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News : Politics

Maddow Blog | The Republicans’ offensive against the FBI is far from over

Tuesday  20:42,   27 september 2022

As Republicans prepare “a buffet of investigations” targeting the FBI, the party is pointing at whistleblowers who may or may not exist in reality.Trump’s Republican allies haven’t been quite this hysterical, but they’ve nevertheless been unsubtle... >>>

Poll: 61% of Republicans still believe Biden didn’t win fair and square in 2020

Tuesday  20:42,   27 september 2022

Six-in-10 Republicans continue to believe that Biden didn’t win the 2020 election legitimately, a new Monmouth poll shows.Twenty-nine percent of all respondents, as well as 61% of Republicans, say that Biden won due to voter... >>>

The Hill’s 12:30 Report — Florida braces for Ian impact

Tuesday  20:41,   27 september 2022

To view past editions of The Hill’s 12:30 Report, click here: https://bit.ly/30ARS1U To receive The Hill’s 12:30 Report in your inbox, please sign up here: https://bit.ly/3qmIoS9 –> A midday take on what’s happening in politics and how to have a... >>>

Abbott holds lead over O'Rourke in Texas race: Poll

Tuesday  20:41,   27 september 2022

In terms of top issues, 40 percent of Texas voters said the economy was their top issue, while 16 percent said the same about abortion access. Another 12 percent and 8 percent name immigration and health care as their top issue, respectively. "Among >>>

Fetterman releases new ad defending his record on crime under deluge of GOP attacks

Tuesday  20:41,   27 september 2022

Fetterman releases new ad defending his record on crime under deluge of GOP attacksFetterman, a Democrat, has been consistently leading in polls but has seen the gap narrow amid accusations from Republicans that he is too soft on crime and favors... >>>

'Full of it': The View's Whoopi Goldberg calls BS on Kyrsten Sinema’s brand of bipartisanship

Tuesday  20:31,   27 september 2022

'Full of it': The View's Whoopi Goldberg calls BS on Kyrsten Sinema’s brand of bipartisanshipThe co-hosts of "The View" all agreed that bipartisanship is a positive thing in government, but it isn't the kind that Sens. Mitch McConnell... >>>

The most shocking claims from the newest books about Trump's presidency

Tuesday  20:31,   27 september 2022

The most shocking claims from the newest books about Trump's presidencyBut the shocking and bizarre claims haven't stopped there — nor have the... >>>

'Bright-red, ear-splitting alarm bell': Former top GOP congressman blasted for 'normalization' of fascism

Tuesday  20:31,   27 september 2022

'Bright-red, ear-splitting alarm bell': Former top GOP congressman blasted for 'normalization' of fascismTrey Gowdy, the former top Republican U.S. Congressman from South Carolina, head of the powerful Oversight Committee who chaired >>>

Fake charities are spending millions to help Democrats win elections

Tuesday  18:41,   27 september 2022

It’s no secret that government agencies give the Left more of a leash than the Right. Headline-grabbing stories over the past few years have exposed the overt political biases of agencies such as the FBI and the Justice Department. But underreported >>>

Texas Gov. Abbott pulling away from O’Rourke thanks to abortion and border

Tuesday  18:41,   27 september 2022

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is pulling away from Democratic challenger Beto O’Rourke, aided by the support of Hispanics and the state’s opposition to abortion. In the latest Emerson College/the Hill survey, the abortion issue — recently supercharged by... >>>

Congress faces Friday deadline for averting government shutdown, as senators grapple with Manchin’s permitting plan

Tuesday  18:41,   27 september 2022

The federal government will shut down partially on Friday if Congress fails to reach a deal on a stopgap funding bill.Without at least 60 senators on board with Manchin’s plan that aims to speed up permitting for energy projects, the stopgap funding >>>

Biden to address healthcare costs, Social Security in White House speech

Tuesday  16:41,   27 september 2022

President Joe Biden will make comments on healthcare costs, Medicare and Social Security just weeks ahead of the midterms to highlight the differences between his view and Republicans on the programs. © Chris Kleponis/UPI President Joe Biden... >>>

Maddow Blog | Why Trump has taken a sudden interest in George W. Bush’s emails

Tuesday  16:41,   27 september 2022

Why would Donald Trump take an interest in a 2008 controversy about missing emails? Because he can't find a real defense for his Mar-a-Lago scandal.The Newsweek piece went on to shine a light on a widely underappreciated controversy: In George... >>>

ongoing partial mobilization: Selenskyj accuses Moscow of delaying the defeat

Tuesday  15:50,   27 september 2022

The Ukrainian president sees a desperation of the Kremlin in mobilization. Putin's “Koch”, meanwhile, admitted the foundation of the “Wagner” mercenary group for the first time. © Photo: Reuters/Valentyn Ogirenko The Ukrainian President Wolodymyr... >>>

Joe Biden Impeachment a 'Priority,' Says Matt Gaetz as GOP Set to Win House

Tuesday  11:43,   27 september 2022

Gaetz said Republican voters could feel "betrayed" if the GOP doesn't carry out impeachment inquiries should they retake the House.Gaetz told Steve Bannon's War Room podcast on Monday that launching impeachment inquiries into the president is a... >>>