By Ryan Nakashima and Michael Liedtke AP Technology Writers MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission set out Tuesday to scrap rules around open internet access, a move that would allow giant cable and telecom ...Read More »
By Alan Fram and Marcy Gordon Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans drove a near $1.5 trillion tax overhaul toward House passage Thursday, even as Senate GOP dissenters emerged in a sign that party leaders had problems to resolve before ...Read More »
By Ken Thomas Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed the repeal of a banking rule that would have allowed consumers to join together to sue their bank or credit card company to resolve financial disputes. ...Read More »
By Seth Borenstein, AP Science Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s nominee for NASA chief is promising to run the space agency on a consensus agenda driven by science. Republican Rep. Jim Bridenstine’s assurances, however, failed to placate Senate ...
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TAHLEQUAH, Okla. (AP) — A U.S. representative has scheduled a town hall meeting in Oklahoma months after a last-minute cancellation of a similar meeting. The Tulsa World reports the office of Republican Rep. Markwayne Mullin of Oklahoma announced this week ...
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By Erica Werner and Marcy Gordon Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The new GOP tax plan delivers a big tax cut to the wealthiest Americans while some in lower tax brackets would end up paying more, according to an analysis ...Read More »
By Alan Fram Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing assured defeat, Republican leaders decided Tuesday not to even hold a vote on the GOP’s latest attempt to repeal the Obama health care law, surrendering on their last-gasp effort to deliver ...Read More »
By Alan Fram Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A brew of political pressures is pumping fresh life into the last-gasp Republican drive to erase the Obama health care overhaul. These include the party’s increasingly impatient conservative base, incumbents’ nightmares about ...Read More »
By Andrew Taylor Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican on the Senate Budget Committee said Tuesday that tax cut advocates on the panel are pressing for cuts that could add $1.5 trillion or more to the deficit over the ...Read More »
By Alan Fram Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Top Senate Republicans say their last-ditch push to uproot former President Barack Obama’s health care law is gaining momentum. But they have less than two weeks to succeed and face a tough ...Read More »