Jon Ossoff

Republicans Put Target on Pelosi in Fight to Control Congress

If there’s one person Republican congressional candidates can rally around for their November election campaigns, it’s House Democratic leader Nancy …

Elections

Texas’ O’Rourke wants Texas money in his bid to topple Cruz

Progressive donors fired up about President Donald Trump’s election have been raising big sums of money for red state Democratic congressional …

Government

Stormy Daniels’ Lawyer Says She ‘Would Consider’ Taking a Settlement (Video)

Attorney Michael Avenatti continues his media tour after Sunday’s “60 Minutes” interview<p>Michael Avenatti says his client Stormy Daniels would …

Donald Trump

Trump says 'DACA is dead' in Monday morning tweet

President Trump on Monday morning echoed his weekend remarks on immigration, declaring “DACA is dead.”

Donald Trump

Trump won’t be president forever. Progressives must start planning for what’s next.

<i>Views expressed in opinion columns are the author's own.</i><p>Donald Trump will someday no longer be president, and it's about time activists, politicians …

Donald Trump

17 Senate Dems broke their contracts with their voters

“Trump in power constitutes a crisis for America, and the opposition must be unified!” That’s been the cry from the Democratic party establishment …

Middle-class

Stormy Daniels Details Vegas Mystery Man Threat, Spanking Trump With Magazine With Him on the Cover

Her lawyer admits her credibility is in question, but says she’s telling the truth<p>Stephanie Clifford, better known by her porn name, Stormy Daniels, …

Donald Trump

Karen McDougal Apologizes to Melania Trump: 'I'm Sorry'

The former Playmate who says she had an affair with Donald Trump told her story on CNN last night with Anderson Cooper<p>Former Playboy Playmate Karen …

Donald Trump

Democratic candidates try something new to cope with anti-Pelosi campaign attacks: Disavowing her

The morning after Democrat Conor Lamb's electoral upset in a Pennsylvania House district that backed Donald Trump by 20 points, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi shrugged off questions about whether she was worried that the candidate had campaigned on a pledge to replace her.<p>"We won," said the …

Politics

Health care is Democrats’ secret weapon in the 2018 midterm elections

2018 is shaping up to be the inverse of 2010.<p>In a remarkable twist of karma, health care could defeat Republicans at the polls this November.<p>Opposition to the Affordable Care Act helped sweep the GOP into power eight years ago. But after they spent the last year failing to repeal it while the Trump …

Health Care

Long Live Nancy Pelosi

The talk about replacing the Democratic leader is campaign posturing.<p>Nancy Pelosi has dominated House Democrats for 15 years, and some have begun to suggest that it’s time for her to go. This would be bad news for Republicans, but the reality is that the anti-Pelosi rhetoric is mostly campaign …

Elections

Vinson Fellow to explore economic assimilation processes with faculty mentors

By Sebastian Puerta<p>Vinson Fellow to explore economic assimilation processes with faculty mentors<p>As an economics student interested in research, the …

Jon Ossoff

With two months to go, Georgia Republicans race to their base

Brian Kemp vowed to outdo Mississippi by signing into law even tougher abortion restrictions. Hunter Hill criticized the students who walked out of …

Government

Trump Says He Could Beat Up Joe Biden: 'Would Go Down Fast and Hard'

Trump responds to a barb from the former vice president, who told an audience in Miami that he would like to “beat the hell” out of him<p>President …

Donald Trump

Trump Just Deleted ’Special Council’ Tweet With 5 Typos

The tweet was swiftly deleted, but an updated version contained many of the same errors<p>President Donald Trump was tweeting up a storm Wednesday …

Donald Trump

DHS Never Ran Audit to See if Votes Were Hacked

Despite assurances from the U.S. intelligence community that Russian hacking only influenced the 2016 U.S. election—and didn’t change vote …

U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security

Ga. Democratic challengers distance themselves from Nancy Pelosi

WASHINGTON —<p>Multiple Democrats running in Georgia’s two most competitive U.S. House races are disavowing Nancy Pelosi – or at least keeping their …

Karen Handel

Trump Congratulates Putin on Election Win —Just Like Obama in 2012

But Obama congratulated Putin in 2012, too<p>Sen. Jon McCain called out President Trump for congratulating Vladimir Putin Tuesday on his re-election, …

Donald Trump

Cambridge Analytica CEO Brags He Can Entrap Politicians With Bribes, Sex Workers (Video)

“I am just giving you examples of what can be done and what has been done,” Alexander Nix tells an undercover operative posing as a Sri Lankan …

Donald Trump

The Atlantic Crowns 'Vilified' Pelosi ‘Most Effective Congressional Leader’ vs. Sexist GOP

Peter Beinart, contributing editor at <i>The Atlantic</i>, devoted 1,700 words in the April issue to ludicrously crowning House minority leader and …

Nancy Pelosi

Poll: Democrats lead Republicans by 10 points ahead of 2018 midterms

President Trump’s approval rating is ticking up. It’s still not helping the broader GOP.<p>In the wake of Democrat Conor Lamb’s upset victory over Republican Rick Saccone in Pennsylvania’s deeply conservative 18th Congressional District this week, the GOP has yet another thing to worry about: …

Republicans

Conor Lamb won by running against Paul Ryan, not Donald Trump

Nancy Pelosi is widely disliked, as rookie candidate Conor Lamb figured out. But Paul Ryan is even more unpopular.<p>Republican Rick Saccone came up short in Tuesday's special election for Pennsylvania's 18th congressional district, losing by a few hundred votes to 33-year-old Democrat Conor Lamb. But …

Republicans

Fear and Loathing and Money in Pennsylvania

An imbalance in political spending is likely to set the pattern for many campaigns this fall.<p>The special election in the 18th congressional district of Pennsylvania this week will have mirror opposite effects on the two parties.<p>Democrats, enthused by victory in a district that voted for Donald …

Roy Moore

National Democrats are letting local candidates be local—and it's working

Among the many lessons from watching Democrat Conor Lamb sack GOP candidate Rick Saccone in a deep red Pennsylvania district is the fact that letting …

Liberal View

The ‘Enthusiasm Gap’ Could Turn A Democratic Wave Into A Tsunami

It’s a busy time of year, so we’ll keep this relatively short. But I wanted to echo and underscore a point made by FiveThirtyEight contributor …

Politics

GOPer: We're in trouble

<b>(CNN) —</b> However the special election for Pennsylvania's Congressional District turns out -- and, at this writing, it remains essentially a tie, while absentee ballots are counted -- it represents a major loss for the GOP. It is the latest canary in the coalmine for the party.<p>As happens after any …

CNN

Trump runs for reelection against California: 'The place is totally out of control'

Inspecting prototypes for his proposed wall along the Mexican border during his first presidential visit to California on Tuesday afternoon, …

San Francisco

Dreamy Donkeys Hope to Salvage Something Special in Pennsylvania Election

Democrats and their water-carriers in the mainstream media had the wind knocked out of their sails last week when the “blue wave” they were …

Barack Obama

Republicans can't rest on their laurels when Trump isn't on the ballot

Success breeds imitation, and so it was inevitable that the 2018 election cycle would be packed to the gills with candidates trying to run the Trump …

Donald Trump

Atlanta’s New Mayor Is Endorsing In Georgia’s Democratic Primary And Black Democrats Aren’t Happy About It

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms plans to endorse in the state’s contentious and complicated primary — and most people think she’ll endorse Stacey Evans, adding a new layer of intrigue to the race.<p>Keisha Lance Bottoms plans to endorse in Georgia’s Democratic primary for governor “in the near …

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