Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, who was seen as a potential candidate to become the next secretary of state, has removed his name from consideration for a position in the Trump administration, officials say. (more)
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump announced on Wednesday that he intends to nominate South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley to serve as the U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, which is a cabinet-level position. (more)
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump released a video address on Monday, announcing that he will withdraw the country from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and cancel "job-killing" restrictions on the production of energy. (more)
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on Friday announced his first cabinet picks, nominating U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions to serve as Attorney General and U.S. Congressman Mike Pompeo to be the Director of the Central Intelligence Agency.
The U.S. Senate voted 85-12 on Wednesday to approve legislation rewriting the landmark No Child Left Behind education law of 2002. The measure now goes to the White House where President Barack Obama is expected to sign it.