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News : Politics

Poll: Walker trails in race for Wisconsin governor

Friday  01:39,   12 october 2018
nbcnews

Democrat Tony Evers has 53 percent support from likely voters, while Republican Scott Walker has 43 percent.In Wisconsin’s race for governor, Democratic challenger Tony Evers gets support from 53 percent of likely voters in a head-to-head matchup,... >>>

Dem senator Heitkamp slams Clinton call to abandon civility with GOP

Thursday  14:55,   11 october 2018
foxnews

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's incendiary suggestion this week that liberals "cannot be civil" with Republicans any longer is unproductive and simply "ridiculous," a top Democratic senator said Wednesday.The stark repudiation of... >>>

Andrew McCabe, Rod Rosenstein quarreled over recusals in front of Mueller

Thursday  14:55,   11 october 2018
cnn

In the aftermath of James Comey's firing as FBI director in May 2017, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe had a heated confrontation about who should recuse themselves from the Russia investigation >>>

GOP loads up lame-duck agenda as House control teeters

Thursday  14:55,   11 october 2018
thehill

Republican lawmakers are packing their agenda for the lame-duck session after the Nov. 6 elections, recognizing it could be their last shot for at least two years to pass legislation under unified GOP control of Congress.Their top priorities include >>>

GOP fractured over filling Supreme Court vacancies in 2020

Thursday  14:55,   11 october 2018
thehill

Early lines of division are opening up among top Senate Republicans over a potential 2020 Supreme Court fight.Days after the Senate confirmed Brett Kavanaugh to the court, key GOP lawmakers are giving different answers over whether they'd fill a... >>>

Some interesting Senate races to watch

Thursday  14:55,   11 october 2018
cbsnews

Although Democrats have a chance to take the House of Representatives in November, they face an uphill battle in keeping all of their seats in the Senate, much less gaining the majority. With a razor-thin margin of 49 Democrats to 51 Republicans, a... >>>

Trump accuses Clinton of colluding with Russia as crowd chants 'lock her up'

Thursday  12:28,   11 october 2018
nbcnews

Trump's evidence-free allegation at a campaign rally in Erie, Pennsylvania, was an unusually direct claim against his 2016 rival."There was collusion between Hillary, the Democrats and Russia," Trump said, just after his supporters had chanted... >>>

Biden not planning 2020 run 'at this point,' but bitter feud with Trump continues

Thursday  09:50,   11 october 2018
foxnews

Former Vice President Joe Biden on Wednesday pointedly refused to rule out a presidential run in 2020, telling an audience in London only that he has no plans "at this point" to take his war of words with President Trump to the voters. "I think >>>

Trump talks Haley replacement, Hurricane Michael in exclusive interview

Thursday  09:50,   11 october 2018
foxnews

President Donald Trump on Wednesday night said he plans to announce a replacement for the departing United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley over the “next week or two,” and responded to criticism for holding a rally the same day... >>>

Trump repeats claim without evidence that paid protesters disrupted his rallies

Thursday  09:25,   11 october 2018
thehill

President Trump during a late-night interview with Fox News repeated, without evidence, his claim that Democrats paid protesters to infiltrate his rallies during the 2016 presidential campaign. Bream brought up comments from former Attorney... >>>

Alex Morgan, Rose Lavelle lead USWNT to convincing 7-0 win over Trinidad and Tabago in World Cup qualifying

Thursday  09:25,   11 october 2018
msn

Speaking at a rally in Erie, Pa. on Oct. 10, President Trump said he intends to travel to Florida as Hurricane Michael hits the... >>>

Donnelly family business uses import practice he criticizes

Thursday  08:55,   11 october 2018
msn

In the high-stakes battle for a pivotal Indiana Senate seat, Democrat Joe Donnelly has repeatedly attacked his opponent, multimillionaire auto-parts magnate Mike Braun, for importing the products he sells from China.It's a potent issue for the... >>>

Ex-intern says she had 1992 fling with Indiana house speaker

Thursday  08:55,   11 october 2018
msn

A woman alleges that when she was an Indiana legislative intern in 1992, she performed oral sex on a married Republican lawmaker who has since become the speaker of the state House of Representatives, a published report Wednesday said.The former... >>>

Five takeaways from the final Tennessee Senate debate

Thursday  07:55,   11 october 2018
thehill

Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) and former Tennessee Gov. Phil Bredesen (D) went toe-to-toe in the final debate of the marquee Senate campaign, clashing on immigration, health care and Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh's controversial... >>>

Trump’s Not Resting After Kavanaugh — He Just Named 13 More Judicial Nominees

Thursday  07:10,   11 october 2018
dailycaller

President Donald Trump announced his eighteenth wave of judicial nominees Wednesday night, just four days after the Senate confirmed Justice Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court.Wednesday’s nominees include two candidates for the 2nd U.S.... >>>