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Trump's approval ratings see uptick after months of declining numbers

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 10:31:28 -0400

According to a new poll. Things might be on the upswing for the president. A POLITICO/Morning Consult poll, released Wednesday, shows Trump’s approval at 43%.


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Trump fires back at 'crooked Hillary,' blaming Her for NK nukes

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 10:27:56 -0400

After she ripped Donald Trump’s recent U.N. speech apart, President Trump is now blaming Hillary Clinton for North Korea’s nuclear advances.


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Meghan McCain tweets photo of 'amazing hike with dad' after senator's brain-cancer diagnosis

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 16:49:13 -0400

Senator John McCain revealed he has a primary brain tumor, with doctors describing the tumor as a glioblastoma.


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Nikki Haley on President Trump calling Kim Jong Un 'Rocket Man': 'It worked'

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 10:28:33 -0400

U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley on Wednesday defended President Trump's new nickname for North Korea's leader.


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Jimmy Kimmel accuses Senator Cassidy of lying over health care bill

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 09:19:18 -0400

Jimmy Kimmel is railing against a Republican senator for his latest attempt to repeal and replace ObamaCare.


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Meet the new U.S. senators

Thu, 10 Nov 2016 13:28:26 -0500

The 2017 freshman class includes the first Latina senator along with the first African American and Indian American to represent California in the Senate.


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USA TODAY's blog on all things political

Wed, 9 Nov 2016 12:15:47 -0500

USA TODAY follows the latest updates from Washington, D.C., and across the nation.


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Capital Download: Latest interviews

Wed, 14 Dec 2016 13:27:52 -0500

USA TODAY's weekly video newsmaker series with Susan Page.


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Trump blames Hillary Clinton for North Korea nuclear weapons program

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 10:37:48 -0400

Clinton described Trump's U.N. speech as "very dark, dangerous, not the kind of message that the leader of the free world should be delivering."


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Exclusive: Less than 25% of Republicans in Congress endorse border wall funding in USA TODAY survey

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 07:57:02 -0400

The USA TODAY network asked all 534 members of the House and Senate whether they support the $1.6 billion down payment.


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Fact check: Trump makes misleading boasts on economy and foreign issues in U.N. speech

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 20:23:10 -0400

In his first speech to the U.N. General Assembly, President Trump reprised misleading talking points on everything from job growth to defense spending.


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Former Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort demands investigation of report FBI wiretapped him

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 19:02:45 -0400

President Trump's former campaign chairman wants the Justice Department to investigate a report that he was the subject of secret FBI wiretaps.


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Senators scrap bipartisan effort to stabilize Obamacare markets, saying no deal was possible

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 19:00:05 -0400

GOP Sen. Lamar Alexander ends effort to find bipartisan solution with Democratic Sen. Patty Murray to stabilize markets.


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Ryan Zinke issues "shotgun showdown" at Interior

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 18:02:52 -0400

As a way to boost employee appreciation of hunting, the Interior secretary has installed a new arcade game and is inviting employee challenges


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Virginia candidate says you can go to the 'Helmer Zone' in campaign ad

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 18:02:12 -0400

In a campaign ad spoofing "Top Gun," Dan Helmer grabs a microphone to serenade an actress portraying Rep. Barbara Comstock.


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EPA nominee Michael Dourson endorsed weak standard for chemical linked to tumors in industry-funded research

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 17:56:11 -0400

If Michael Dourson is confirmed to a top environmental post, he would regulate a chemical linked to tumors. He has done industry-funded research on that solvent.


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White House nixes study on benefits of refugees, report says

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 17:41:22 -0400

Refugees were a net $63 billion positive over 10 years, according to the study obtained by The New York Times.


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Senate, House on collision course over Space Corps

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 17:54:17 -0400

Lawmakers agree the Pentagon needs to refocus on space but are divided on the best way to do so. One idea: creation of a new branch called the Space Corps.


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Sen. Lindsey Graham on Steve Bannon: 'Me and Darth Vader are talking to each other now'

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 19:30:24 -0400

The latest attempt to repeal Obamacare has brought forth an unlikely alliance between Sen. Lindsey Graham and former Trump adviser Steve Bannon.


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Analysis: At U.N., Trump calls for a 'great reawakening of nations' to confront evil

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:18:14 -0400

Trump's speech to the United Nations called for an international order based on each nation pursuing its own self interests.


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Three congressmen arrested outside of Trump Tower during DREAM Act demonstration

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 20:04:54 -0400

Three Democratic lawmakers were arrested Tuesday outside of Trump Tower in New York as part of a pro-DREAM Act demonstration, their offices confirmed.


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Sunday Standings: Tallying the top talk-show guests

Wed, 14 Dec 2016 13:25:43 -0500

USA TODAY is keeping score, tracking who's most in demand week-to-week on the Sunday talk show circuit.


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Sanders backs Trump protests, questions Electoral College

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 13:51:59 -0500

The surprisingly strong challenger for the Democratic nomination wasn't shocked by Trump's victory


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