Americans Say Congress Is Listening To All The Wrong PeopleIn red, blue or purple states, in middle America or on the coasts, most Americans loathe the nation's legislature. One big reason: Most think lawmakers are listening to all the wrong people
Trump Calls For Liberation From 'Scourge' Of Drug AddictionPresident Donald Trump is calling for Americans to liberate their communities from the scourge of drug addiction as he declares opioid abuse a national public health emergency.
President Trump To Declare Opioid Public Health EmergencyPresident Donald Trump will direct his Department of Health and Human Services to declare the opioid crisis a nationwide public health emergency under the Public Health Service Act.
GM Pushing Self-Driving Car Rules That Undercut CompetitorsGeneral Motors is trying to persuade state lawmakers to approve self-driving car rules that would benefit the automaker while potentially keeping its competitors off the road.
Trump Adviser Says He Is Ditching 'Drain The Swamp' SloganOne of Donald Trump's advisers says the president-elect is no longer interested in his rallying cry "drain the swamp."
Texas Oil & Gas Regulators Keep Close Ties To IndustryThe cozy relationship between state oil and gas regulators and the industry they monitor is typified by a revolving door of officials who leave the Texas Railroad Commission to lobby for energy companies, including several who recently departed and made six-figure salaries working the Capitol hallways last year.
Lobbyists Still Getting those CHL’s