Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Judge Napolitano explains why Loretta Lynch could be facing 5-10 years in prison: ‘It’s a felony’

Fox News legal analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano said Monday that former Attorney General Loretta Lynch could face a lengthy prison term if found guilty of “misconduct in office” for intervening in the FBI’s criminal investigation of Hillary Clinton’s private email server.<p>Former FBI Director James …

Government

Trump blasts Clinton, DNC for colluding against Bernie Sanders—383 days later

Donald Trump can’t stop living in the past, presumably so he can try to influence people in the future.<p>On Sunday morning, Trump blasted Hillary …

Bernie Sanders

Comey testimony forces investigation into collusion — between Clinton and Obama’s DOJ

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) released a letter indicating that former Attorney General Loretta Lynch is under investigation for suspicion that she might have interfered with an FBI investigation.<p>The letter was released Friday and was signed by other members of the …

Hillary Clinton

Trump calls Russia election hack a 'big Dem hoax'

President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Thursday to call Russian interference in the 2016 election a "big Dem hoax" and slammed the Democratic …

Donald Trump

The Senate is investigating whether former Attorney General Loretta Lynch interfered in the Clinton email investigation

Several members of the Senate Judiciary Committee have opened a bipartisan inquiry into whether former Attorney General Loretta Lynch interfered in the FBI's investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server.<p>The senators — Republicans Lindsay Graham and Chuck Grassley and Democrats …

Hillary Clinton

The Passing of the Pelosi Era

In the first round of the special election for the House seat in Georgia's Sixth District, 30-year-old Jon Ossoff swept 48 percent. He more than …

Karen Handel

FBI never contacted Wasserman Schultz after DNC breach, former chairwoman claims

The former chair of the Democratic National Committee said Wednesday that the FBI never contacted her after Russian hackers breached the DNC’s …

Government

Debbie Wasserman Schultz: "Donald Trump Has Accomplished Nothing Of Significance, Thankfully, Because Of Nancy Pelosi"

Former DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz tells CNN that House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is a "remarkable strategic legislator" who has skillfully …

Nancy Pelosi

DNC: The Russians had been booted from our system by the time DHS called

The Democratic National Committee had kicked Russian hackers out of its computer systems by June of last year — two months before the Department of Homeland Security called to offer assistance, according to DNC officials.<p>The DNC is pushing back after former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson …

Security

Russian hacking hearings: 6 takeaways

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Both sides of the Capitol on Wednesday heard from experts about the extent of Russian meddling in the 2016 election, with officials for the first time revealing how many states' election-related systems were targeted by Russian hackers.<p>But though the government disclosed that 21 …

Justice

Despite recent shooting, spirits remain high at Congressional Women’s Softball Game

Despite a rough start when Abby Livingston of the Texas Tribune hurt her knee in the first inning, the press managed to pull off a 2-1 victory at last night’s Congressional Women’s Softball Game to continue their winning streak.<p>This was the ninth year of the annual charity fundraiser, which pits a …

Lifestyle

Who’s Playing in Tonight’s Congressional Softball Game

The ninth annual game pits members of Congress against the media to raise money<p>Members of Congress team up with the Washington press corps in the …

Politics

Priebus, on thin ice in the West Wing, keeps close eye on RNC

The chief of staff is staying deeply involved in RNC matters, despite having his hands full in Trump's White House.<p>Updated 06/22/2017 09:23 AM EDT<p>President Donald Trump’s embattled chief of staff, Reince Priebus, has been keeping an unusually tight grip on the Republican National Committee even …

Donald Trump

Women of Congress and the press face off on the softball field for charity

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The first day of summer in the nation's capital was marked by more than extra daylight from the solstice, as members of Congress and the Washington press corps faced off at the ninth annual Congressional Women's Softball Game.<p>The event has become somewhat of a traditional marker …

Elections

Intel Dem on Russia: 'We acted very late in the game'

Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.), who sits on the House Intelligence Committee, said Wednesday that Democrats acted too late in response to Russia’s …

U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Debbie Wasserman Schultz take on press in softball

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen had her shot to one-up the Fourth Estate on the softball field Wednesday night, as she suited up against Washington reporters …

Sports

DNC Said No Thanks to Help After Hack

Former Homeland chief says feds could have done more<p>Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson told the House Intelligence Committee Wednesday …

Government

Who's Raised the Most

All House Members<p>1<p>Paul Ryan (R-Wis)<p>$19,811,897<p>2<p>Patrick Murphy (D-Fla)<p>$18,575,732<p>3<p>Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill)<p>$16,364,966<p>4<p>Joe Heck (R-Nev)<p>$12,190,604<p>5<p>Chris …

Steve Scalise

Sanders gave $100K to DNC in May: report

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) moved $100,000 to the Democratic National Committee to help reimburse the party for the cost of his nine-state tour with …

Bernie Sanders

Record number attend Congressional Women's Softball Game after shooting

The Congressional Women's Softball Game, a yearly tradition pitting a bipartisan team of women in Congress against members of the press, went 2-1 on …

Steve Scalise

Next up: a special counsel to probe Team Obama’s obstruction of justice

By using fired FBI Director James Comey to attack the new Republican administration, Democrats have opened up a legal can of worms for the Obama …

Government

Women's Congressional Softball Game Shows Best Side of Sports

Republicans, Democrats, and members of the media posed for pictures together, laughing and telling stories to one another as a packed crowd at …

Sports

Sanders sent $100,000 to DNC in May

Sen. Bernie Sanders, who clashed with the Democratic National Committee during his 2016 presidential campaign and continues to criticize the party, gave $100,000 to the DNC in May to help cover costs from his cross-country spring tour with DNC Chairman Tom Perez.<p>Sanders and Perez embarked on the …

Bernie Sanders

Softball Again Brings Washington Together, for a Night

WASHINGTON — The capital power brokers filed into an elementary school lot, beyond barricades covered in wrinkled advertisements. On the diamond, the players warmed up beside a giant-headed Abraham Lincoln mascot with a slightly menacing smile. Off it, heavily armed security guards lined the …

Paul Ryan

Word on the Hill: The Week Ahead

Annual softball game is Wednesday<p>Last week closed on a positive and inspirational bipartisan note at the 56th annual <b>Roll Call Congressional Baseball</b> …

Politics

Yes, Democrats need a civil war: Believe it or not, it’s the only real path back to power

Papering over the party's internal conflicts only led to defeat. Without open debate, victory will never come<p>In April, Bernie Sanders and Democratic National Committee chair Tom Perez took off on a bumpy cross-country road trip. Their “unity tour” mostly served to highlight their differences and …

Bernie Sanders

Wasserman Schultz Not Allowed To Speak At Fla. Democrats’ Annual Dinner

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Bernie Sanders

Debbie Wasserman Schultz primary foe says his computer was attacked

Let the conspiracy theories begin.<p>Tim Canova announced on Thursday that he would attempt another primary challenge against Rep. Debbie Wasserman …

Bernie Sanders

Debbie Wasserman Schultz Faces Rematch With Berniecrat Primary Challenger

Disgraced former DNC chair symbolizes everything wrong with Democrats<p>On June 15, activist and law professor Tim Canova announced he will be …

Bernie Sanders

Why Is Debbie Wasserman Schultz So Desperate To Get Her Hands On Her IT Staffer’s Laptop?

Debbie Wasserman Schultz has a lot on her plate lately. The disgraced former Chair of the Democratic National Committee, responsible for rigging the …

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