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US President Donald Trump speaks during a rally in El Paso, Texas, on February 11, 2019, calling for a border wall to be built.

The tentative deal to avoid a 2nd shutdown would give Trump less than 25% of the money he wants for the wall

Lawmakers reached a provisional agreement for border-security funding on Monday evening that they hope will avert another government shutdown.

The chances of another government shutdown are rising after border-security negotiations hit a serious snag

"I'm not confident we're going to get there," Sen. Richard Shelby said Sunday. "I'm hoping we will get there."
A stop sign is seen near the White House during the record partial government shutdown in December 2018.

A key GOP senator trying to stop a 2nd shutdown says there’s a ’50-50′ chance the government will grind to a halt again at the end o...

A bipartisan committee needs to present a border security proposal to President Donald Trump before government funding runs out on Saturday 12:01 a.m.
Senator Lindsey Graham speaks to journalists while walking to the Senate floor for votes on competing Republican and Democratic plans to end the government shutdown on Capitol Hill on January 24, 2019.

Republicans are lobbying Trump not to use the State of the Union to declare a national emergency over the wall

Some Senate Republicans are opposing President Donald Trump's suggestion that he may declare a national emergency to try to get border-wall funding.

Republicans say that Trump pardoning himself would be catastrophic

Can the commander in chief pardon himself? President Donald Trump sure thinks so, even though lawmakers broadly agree that such action would be "catastrophic" for him from both a legal and political perspective.
Sen. Richard Shelby (R-AL)

The last Democrat to win an Alabama Senate race later became a Republican — and did not vote for Roy Moore

Richard Shelby was first elected to the Senate as a Democrat in 1986, and reelected in 1992. He jumped to the Republican Party in 1994.
Alabama Sen. Richard Shelby on CNN.

‘I couldn’t vote for Roy Moore’: Alabama Republican Senator denounces his party’s candidate just 2 days before the election

In an interview on CNN's "State of the Union," Sen. Richard Shelby explained he did not vote for Roy Moore and instead voted for an unnamed Republican write-in.

Roy Moore loses a key Republican vote in the Alabama special election

Sen. Richard Shelby hinted weeks ago that Roy Moore would not get his vote due to ongoing allegations of sexual harassment and sexual assault against Moore.
Judge Roy Moore participates in the Mid-Alabama Republican Club's Veterans Day Program in Vestavia Hills, Alabama, U.S., November 11, 2017.

Roy Moore’s Democratic opponent quotes Ivanka Trump and Jeff Sessions in brutal attack ad

Doug Jones, the Democratic opponent of Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, released an ad using top Republicans' statements against Moore.