News : Politics

Republicans battle to defend Trump from threat of impeachment

Monday  05:21,   19 november 2018

Lawmakers are jockeying for the top GOP spot on the House Judiciary Committee, which will be ground zero for Democratic attacks on the... >>>

Senate Democrat floats legislative work-around if Whitaker buries Mueller report

Monday  05:06,   19 november 2018

Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., raised the possibility of Congress introducing legislation to compel the Justice Department to release special counsel Robert Mueller's findings to lawmakers on Capitol Hill and the public.... >>>

Brenda Snipes submits her resignation as Broward elections supervisor

Monday  04:55,   19 november 2018

Just hours after finishing a tumultuous election recount on Sunday, Broward Supervisor of Elections Brenda Snipes submitted her resignation. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {... >>>

‘Mr. President, That’s a Good One’: Congressman Replies to Trump’s Vulgar Tweet

Monday  04:12,   19 november 2018

In a tweet on Sunday, President Trump took aim at Representative Adam B. Schiff, a Democrat of California, calling him “little Adam... >>>

Trump suggests Californians can rake their forests to prevent wildfires. (He is wrong.)

Sunday  22:15,   18 november 2018

Finland's president denied telling President Trump that his country rakes its forests. Trump may have gotten the idea from watching... >>>

Ohio, Colorado may no longer be swing states

Sunday  16:15,   18 november 2018

The results for November 6th, suggest that the battleground states of 2020 may look a bit different than they did in the 2016 campaign. Three numbers jump out of the national House exit poll data: The Republican edge with white voters, the growing... >>>

AP FACT CHECK: Trump inflates jobs improvement for veterans

Friday  01:40,   16 november 2018

President Donald Trump is spinning a tale regarding the number of jobs he's provided for military veterans.At a veterans' event Thursday, he said the unemployment rate for former service members is its best in 21 years. He's not even close. It's... >>>

Deadlines looming in pivotal, rancorous Florida recounts

Thursday  11:05,   15 november 2018

Florida's bumpy election recount reaches a pivotal point Thursday as most counties across the state complete reviews that could determine the next senator and governor in one of America's top political battlegrounds. Barring a dramatic last minute... >>>

Judge rules some absentee ballots must be counted in Georgia gubernatorial election

Thursday  06:25,   15 november 2018

A federal judge ruled Wednesday that the results of Georgia's gubernatorial race cannot be certified until certain absentee ballots have been counted. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {... >>>

RECAP: President Trump’s Interview With The Daily Caller

Thursday  06:25,   15 november 2018

President Donald Trump sat down for a wide-ranging interview Wednesday with The Daily Caller to cover the immediate policy future of his tenure since the end of the... >>>

The Latest: Judge rules on requests by Abrams campaign

Thursday  05:25,   15 november 2018

The Latest on the still unresolved election for Georgia governor (all times local):9:15 p.m.A federal judge has ruled that Georgia's election results must not be certified until the secretary of state has confirmed that certain absentee ballots have >>>

Trump incorrectly claims you need to show ID to buy cereal in latest push for tight voter ID laws

Wednesday  23:45,   14 november 2018

President Donald Trump wrongly suggested that buying cereal requires shoppers to present identification cards — and therefore so should... >>>

Bogus Voter Fraud Claims

Wednesday  01:05,   14 november 2018

With votes continuing to be counted in very close elections in Florida, Georgia and Arizona, President Donald Trump and some other Republicans have been crying foul, making false and misleading claims of supposed election fraud perpetrated by... >>>

The White House is changing its tune on why it yanked Jim Acosta’s press pass

Wednesday  00:20,   14 november 2018

The White House initially accused Acosta of what amounted to assault. Now, in the face of a lawsuit, it says the pass was revoked because Acosta wouldn't yield the... >>>

Rick Scott is attending freshman orientation before all the votes are counted. Is that normal?

Tuesday  22:55,   13 november 2018

There is no recent precedent for... >>>