Category: Politics

Mueller widens scope of investigation to include Trump business dealings with Russia: Report

WASHINGTON (BY: SALLY PERSONS, THE WASHINGTON TIMES) – Special counsel Robert Mueller has widened the scope of his Russia investigation to include President...

McCain friend says he’s focused on recovering

WASHINGTON (AP) – Sen. John McCain’s best friend in the Senate says the brain cancer diagnosis was a shock, but that the 80-year-old lawmaker is focused now...

Sessions says he will remain in

WASHINGTON (AP) – Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he will remain in office, a day after President Donald Trump rebuked him for recusing himself from the probe...

Trump campaign’s inner circle are being scheduled to talk to Senate committees next week

WASHINGTON– Members of the Trump campaign’s inner circle are being scheduled to talk to Senate committees next week.Members of the Trump campaign’s...

The Latest: Audit estimates 32 million more uninsured

WASHINGTON– The Congressional Budget Office estimates that the Republican bill erasing but not replacing much of President Barack Obama’s health care law...

Trump Rages At Sessions In New York Times interview

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump says he never would have appointed Jeff Sessions as attorney general had he known Sessions would recuse himself from...

Doctors: Sen. John McCain Has Brain Tumor

WASHINGTON (AP) – Doctors say Arizona Sen. John McCain has a brain tumor associated with a blood clot that was removed last week. In a statement late Wednesday,...

Chairman Gearheart wants governor to commit to using passed tax increases for road bond

BLUEFIELD, WV (NEWS RELEASE) – House of Delegates Roads and Transportation Committee Chairman Marty Gearheart, R-Mercer, today said he wants Gov. Jim Justice to make...

Sen. Capito having lunch with President Trump today

WASHINGTON (NYTIMES.com) –  President Trump returned to Twitter on Wednesday morning and said that Republican senators must keep their promise to America, but he...

Jenkins Aids in Funding Border Wall

WASHINGTON – Through his role on the House Appropriations Committee, U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) has helped secure the full funding requested by...