Republicans are building their case for taking back control of Congress around immigration, which they see as their top issue heading into the midterms.
U.S. Sen. John Cornyn voted to overturn the president’s veto of the annual defense spending bill, while U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz chose to sustain it. Twelve other senators—a mix of conservatives and liberals—joined Cruz in voting against overriding the veto.
Conservative lawmakers blasted Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts after he sided with the court's liberal justices in
China’s Foreign Ministry said it planned to impose corresponding sanctions on several senior GOP figures in retaliation for sanctions the Trump administration imposed last week on senior Chinese officials accused of carrying out human-rights abuses in the Xinjiang region.
Two more members of Congress -- including one who recently shook President Donald Trump's hand and another who rode on Air Force One -- have announced that they will self-quarantine after coming into contact with an individual who has been diagnosed with the novel coronavirus at the recent Conservative Political Action Conference. Rep. Doug Collins, the top Republican on the House Judiciary Committee, and Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida are now the third and fourth congressmen to take the step, following the same announcements from Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas and Rep. Paul Gosar of Arizona. #CNN #News
Texas Republican had ‘a brief conversation and a handshake’ with individual at CPAC outside Washington DC and said he was not experiencing symptoms