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Published: Tue, 23 May 2017 20:56:44 -0400


Senate Intelligence Committee issues two new Flynn subpoenas

Tue, 23 May 2017 22:25:47 -0400

Senators Burr and Warner, the top lawmakers on the committee, responded to Flynn's rejection of their subpoena

Former CIA chief concerned about Russian contacts with Trump associates

Wed, 24 May 2017 00:46:34 -0400

Former CIA Director John Brennan told lawmakers Tuesday that the sheer volume of contacts between Trump campaign officials and Russians sparked concerns last year, and he set up a working group with other agencies to monitor those contacts. Two other top officials testified on the Hill. Nancy Cordes has the latest.

The notes presidents have left at the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial

Tue, 23 May 2017 22:15:55 -0400

It's customary for dignitaries to sign the Yad Vashem visitors book -- here's what some U.S. presidents have inscribed during their visits

Trump's budget asks for less border wall funding than original request

Tue, 23 May 2017 20:11:46 -0400

The administration is now asking for $1.6 billion for the wall for 2018 even though it asked for $2.6 billion in March for the same time period

Trump budget would let NASA "keep innovating"

Tue, 23 May 2017 20:45:17 -0400

The Trump administration is requesting $1.9 billion for NASA in fiscal 2018, reducing Earth science and eliminating education office

Special Counsel Robert Mueller is working on operation budget for probe

Tue, 23 May 2017 18:17:54 -0400

Mueller, the former FBI director, was appointed last week to oversee the investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 election

Tom MacArthur resigns as co-chair of moderate GOP group

Tue, 23 May 2017 18:36:13 -0400

MacArthur cited division within the group as a major factor in his decision to step down

Mulvaney: “We are absolutely dead serious about the wall"

Tue, 23 May 2017 15:27:26 -0400

OMB Director Mick Mulvaney emphasized a taxpayer-minded approach to the budget -- and also said there will be a border wall

Trump arrives in Rome

Tue, 23 May 2017 19:23:46 -0400

He'll be meeting with Pope Francis Wednesday after wrapping up a two-day visit to Israel

Trump budget proposal has massive cuts to social programs

Tue, 23 May 2017 16:02:42 -0400

President's new budget makes cuts to programs like food stamps and Social Security disability insurance

Coats: It would be "inappropriate" to comment on Trump investigation reports

Tue, 23 May 2017 15:43:33 -0400

A report Monday night said that Trump asked Coats and NSA director Mike Rogers to publicly deny there was any evidence of collusion between his campaign and Russia

Former CIA chief says there were contacts between Russia and Trump aides

Tue, 23 May 2017 19:21:50 -0400

John Brennan is testifying before the House Intelligence Committee on Russia after former FBI Director James Comey testified about the federal investigation in March

Trump says Israelis and Palestinians ready to "make a deal"

Tue, 23 May 2017 12:31:50 -0400

Trump ended his visit to the region by saying his "administration will always stand with Israel"

WashPo's Marty Baron on covering Trump administration

Tue, 23 May 2017 16:36:30 -0400

The Washington Post has been behind several of the biggest stories in recent political news, including the leaked "Access Hollywood" video of Donald Trump and the Justice Department's concern about former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. On Monday the newspaper reported that Mr. Trump asked top intelligence officials to deny the existence of evidence that his campaign colluded with Russia. Washington Post's executive editor Marty Baron joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss what questions still remain unanswered in relation to the Trump administration.

Trump "committed" to Israel-Palestinian peace deal

Tue, 23 May 2017 16:29:20 -0400

President Trump's condemnation of the Manchester bombing came during his trip to the Middle East. He traveled early Tuesday morning to Bethlehem to meet with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas. The president also visited a Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem along with the first lady. Margaret Brennan reports.

Conservative group launches million ad campaign supporting AHCA

Mon, 22 May 2017 22:55:19 -0400

The $2 million ad campaign aims to highlight the new American Health Care Act while criticizing the Affordable Care Act

Trump lashes out at "evil losers" for Manchester attack

Tue, 23 May 2017 16:48:38 -0400

President offers "deepest condolences" to victims of England attack, calls on "civilized" nations to "drive out" terror

Family receiving food stamps speaks out about Trump's budget proposal

Mon, 22 May 2017 23:06:14 -0400

Deep budget cuts expected including $800B for Medicaid and 25 percent reduction in food stamp funding

Cummings says Flynn lied about info provided in security clearance

Mon, 22 May 2017 22:05:24 -0400

The Maryland Democrat reiterated his call to subpoena the White House for documents related to Flynn that it has been withholding

Trump asked top intel officials to defend him on Russia claims

Tue, 23 May 2017 13:37:04 -0400

President reportedly asked the NSA chief and director of National Intelligence to say there was no evidence of collusion between his campaign and Russian government