Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced Tuesday that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, an Obama-era initiative that shielded young undocumented immigrants from deportation, will end.
Sean Spicer, the White House press secretary, resigned Friday after denouncing chaos in the West Wing and telling President Donald Trump he vehemently disagreed with the appointment of the New York financier Anthony Scaramucci as communications director.
The Senate confirms Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court by a largely party-line vote, setting the stage for the 49-year-old Trump administration nominee to shape U.S. law for decades. Senate Republicans had changed the rules to confirm him, ending filibusters and clearing the way for replacing the late Justice Antonin Scalia.
President Donald Trump’s White House gave an ultimatum to House members on Thursday, saying that Obamacare will remain if they do not pass Paul Ryan’s Obamacare replacement bill on Friday after it was delayed due to a lack of Republican support.
In a wide-ranging speech covering his accomplishments since taking office, President Donald Trump delievered his first address to a joint session of Congress Tuesday night, laying out the agenda for his presidency and, in broad terms, his vision for the country.
Mary Tyler Moore, the multiple Emmy-winning actress who first charmed TV viewers on “The Dick Van Dyke Show” in the 1960s and became a beloved TV icon who could “turn the world on with her smile” on “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” in the 1970s, has died. She was 80.
Dylann Roof did not ask jurors to spare his life for the slayings of nine people in a Charleston church. “I’m not sure what good that would do,” he said. Roof, who is from the Columbia area, represented himself during the penalty phase of his federal hate crimes trial.
A small group from Indivisible Columbus rallied Tuesday afternoon against the proposed Graham-Cassidy bill, which has re-emerged in the United States Senate as a way to begin the process of repealing the Affordable Care Act, commonly know as Obamacare.
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Indivisible Columbus rallies against proposed changes to Obamacare
Fierce wind gusts as Hurricane Maria hits Puerto Rico
Deputy City Manager Lisa Goodwin talks about Government Center forums held for citizen input