#

Personalize www.YourEastTEXAS.com

string(106) "SELECT * FROM cms_feeds WHERE url = 'karl-rove-on-george-w-bush-legacy-he-got-the-big-things-righ' LIMIT 1"

Politics

GOP unveils sweeping tax plan

Drew Angerer/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) -- House and Senate negotiators released their thousand-page tax bill Friday evening, getting one step closer to passing sweeping legislation that would provide deep tax ...

Omarosa Manigault Newman’s White House role fraught with tension, sources say

ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Before she resigned from the White House earlier this week, Omarosa Manigault Newman, the firebrand antagonist from reality television's "The Apprentice," was serving as the ...

Trump lawyers expected to meet with Mueller and team next week

Alex Wong/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump's legal team is expected to meet with Special Counsel Robert Mueller and his team next week, sources with knowledge of the ...

Rep. Ruben Kihuen facing new ethics investigation

ABCNews.com (WASHINGTON) -- The House Ethics committee is opening an investigation into embattled Nevada Democratic Rep. Ruben Kihuen, who faces multiple allegations of sexual harassment.Kihuen, 37, denies the allegations ...

With 2018 looming, Texas congressional retirements continue to pile up

iStock/Thinkstock (WASHINGTON) -- With Thursday's announcement that Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Texas will not seek re-election in 2018, eight congressional seats in Texas will have a different representative come January ...

GOP congressman demands Mueller firing: It's time 'to put up or shut up'

Alex Wong/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) -- Florida congressman Matt Gaetz, a House conservative who has led the charge against the Russia investigation and calls for a second special counsel, said ...

Trump slams FBI moments before praising law enforcement as ‘great’ at Quantico

Samuel Corum/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- President Donald Trump on Friday morning said people are "very, very angry" with the Federal Bureau of Investigations and the Department of ...

Tillerson walks back comments on preconditions for North Korea talks

Aurelien Meunier/Getty Images (WASHIGNTON) -- Days after creating confusion over the Trump administration's North Korea policy, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson walked back his comments that the U.S. was ...

Trump doesn't rule out Flynn pardon

Win McNamee / Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- President Trump is not ruling out a pardon for his disgraced former National Security Adviser and retired general Michael Flynn. ABC ...

Trumps, Pences release their official Christmas portraits

ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- With ten days left until Christmas, the Trumps and Pences released on Thursday their official Christmas portraits -- their first such photos since taking office.First ...

President Trump to visit FBI National Academy following comments that bureau is in 'tatters'

Samuel Corum/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) -- President Trump will visit the FBI National Academy on Friday amid heightened tensions with the bureau whose reputation he recently described as "in ...

Trump cuts red tape (literally), vows to roll back onerous highway regulations

Win McNamee/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) -- If there's one thing President Donald Trump loves, it's a visual aid. (And, reportedly, Diet Coke.) At a press event in the White House's ...

Four senior managers at Interior Dept. fired for harassment

Stockbyte/Thinkstock (WASHINGTON) -- Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke revealed today he has fired four senior managers at the Interior Department for inappropriate conduct, including sexual harassment. "I've already removed four ...

FCC creates emergency alerts for threats to law enforcement

iStock/Thinkstock (WASHINGTON) -- The Federal Communications Commission voted Thursday to establish an alert system that would warn the public if a police officer in their community is threatened, missing, ...

DOJ rejects charges over release of FBI agent's text messages

Zach Gibson/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) -- The Justice Department is rejecting accusations that it inappropriately offered several reporters access to private communications between two FBI officials who later worked on ...

© 2017 Tomlinson-Leis Communications L.P.