AP - ap.online.headlines.politics http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.politics News Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:59:36 -0400 Supreme Court won't restore $7.25B swipe fees settlement Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:56:05 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2017/03/27/US--Supreme.Court-Swipe.Fees-Settlement/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Supreme.Court-Swipe.Fees-Settlement c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-307c WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will not restore a $7.25 billion settlement between merchants and Visa Inc. and MasterCard Inc. over credit card transaction fees. Schumer seizes on Trump team's offer to work with Dems Mon, 27 Mar 2017 06:48:59 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2017/03/27/US--Health.Overhaul/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Health.Overhaul c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-314b WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's aides opened the door to working with moderate Democrats on health care and other issues while Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer quickly offered to find common ground with Trump for repairing former President Barack Obama's health care law. GOP controls federal government but struggles to govern Mon, 27 Mar 2017 03:29:51 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2017/03/27/US--Health.Overhaul-Republicans/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Health.Overhaul-Republicans c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-314a The Republican Party of "no" for Democrat Barack Obama's eight years is having a hard time getting to "yes" in the early Donald Trump era. Netanyahu welcomes new US ambassador 'to Jerusalem' Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:49:21 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2017/03/27/US--United.States-Israel/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--United.States-Israel c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-307b WASHINGTON (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (neh-ten-YAH'-hoo) says he looks forward to welcoming new U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman to Israel "and especially to Jerusalem." Senate panel to meet on Supreme Court nominee, delay likely Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:31:30 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2017/03/27/US--Senate-Supreme.Court/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Senate-Supreme.Court c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-3096 WASHINGTON (AP) — A Senate panel is meeting to consider President Donald Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court and Democrats are widely expected to delay a vote until next week. Trump plans office to bring business ideas to government Mon, 27 Mar 2017 03:27:32 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2017/03/27/APFN-US--Trump-Innovation/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_APFN-US--Trump-Innovation c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-3149 WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is set to announce a new White House office run by his son-in-law that will seek to overhaul government functions using ideas from the business sector. Ivanka Trump to attend women's economic summit in Berlin Mon, 27 Mar 2017 03:32:05 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2017/03/27/US--Trump-Ivanka/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Trump-Ivanka c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-3147 WASHINGTON (AP) — Ivanka Trump is planning a trip to Germany to attend a summit on the economic empowerment of women, a senior administration official says. Agency follows a uniquely American way of funding arts Mon, 27 Mar 2017 00:45:57 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2017/03/27/US-Budget-Arts-Funding/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US-Budget-Arts-Funding c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-31cb NEW YORK (AP) — When the National Endowment for the Arts was established in 1965, organizers had different models to choose from. Justices won't hear appeal in music copyright dispute Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:37:10 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2017/03/27/US--Supreme.Court-Music.Copyright/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Supreme.Court-Music.Copyright c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-3095 WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court won't hear an appeal from record companies that want to pursue copyright infringement claims against music site Vimeo for hosting unauthorized recordings from the Beatles, Elvis Presley and other classic artists. Trump's border wall with Mexico faces all kinds of obstacles Mon, 27 Mar 2017 03:34:27 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2017/03/27/US--Border.Wall/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Border.Wall c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-3146 WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has now laid out exactly what he wants in the "big, beautiful wall" that he's promised to build on the U.S.-Mexico border. But his effort to build a huge barrier to those attempting to enter the U.S. illegally faces impediments of its own. Now what? Options for consumers as health law drama fades Sat, 25 Mar 2017 14:12:50 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2017/03/25/APFN-US--Health.Overhaul-What.Now_/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_APFN-US--Health.Overhaul-What.Now_ c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-38cd As the political drama over health care legislation in Washington fades, the rest of the country faces a more immediate concern: Getting insurance for next year. EPA chief: Trump to undo Obama plan to curb global warming Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:02:09 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2017/03/26/US--Trump-Climate/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Trump-Climate c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-347d WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump in the coming days will sign a new executive order that unravels his predecessor's sweeping plan to curb global warming, the head of the Environmental Protection Agency said Sunday. The Latest: Texas Republican quits hard-line Freedom Caucus Sun, 26 Mar 2017 20:48:50 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2017/03/26/US--Health.Overhaul-The.Latest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Health.Overhaul-The.Latest c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-346c WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Republican plans to overhaul the health care system (all times local): Analysis: The outsider dealmaker faltering in White House Sat, 25 Mar 2017 20:00:17 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2017/03/25/US--Trump-Political.Style-Analysis/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Trump-Political.Style-Analysis c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-3912 WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump campaigned as an outsider — celebrating his lack of political experience by selling himself as a dealmaker willing to buck Republican orthodoxy and his own party's leadership. He alone would reshape Washington. Trump plans office to bring business ideas to government Mon, 27 Mar 2017 00:55:32 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2017/03/27/US-Trump-Innovation/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US-Trump-Innovation c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-3206 WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is set to announce a new White House office run by his son-in-law that will seek to overhaul government functions using ideas from the business sector. Trump's border-wall proposal faces many obstacles Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:15:13 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2017/03/26/US--Border.Wall/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Border.Wall c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-34ea WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has now laid out exactly what he wants in the "big, beautiful wall" that he's promised to build on the U.S.-Mexico border. But his effort to build a huge hurdle to those entering the U.S. illegally faces impediments of its own. GOP struggles to govern despite a monopoly in Washington Sun, 26 Mar 2017 21:37:50 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2017/03/26/US--Health.Overhaul-Republicans/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Health.Overhaul-Republicans c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-34eb The Republican Party of "no" for Democrat Barack Obama's eight years is having a hard time getting to "yes" in the early Donald Trump era. Blaming conservatives, Trump signals new openness to Dems Sun, 26 Mar 2017 20:44:28 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2017/03/26/US--Health.Overhaul/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Health.Overhaul c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-34bc WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday attacked conservative lawmakers for the failure of the Republican bill to replace former President Barack Obama's health care law, as aides signaled a greater willingness to work with moderate Democrats on upcoming legislative battles from the budget and tax cuts to health care. Ivanka Trump to attend women's economic summit in Berlin Sun, 26 Mar 2017 19:47:45 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2017/03/26/US--Trump-Ivanka/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Trump-Ivanka c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-32df WASHINGTON (AP) — Ivanka Trump is planning a trip to Germany to attend a summit on the economic empowerment of women, a senior administration official said Sunday. Opponents: Arkansas exposure bill targets transgender people Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:51:42 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2017/03/26/US-XGR--LGBT.Rights-Arkansas/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US-XGR--LGBT.Rights-Arkansas c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15ac8932706:-3496 LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas lawmaker wants to expand the state's indecent exposure law in a move that opponents say could criminalize transgender people's use of bathrooms.