Days From Another Shutdown, Here's What The Negotiators Are Facing

Bipartisan negotiators are working on a border security funding deal — but both sides still sorting out what kind of "wall" or "barrier" is in and whether or not President Trump will sign it.

Munich Security Conference Reveals A Growing Rift Between U.S. And Its Allies

German Chancellor Angela Merkel received a standing ovation for a speech that critiqued U.S. foreign policy. Meanwhile, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence defended U.S. global leadership.

Former CBP Commissioner Gil Kerlikowske On Trump's Border Declaration

NPR's Scott Simon asks former drug czar and U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Gil Kerlikowske about President Trump's declaration of a national emergency to fund a wall along the border.

Trump's National Emergency Sets Up Legal Fight Over Spending Authority

Does Trump have the constitutional power to ignore a congressional vote that did not provide him all the money he wanted for a Southern border wall? That issue could be decided by the Supreme Court.

Senate Panel Launches Bipartisan Probe Into Think Tank Linked To Butina, Torshin

Leaders of the Senate Finance Committee sent letters to the Center for Public Interest, the Federal Reserve and the Treasury Department asking for information about meetings with Russians in 2015.

Trump Declares National Emergency For Southern Border Wall Funding

President Trump spoke to the press at length outside the White House Friday morning. He talked about his national emergency declaration, trade talks with China and other topics.

GOP Rep. Doug Lamborn Weighs In On Funding Sources For National Emergency

Following President Trump's declaration of a national emergency over border security, NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with Rep. Doug Lamborn, R-Colo., about its impact on funding allocated for military.

This City Told Amazon And Google: No Incentives For You

Amazon canceled plans for a New York City HQ after meeting stiff opposition over big tax breaks and other incentives. A California mayor refused to offer similar incentives but landed Google anyway.

Supreme Court To Decide If 2020 Census Includes Citizenship Question

The high court agreed to a speedy review of a lower court's ruling that stopped Trump administration plans to use the census to ask whether every person living in the country is a U.S. citizen.

Former Gov. Bill Weld Considers A Republican Primary Challenge To Trump

Weld, the former governor of Massachusetts, told an audience in New Hampshire that he is launching a 2020 exploratory committee.

Former Republican Gov. Bill Weld Considers A Primary Challenge To Trump

Weld, formerly governor of Massachusetts, told an audience in New Hampshire that he is launching a 2020 exploratory committee.