Military And Defense

White House indicates Trump to veto disapproval of emergency

Feb 18, 2019

A top White House adviser says President Donald Trump is prepared to issue the first veto of his term if Congress votes to disapprove his declaration of a national emergency along the U.S.-Mexico border

AP FACT CHECK: Trump spins fiction about diversity visas

Feb 18, 2019

AP FACT CHECK: Trump goes after the 'horror show' known as the diversity visa lottery program with a purely fictional account of how it works

Shanahan says he hasn't determined amount for border wall

Feb 16, 2019

The acting secretary of defense said Saturday he has not yet determined how much money he will redirect to President Donald Trump's border wall project.

The Latest: Acting defense chief unsure on border money

Feb 16, 2019

The acting secretary of defense says he has not yet determined how much money he will redirect to President Donald Trump's border wall project

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's skewed picture of border perils

Feb 16, 2019

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's skewed picture of immigrant perils underpins his extraordinary declaration of a national emergency at the southern border

Trump emergency declaration faces fights in the courts

Feb 16, 2019

President Donald Trump declared a national emergency along the southern border Friday and predicted his administration would end up defending it all the way to the Supreme Court.

Analysis: Shutdown saga offers lesson in divided government

Feb 16, 2019

When you want results in a polarized Washington, sometimes it pays to simply leave the professionals alone to do their jobs

Trump declaration faces uncertain fate in coming court fight

Feb 16, 2019

President Donald Trump declared a national emergency along the southern border Friday and predicted his administration would end up defending it all the way to the Supreme Court.

Trump's national emergency sparks new GOP divide in Congress

Feb 16, 2019

President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency to build the wall ends one political problem for the White House and its allies on Capitol Hill, but launches another.

California may sue Trump over emergency wall declaration

Feb 16, 2019

California's governor and attorney general and say they will sue President Donald Trump over his emergency declaration to fund a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border