Congress returns to Washington Tuesday for a lame duck session. Usually, such sessions are not productive.
Yes, the mid-term elections are almost here. You bet we'll be watching closely.
The president's next federal budget proposal may have a suprise tucked inside: making funding for construction of the border wall mandatory.
You might get the notices in your mail: a law firm asking you to join a class action lawsuit against a company with the promise you will be paid damages if the suit is successful. Unfortunately, many of those lawsuits don't give plaintiffs much at all in the way of payment. Rather, the bulk of a setttlement goes to the lawyers, or other groups you probably never heard of.
In an interview with Axios that will appear on HBO, the president said he "plans to sign an executive order that would remove the right to citizenship for babies of non-citizens and unauthorized immigrants born on U.S. soil."
With talk in Republican circles about an additional push for tax cuts, there is still little to no official interest in addressing Washington's very big problem: spending. The most recent federal fiscal year showed the deficit totalling more than $750 billion.