Johnson foreign aid text despite conservative outcry

Welcome to The Hill's Defense & NatSec newsletter {beacon} Defense &National Security Defense &National Security The Big Story Johnson rolls out foreign aid text despite conservative outcry President Biden came out in support of Speaker Mike Johnson’s (R-La.) proposal

Health Care — Arizona GOP blocks abortion appeal move

Click in for more news from The Hill {beacon} Health Care Health Care The Big Story Arizona GOP again blocks attempt to repeal abortion ban For the second time in as many weeks, Arizona House Republicans on Wednesday blocked an attempt to repeal the state’s 1864 near-total

US reinstates sanctions on Venezuela's oil

Presented by AFPM — The administration said it would renew sanctions that it temporarily lifted in October after Venezuela did not make sufficient progress toward a fair election. {beacon} Energy & Environment Energy & Environment The Big Story US reinstates sanctions on

Moskowitz confronts Greene on Ukraine, Nazi remarks

Rep. Jared Moskowitz (D-Fla.) confronted Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) in a Wednesday hearing about her false claims that Nazism was rampant in Ukraine — an argument frequently touted by Russian President Vladimir Putin to justify his country’s invasion of Ukraine. In a

Trump’s Unfounded ‘Colossal’ Tax Hike Warning

On the day of the tax filing deadline, former President Donald Trump went on Truth Social to misleadingly warn that if President Joe Biden is reelected, "you will soon be facing colossal tax HIKES." But in his latest budget proposal, Biden supports extending the tax cuts

House Republicans subpoena Mayorkas over migrant numbers

House Judiciary Committee Republicans subpoenaed Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas shortly before the Senate dismissed articles of impeachment against him. The subpoena issued by Judiciary Committee Chair Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) asks the Department of Homeland Security

Whistleblower details alleged retaliation from Boeing

Welcome to The Hill's Business & Economy newsletter {beacon} Business & Economy Business & Economy The Big Story Whistleblower details alleged retaliation from Boeing A Boeing whistleblower told a Senate committee Wednesday that he was silenced and threatened after raising

House panel uses ChatGPT

Welcome to The Hill's Technology newsletter {beacon} Technology Technology The Big Story House panel approves ChatGPT use for some staff The House Administration Committee approved the use of ChatGPT, the popular artificial intelligence (AI) chatbot, for some staffers, the

Trump Has Found Yet Another Scammy Way to Fundraise

Donald Trump’s presidential campaign is trying to make a buck in any way that it can, from hawking ugly sneakers to hosting parties in Florida. And now, his campaign is attempting to pull off a novel tactic: making money off of Trump’s name and likeness. In a letter sent to GOP

Senate dismisses Mayorkas impeachment without trial

The Senate voted Wednesday to dismiss two articles of impeachment against Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, shutting down the possibility of a lengthy Senate trial, which Republicans had demanded to bring attention to the Biden administration’s record on

Biden administration reinstates sanctions on Venezuelan oil

The Biden administration is reimposing sanctions on Venezuelan oil, it announced Wednesday. Officials said Venezuela has not progressed enough toward free and fair elections, and as a result, the administration is reimposing the sanctions that were lifted in October. Companies

Senate votes to effectively dismiss first Mayorkas charge

The Senate voted along party lines Wednesday to sustain a point-of-order objection raised by Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.), effectively dismissing the first article of impeachment approved by the House accusing Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas of

Trump, Biden neck and neck in Wisconsin: Poll

President Biden and former President Trump are neck and neck in Wisconsin, new polling shows. A Marquette Law School Poll survey of Wisconsin voters found Trump with 51 percent support among surveyed voters to Biden’s 49 percent. That 2-point split is within the poll’s margin

Pelosi says Trump is ‘palsy-walsy’ with Putin

Former Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said former President Trump is “palsy-walsy” with Russian President Vladimir Putin, as she criticized the presumptive GOP presidential nominee for his tepid approach to aiding Ukraine. In an interview on MSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports,”