As an American living in the U.K., I can't but help but notice the similarities between British Prime Minister Theresa May's effort to deliver Brexit and President Donald Trump's initiative to build the wall -- and the way they've both led to political impasses without clear resolutions.
The GSA's inspector general said in a report released Wednesday that the "president's business interest" in the Trump International Hotel site at the Old Post Office building in Washington raises emolument issues that "might cause a breach of lease."
The White House says President Donald Trump has signed a bill that will require some 800,000 federal employees to be compensated for wages lost or work performed during the partial government shutdown.
President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday called climate change "a huge issue" but not the "greatest crisis," drawing fire from Democrats at his confirmation hearing over the regulatory rollbacks he's made in six months as the agency's acting administrator.
The last time Barr was nominated as attorney general, in 1991, he was confirmed by a voice vote. That won't happen this time, but Barr's confirmation is widely seen as a sure thing in the Republican-controlled Senate.