Doctors found the nodules in Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's lung when inspecting potential damage from a fall she sustained on Nov. 7. | AP Photo Legal By MATTHEW CHOI and ADAM CANCRYN 12/21/2018 12:25 PM EST Updated 12/21/2018 12:49 PM EST 2018-12-21T12:49-0500 Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had surgery to remove two malignant nodules in her…
CLEVELAND—Connie Schultz stood at her stove this week and stirred a big pot of thick vegetarian chili. On the long brown table set and waiting for lunch was a copy of that day’s New York Times, folded and opened to a page with a column with a headline I couldn’t help but notice, “The Secret…
Senate Majority Leader McConnell moved to fund the government without the border wall on Wednesday. Senators passed the bill and flew back to their homes, confident their work was done and thinking they averted disaster. They were likely wrong. | M. Scott Mahaskey/Politico government shutdown Senate Republicans met with Trump at the White House hours…
Over his decade-long political career, Ryan Zinke went from freshman state lawmaker in Montana to eighth in the presidential line of succession as Donald Trump’s Interior secretary. But Zinke’s simultaneous pursuit of business and politics also led to his downfall — and one crucial element may have been his years-long effort to develop a “veterans…
Sen. Bob Corker said there was little to do other than sit back, watch the shutdown circus and keep a good sense of humor. | Andrew Harnik/AP Photo Bob Corker could only laugh at Republicans’ predicament as President Donald Trump vowed not to sign the Senate's stopgap spending bill. He laughed harder still when Ted…
The current budget dispute has its roots in a mammoth spending bill President Donald Trump grudgingly signed in March, which did not fund his border wall. | Mark Wilson/Getty Images White House The president has been under fire from his usual allies on several issues By ELIANA JOHNSON and BURGESS EVERETT 12/20/2018 01:56 PM EST…
President Donald Trump’s and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis' vocal disagreement on withdrawing U.S. troops from Syria was just the latest clash between the president and his Pentagon chief. | Win McNamee/Getty Images defense The Defense secretary tried to steady the president without saying “no.“ By WESLEY MORGAN 12/20/2018 09:31 PM EST For two years, Defense…
Though initially popular with President Donald Trump, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis saw his influence wane in recent months. | Drew Angerer/Getty Images Defense “You have the right to have a secretary of defense whose views are better aligned,” the defense secretary told him Thursday. By CONNOR O’BRIEN and BRYAN BENDER 12/20/2018 05:28 PM EST Updated…
Ret. Army Gen. Jack Keane, a former Army vice chief of staff, is an outspoken defense hawk who appears frequently on Fox News. | Alex Wong/Getty Images Defense Secretary Jim Mattis' resignation amid deep policy disagreements with President Donald Trump raises the question of who might replace him — and perhaps more importantly, who would…
Rep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) would not comment on his Thursday morning exchange with President Donald Trump. But his success in getting the president to threaten a deal without money for a border wall speaks for itself. | M. Scott Mahaskey/POLITICO Congress Trump gave a green light to his party’s hard-liners, and the House Republican majority…
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