{FD} NRA hits back: LaPierre, at CPAC, says ‘opportunists’ exploiting Florida tragedy for ‘political gain’

The leader of the National Rifle Association on Thursday pushed back hard against the latest efforts to enact new gun control measures in the wake of last week’s school shooting rampage in Florida, accusing liberals of exploiting the massacre “for political gain.”

{FD} Trump questions why Sessions isn’t probing ‘Dem crimes’ amid Russia probe

President Trump on Wednesday again dinged Attorney General Jeff Sessions, this time asking why the Democrats in the Obama administration aren’t being investigated as part of the probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 election.

{FD} Trump questions why Sessions isn’t probing ‘Dem crimes’ amid Russia investigation

President Trump on Wednesday again dinged Attorney General Jeff Sessions, this time asking why the Democrats in the Obama administration aren’t being investigated as part of the probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 election.

{FD} Trump considers raising purchase age for certain firearms, amid gun control talks

President Trump is signaling an openness to the idea of raising the minimum age for purchasing certain firearms in the wake of last week’s school shooting in Parkland, Fla., where a 19-year-old is accused of killing 17 teachers and students with an AR-15 rifle.

{FD} Flynn urged by supporters to withdraw guilty plea, as judge’s actions raise eyebrows

Supporters of former national security adviser Michael Flynn are floating the possibility he could withdraw his guilty plea in Robert Mueller’s investigation, as the new judge in the case makes some curious moves amid speculation over whether the special counsel "withheld" evidence.

{FD} Trump urges ban on ‘bump stocks,’ other gun modifiers

President Trump on Tuesday directed Attorney General Jeff Sessions to craft new regulations to ban gun modifiers including the “bump stock” used in the Las Vegas massacre, amid bipartisan calls to strengthen gun restrictions in the wake of recent shooting rampages.

{FD} At Florida hospital, Trump pays respects to shooting survivors and medical staff

President Trump and first lady Melania Trump on Friday evening visited Broward Health North Hospital to pay respects to survivors and medical professionals involved in this week’s deadly school shooting massacre in Florida.

{FD} Indictment reveals Russians also organized anti-Trump rallies after election

The Russians indicted for meddling in the 2016 presidential contest were also behind anti-Trump rallies after the election, prosecutors said Friday, revealing another aspect of Russia’s alleged interference as it worked to sow discord in the United States after the contentious race.

{FD} Multiple immigration plans blocked in Senate, after Trump calls one proposal a ‘total catastrophe’

Senators on Thursday blocked several separate plans that deal with immigration as President Trump torpedoed one proposal as “a total catastrophe” and his Department of Homeland Security lambasted it as the “end of immigration enforcement in America.”

{FD} Trump condemns Florida shooting as act of ‘hatred and evil,’ vows to ‘tackle’ mental health issues

President Trump on Thursday addressed the school shooting massacre in Florida by calling it a scene of “violence, hatred, and evil” and vowing to work to address mental health issues behind such tragedies.

{FD} Trump says he’s ‘totally opposed to domestic violence’ amid questions over Rob Porter scandal

President Trump said Wednesday he is “totally opposed to domestic violence” amid questions over his administration’s handling of abuse allegations lodged against former White House aide Rob Porter.

{FD} Rob Porter was up for White House promotion before domestic abuse accusations went public

Former White House staff secretary Rob Porter was on the verge of a big promotion at the White House before news stories surfaced last week detailing past domestic abuse allegations from two former spouses, Fox News has confirmed.

{FD} Senator calls Susan Rice Inauguration Day email on Russia ‘disturbing’

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham described as “disturbing” a newly revealed Inauguration Day email from Susan Rice that detailed former President Barack Obama's guidance at a high-level meeting about how law enforcement should investigate Russian interference in the 2016 election.

{FD} Did Carter Page contacts give Obama FBI window into Trump team world?

Former Trump adviser Carter Page acknowledges communicating with Trump campaign contacts after the FBI began spying on him – indicating multiple members of the president’s team likely were caught up in the secret government surveillance which began days before the 2016 election.

{FD} Senators flag ‘unusual’ Susan Rice email on Russia probe from Inauguration Day

Ex-national security adviser Susan Rice sent an “unusual email” to herself the day President Trump was sworn into office documenting former President Barack Obama's guidance at a high-level meeting about how law enforcement should investigate Russian interference in the 2016 presidential race, two Republican senators said Monday.

{FD} White House seeks revisions to Dems’ FISA rebuttal memo, halting release

The White House on Friday told Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee to redraft their rebuttal to a controversial GOP memo alleging government surveillance abuse during the 2016 campaign, saying sensitive details need to be stripped before it can be made public.

{FD} Senate recesses until Friday at 12:01 a.m., assuring shutdown

The U.S. Senate has recessed until Friday at 12:01 a.m. ET without approving a budget deal, which means a short government shutdown is assured. A last-minute maneuver by Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., delayed consideration of a bipartisan budget package to keep the government open past midnight.

{FD} Deal to avoid government shutdown by midnight hits snag in Congress

A bipartisan budget deal to keep the government running past midnight hit a major snag Thursday, as a last-minute maneuver in the Senate by Kentucky Republican Rand Paul to protest government spending injected another obstacle into efforts to pass legislation to avert another shutdown.

{FD} Biden bashes Trump as ‘bully,’ touts liberal credentials amid 2020 speculation

Former Vice President Joe Biden on Wednesday bashed President Trump as the “neighborhood bully” while touting his own liberal credentials during a speech to Democratic lawmakers that appeared aimed at keeping his foot in the door for a potential 2020 run for president.

{FD} Schiff: Intel Committee to ‘enforce’ Bannon subpoena, ‘compel’ Lewandowski to testify

The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee said Wednesday that former top Trump aides Steve Bannon and Corey Lewandowski are not cooperating with their desire to have them testify, forcing them to take new steps to compel them to appear before the panel for its Russia investigation.

{FD} DC Democrats mock Trump’s military parade, will try to stop it

The Democrats on the council of the District of Columbia are mocking “fragile man” and “despot” President Trump’s reported desire to hold a massive parade to show off the country’s military, suggesting they will take steps to prevent it from taking place in the nation’s capital.

{FD} Trump turns up heat on ‘un-American’ Dems silent during SOTU: ‘Can we call that treason?’

President Trump on Monday ripped into congressional Democrats who refused to applaud the “positive news” during his State of the Union address last week, calling their reaction “un-American” and accusing them of “bad energy” during the speech.

{FD} House memo states disputed dossier was key to FBI’s FISA warrant to surveil members of Team Trump

A memo that is purported to show government surveillance abuse and was at the center of an intense power struggle between congressional Republicans and the FBI has been declassified ahead of its expected release later Friday, Fox News has learned.

{FD} Trump blasts ‘stone cold’ Dems for not applauding job growth, calling bonuses ‘crumbs’

President Trump on Thursday blasted “stone cold” congressional Democrats for not applauding economic gains during this week’s State of the Union address, while also ripping Nancy Pelosi for dismissing tax bill-tied bonuses as “crumbs.”