Tuesday, August 4, 2020
The Florida Bar has opened an investigation into Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) after the lawmaker appeared to send a threatening tweet on the eve of former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen’s congressional testimony. Francine Walker, a spokesperson for the Florida Bar, confirmed to The...
Folks, he’s running. And before I tell you why he’s going to win, and win easily, let’s get a few things out of the way: I’m not breaking any news when I say that on the political front, Paste is a progressive outlet....
Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez told Showtime’s new late-night talk show Desus & Mero that the nonstop criticism and personal attacks lobbed her way is “validation” that she is doing something right. During the first episode of the show on Showtime (it previously appeared on...
Republicans were clutching their pearls on Monday night after President Trump’s younger daughter, Tiffany, showed up to the State of the Union address in a fitted white dress — with many considering it a show of solidarity with female...
Beto O'Rourke is set to counter President Donald Trump's visit to El Paso, Texas, on Monday by joining a one-mile march past Trump's rally and giving a speech across the street at about the same time the President plans...
This week, we learned that the Southern District of New York -- my former office -- dropped an incendiary subpoena on President Donald Trump's inaugural committee seeking evidence of mail fraud, wire fraud, money laundering, conspiracy and illegal foreign contributions, and has...
We have no idea why Trump believed he needed to have another press conference today. One wasn’t originally scheduled. We can only guess that he just couldn’t pass up the chance, because he went straight to partisanship, blaming Democrats...
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) has recorded a presidential announcement video, signaling that the progressive firebrand is closing in on a second White House bid. News of the announcement video was first reported Saturday by Politico, though unclear when – or even whether –...
President Trump was happy to see House Republicans storm a closed-door hearing in protest of House Democrats' impeachment inquiry, White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham said Thursday. "I’m glad they did it. The Dems have been doing everything behind closed doors and in secret and...
Just over a year ago, a writer named Kristen Roupenian published a short story in the New Yorker called “Cat Person.” It chronicled a brief, mediocre romance. At first, it was hard to say what made the story newsworthy. Still,...