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Telemundo anchor presses Trump after he claims Latino voters support deportations

Friday  00:15,   21 june 2019

President Trump asserted in an interview set to air Thursday night that Hispanic voters support his immigration agenda, including his threat to deport large numbers of immigrants who are in the country illegally.Trump sat for his first... >>>

McConnell vows to oppose Moore's Senate bid 'in every way'

Thursday  23:35,   20 june 2019

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) signaled on Thursday that he and his allies will actively work to oppose Roy Moore's Senate bid, after the conservative firebrand jumped into the race. "He can do what he wants to, but we're certainly... >>>

Prosecutors rebut Roger Stone: U.S. caught Russian election hackers on its own

Thursday  23:30,   20 june 2019

Stone has alleged the government relied solely on 'an inconclusive and unsubstantiated report' written by a cyber research... >>>

‘I will answer every question’: Onetime Trump business partner Felix Sater is set to tell a House panel new details about Moscow project

Thursday  23:30,   20 june 2019

Sater’s knowledge of that deal and his proximity to Trump will be the focus of a closed-door interview with the House Intelligence Committee. “I will answer every question without exception,” said Sater, who worked on two separate efforts to develop >>>

Dem chairman introduces bill to strengthen law barring campaigns from accepting foreign dirt

Thursday  22:45,   20 june 2019

A top House Democrat has introduced legislation designed to clarify and strengthen the federal law that bars political campaigns from accepting or receiving foreign assistance in an election. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function... >>>

Pelosi defends Biden as 'authentic,' says his comments aren't 'central' to 2020 election

Thursday  22:00,   20 june 2019

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., defended former Vice President Joe Biden during her weekly press briefing on Thursday but indicated that his fellow 2020 contenders focused on something that wasn't "central" to the presidential election.... >>>

Lawmakers spar at testy Mueller hearing

Thursday  21:06,   20 june 2019

A House Judiciary Committee hearing turned... >>>

Trump says public will 'find out' about U.S. response to Iran downing American drone

Thursday  20:40,   20 june 2019

"Iran made a very bad mistake," the president said. "The drone was international waters... >>>

Senate Blocks Trump Administration’s Arms Sales to Gulf Nations in Bipartisan Rebuke

Thursday  19:51,   20 june 2019

The Senate voted to block the sale of billions of dollars of munitions to Saudi... >>>

Trump officials will brief Congress on Iran as tensions escalate

Thursday  19:05,   20 june 2019

Trump administration officials will brief congressional leaders on Thursday about Iran amid escalating tensions between Washington and Tehran. Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said at her weekly press conference that officials would brief leadership... >>>

Biden calls Iran tensions ‘self-inflicted disaster’ after U.S. drone shoot-down

Thursday  18:45,   20 june 2019

Former Vice President Joe Biden blasted President Trump’s Iran strategy as a “self-inflicted disaster” Thursday, just hours after a U.S. Navy drone was shot down by an Iranian missile over the Strait of Hormuz. Seeking to put the blame on the Trump... >>>

Jim Clyburn called Pelosi and Hoyer to apologize after knocking them for lack of diverse staffing

Thursday  18:20,   20 june 2019

Clyburn had accused Hoyer and Pelosi of not prioritizing diversity hiring within their congressional offices. House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn has apologized to Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer for his comments about the... >>>

Hicks told House panel Trump is serious about foreign help in elections

Thursday  17:55,   20 june 2019

Hope Hicks told the House Judiciary Committee that the president was serious in saying there was nothing wrong in accepting derogatory information about political opponents from a foreign government, panel Chairman Jerrold Nadler... >>>

Biden slams Trump's Iran strategy as a 'self-inflicted disaster'

Thursday  16:51,   20 june 2019

Former Vice President Joe Biden weighed in Thursday on the rapidly escalating tensions between the U.S. and... >>>

Biden sidesteps questions about his son's foreign business dealings

Thursday  16:31,   20 june 2019

More than once, after his father engaged in diplomacy on behalf of the United States, Hunter Biden conducted business in the same country. At two separate campaign stops on Monday, Biden avoided questions about his son while his staff blocked... >>>