Category: News

In Congressional Testimony, Cohen Portrays Trump as Mob-Style Criminal

In Congressional Testimony, Cohen Portrays Trump as Mob-Style Criminal

Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen testified to Congress, raising serious ethical and legal questions about the president's conduct.

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Top Foreign Policy Democrat Left Confused as Trump Digs Into Kim Summit

Top Foreign Policy Democrat Left Confused as Trump Digs Into Kim Summit

The Senate's top Foreign Relations Democrat is concerned that Trump is not making agreements with his North Korean counterpart for inspectors or any clear, formal de-nuclearization regime.

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A Trailblazer of a Mother, Duckworth Wants To Extend Help to Other Moms

A Trailblazer of a Mother, Duckworth Wants To Extend Help to Other Moms

Sen. Tammy Duckworth has literally taken mothering to the Senate floor, and now she wants to provide help to other new moms, as well.

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Thinking About The ‘Green New Deal’, Ky. Congressman Encourages People To Think Big

Thinking About The ‘Green New Deal’, Ky. Congressman Encourages People To Think Big

It's time Americans started to really aspire to big goals, a Kentucky congressman says

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House Chairmen  Ask Trump To Lift Veil of Secrecy on N. Korea Talks

House Chairmen Ask Trump To Lift Veil of Secrecy on N. Korea Talks

Before Trump left for his second summit with the leader of North Korea, top Democrats were looking for answers about his diplomacy.

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Will 2020 Be The Year To Ditch Mitch?

Will 2020 Be The Year To Ditch Mitch?

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is surprisingly unpopular back home.

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Fmr. State Official: In 2nd Summit With N. Korea’s Kim, Trump Needs More Than ‘Good Headlines’

Fmr. State Official: In 2nd Summit With N. Korea’s Kim, Trump Needs More Than ‘Good Headlines’

Donald Trump needs to seek substantive progress in his upcoming summit with the leader of North Korea.

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Klobuchar: Will ‘Minnesota Nice’ Win in 2020?

Klobuchar: Will ‘Minnesota Nice’ Win in 2020?

Senator Amy Klobuchar might run for president in 2020. But how well will she fare?

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Trump 2019 State of the Union Address: Full Transcript

Trump 2019 State of the Union Address: Full Transcript

After being delayed by the shutdown, Trump finally gives his State of the Union speech. Here's what he said.

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Opinions

Yes, Donald Trump Is Rooting for Break-up of the EU

By Alex Denethorn

Of course Donald Trump is hoping for a dissolution of the European Union, and it's not a secret.

Why Minorities May be Socially Conservative But Vote Democratic

By Dallas Mitchell

The Republican brand of social conservatism is for other people.

Why the Sanders Candidacy is No Longer Viable

By Tony Panaccio

Before the first presidential debate between Senator John F. Kennedy and Vice President Richard M. Nixon, the talk on the street was that Nixon was going to mop the floor with JFK.

July CNN Democratic Presidential Debate Night 2

By Allison Hellman

The second Democratic debate is over, and I have to say that last night was a huge surprise, but also a huge disappointment.

July CNN Democratic Debate Night 1

By Allison Hellman

We’re staying up late again to watch the next round of Democratic debates, and give all the candidates the grades they deserve.

Let’s Talk About The 7th Maryland Congressional District

By Chris O'Leary

Let’s talk about Maryland’s 7th Congressional District, the subject of Trump’s latest weird tweetstorm, and aside from reminding Donald Trump that he actually is the president of Maryland’s 7th Congressional District, let’s look at it just from a “facts” standpoint first.

Maybe The Fault Lies With Us, Not Mueller

By Alex Denethorn

You can tell that we're not holding presidents to the same standards as we used to.

The Death Penalty’s Fatal Flaw is Finding a Way to Do It Right

By Tony Panaccio

As the federal government is gearing up to start executing death row inmates, I found myself remembering my first, and incredibly surreal, experience with capital punishment.

Google Cares About One Thing, and It Isn’t Politics

By Chris O'Leary

The bias you see when you look at your Google search results is your own.

Conservatives, Not Liberals, Are The Ones Not Interested in Other Viewpoints

By Alex Denethorn

Embracing pluralism is one of the big tenets of any liberal or progressive movement -- you aim to be inclusive, as much as possible.