Thursday, July 2, 2020
House Democrats are pushing ahead with a legislative effort to ensure special counsel Robert Mueller’s final report regarding possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Moscow will be publicly released. Reps. Lloyd Doggett (D-Texas) and David Cicilline (D-R.I.) filed the Special Counsel Transparency Act on Tuesday. It is...
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...
Almost 40 percent of donors to Sen. Bernie Sanders's (I-Vt.) 2020 presidential campaign so far have used an email address that was never previously used to give to a Sanders campaign, The New York Timesreported Monday. The revelation signals that Sanders may...
We stand today upon the fulcrum of history, a crossroads at midnight with a blood moon rising. Down one road lies fire, flood, famine, failure and the final triumph of greed. What awaits down the other road is unknown,...
Colorado Gov. Jared Polis (D) will sign a measure to award his state’s electoral votes to the winner of the national popular vote, moving a countrywide coalition one step closer to circumventing the Electoral College. In an interview Sunday, Polis called the...
Robert Lighthizer said a document will be called a “trade agreement” because “memorandum of understanding” didn’t track for Trump.https://youtu.be/yaWa61AyT3g America’s lead trade negotiator, Robert Lighthizer, had an awkward encounter with President Donald Trump in the Oval Office on Friday as he tried...
Sen. Bernie Sanders, in the first swing of his 2020 presidential bid, will hit Chicago and Brooklyn — where he spent his college years — with a rally next Sunday night at Navy Pier. Sanders, the Vermont Independent, jumped into...
Donald Trump Jr has hinted he could run for president in 2024. The incumbent US leader’s eldest son posted an Instagram story showing another user mentioning his name in answer to a question about potential Republican candidates in five years’ time. Mr...
In 1835, Alexis de Tocqueville produced one of the earliest accounts of the American dream. In his famous study of the Jacksonian U.S., the Frenchman wrote that Americans possessed “the charm of anticipated success” — a ubiquitous optimism that...
President Donald Trump could miss out on being on the 2020 ballot in New Jersey if he doesn’t disclose his tax returns under a bill now advancing. The Democratic-led state Senate passed legislation Thursday inspired by the Republican president’s failure...