Trump asks RNC chair McDaniel to stay in job through 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he has asked Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel to stay in the job through the 2020 election. Trump is tweeting praise for McDaniel, saying she “oversaw history defying gains in the Senate and unprecedented fundraising strength.” Republicans gained two Senate seats in this month’s midterm elections, but […]

Trump’s fundraising prowess keeps Republican Party close

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican senators are bucking President Donald Trump’s calls to revive the health care debate. And Trump just ousted his only top White House aide with deep links to the Republican Party. But the president and his party won’t be calling it quits any time soon. They remain tightly linked by a force […]