Social Security Benefits To Get Another Modest Boost In 2018Millions of Social Security recipients and other retirees can expect another small increase in benefits next year.
White House Requests $29B Disaster Aid Package For Hurricane ReliefThe White House has asked Congress for $29 billion in disaster aid to cover ongoing hurricane relief and recovery efforts.
SEC Reveals 2016 Hack That Breached Its Filing SystemThe Securities and Exchange Commission says a cyber breach of a filing system it uses may have provided the basis for some illegal trading in 2016.
House Budget Blueprint Boosts Military, Cuts BenefitsHouse Republicans have unveiled a 10-year budget blueprint that would dramatically increase military spending while putting the GOP on record favoring Medicare cuts opposed by President Donald Trump.
Trump Lets States Block Some Planned Parenthood MoneyFurther chipping away at his predecessor's legacy, President Donald Trump signed legislation Thursday that lets states deny federal family planning money to Planned Parenthood and other abortion providers.
Trump Administration To Lift Federal Hiring FreezeThe federal hiring freeze put in place by President Donald Trump just as he entered office is being lifted.
Democrats Object To Trump Infrastructure Plan's DirectionDemocrats, who had hoped the one big policy area where they could find common ground with President Donald Trump would be infrastructure, say they don't like what they're hearing from administration officials about the transportation portion of the plan that's still in-the-works
President Trump Plans Office To Bring Business Ideas To GovernmentPresident Donald Trump is set to announce a new White House office run by his son-in-law that will seek to overhaul government functions using ideas from the business sector.
Senate Panel Approves Revisions To Texas Voter ID LawA Senate panel has approved changes to Texas' strict voter ID law that includes tougher penalties for people found guilty of trying to get around the rules while casting a ballot.
Next Up In The Senate: Dr. Ben Carson, Slated For HUD VoteA vote is scheduled Thursday on President Donald Trump's choice to lead the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and approval is expected.
Report: More Than 55,000 US Bridges Structurally DeficientA new report says the Brooklyn Bridge and Washington's Arlington Memorial Bridge are among thousands of spans considered structurally deficient.
Tax Deadline Looms For Prince Estate; Government To Get HalfPrince once sang, "Money Don't Matter 2 Night," but his money matters a lot to the IRS.