The president had complained the spending bill fails to address immigration issues and the border wall.
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President Trump prepared to leave the White House for Florida after a head-spinning series of moves on national security, trade, the budget and with his legal team.
With a possible government shutdown looming this weekend, the House and Senate passed a vast spending plan that funds the government through September.
President Trump named John R. Bolton, a hard-line former American ambassador to the United Nations, to replace Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster.
For a second time, Congress rebuffed President Trump’s call to eliminate the arts endowments. In fact, the N.E.A. and N.E.H. are seeing slight increases in funding.
President Trump complained about the $1.3 trillion spending bill, but said he signed it because it increases funding for the military.
Mr. Miller rose to governor of Georgia, then filled a Senate seat, where he showed his independence with a tart convention speech backing George W. Bush.
The suspects worked at the Mabna Institute, a contractor for the Iranian government, which benefited from the sensitive information obtained in the hacks, officials said.
Beijing’s response to tariffs proposed by the United States has been restrained, so far. But China knows it has more weapons in its arsenal.
We spoke to survivors of mass shootings and others affected by them about the demonstrations planned for Saturday.
The political action committee founded by John Bolton hired Cambridge Analytica specifically to develop psychological profiles of voters — and it knew the firm was using Facebook data.
Kris Kobach, a leader on President Trump’s now-disbanded vote fraud commission, is defending a Kansas voter restriction in court. He also is running for governor.
The former Senate Democratic leader plans to pull up stakes in the capital, saying that his “life’s not the Senate any more.”
A Labor Department proposal would have given employers control over redistribution of tips, but the congressional spending bill would establish strict limits.
In a lengthy television interview, Ms. McDougal said she was hurt when the president offered her money after sex, but added that they ended up in love.
President Trump’s new national security adviser is known as an uncompromising, often undiplomatic conservative. Some of his views were once out of the mainstream, but not anymore.
News that Mr. Bolton will become President Trump’s third national security adviser was met with immediate acclaim and criticism. We rounded some of it up for you.
The Pentagon’s abrupt ouster of the top two officials overseeing the Guantánamo military commissions system stemmed from management concerns, the defense secretary said.
There is little in John R. Bolton’s past to indicate he has much time for the diplomatic process, where to get something the United States also gives something.
Mr. Bolton, the next national security adviser, was a longtime commentator. He’s the latest TV personality to go from the small screen to the White House.
If President Trump wanted a national security adviser who would match his confrontational approach to the world, then Mr. Bolton fits the bill.
Ke’Shon Newman’s brother was shot nine times on Chicago’s South Side, where gun violence is a daily threat. Now, Ke’Shon is heading to Washington to march with high school students from Parkland, Fla.
The proposed sale, which is bound to be questioned by Congress, came hours after Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman met with Pentagon leaders to discuss the Saudi-led bombing campaign in Yemen.
Even with Republicans in charge, the measure increases funding for many programs the president had sought to cut or kill, and in some cases bars him from pursuing his goals.
Lt. Gen. McMaster is the latest in a series of high-profile exits from President Trump’s administration. He will be replaced as national security adviser by John R. Bolton, a former ambassador to the United Nations.
With hundreds of March for Our Lives demonstrations planned for Saturday, high school students say this is a moment of political awakening for their generation.
In a farewell speech, Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson urged respect and civility in a time and town where he was fired by a presidential Twitter post.
After a dozen years, Vanessa Haydon Trump says she is leaving the first family.
House Republicans, over Democrats’ objections, voted Thursday to release a report concluding there was no collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia.
Facing withering criticism from a Senate subcommittee, the secretary of housing and urban development followed the advice of his aides, who in recent days have urged him to apologize for the purchase.