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Las Vegas Women’s March pivots from feminist protest to politics - Phuket News
Las Vegas Women’s March pivots from feminist protest to politics1 hour ago
Support for the DACA program took center stage at the Women’s March in Las Vegas, where crowds cheered activists’ calls for legal status for dreamers
Live on the Senate floor, a shutdown drama of personalities and power - Phuket News
Live on the Senate floor, a shutdown drama of personalities and power 2 hours ago
Late-night Senate deliberations Friday turned into must-see TV as senators struggled to produce a deal to avert a shutdown.
Stephen Miller: Immigration agitator and White House survivor - Phuket News
Stephen Miller: Immigration agitator and White House survivor 2 hours ago
The senior aide works to balance his restrictionist ideals against a president in search of a deal.
‘I think there will be a breakthrough tonight’: Senators working on compromise to end shutdown - Phuket News
‘I think there will be a breakthrough tonight’: Senators working on compromise to end shutdown 4 hours ago
Senators from both parties met on Jan. 20 to negotiate a spending bill that would end the government shutdown.
Graham blames Stephen Miller for immigration impasse - Phuket News
Graham blames Stephen Miller for immigration impasse 4 hours ago
Sen. Lindsay O. Graham, on Jan. 20, said White House senior policy adviser Stephen Miller has complicated negotiations on immigration legislation central to the government shutdown.
Trump keeps low public profile during shutdown, but is ‘itching’ to be involved - Phuket News
Trump keeps low public profile during shutdown, but is ‘itching’ to be involved 4 hours ago
His closest advisers and allies would like this hide-and-tweet strategy to continue.
Republicans, Democrats make their cases on Day 2 of shutdown - Phuket News
Republicans, Democrats make their cases on Day 2 of shutdown 6 hours ago
Lawmakers from both parties and White House officials on Jan. 21 laid out their positions in the negotiations to reopen the government.
‘This is pure folly’: McConnell chides Senate Democrats for shutdown - Phuket News
‘This is pure folly’: McConnell chides Senate Democrats for shutdown 6 hours ago
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on Jan. 21 said Senate Democrats’ decision to oppose a short-term spending bill two days earlier was “pure folly.”
Evangelicals continue to apply moral relativism in dealing with Trump, but at what cost? - Phuket News
Evangelicals continue to apply moral relativism in dealing with Trump, but at what cost? 6 hours ago
Those who profess to be in the moral majority could be losing influence.
Schumer: Republicans ‘do not know how to compromise’ - Phuket News
Schumer: Republicans ‘do not know how to compromise’ 6 hours ago
On the second day of a government shutdown, Jan. 21, Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.) said Republicans “do not know how to compromise.”
On the success Trump cares about most, more people still give Obama the credit - Phuket News
On the success Trump cares about most, more people still give Obama the credit 6 hours ago
But those who see the economy negatively also give Obama the blame.
‘Language as a weapon’: In Trump era, immigration debate grows more heated over what words to use - Phuket News
‘Language as a weapon’: In Trump era, immigration debate grows more heated over what words to use 11 hours ago
From ‘illegal alien’ to ‘undocumented immigrant,’ the failure of hard-liners and advocates to agree on terms has contributed to the inability of Congress, and the public, to forge consensus on immigration reform.
Shutdown could hurt Democrats seeking reelection in Trump states - Phuket News
Shutdown could hurt Democrats seeking reelection in Trump states 12 hours ago
Six such Democrats opposed the spending bill in the Senate late Friday. But five voted to avoid a government shutdown.
Trump launches new round of partisan attacks as government shutdown enters Day 2 - Phuket News
Trump launches new round of partisan attacks as government shutdown enters Day 2 12 hours ago
There was no deal in sight Sunday morning as stark disagreements remained between Democrats and Republicans.
Poll finds public optimistic about the economy, critical of Trump, split on issues - Phuket News
Poll finds public optimistic about the economy, critical of Trump, split on issues 20 hours ago
A one-year report card shows judgments of the president are disconnected from views about the economy.
Satire: Federal government releases first tourism commercial for 2018 - Phuket News
Satire: Federal government releases first tourism commercial for 2018 1 day ago
Welcome to D.C.! We’re doing our best.
Schumer offered Trump something Democrats hate for something Republicans broadly like - Phuket News
Schumer offered Trump something Democrats hate for something Republicans broadly like 1 day ago
The wall for DACA is a weird trade — but many Democrats might agree to it.
Senators react on first day of shutdown - Phuket News
Senators react on first day of shutdown 1 day ago
Senators on both sides of the aisle remarked about the government shutdown on Jan. 20. Sen. Robert P. Casey (D-Pa.) expressed optimism but said the Senate "had a lot of work to do."
House Republicans are unusually united that the shutdown is Democrats’ fault - Phuket News
House Republicans are unusually united that the shutdown is Democrats’ fault 1 day ago
In other eras, members of the same party reading from the same talking points would be normal behavior — but not for this crop of House Republicans, who have fought bitterly among themselves since winning the majority in 2010.
Shutdown: A familiar partisan ritual takes on new meaning in the Trump era - Phuket News
Shutdown: A familiar partisan ritual takes on new meaning in the Trump era 1 day ago
In their stances on immigration, Democrats and Republicans battle over what it is to be an American.
GOP lawmaker removed from ethics panel after report of misconduct settlement - Phuket News
GOP lawmaker removed from ethics panel after report of misconduct settlement 1 day ago
The New York Times reported that Rep. Patrick Meehan of Pennsylvania settled with a former aide who claimed that he made romantic overtures toward her and became hostile when she did not reciprocate. Meehan denied wrongdoing.