Fourth Circuit Emoluments Oral Arguments (AUDIO ONLY)
[2019-12-12]
Fourth Circuit Emoluments Oral Arguments (AUDIO ONLY)
The Fourth Circuit Court of appeals heard oral arguments in two lawsuits claiming President Trump violated the emoluments clauses of the Constitution, which bar presidents from receiving




Interest Rates and the Economy
[2019-12-11]
Interest Rates and the Economy
Federal Reserve Chair Powell announced interest rates would remain unchanged. As always, we based our decision on how best to achieve our goals Congress has given us: maximum employment and




Syria and Middle East Security
[2019-12-11]
Syria and Middle East Security
Defense Secretary Mark Esper and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair Gen. Mark Milley testified on the Trump administrations policy in Syria before the House Armed Services Committee. Both received numerous




Former U.S. and NATO Commander in Afghanistan on Defense and Diplomacy
[2019-12-06]
Former U.S. and NATO Commander in Afghanistan on Defense and Diplomacy
Gen. John Nicholson (Ret.), the former commander of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan, spoke about military and diplomatic efforts in the country at a luncheon hosted by the Meridian




House Session
[2019-12-12]
House Session
The House passed a bill that would allow the secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services the authority to negotiate Medicare prescription drug prices.




Senate Session
[2019-12-12]
Senate Session





Senate Passes Armenian Genocide Legislation
[2019-12-12]
Senate Passes Armenian Genocide Legislation
The Senate passed a resolution commemorating the Armenian genocide by unanimous consent. Senate Foreign Relations Ranking Member Bob Menendez and Senator Ted Cruz co-sponsored the bipartisan




Energy and Natural Resources
[2019-12-12]
Energy and Natural Resources
Business meeting to consider S.225, to provide for partnerships among State and local governments, regional entities, and the private sector to preserve, conserve, and enhance the visitor




Secretary Betsy DeVos Testifies at House Education Hearing
[2019-12-12]
Secretary Betsy DeVos Testifies at House Education Hearing
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos testified on her departments student loan debt forgiveness program before the House Education and Labor Committee. The hearing largely focused on the Education




Max Colchester on the British Elections
[2019-12-12]
Max Colchester on the British Elections
Wall Street Journal correspondent Max Colchester spoke by phone about the British elections.




Newsmakers with Representative Mac Thornberry
[2019-12-12]
Newsmakers with Representative Mac Thornberry
Rep. Mac Thornberry, R-TX, Armed Services Cmte. Ranking Member, analyzes the National Defense Authorization Act, a bill that sets Congresss defense priorities. He also discusses U.S.




Day 2 House Judiciary Debates Articles of Impeachment
[2019-12-12]
Day 2 House Judiciary Debates Articles of Impeachment
The House Judiciary Committee debated two articles of impeachment against President Trump: abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. The second day of the hearing included further debate




Reaction to Articles of Impeachment
[2019-12-12]
Reaction to Articles of Impeachment





House Lawmakers React to Judiciary Committee Debate on Articles of Impeachment
[2019-12-12]
House Lawmakers React to Judiciary Committee Debate on Articles of Impeachment





House Minority Leader Weekly Briefing
[2019-12-12]
House Minority Leader Weekly Briefing
During a Judiciary Committee debate on articles of impeachment against President Trump, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) held a news conference to defend the president and




House Speaker Weekly Briefing
[2019-12-12]
House Speaker Weekly Briefing
As the House Judiciary Committee debates articles of impeachment against President Trump, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) told reporters that leadership would not pressure vulnerable




BBC Election Night Coverage
[2019-12-12]
BBC Election Night Coverage





President Trump Remarks on Supporting Working Families
[2019-12-12]
President Trump Remarks on Supporting Working Families
President Trump discussed paid family leave and child care at a summit organized by the White House. Ivanka Trump, the president’s daughter and adviser, introduced Mr. Trump.




Impeachment Inquiry Pre-Hearing Coverage
[2019-12-12]
Impeachment Inquiry Pre-Hearing Coverage





Justice Department News Conference
[2019-12-12]
Justice Department News Conference