Monday, February 19, 2018

It’s official: President Trump just campaigned for Roy Moore

During a rally in Pensacola, Fla., on Dec. 8, President Trump told Alabamians to "get out and vote for Roy Moore," the Republican nominee...

Grand juries, explained for those who kinda sorta know what they are

President Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, Manafort's former business associate Rick Gates and Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos have all been charged in...

How Washington Post journalists broke the story of allegations against Roy Moore

A new poll by the Poynter Institute, a journalism nonprofit, finds that while overall trust and confidence in the press has increased during the Trump...

Scandal cost three congressmen their jobs this week. The last time something like this...

Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) leaves the Capitol after announcing his resignation Thursday. (Andrew Harnik/AP)Here's one way to put this extraordinary week into perspective,...

Democrats’ Senate majority math is suddenly starting to add up

Democrats’ Senate majority math is suddenly starting to add up Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) resigned Thursday in the face of sexual harassment allegations, and Democrats...

Democrats’ Senate majority math is suddenly starting to add up

Democrats’ Senate majority math is suddenly starting to add up Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) resigned Thursday in the face of sexual harassment allegations, and Democrats...

‘The worst you can say about Democrats is they are too pure’ on sexual...

‘The worst you can say about Democrats is they are too pure’ on sexual misconduct, says Chris Matthews When Al Franken announced on Thursday that...

Yes, a government shutdown before Christmas is still possible

Yes, a government shutdown before Christmas is still possible We're closely monitoring the chances of a government shutdown this month, and we will update this story...

Black lawmakers are stumping for Doug Jones in Alabama. But is it too late?

Black lawmakers are stumping for Doug Jones in Alabama. But is it too late? In response to concerns that black voters are not energized in...

Democrats’ Senate majority math is suddenly starting to add up

Then-Tennessee Gov. Phil Bredesen (D) talks about his eight years in office on Dec. 13, 2010. (Mark Humphrey/AP)Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) resigned Thursday...