House sets risky health care vote after Trump demands it

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House steered toward a climactic vote Friday on the Republican health care overhaul, plunging ahead despite deep uncertainty over whether they had the votes to prevail in what loomed as a monumental gamble for President Donald Trump and his GOP allies in Congress.

  • Written by ALAN FRAM and RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR , Associated Press

Mnuchin says administration tax plan coming soon

WASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says after the battle over health care, the administration will turn quickly to tax reform with the goal of getting a program approved by Congress by August.

  • Written by MARTIN CRUTSINGER , AP Economics Writer

Trump administration approves Keystone XL pipeline

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration issued a permit Friday to build the Keystone XL pipeline, reversing the Obama administration and clearing the way for the $8 billion project to finally be completed.

  • Written by JOSH LEDERMAN , Associated Press

Ivanka Trump: A White House force, just not an 'employee'

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump will have a security clearance, a West Wing office and the ear of her father on important policy matters. But don't call her an employee.

  • Written by JULIE BYKOWICZ , Associated Press