Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and his wife, Transportation Department Secretary Elaine Chao, are drawing vehement criticism in response to a Politico report that she helped secure funds for $78
Walter Shaub thinks Donald Trump's nearly $106 million golf tab is getting way out of hand. The former White House ethics chief is sarcastically proposing a “Golf on Your Own Damn Dime Act of 2019.” Walter
The president's negotiating style has settled into a familiar — and increasingly ineffective — pattern. First, spark a crisis by threatening harsh consequences if hazy, unspecified demands aren’t met.
The internet cheered in December when Trader Joe’s announced it would take meaningful steps towards making its packaging more sustainable. The supermarket chain outlined a plan that included reducing eliminating
They Were Children When They Were Kidnapped By ISIS and Forced to Fight. What Happens Now That They're Home?
This story was produced in partnership with the Pulitzer Center. Raised in northern Iraq’s small Yezidi religious minority, S. was 9 years old when the so-called Islamic State killed his father and brother,
Employers added a scant 75,000 new jobs to the US economy in May — far below last year’s monthly average of 223,000 positions, according to the latest jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. sudden
The Trump administration is currently attempting to stop California from setting its own pollution standards for automobiles. Trump’s Environmental Protection Agency has proposed freezing federal fuel
WASHINGTON — The world’s largest automakers warned President Trump on Thursday that one of his most sweeping deregulatory efforts — his plan to weaken tailpipe pollution standards — threatens to cut their
The first episode of season two of Axios on HBO featured an interview with Jared Kushner that demonstrated why President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior White House adviser rarely does media interviews.
Republican 'Redistricting Expert' Reportedly Played a Big Part in Developing 2020 Census Citizenship Question
(NEW YORK) — A longtime Republican redistricting expert played a key role in adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census, according to court papers filed Thursday by opponents of the move. The filing
This photo taken on October 17, 2018 shows workers sewing shoes at a factory in Qingdao in China's eastern Shandong province (STR/AFP/Getty) President Trump loves to blame China for the job losses that
Sitting on a plastic chair in a small office, I’m wearing medical scrubs rolled up to my knees and I have an X-ray machine strapped to my shin. The machine is scanning my bones for lead as an expert monitors