Nancy Pelosi

Cain: Obstructionist Democrats Are 'Rejecting the Will of the American People' Insider

<b>Malkin: Dems Blame GOP for 'War on Women' When They Themselves Are Guilty</b><p><b>Hannity on Allegations Against PA Lawmaker: 'What Is It With Dems Rigging Elections?'</b><p>Herman Cain said President Donald Trump is attempting to follow through on his campaign promises, but he's being opposed at every turn by …

Republicans

Robots understand U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley best, study finds

United Nations ambassador Nikki Haley is the best communicator in American politics today, according to a technology company that specializes in …

Nikki Haley

Border wall prototypes become canvas for light graffiti

A collaboration of artists and activists lit up the Trump administration’s border wall prototypes last weekend with a ladder and other images critiquing the barriers.<p>The first political activism that the prototypes have seen, the project was part art, part performance and part action, according to …

Donald Trump

Democratic Senator on Bill Clinton's Misconduct: Uh, Let's All Just 'Move Forward,' Okay?

"Distraction."

Conservative View

Congress barreling toward explosive immigration fight

Democratic leaders are insisting that the DACA protections be finalized before year's end.

U.S. Congress

Congress speeds toward shutdown over Dreamers

Party leaders on both sides of the aisle fear they’ll be blamed for budget brinkmanship — but they’re equally afraid of enraging their grassroots.<p>Concern is growing in both parties that a clash over the fate of Dreamers will trigger a government shutdown this December.<p>House conservatives have …

U.S. Congress

We're in danger of squandering our sexual abuse moment

Bill Clark/Congressional Quarterly/Newscom via ZUMA<p>John Conyers is the latest politician to be accused of sexual harassment:<p>Representative Nancy …

Liberal View

Gun Control Agents Are Shooting Blanks

<i>It is not about protecting us!</i><p>Sen. Dianne Feinstein is at it again, trying to ban AR-type rifles, errantly calling them “assault rifles.” This comes …

Conservative View

Here's How Congress Hides It's Sexual Harassment Problem and Protects the Members Responsible

A new story from BuzzFeed News outlines shocking allegations against longtime Congressman John Conyers (D-MI) — even more shocking, though, is the …

John Conyers

Nikki Haley is the best politician in the U.S. according to this rating

Nikki Haley is the best politician in America.<p>That’s what one service said about the former South Carolina Governor who is currently the United …

Nikki Haley

Trump and congressional leaders to hold talks to avoid shutdown

President Donald Trump and top congressional leaders will meet next week to try to hammer out a year-end agreement to avert a government shutdown, according to multiple sources, as Capitol Hill careens toward a legislative pile-up next month.<p>The so-called Big Four — Speaker Paul Ryan, House …

Politics

Immigration Showdown Set for December

Politico: “Concern is growing in both parties that a clash over the fate of Dreamers will trigger a government shutdown this December. House …

Politics

Riley: What's the right answer on sexual assault and harassment? Zero tolerance

CLOSE<p>CBS This Morning anchors Gayle King and Norah O’Donnell opened Tuesday’s show with some choice words for their former co-host Charlie Rose<p>The …

Gayle King

Fake News? 'Morning Joe' Crew Repeats Discredited Claim About Republican Tax Plan

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) claimed last week the Senate Republican health care bill would lead to millions of Americans losing their …

Dick Durbin

Rural Democrats, left for dead, see an opening in Pennsylvania

WASHINGTON, Pa. — On Sunday, as Democrats drove south from Pittsburgh’s suburbs to this city for a nominating convention, a garish billboard reminded them why they were having a special congressional election. Eight-term Republican Tim Murphy, who resigned in October after telling a mistress to …

Elections

Despite Pelosi's opposition, Steyer taking impeachment campaign to Times Square

Left-wing billionaire Tom Steyer is taking his campaign to impeach President Donald Trump to Times Square, announcing Monday he will be putting up "large billboards" in the heart of Manhattan.<p>Steyer's has put $20 million into his campaign urging lawmakers to impeach Trump, with Steyer himself …

U.S. Politics

US to scrap Haitian immigrants' protected status

<b>The US is to terminate a programme that gives more than 50,000 immigrants from Haiti protection against deportation.</b><p>Immigrants from the Caribbean nation received protected status in 2010 after a devastating earthquake.<p>But the Trump administration says conditions there have now improved and its …

Politics

Democrats Warn FCC Chairman Against Waiving TV Ownership Cap

WASHINGTON — House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and other congressional Democrats are warning FCC Chairman Ajit Pai and other commissioners against …

Ajit Pai

Democrats in Meltdown Mode as Obamacare Individual Mandate Moves Toward Extinction

Democrats, of course, oppose the tax cuts moving through Congress. They believe government knows better how to spend your money than you do.<p>But what …

Conservative View

Nancy Pelosi Says Tax Cuts Never Create Jobs, Both JFK And Reagan Prove She Is Wrong

Following the passage of the House tax reform bill last week, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi invoked the familiar Democrat mantra that tax cuts …

Economics

Trump’s outrageous tweets are actually quite profitable

While much of our political discussions these days revolve around personality — and personal behavior — something less superficial is going on that …

Elections

Juan Williams: The politics of impeachment

Here is the big, year-end question for Democrats:<p>Is the anger at President Trump that carried them to big wins in the 2017 off-year elections strong …

Charles Schumer

Pelosi blasts California Republicans for supporting tax bill

House Minority Leader Nancy PelosiNancy Patricia D'Alesandro PelosiPelosi rails against 'scam' GOP tax-reform plans Playing politics with America’s …

U.S. Congress

Why White House aides worry about Trump's Mar-a-Lago holiday

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> White House aides are worrying about President Trump's Thanksgiving holiday at Mar-a-Lago. The legislative agenda after tax reform is very much up in the air. And how can Congress work to avoid a government shutdown?<p>These stories are all part of this week's "Inside Politics" …

U.S. Politics

The Adult Day Care Manifesto: How the Democrats Can Turn Their Age Problem into an Advantage

The future doesn’t depend on looking like Zac Efron. It depends on standing for something, even it means using a walker to do it.<p>To be clear, the immediate headache for Democrats comes from incoming revelations about <b>Al Franken,</b> who’s turning out to be wrong kind of hands-on policymaker. But a more …

Martin O'Malley

Recent wave elections in the House have not been so obvious a year in advance

You never see the big waves coming.<p>That’s not a metaphor, in this case: A good distance out from the shore, a big wave may not register on the ocean surface. It’s when it moves into shallower water that it begins to makes itself obvious.<p>But this is not a story about the ocean. It is a story about …

U.S. Politics

Use Tax-Advantaged Savings to Expand School Choice

The Senate tax-reform bill should extend Section 529 college-savings accounts to K–12 and apprenticeships.<p>The proposed Tax Cuts and Jobs Act …

Education

Dems eager to use tax bill against GOP in '18

Democrats see Thursday's passage of the House tax-reform bill as a potent weapon for the 2018 midterms....

U.S. Congress

Half-baked

<b>Half-baked</b> is an idiom that has been in use since the 1600s. An idiom is a figure of speech that is a word, group of words or phrase that has a …

Grammar

California Democrats could soon make it harder for incumbents to win their endorsement

California Democratic leaders will consider making it harder for incumbents to win the state party’s endorsement, a move that could throw a kink in the intraparty race between Sen. Dianne Feinstein and state Senate Leader Kevin de León.<p>Under a proposal written by members of the party’s liberal …

Elections