Trump allies push to unmask whistleblower on Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) — The explosive allegations have been largely corroborated. The whistleblower's identity is legally protected. But conservative allies of President Donald Trump are trying to unmask th...

US House committee passes TAIPEI Act, members call for recognition of Taiwan as country

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee passed the Taiwan Allies International Protection and Enhancement Initiative Act (TAIPEI Act) on Wednesday (Oct...

US House of Representatives to consider TAIPEI Act on Wednesday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee is set to review the TAIPEI Act on Wednesday (Oct. 30). The bipartisan legislation calls on the Trump admini...

US House of Representatives introduces TAIPEI Act

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The U.S. House of Representatives introduced the Taiwan Allies International Protection and Enhancement Act (TAIPEI Act) on Friday (Oct. 18) to “express United States supp...

Pelosi welcomes Hong Kong pro-democracy activists to Capitol

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is welcoming Hong Kong pro-democracy activists to the U.S. Capitol, sending a message to Beijing that Congress supports the protesters in their months-long...

US tells Congress of plans to sell F-16 fighters to Taiwan

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has informed Congress it plans to sell F-16 fighters worth $8 billion to Taiwan in a move that will inflame already high tensions with China. Two U....

House representative reaffirms US support for Taiwan's self-defense

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. House Representative Michael McCaul on Wednesday (July 24) reaffirmed the U.S.’ support for Taiwan to protect itself from Chinese coercion while urging the two ...

House votes to block sale of weapons to Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is heading for a showdown with President Donald Trump after the House voted on Wednesday to block his administration from selling billions of dollars in weapons and maintena...

US Congress introduces bill to undermine China's dominance over 5G

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Republican U.S. Representative Michael McCaul of Texas introduced legislation in the U.S. Congress on Monday (July 15) calling for increased engagement and representation ...

'Don't mess with Taiwan': US Congressman

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- U.S. Representative Michael McCaul made clear his feelings about Chinese aggression towards Taiwan in an interview with Fox News on Sunday (July 14), defending the recent sale ...

Lawmakers challenge Trump official on Saudi arms sale

WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers are grilling State Department officials over President Donald Trump's move to sell arms to Saudi Arabia without congressional review. House Foreign Affair...

US House Committee rejects Beijing's 'One China principle,' declares support for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Foreign Affairs Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday (May 13) affirmed support for Taiwan and also dismissed the idea that China’s “On...

US House passes bill reaffirming Taiwan Relations Act amid US-China trade war

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The United States House of Representatives voted 414-0 to approve a resolution reaffirming the U.S. commitment to Taiwan on Tuesday (May 7). Representative Michael McCa...

Trump vetoes measure to end US involvement in Yemen war

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump vetoed a resolution passed by Congress to end U.S. military assistance in Saudi Arabia's war in Yemen. The veto — the second in Trump's presi...

House votes to end support for Yemen war, rebuffing Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House on Thursday voted to end American involvement in the Yemen war, rebuffing the Trump administration's support for the military campaign led by Saudi Arabia. ...