President Donald Trump’s executive order to withhold funds from “sanctuary cities” that shield undocumented immigrants and fail to comply with federal immigration law was blocked on Tuesday by a federal judge in San Francisco.
The White House has declined to turn over documents pertaining to the hiring and firing of President Trump’s former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, that top lawmakers on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee had requested.
Former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates is scheduled to testify May 8 before a Senate judiciary investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 presidential election.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Friday that his country welcomes the change in American foreign policy heralded by President Donald Trump.
A senior Energy Department official who served under former President Obama said Monday that he believes the Keystone XL pipeline should have been built.