Brawl' Inside GOP in 2014
The Madison Project's Drew Ryun calls for remaking the Republican Party.
Trump's first year in office has been a can't-miss drama
President Donald Trump's first year in office has been a can't-miss drama, full of unforgettable characters, surprise casting changes and innumerable plot twists _ all set against a backdrop of a looming nuclear threat and the shadow of the Russia probe.
Inside the Trump-Schumer talks leading up to the government shutdown
During the hours leading up to the government shutdown , President Donald Trump invited Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., to the White House to negotiate the outline of a deal, which both sides believed was in reach. After several more conversations during the day, the deal fell apart
As government shutdown begins, so does finger-pointing
The federal government officially shut down today on the one-year anniversary of Donald Trump's inauguration as president. Congress is to reconvene to try again to broker an agreement to fund the government. But as soon as it became clear Friday night that no deal would be reached before midnight,
In post-presidency, Obama finds balancing act in countering Trump
One year after exchanging pleasantries with a newly-inaugurated President Donald Trump and ascending onto Marine One for the final time, former President Barack Obama has remained a central figure across the United States and global political scene. As his successor has seemed to systematically
Lawmakers react to government shutdown with hashtags #TrumpShutdown, #SchumerShutdown
It didn't take long lawmakers on both sides of the aisle to react to the government shutdown at 12:01 a.m. While Republicans included the hashtag #SchumerShutdown, pointing the blame on the Sen. Chuck Schumer , Democrats opted for the #TrumpShutdown hashtag in their tweets. #TrumpShutdown appeared
In run-up to shutdown, an erosion of trust derailed talks
The president was angry. He'd been fuming since the previous night, mad at his chief of staff John Kelly for saying on television Wednesday that Trump's views on a border wall had "evolved." To his base, that's a worse offense than shutting down the government, Trump told a confidant. He picked up
Sen. Schumer speaks on Senate floor following vote
The Democratic senator said he "reluctantly put the border wall on the table for the discussion."
AP Explains: Congress has shut down the govt. Now what?
The U.S. government shutdown began at midnight Friday as Democrats and Republicans failed to resolve a standoff over immigration and spending. Here's a look at what the parties are fighting over and what it means to shut down the government. ——— WHAT ARE LAWMAKERS FIGHTING ABOUT?
The Latest: Schumer says Trump 'backed off' deal
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is accusing President Donald Trump of reneging on a deal he thought they had neared on immigration and spending