On Thursday, the Republican-controlled US Congress neared a major test of its ability to overhaul the federal tax codes, as lawmakers prepared for the first vote on sweeping tax legislation. Following an 11:30 a.m. meeting with President Donald Trump, Republicans in the House of Representatives were...
Former US president Barack Obama says he remains hopeful America can solve its political divisiveness, but recently issued a stark warning that the country's economy and democracy is at risk if people.. Source: Wochit News -
Drew Angerer/Getty Images Former staffers for Rep. Tom Garrett claim they were required to preform personal errands for the congressman. Ex-staffers and interns for GOP Congressman Tom Garrett (R-VA).. Source: Wochit News -
In 2010, US airlines collected $5.7 billion in bag fees. That rose to $7.5 billion in 2017. A bill that would ban airlines from charging outrageous fees is being opposed by Republicans. The DOT says.. Source: Wochit Business -
The Trump administration has told Congress that the Commerce Department struck a deal with Chinese phone maker ZTE to ease sanctions against the tech giant in exchange for changes at the company... Source: Wochit News -
Congress has voted to exclude Huawei and ZTE from obtaining from US government contracts. The technology from the Chinese telecom companies includes phones, tablets and smart watches. As well as.. Source: Wochit Tech -
Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is weighing the prospect of cancelling all or part of the August recess. This would keep lawmakers in Washington through the end of the summer. The.. Source: Wochit News -
Freshman Rep. Tom Garrett and his wife are under fire in a new POLITICO report. According to the site, the Republican Congressman turned staff into personal servants. Multiple former aides revealed the.. Source: Wochit News -