Late-Term Abortion Stance May Be Trump Card in 2020
Ahead of his second State of the Union address, some on the religious right pushed President Trump to address social issues. More specifically, they wanted him “to speak from the heart” on abortion Read more
Afghanistan talks: hopes for peace, but at what cost?
Taliban meetings with Afghan powerbrokers, following negotiations with the US, hold out the prospect of an end to this long conflict. But women are especially and rightly concerned about the possible price Read more
Negotiators See Progress in Border Security Talks as Deadline Nears
President Donald Trump and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi struck starkly different tones in their border security standoff Wednesday, as Trump planned a rally in a Texas border city he says exemplifies the need for a wall and Pelosi said she’d back any bipartisan deal congressional bargainers produce Read more
Democratic backing for late-term abortions galvanizes moribund GOP base
Democratic efforts to relax restrictions on late-term abortions in the states are re-energizing grassroots Republicans at a critical moment, as enthusiasm among Republicans wanes and concern about 2020 Democratic victories festers Read more
Elizabeth Warren claimed 'American Indian' race on State Bar of Texas registration card
Sen. Elizabeth Warren claimed to be an “American Indian” when registering for the State Bar of Texas in 1986, the first example of her personally using her dubious accounts to further her career Read more
Trump laid out an infrastructure strategy for growth – Let's get moving and unite around it
After the longest and most controversial government shutdown in history, President Trump used his State of the Union address Tuesday to focus the nation on policies which can unite rather than divide us Read more
Trump Condemns ‘War and Investigation’ in Plea for Bipartisan Unity
President Trump lamented the congressional obstruction and investigations plaguing his administration during his Tuesday night State of the Union address and called on lawmakers gathered in the House chamber to work across the aisle to enact his agenda Read more
President Donald Trump says he wants bipartisanship, but is it possible?
The president brought lawmakers from both sides of the aisle to their feet Tuesday night when he called for Congress to rebuild the nation's infrastructure system and make health care more affordable Read more