Trump advisers headed to Hill to talk tax reform

By bfaler@politico.com (Brian Faler) President Donald Trump’s top economic advisers will meet Tuesday evening with congressional leaders to discuss rewriting the tax code. One day before what Trump has promised will be a “big announcement” on tax reform,...

Ivanka Trump faces skeptical audience in Berlin

By akarni@politico.com (Annie Karni) BERLIN — German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s visit to the White House last month may have been filled with awkward moments, but she left with one key takeaway — identifying the first daughter as her back-channel to...
GOP senator hits back at criticism of Russia probe

GOP senator hits back at criticism of Russia probe

By jcarney@thehill.com (Jordain Carney) Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.) is defending the Senate Intelligence Committee’s investigation into Russia’s meddling in the White House race amid allegations of dysfunction among the panel. “Reports about...