Democratic lawmakers, on the other hand, have not been nearly as receptive to the idea, accusing Trump of using undocumented immigrants as political pawns.
The White House has said that the senior policy adviser to Trump is “absolutely immune” from congressional testimony.
At the same time, Joe Biden's entry into the 2020 race was met with a several congressional endorsements.
The Justice Department’s refusal to comply with a congressional subpoena is likely to intensify the separation of powers battle that is escalating between House Democrats and the White House.
A Ways and Means Committee member told Newsweek that no matter what action the House panel takes next, the Treasury Department's refusal will eventually "end up before a judge."
“Even the redacted version of the report outlines serious instances of wrongdoing by President Trump and some of his closest associates,” the House Judiciary Committee chairman said.
The revelation that Trump tried to fire the special counsel shows why Democrats pushed for legislation to prevent such an action. Now, the Republicans who resisted are silent.
“We obviously have to get to the bottom of what happened and take whatever action seems necessary at that time," the House Judiciary Committee chairman said. "It’s too early to reach those...
Donald Trump intended to fire Robert Mueller, according to the special counsel's report.
“Earlier this week, the President’s personal counsel requested and were given the opportunity to read a final version of the redacted report before it was publicly released,” the attorney general...
Defense Department documents obtained by Newsweek show a troop surge at the southwest border, a request made by the White House amid President Donald Trump’s renewed push to stem the flow of...
Although Roy Moore is not officially running, the former Alabama judge said he was "seriously considering it."
"I would be ashamed of myself if I didn’t raise my hand and run," the former Massachusetts governor told CNN.
"It is shocking that the President and senior Administration officials are even considering manipulating release decisions for purely political reasons," three Democratic committee chairmen wrote.
The California Republican's attacks on his opponent, Ammar Campa-Najjar, are nothing new, and Democrats are calling them "bigoted" remarks.
Fellow Democrats like Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib, Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders have said Omar’s comments were taken out of context and lambasted Trump.
"We would do whatever we could to handle the situation safely, humanely and as rational as possible,” Chicago Democrat Danny Davis told Newsweek.
“Not yet,” the West Virginia Democrat told Newsweek when asked whether he regretted supporting Trump's attorney general nominee. “I’m going to give the man the chance to release that [Mueller]...
The president shared the Fox graphic with incorrect poll numbers on his Twitter account to his nearly 60 million followers, along with the caption: “Great news! #MAGA.”
House Democrats told Newsweek they plan to “use every legal recourse available” if Treasury continues to refuse to provide the president's tax returns.
It's unclear what the attorney general meant by "spying," but one Republican senator suggested that, whether done so rightfully or wrongfully, the Obama administration was involved.
The Muslim congresswoman said she doesn’t “have any patience” for those who say her comment was anti-Semitic.
"It was very clear to me that the attorney general is an appointee of President Trump," House Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Nita Lowey said after Attorney General William Barr's testimony...
The president’s former lawyer wants House Democrats’ help in exchange for more evidence against Trump—but Republicans aren’t buying it.
“Whenever it comes to the safety of the president and his family, we ought to do everything that we possibly can,” Rep. Elijah Cummings told Newsweek. “And we need to know all the facts.”
“I thought it was a joke when someone asked me to comment on the president saying wind turbines caused cancer,” Beto O'Rourke, the former Texas congressman and a 2020 presidential candidate, told a...
Matt Gaetz, the Florida GOP congressman who unveiled the Green Real Deal, classified his climate change resolution as a “love letter to the American innovator” and a “real, serious plan to address...
In an unexpected upset, the freshman New York congresswoman and former bartender unseated incumbent Democratic Congressman Joseph Crowley in her 2018 primary election.