Author: Staff Report

Congress approves $1 trillion spending plan




Congress approved FY 2017 Omnibus spending legislation, which comprises the 11 unfinished appropriations bills, providing fresh spending instructions for nearly every corner of the federal government and formally appropriating more than $1 trillion in discretionary spending, pushing discretionary spending $93…

Trump, Russia & the 5th Amendment




By Christopher Dunn With a parade of people connected to President Trump—family members, former administration officials, and campaign aides—facing the prospect of marching to Capitol Hill to testify about potentially treasonous dealings with the Russian government, the issues of compelled…