Trump ousts top defense official who certified Ukraine aid
John Rood, a top Pentagon official who last year justified the release of aid to Ukraine, has resigned at the President's request.
1600: Trump's soft side for crimes of rich and famous
The president listened to outside allies and flattery in issuing pardons and commutations to prominent federal felons.
1600: Sanders looking like favorite to win Nevada
Carrying only a third of the vote could be enough for him to win the state's Democratic caucus as support for his moderate rivals remains splintered.
Janison: Trump's endless war on professionals
The president is escalating his campaign against government officials who base decisions on facts and rules.
Trump ignores Barr's request to stop tweeting about DOJ
President Donald Trump on Friday ignored his attorney general's public request to stop tweeting about the Justice Department.
Post-impeachment, House Democrats sharpen focus on Barr
House Democrats frustrated over the Senate's acquittal of President Donald Trump are pushing their oversight efforts toward the Justice Department and what they call Attorney General William Barr's efforts to politicize federal law enforcement.
1600: Barr declares independence from Trump. Really?
The loyal attorney general rebuked Trump for tweets that "make it impossible for me to do my job," but there's no sign the president will listen.
Senate acts to restrain Trump's military powers against Iran
The Senate approved a bipartisan measure limiting President Donald Trump's authority to launch military operations against Iran.
With impeachment over, critics see Trump 'retribution tour'
In the week since his acquittal on impeachment charges, a fully emboldened President Donald Trump is demonstrating his determination to assert an iron grip on government, pushing his Justice Department to ease up on a longtime friend while using the levers of presidential powers to exact payback on real and perceived foes.
1600: Trump didn't learn lesson? There was a lesson?
Days after his acquittal of abusing power for personal interests, he's pleased his Justice Department anticipated his wants by easing up on a pal.