Cornyn, Senate majority whip, watches and waits for Trump appointments

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate’s second-most powerful Republican told reporters Wednesday that he has yet to be looped in on President-elect Donald Trump’s transition — a process that will require confirmation from his chamber on many fronts. U.S. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas, the Senate majority whip, said his knowledge of Trump appointments is limited to news […]

Trump maps out a new administration to bring a seismic shift to Washington

Washington began its transition of power Wednesday as the ascendancy of President-elect Donald Trump promised a seismic shift in nearly every facet of the capital city, from military and executive agencies to federal courts and financial and political establishments. President Obama, who had denounced Trump as unfit to serve as commander in chief, struck a […]

7 Things Farmers Should Know About Trump’s Win

Most polls and pundits said Hillary Clinton would win the 2016 presidential election. But then the people voted, and Donald Trump emerged as the President-Elect. The agriculture community wasted no time considering what comes next; many industry groups and prognosticators have already weighed in on what priorities agriculture should pursue moving forward in light of […]