Trump trial likely to begin next Tuesday: Senate chief
The Senate impeachment trial of US President Donald Trump is likely to begin in seven days with key players sworn in later this week, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday.
US Senate to vote Thursday on opposing bids to end shutdown
US Senate leaders have agreed to vote Thursday on competing proposals to end a government shutdown now in its second month, but the chances...
One year on, Trump leads divided US into government shutdown
President Donald Trump marked the first anniversary of his inauguration Saturday with his government in shutdown, accusing Democrats of taking Americans hostage with their demands.
Honour and propriety
Several key figures in the United States are increasingly unsettled by the kind of President the Americans today have in the saddle.
Trump attacks Senate leader McConnell over healthcare failure
U.S. President Donald Trump attacked his own party’s Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. for a second day running on Thursday, venting frustration over Republicans’ dramatic failure to repeal and replace the Obamacare healthcare law.
Trump fumes as US health care reform bid collapses
An angry President Donald Trump railed Tuesday against dissenters in his party who dashed his months-long effort to dismantle his predecessor's landmark health care law, insisting it was finally time to "let Obamacare fail."
Republicans delay US Senate vote on 'Obamacare' repeal
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who led the secret drafting of the measure and unveiled it last week, said lawmakers would continue negotiating, in a bid to bridge the "differences" that have split Republicans over the legislation.