In a statement, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer announced plans to introduce legislation to decriminalize marijuana on the federal level, saying his thinking on the issue “has evolved.”
Illinois Senator Tammy Duckworth, the first sitting senator to give birth while in office, brought her newborn baby to the floor to cast her “no” vote.
A federal judge ordered that Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach be held in contempt of court, and Senator Bernie Sanders referenced rapper Cardi B in a tweet.
During an interview on ABC’s The View, adult-film star Stormy Daniels released a sketch of the man she claims threatened her to “leave Trump alone” in 2011.
Fox News host Sean Hannity was revealed as a client of President Trump’s personal lawyer, Michael Cohen.
President Trump called James Comey an “untruthful slime ball” following the release of excerpts of his book, A Higher Loyalty.
President Trump told lawmakers that he has ordered his advisers to look into rejoining the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a deal he pulled out of days after taking office.
House Speaker Paul Ryan announced that he will not seek reelection in November.
In his testimony before a joint session of the Senate Judiciary and Commerce committees, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the company is working with Special Counsel Robert Mueller.
The FBI raided the office of President Trump’s personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, and seized records, including payments to adult-film actress Stormy Daniels.
Republican Representative Blake Farenthold of Texas, who announced in December that he would not seek reelection, abruptly resigned amid misconduct allegations.
Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt reportedly asked to use his vehicle’s lights and sirens to get through traffic in Washington, D.C.
Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen announced that President Trump will sign a proclamation for the deployment of National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border.
Amid a series of damaging reports that raised the possibility Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt could be fired, Trump and White House Chief of Staff John Kelly called Pruitt to convey support.
President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump hosted the annual White House Easter Egg Roll.
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt reportedly leased an apartment linked to a Washington lobbyist for $50 a night.
During a speech meant to promote his infrastructure plan, President Trump touted his proposed border wall and discussed topics ranging from North Korea to ABC’s Roseanne.
A lawyer for President Trump reportedly floated the idea of pardoning former advisers Michael Flynn and Paul Manafort with their lawyers last year.
The Washington Post reports that President Trump is privately pushing for the U.S. military to fund the construction of his proposed border wall.
Stormy Daniels is suing Donald Trump’s personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, for defamation.