Congress Headlines

  • Pompeo won't be endorsed by Senate committee

    He could still be confirmed by the full Senate, but just barely.

  • CNN Finds It Shocking That Trump & Cruz Made Up After Campaign Ended

    On Friday's Wolf show, CNN host Wolf Blitzer and liberal CNN political analyst John Avlon made a big deal out of the fact that Texas Senator Ted Cruz has been willing to lavish praise on President Donald Trump despite their presidential primary contest -- as if two politicians of the same party making up after running heated campaigns against each other were somehow unprecedented. In fact, instead of merely mentioning the irony within a larger discussion -- which might have been more appropriate...

  • Leak crackdown talk yields rare Comey, Trump agreement

    James Comey and President Donald Trump seem to disagree on most everything, but the ex-FBI director's memos show consensus on at least one thing: the need to hunt down leakers. … Click to Continue

  • The Latest: Trump asks whether illegal leaks prompted probe

    The Latest on former FBI Director James Comey's memos (all times local): 11:55 p.m. President Donald Trump appears to be trying to undermine Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation by … Click to Continue

  • Facebook’s current status with advertisers? It’s complicated

    Advertisers are the lifeblood of Facebook, and the vast, personal reach of the social network has been a marketer's dream. But now, some companies are taking a harder look at how they work with it and hunting for skeletons in their own data closets. Brands are on high alert for how they might be impacted as the social network navigates the fallout from revelations that a British data firm improperly harvested the personal information of up to 87 million of its users. With more...

  • James Comey was being investigated for political interference at time of firing

    Former FBI Director James Comey was being investigated by the government's Office of Special Counsel for potential Hatch Act violations at the time he was fired, according to new documents released Friday as part of a Freedom of Information Act case. The OSC investigation was cut short by the firing, ...