Critics have seized on recent comments by President Trump as proof that he did not need to declare an emergency at the southern border. “I could do the wall over a longer period of time,” he said last week.
The hearing on the 9th Congressional District race opened with allegations that Leslie McCrae Dowless tried to cover his tracks and encouraged witnesses to lie. No evidence has emerged that Republican Mark Harris knew of the scheme.
Capitol Hill is the epicenter of American government — but so much more. A photographer who has lived in the neighborhood for decades sought to capture the people who live close to this seat of power but far from its politics.
Photos by D.A. Peterson | Text by Harrison Smith and Amy Rogers Nazarov
The president, who is set to speak in Miami this afternoon, will urge senior members of the Venezuelan military to abandon President Nicolás Maduro and switch their allegiance to opposition leader Juan Guaidó.
Theodore McCarrick, the first cardinal removed from the priesthood because of sexual abuse, will be allowed to remain at a friary in Kansas until his permanent housing is finalized, church officials have said.