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Feinstein hits back at GOP, claims she didn’t leak Ford letter

Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) is hitting back at GOP senators, insisting she and her staff did not leak a letter detailing

Clinton tears into Kavanaugh on Twitter over abortion

Hillary Clinton tore into Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court, on Wednesday for a comment he ma

GOP turns its fire on Google

President Trump's fight against Google is making its way down Pennsylvania Avenue to Congress.Republican lawmakers are rampin

Lawmakers come down hard on Google for skipping Senate hearing

Lawmakers on Wednesday grilled top executives from Facebook and Twitter about their efforts to prevent foreign governments fr

Manafort verdict strengthens Mueller’s hand for round two

It could be déjà vu when Paul Manafort suits up for his second court battle next month.Legal experts say that federal prose

Dems to challenge Kavanaugh for White House records

President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee is walking into the middle of a political firestorm over his work for President Geo

NRA will spend $1M to support Kavanaugh for Supreme Court: report

The National Rifle Association (NRA) has launched a seven-figure ad campaign that targets potential swing votes in the confir

Dozens of former Kennedy law clerks urge Senate to confirm Kavanaugh

Dozens of former law clerks for recently retired Justice Anthony Kennedy are urging senators to confirm Supreme Court nominee

Senate GOP poised to break record on Trump’s court picks

Senate Republicans are poised to break a record as soon as this week on the number of appeals court judges confirmed during a

Judge on Trump shortlist boasts stint on Michigan’s high court

If Judge Joan Larsen ascends to the Supreme Court, she’ll bring something unique among the names on President Trump's short

Rand Paul files civil suit against neighbor who attacked him

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) has filed a civil lawsuit against the neighbor who assaulted him last year.The lawmaker filed a co

GOP senator: Work during August recess to help confirm judges

GOP Sen. Chuck Grassley (Iowa) said on Friday that the Senate should work into the August recess to help confirm judicial nom

White House plans to release new tax cut proposal this summer

The White House is aiming to roll out a proposal in the coming months to make permanent the tax cuts for individuals passed

Education Department probing whether Yale discriminates against men

The Education Department is investigating whether Yale University discriminates against men by offering specific programs and

Mortgage firm drops major challenge to consumer bureau structure

A New Jersey-based mortgage company declined this week to appeal a federal ruling in its watershed suit against the Consumer

Sessions defends census citizenship question as ‘common sense’

Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday said a controversial proposal to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census is

Dems ask FTC to probe if other companies also obtained Facebook data

Senate Democrats are urging the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to investigate whether any other companies have obtained Faceb

Trump’s tariffs will include clause for Mexico and Canada to negotiate trade deal

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said Wednesday that Canada and Mexico will be exempt, at least temporarily, from stif

Equifax says consumer bureau still probing hack despite report it eased off

Equifax said in a federal filing on Friday that it is still under investigation by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (

NRA on Trump meeting: Great TV, but ‘bad policy’

The National Rifle Association (NRA) on Wednesday issued a blistering statement criticizing a meeting held by President Trum

Trump often talks about drug dealers getting the death penalty: report

President Trump has often talked about drug dealers getting the death penalty during conversations about drug enforcement, Ax

Grassley, Dems step up battle over judicial nominees

The battle between Senate Democrats and Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) over the “blue-slip ru

Equifax subject of most consumer bureau complaints in all but one state: analysis

Equifax was the subject of more consumer bureau complaints than any other financial services company in all but one state in

Labor groups looking to unionize tens of thousands of pot workers

Major labor groups are looking to unionize tens of thousands of workers involved in marijuana production before the drug is l

Appeals court rules against releasing draft Whitewater indictments against Clinton

The nation’s second-most powerful court sided with the government Friday in its decision not to release draft indictments