Facing opposition from more than a dozen Democrats, the California lawmaker told reporters on Thursday, “I have overwhelming support in my caucus to be speaker of the House.” A vote within the Democratic caucus is scheduled for Nov. 28. The full House votes Jan. 3 to elect a new speaker. This is a developing story. […]…
They face a choice between an aggressive liberal agenda and an approach that does not scare off independents looking ahead to the 2020 presidential contest and House races….
CNN wants journalist Jim Acosta’s White House credentials restored. The White House can’t revoke a reporter’s access to press briefings because it doesn’t like his questions. Yet the First Amendment does not guarantee all reporters the right to attend White House briefings….
The encounter touched off a display of mutual admiration between the 78-year-old matriarch and the millennial upstart….
Several pro-Trump Facebook pages and one Twitter account on Monday posted the home address and phone number of the Broward County, Fla., election supervisor who has been the target of blistering criticism from the president and other Republicans amid highly politicized vote recounts….
Broward County started the actual machine recount of election ballots Tuesday at 10:40 a.m., but staffers haven’t finished sorting out all the ballots. … Click to Continue »
The president’s Twitter feed is often inaccurate, but he has topped himself in recent days with tweets on forest fires, elections and stocks….
President Trump has made this claim at least twice. It’s not as wrong as it seems regarding generals, but it’s a shakier claim for dictators….
President Trump claims there are 300 “rough, rough people” in the caravan of migrants traveling through Mexico. But the administration won’t explain how that figure is calculated….
The president said responding to damage in Puerto Rico was “by far the most difficult” compared with storms in Texas and Florida last year….