Trump pledged the pipeline's construction would bring new jobs, lower energy costs for Americans and reduce the country's reliance on foreign oil.
'Democrats are smiling in D.C. that the Freedom Caucus, with the help of Club For Growth and Heritage, have saved Planned Parenthood& Ocare!' Trump tweeted.
After a difficult day for Republicans hoping to pass their health care bill, the House is back at it Friday — with a directive that it's now or never.
After House Republican leaders abruptly canceled a planned vote on the GOP health care bill Thursday afternoon, Office of Management and Budget director Mick Mulvaney made clear Thursday evening that President Trump is done negotiating on the hotly-debated health care bill and wants a vote on Friday. If the president doesn't get a vote to repeal and replace Obamacare, he will move on to other priorities, Mulvaney said, according to a source in the room during tense talks with GOP members. Tune in to MSNBC for continuing coverage.
For a patient who just turned 7 and has already survived numerous near-death experiences, the Affordable Care Act's prognosis is not so bad.
U.S. equities fell as investors assessed the geopolitical landscape. The Dow Jones industrial average fell more than 70 points in midday trade.
U.S. stocks erased earlier gains to close lower Wednesday after the Federal Reserve released the minutes from its March meeting.
The outrage on social media was swift, with reporters and public figures alike pointing out how wrong Spicer's comments were, NBC News reports.
The federal hiring freeze imposed by President Trump in January is slated to be lifted Wednesday, but agencies won't be allowed to hire willy-nilly, the president's chief budget officer said.
We need to remember only Syrians can rebuild their country — no military action can do that.
The attorney general's past suggests he'll push for long prison sentences for even non-violent drug offenses.
A church located a mile down the road was also defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti.
Spread Tatyana Fazlalizadeh's message on International Wheatpasting Night.
Cuts to programs focused on reducing lead paint exposure could exacerbate environmental racism.
Jeff Sessions has "grave concerns" about the proposed agreement addressing the troubled police department.
But the issue might soon end up in front of the Supreme Court.
Education was barely a blip on the screen in the presidential race—which is ironic, since the education divide determined the election.
Republicans blew up the rules to force Donald Trump's nominee through.
"This is the Trump era. The lawlessness, the abdication of the duty to enforce our immigration laws, and the catch-and-release practices of old are over."
Texas Republicans want to bend state rules to indefinitely detain immigrant mothers and their children, but they've hit a road bump.
Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said he “can’t imagine” splitting up children and their mothers except under certain circumstances.
Democrat Paul Penzone said the controversial facility wasted taxpayer money.
Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said he would look into their concerns.
They urged California's chief justice in a letter to ask her state to drop its policies instead.
Mothers and children may be separated without the licenses, a private prison executive said.
Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly says they're thinking hard.
For starters, undocumented immigrants cannot take part in the food stamp program.
Instead of talking about preventing sexual violence, anti-immigration proponents are bombarding school officials with "hate-filled, racist and xenophobic...
Sanctuary cities say they're on the right side of the law, but that doesn't mean Trump won't try to punish them.
She showed up at the border bearing a scar from a gunshot wound to the head. The Trump administration plans to deport her.
The White House says immigrants are abusing the court system, but judges may not agree.
Government officials say they're following a "sensitive locations" policy. Advocates fear they're blurring the lines.
The LAPD says it's seen a dramatic 25 percent drop in rapes reported by the city's Latino population.
The government said the absence was because of litigation, but observers say it was highly unusual.
For the second time in six weeks, hundreds of people registered their opposition to a Republican-backed immigration crackdown.
A giant wall and massive staff increases sound like expensive wishful thinking.
The nation's dams now earn an unnerving D grade.
David Dao's history is irrelevant to how police and the airline treated him.
“Where are you? You know if a Democrat said it, you’d be just howling at the moon," he said.
“Nothing less than our system of checks and balances, democratic institutions, the rule of law and our national security is at stake,” Minority Leader Ch...
We have a chief executive who orders a lethal missile strike as impulsively as he fires off an early morning tweet.
There is virtually no one who will defend the loophole on any rational terms.
Under a local "nuisance" ordinance, a person who calls the cops for domestic violence more than twice in 180 days can face eviction.
Spicer reflects his entire party, not just himself or the man for whom he works.
The airline responded to her sexual assault complaint with four travel vouchers.
President Trump relies on personal relationships, rather than the institutions of democracy.
America must have the capacity to truly respond to security crises before they necessitate the deployment of troops and missiles.