Hopes for immigration deal fade as lawmakers trade barbs and denials on Trump’s use of vulgarity

Prospects for a bipartisan agreement to protect young immigrants from deportation and prevent a government shutdown later this week faded Sunday as key lawmakers traded accusations of bad faith and President Trump said hopes for… Read More

Immigration talks founder after White House rejects deal and Trump insults foreign countries

Immigration talks on Capitol Hill foundered Thursday after the White House and some GOP lawmakers rejected a tentative deal from a bipartisan Senate group — and President Trump made incendiary remarks about people from developing… Read More

Washington prepares for the unexpected as Russia investigation unfolds

The hardest part for official Washington is not knowing what happens next. Amid the escalating criminal investigation into Russian involvement in the 2016 election, every corner of the city finds itself preparing for the unexpected…. Read More