WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump, trying to dig out from two new political holes of his own making on top of the expanding House impeachment inquiry, held forth for 71 minutes Monday during what was ostensibly a Cabinet meeting but ended up being a familiar torrent of grievance, defensiveness and bold statements about his expansive view of ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday morning officially overturned a ruling that had called for nearly three dozen congressional and legislative districts in Michigan to be redrawn because they unfairly helped one political party.
The decision -- which vacated an earlier ruling made by a three-judge panel by the Sixth U.S. Circuit ...Read more
Silicon Valley software engineers seem more loyal to the left wing of the Democratic Party than to their own employers.
Presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren, who has called for breaking up Facebook, Amazon and Google, raised more than $173,000 from tech industry employees in the third quarter, according to Bloomberg News's analysis of public...Read more
LONG ISLAND CITY, New York -- Bernie Sanders leaped back onto the campaign trail Saturday with a rowdy political rally aimed at reassuring supporters unnerved by the 78-year-old's recent heart attack -- and with a lot of encouragement from an unexpected place.
The candidate competing with Sanders to lock down the Democratic Party's most ...Read more
Bernie Sanders, weeks after a heart attack that threatened to derail his campaign, is resetting his presidential bid on Saturday with a New York City rally and the endorsement of influential Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
The Vermont senator looks to leverage the charismatic 30-year-old lawmaker, who has outsized influence with left-...Read more
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WASHINGTON -- In the decades before President Donald Trump asked Ukraine to launch an investigation into his main political rival in the upcoming presidential election, Congress tried again and again to keep foreign nationals out of American elections and government decisions.
The lawmakers' adversaries over the years sound as if they come ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court said Friday it will hear a constitutional challenge to the semi-independent status of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, a government agency created by Congress in the wake of Great Recession to police mortgage providers, credit card issuers and other consumer lenders.
At issue is whether the bureau's ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear a Trump administration appeal that could bolster the government's ability to deport undocumented immigrants quickly after their asylum bids are rejected.
Taking up a politically charged issue, the justices said they'll review a lower court's conclusion that people who enter the country ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump walked slowly into the White House just after 1:30 a.m. Friday even more embattled than when he left it some 15 hours earlier. During a rally in Dallas hours before, he dropped the "I-word" (impeachment) just once as he described himself and conservatives as victims of an "overthrow" conspiracy.
Gordon Sondland, the ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump wasted little time at a campaign rally in Dallas attacking the Democrats leading an impeachment probe against him, saying "Crazy Nancy" and "Shifty Schiff" hate the United States.
"The Democrats have betrayed our country," he said to cheers, as he said the 2020 election is about the "survival of American ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Kansas Republican Kris Kobach's Senate campaign paid an Olathe man who regularly posted hateful comments about Jews and racial minorities on a white nationalist website.
Kobach's campaign paid Joe Suber $500 for field coordinating services in September, according to the Republican's latest campaign finance report. Suber also filed...Read more
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BALTIMORE -- The late U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings tangled repeatedly with President Donald Trump over the past few years.
The two men clashed from the start, and the conflicts intensified after Democrats took control of the U.S. House of Representatives in 2018, putting Cummings in the chairman's seat of the House Committee on Oversight and ...Read more
BALTIMORE -- President Donald Trump took to Twitter Thursday to send his "warmest condolences" to the family and friends of U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings of Maryland, who died in the early morning amid some longstanding health problems.
"I got to see first hand the strength, passion and wisdom of this highly respected political leader," Trump said ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump found himself increasingly isolated Wednesday as members of his own party decried the withdrawal of U.S. troops from northern Syria -- a move that cleared the way for a Turkish invasion -- and top administration officials set off for an uncertain diplomatic mission to Ankara to negotiate a cease-fire.
WASHINGTON -- Rep. Andy Biggs will attempt to force a vote on his resolution to censure House Intelligence Chairman Adam B. Schiff on the House floor this week, having initiated the process Wednesday.
Biggs' censure effort has the backing of House Republican leaders -- an uncommon alliance between the party's establishment and the chairman of ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump on Wednesday continued distancing the United States from Kurdish forces in Syria who once were Washington's chief ally in fighting the Islamic State terrorist group.
Trump's decision to remove American forces that were positioned between Turkish troops and the Kurds has angered both Republican and Democratic...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Welcome to the top, Elizabeth Warren.
That was a central message of the presidential Democratic debate Tuesday, when the Massachusetts senator's rivals peppered her with hostile questions and blunt challenges to her policies on health care, taxes and more.
The debate was the first to be held since Warren moved into the lead of ...Read more
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While political campaign merchandise can play an important role in a candidate's fundraising and branding efforts, once the votes have been cast and the results tallied, the T-shirts, ball caps, scarfs and tote bags are often shunted to the back of the closet never to be seen again.
Part of that is politics, of course, but part of it is because...Read more
Sen. Elizabeth Warren drew repeated fire from her competitors in the Democrats' fourth presidential debate Tuesday night, while Joe Biden faded to the background for long stretches, underscoring how much the primary campaign has shifted.
For the most part, Warren, who came into the debate tied with or slightly leading Biden in polls, kept her ...Read more
New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a leading voice of the Democratic Party's liberal wing, plans to endorse Bernie Sanders for president, according to his campaign.
Her support is a major boost for the Vermont senator, whose poll ratings have been sliding as Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren has emerged as a frontrunner in the race for ...Read more
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