President Donald Trump has sent a $25,000 gift to the father of a 22-year-old U.S. Army corporal killed in Afghanistan in June, several months after first making the pledge during a personal phone call with the family, the White House confirmed to ABC News.

The Associated PressIn this Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, photo, Tanya Keith, of Des Moines, Iowa, and her daughter Iolana feed their chickens in the backyard of their home, in Des Moines.

Ohio Rep. Pat Tiberi is the latest seasoned House Republican to call it quits, announcing he’ll resign by Jan. 31 to accept a lucrative position in the Buckeye State rather than finish his ninth term on Capitol Hill.

Pelosi: Wouldn’t it be nice if Romney were president?

Thursday, 19 October 2017 10:57 Written by
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) quipped Wednesday that it would be nice if Mitt Romney was president."Wouldn’t be nice if he were president of the United States?” she asked during a Los Angeles Times event, according to...

Pelosi: Dems may oppose any border measures in DACA fix

Thursday, 19 October 2017 10:52 Written by
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) warned this week that Democrats might oppose any new border enforcement as part of legislation to prevent the deportation of young immigrants in the U.S. illegally.Pelosi has previously emphasized that...

The Latest: 2 senators formally propose health deal

Thursday, 19 October 2017 10:36 Written by
The Associated PressSen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., speaks to reporters as he heads to vote on budget amendments, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

The Latest on the bipartisan health deal in the Senate (all times local):