The $854 billion bill funds the military and a host of civilian agencies for the next year and provides a short-term fix to keep the government open through early December.
The announcement comes on the same day Melania Trump launches a new initiative for children.
The president's diehard supporters might be starting to realize how thoroughly he has played them for suckers.
The president casts doubt on whether he will back the $1.3 trillion spending bill needed to avert a government shutdown Friday, citing concerns over "Dreamer" immigrants and border wall money.
Symbols of American promise have turned into emblems of dysfunction amid a dispute in Congress over spending and immigration that has closed federal agencies' doors.
The "good things" in the budget bill and tax cut package "come at far too high a price."
Given how Republicans soundly clinched a majority win in both the House and Senate in November, it seems a bit counterintuitive that House Speaker John Boehner has to worry about detractors from within his own party now that Congress is back in session.
The "Daily Show" host is struggling to understand how so much "random stuff" ended up in the $1.1 trillion spending bill that Congress recently passed.
With the passage of the 2015 federal budget bill, JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon got lawmakers to repeal a key part of the 2010 Dodd-Frank financial reform law and allow banks to use the savings accounts of ordinary Americans to gamble in the stock market on behalf of hedge funds, corporations and the rich.
We're teetering on the brink of a major holiday season, which can mean only one thing on Capitol Hill: looming legislative deadlock.