Former Bush operative Matthew Dowd mulls challenging Cruz for Senate
Editors’ note: This story has been updated with additional comment from Dowd.
WASHINGTON — Matthew Dowd, an Austin-based television news commentator and former George W. Bush strategist, is…
Arrington, a freshman in Congress, bucks trend by moving family to D.C.
WASHINGTON — Freshman U.S. Rep. Jodey Arrington and his wife recently made an unusual choice: The couple and their three young children are moving to Washington.
Ahead of hearings, Rick Perry and Rex Tillerson meet with key U.S. Senators
WASHINGTON, D.C. – After a day of meeting with the elected officials who hold his political future in their hands, former Texas Gov. Rick Perry left the Capitol with one thing in mind.
Clintons To Attend Trump Inauguration
Falling in line with tradition, Bill and Hillary Clinton plan to attend Donald Trump’s inauguration. It will put Hillary Clinton on the inaugural platform as her rival from the 2016 campaign assumes the office.
Analysis: Dithering judges asked to rule on Texas political maps
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Whether they meant to or not, the three federal judges overseeing the state’s redistr…
Trump Names Lawyer Lighthizer As Top Trade Rep
Donald Trump announced that he will nominate lawyer Robert Lighthizer as U.S. trade representative, picking an experienced trade official who has questioned the conservative movement’s commitment to free trade.
Republicans Primed For Push To Dismantle Obama’s Policies
Members of the 115th Congress will be sworn in at noon Tuesday, setting off the GOP’s pursuit of a conservative agenda.
Democrats Extol Health Care Law In Bid To Derail GOP Repeal
Senior House Democrats are extolling the benefits of President Barack Obama’s health care law in hopes of derailing Republican plans to gut the statute.