Trump meets with advisers, policy experts ahead of next week’s debate with Biden

Trump meets with advisers, policy experts ahead of next week’s debate with Biden

(WASHINGTON) -- Former President Donald Trump is getting ready for next week's highly anticipated debate with President Joe Biden by holding policy meetings with advisers and congressional allies and favoring town hall events over mock debates, according to sources familiar with his preparations.Ahead of the June 27 standoff in Atlanta,…
Biden heads to Camp David to prepare for first presidential debate with Trump

Biden heads to Camp David to prepare for first presidential debate with Trump

(WASHINGTON) -- With a week to go until the first presidential debate, President Joe Biden heads to Camp David on Thursday to prepare for his critical matchup with former President Donald Trump.The famous rustic retreat in the Maryland mountains has hosted many debate boot camps during election years, and Biden…
2024 federal budget deficit projection rises to nearly $2 trillion

2024 federal budget deficit projection rises to nearly $2 trillion

(WASHINGTON) -- In a new projection from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office, the federal budget deficit – the gap between government revenue vs. spending – will be $1.9 trillion for the 2024 fiscal year.The deficit forecast is $400 billion higher than the CBO’s last estimate in February, an increase of…
2024 federal budget deficit projection rises to nearly $2 trillion

2024 federal budget deficit projection rises to nearly $2 trillion

(WASHINGTON) -- In a new projection from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office, the federal budget deficit – the gap between government revenue vs. spending – will be $1.9 trillion for the 2024 fiscal year.The deficit forecast is $400 billion higher than the CBO’s last estimate in February, an increase of…
Tight Virginia GOP primary between Good, McGuire a test of Trump’s influence

Tight Virginia GOP primary between Good, McGuire a test of Trump’s influence

(RICHMOND, Va.) --  A contentious and closely watched Republican U.S. House primary in Virginia remains too close for any projection, as House Freedom Caucus chair Rep. Bob Good attempts to fend off a challenge from state Sen. John McGuire, who received endorsements from former President Donald Trump. The outcome of…
Witness tells House Ethics Committee that Matt Gaetz paid her for sex: Sources

Witness tells House Ethics Committee that Matt Gaetz paid her for sex: Sources

(WASHINGTON) -- In recent weeks, House Ethics Committee investigators have conducted a string of interviews behind closed doors with numerous women who were witnesses in the years-long Justice Department sex trafficking investigation into Rep. Matt Gaetz, multiple sources familiar with the committee's work tell ABC News.Investigators have interviewed at least…