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Trump defends tax plan, proclaims economy set ‘to rock’

Closing in on the first major legislative achievement of his term, President Donald Trump on Saturday defended the Republican tax cut as a good deal for the middle class while boldly suggesting it could lead to explosive economic growth.

Pres. Trump signs $700 billion military budget into law

President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed into law a sweeping defense policy bill that authorizes a $700 billion budget for the military.

3 Trump accusers speak out, call for congressional probe

Three women who have previously accused President Donald Trump of sexual harassment shared their stories on NBC's "Megyn Kelly Today."
Rep. Trent Franks (R-Arizona) (Photo: Gage Skidmore/CC BY-SA 2.0)video

Franks quits House immediately, as ex aide says he offered $5m to carry his...

A former aide to Republican Rep. Trent Franks has told The Associated Press the congressman repeatedly pressed her to carry his child, at one point offering her $5 million to act as a surrogate.
Sen. Al Franken (D-Minnesota) announces his resignation during a speech on the Senate floor on Dec. 7, 2017. (Photo: Pool)video

Franken to quit Senate amid sexual misconduct allegations

Sen. Al Franken said he will resign from Congress following a wave of sexual misconduct allegations and the collapse of support from fellow Democrats.
John Conyers US Capitolvideo

Rep. John Conyers announces retirement from Congress amid harassment allegations

A relative says John Conyers, who is battling sexual harassment allegations from former female staffers, won't seek re-election to a 28th term in Congress.
Robert Mueller DOJ Russiavideo

Mueller details $6.7M spent in early months of Russia probe

Special counsel Robert Mueller's office says more than $6.7 million has been spent as part of his investigation into Russian election interference and possible coordination with associates of President Donald Trump.
Rep. John Conyers (D-Michigan)video

Nancy Pelosi calls on Conyers to resign amid sex allegations

The top Democrat in the House on Thursday called on Michigan Rep. John Conyers to resign in the face of multiple accusations of sexual misconduct against the longest-serving member of the House.

House to vote on mandatory sexual harassment training

Rocked by allegations of sexual misconduct, the House is moving ahead on legislation to require anti-sexual harassment training for all members and their staffs.

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