(WASHINGTON) -- The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol is working to secure testimony from a growing number of officials in former President Donald Trump's Cabinet, sources familiar with the matter tell ABC News. Trump's former Treasury Secretary Steven... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin's "special military operation" into neighboring Ukraine began on Feb. 24, with Russian troops invading from Belarus, to the north, and Russia, to the east. Russian forces have since been met with "stiff resistance" from Ukrainians, according to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas, one of four Latino cabinet members in President Joe Biden's administration, said on Tuesday he wanted to end raids by Immigration and Customs Enforcement at workplaces. "The deployment of mass worksite operations, sometimes resulting in the simultaneous... Read More.
(LONDON and JERUSALEM) -- Israel’s security cabinet has approved a cease-fire with Hamas, the prime minister's office announced Thursday. The office of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu released a statement Thursday evening stating that the Political Security Cabinet accepted a recommendation for a "bilateral cease-fire... Read More.
By Molly Nagle, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden was holding his first Cabinet meeting Thursday afternoon at the White House, one day after announcing his massive infrastructure plan, which was expected to be a major topic of conversation for... Read More.
By TRISH TURNER, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Sen. Tammy Duckworth told White House officials in a private call Monday night with Senate Democrats that the lack of representation of Asian American Pacific Islanders in President Joe Biden's Cabinet is "unacceptable" and... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate on Monday confirmed Rep. Deb Haaland as interior secretary, making her the first Native American in U.S. history to serve in a president's Cabinet. Haaland, elected to the House of Representatives in 2018,... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate is expected to confirm Rep. Deb Haaland as interior secretary Monday in a historic vote that will make her the first Native American to serve as in a president's Cabinet.Haaland,... Read More.
By LIBBY CATHEY, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Former 2020 presidential candidate and South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg has made history as the first openly gay Cabinet member in U.S. history to be confirmed by the Senate.At age 39,... Read More.
By DEENA ZARU, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Inauguration Day already was historic for women, with Kamala Harris becoming the first woman and person of color to become vice president, and she soon could be joined by a similarly record-breaking Cabinet.Twelve of... Read More.
By SAM SWEENEY, MATTHEW VANN, LUIS MARTINEZ, STEPHANIE EBBS and SOPHIE TATUM, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao on Thursday became the first Trump Cabinet member to resign because of Wednesday's storming of the Capitol.Education Secretary Betsy DeVos joined... Read More.
By ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao on Thursday became the first Trump Cabinet member to resign because of Wednesday's storming of the Capitol.In a tweet to agency staff, she said she was "deeply troubled" by what... Read More.