Lawmakers and the White House are close to a deal to provide 12 weeks of paid parental leave to federal workers as part of a defense authorization bill slated to pass this month, according to two people who spoke on condition of anonymity. The agreement would create a major benefit for federal civilian workers. The […]
The response came as little surprise. Throughout the impeachment proceedings, the White House has blocked witnesses from testifying, declined to provide documents demanded by Democrats and did not send lawyers to the Judiciary Committee's first impeachment hearing on Wednesday.
The Marine veteran pleaded guilty this week to one charge of misusing campaign funds. He and his wife were accused of using more than $250,000 in campaign funds to pay for personal expenses, including family vacations, theater tickets and school tuition. Hunter will be sentenced March 17. He faces up to five years in prison […]
Facing a 5 p.m. deadline on whether to participate in next week's hearings, White House counsel Pat Cipollone responded in a letter, "You should end this inquiry now and not waste even more time with additional hearings." This is a developing story. It will be updated.