.
The myth of ‘Middle-Class Joe’

The myth of ‘Middle-Class Joe’

If former Vice President Joe Biden runs in 2020, his newfound wealth could give his Democratic and GOP opponents an opening to attack him as disingenuous, or at least less than advertised. | Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images “Middle-Class Joe” Biden has a $2.7 million vacation home. He charges more than $100,000 per speaking gig and has…
Trump wants Patriots owner Bob Kraft at White House despite prostitution bust

Trump wants Patriots owner Bob Kraft at White House despite prostitution bust

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, who was arrested in a prostitution sting, was invited to the White House to celebrate his team's Super Bowl victory in February. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images White House The prospect has White House aides worried the visit could turn a feel-good photo op into an embarrassing media spectacle. By…
Nadler: ‘Tens of thousands’ of documents delivered in Trump obstruction probe

Nadler: ‘Tens of thousands’ of documents delivered in Trump obstruction probe

The House Judiciary Committee, chaired by Rep. Jerry Nadler, is leading an investigation that many Democrats believe could result in a formal impeachment process against President Donald Trump. | Mark Wilson/Getty Images Congress The sweeping request came as the Judiciary Committee kicked off its broad investigation into the president. By ANDREW DESIDERIO 03/18/2019 07:27 PM…
Deny, defy, disdain: Georgia election chief adopts familiar voting security strategy

Deny, defy, disdain: Georgia election chief adopts familiar voting security strategy

For activists and security experts, Georgia’s rush to buy the barcode voting machines reflects a disheartening consistency. | John Bazemore/AP Photo cybersecurity Cybersecurity experts are baffled by Georgia officials' handling of an issue that has made the state infamous. By ERIC GELLER 03/09/2019 06:43 AM EST Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp is no longer the state’s…
Trump’s budget would steer $20M to Jack Nicklaus-backed hospital project

Trump’s budget would steer $20M to Jack Nicklaus-backed hospital project

Golf legend Jack Nicklaus, a longtime proponent of children's health care, has argued that mobile hospitals should be specifically designed to serve children. | Michael Reaves/Getty Images The White House's proposed budget includes funding for a small children's health program sought by one of President Donald Trump's golfing buddies: Jack Nicklaus. Under the administration's fiscal…
Gillibrand struggles to get N.Y. delegation on board for 2020

Gillibrand struggles to get N.Y. delegation on board for 2020

2020 hopeful Kirsten Gillibrand’s hunt for support from home-state colleagues stands in stark contrast to her Democratic rivals, who have made more progress locking down their respective delegations. | Alex Wong/Getty Images Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is still searching for a first presidential endorsement from colleagues in New York’s delegation, leaving her the only senator running…
Newsom takes his case against death penalty to national stage

Newsom takes his case against death penalty to national stage

Newsom's executive order comes after California voters in the last two presidential elections rejected attempts to repeal the death penalty. In 2016, not only did voters block the repeal, but they fast-tracked death penalty appeals through a competing measure backed by law enforcement groups. | AP Photo/Nick Ut, File By CARLA MARINUCCI 03/14/2019 07:43 PM…
How Trump Is Like JFK

How Trump Is Like JFK

John F. Harris is editor-in-chief of POLITICO and author of "The Survivor: Bill Clinton in the White House." Why is the mainstream media so agitated about President Donald Trump’s close relationship with Fox News host Sean Hannity? A right-wing critic emails with a taunt: “Everybody loved it when Bradlee and Kennedy were in bed together.” Not sure…
Iowa poll: It’s Biden vs. Bernie

Iowa poll: It’s Biden vs. Bernie

The survey showed 27 percent supported former Vice President Joe Biden and 25 percent supported Sen. Bernie Sanders — a percentage within the margin of error. | Win McNamee/Getty Images 2020 elections The Des Moines Register/CNN/Mediacom survey asked Democrats likely to take part in Iowa’s 2020 caucuses who their top choice for president would be.…
Trump officials prepared to stonewall Democratic oversight demands

Trump officials prepared to stonewall Democratic oversight demands

President Donald Trump confers with Nancy Pelosi on March 14 at the Capitol. Since January, 17 House committees have unsuccessfully requested records or witnesses from the Trump administration. | Win McNamee/Getty Images White House Trump doesn’t plan to negotiate with Congress over investigations the way his predecessors did. By ANITA KUMAR 03/19/2019 05:05 AM EDT…
- Advertisement -
Loading...

Must Read

764 POSTS0 COMMENTS