• By Politico   -   Sep 18, 2018

    SUPREME COURT MOVE COULD SPUR MORE DARK-MONEY DISCLOSURE

    A Supreme Court action Tuesday struck a blow to a conservative group's effort to shield its donors and could lead to more disclosure...

    Congress, Cycling, Election, Running
  • By Politico   -   Sep 18, 2018

    OBAMACARE LAWSUIT BOOSTS DEMOCRATS IN STATE AG RACES

    Democrats believe they have their best chance in years to flip crucial state attorney general seats by trumpeting the same message...

    Republicans, Health, Congress, Travel, Democrats, Donald Trump, Election
  • By Politico   -   Sep 18, 2018

    DEM SENATORS QUESTION WHITE HOUSE COUNSEL ON KAVANAUGH'S SEXUAL ASSAULT CLAIMS

    Three Democratic senators on Tuesday questioned whether White House Counsel Don McGahn knew of any sexual assault allegation claims...

    Democrats
  • By Politico   -   Sep 18, 2018

    PARTISAN BRAWL ERUPTS OVER KAVANAUGH HEARING

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell expects the Judiciary Committee to give Christine Blasey Ford a fair hearing next week, but...

    Republicans, Democrats
  • By Politico   -   Sep 18, 2018

    TRUMP TO VISIT NORTH CAROLINA THIS WEEK

    President Donald Trump will visit North Carolina Wednesday following major flooding caused by Hurricane Florence, the White House said...

    Donald Trump
  • By Politico   -   Sep 18, 2018

    TRUMP RAILS ON TOP FLORIDA ALLY OVER HURRICANE MARIA FLAP

    President Donald Trump is privately lashing out at one of his top allies, Ron DeSantis, angrily accusing the Florida Republican gubernatorial...

    Republicans, Donald Trump, Democrats
  • By Politico   -   Sep 18, 2018

    TRUMP: KAVANAUGH 'IS NOT A MAN THAT DESERVES THIS'

    President Donald Trump said Tuesday that Brett Kavanaugh "is not a man that deserves" to be facing a sexual assault allegation at this...

    Donald Trump
  • By Politico   -   Sep 18, 2018

    EXCLUSIVE: BUSH REAFFIRMS SUPPORT FOR KAVANAUGH

    Former President George W. Bush is standing by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, a former top White House aide whose confirmation...

    U.S.
  • By Politico   -   Sep 18, 2018

    DOJ PROBING ELON MUSK'S TESLA BUYOUT TWEET

    The Justice Department is looking into Tesla CEO Elon Musk's tweeted claim last month that he had “secured funding” to take the company...

    Running
  • By Politico   -   Sep 18, 2018

    FEMA OFFICIAL SUSPENDED IN CONNECTION WITH IG PROBE

    A senior FEMA official has been suspended without pay in connection with a Department of Homeland Security inspector general investigation...

    Travel, Running
  • By Politico   -   Sep 18, 2018

    POMPEO RAISES EYEBROWS WITH APPEARANCE AT POLITICALLY CHARGED EVENT

    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is slated to speak later this week to a gathering of American conservative activists, an unusual appearance...

    Republicans, Election, U.S., Congress
  • By Politico   -   Sep 18, 2018

    TRUMP PUTS HHS IN CHARGE OF DEFENSE AGAINST BIOLOGICAL THREATS

    President Donald Trump this morning issued a national biodefense strategy that repeals Bush and Obama administration policies and installs...

    Donald Trump
  • By Politico   -   Sep 18, 2018

    TURNBERRY LOBBYIST JOINS TRUMP ADMINISTRATION

    With David Beavers, Garrett Ross and Daniel Lippman FIRST IN PI - TURNBERRY LOBBYIST JOINS TRUMP ADMINISTRATION: Mike Rubino, a former...

    Health, Election, Donald Trump
  • By Politico   -   Sep 18, 2018

    POLL: CRUZ LEADING O'ROURKE BY 9 POINTS

    Republican Sen. Ted Cruz leads Democratic Rep. Beto O'Rourke by 9 percentage points in a new poll released by Quinnipiac University...

    Democrats, Health, Republicans
  • By Politico   -   Sep 18, 2018

    U.S. CONSUMERS TO BE HURT BY TARIFFS

    President Donald Trump said Monday that China is paying the U.S. billions of dollars in tariffs as he ramps up his trade war with Beijing....

    U.S., Donald Trump
  • By Politico   -   Sep 18, 2018

    TRUMP SAYS KAVANAUGH 'CAN HANDLE HIMSELF BETTER THAN ANYBODY'

    President Donald Trump reiterated his support for Brett Kavanaugh Tuesday but said his Supreme Court nominee can make his own defense,...

    Republicans, Donald Trump
  • By Politico   -   Sep 18, 2018

    TRUMP SHIFTS REFUGEE FOCUS AWAY FROM MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA

    President Donald Trump's refugee plan for the coming fiscal year would nearly halve the number of refugees from the Middle East and...

    Donald Trump, Congress
  • By Politico   -   Sep 18, 2018

    POLITICO PLAYBOOK PM: ANITA HILL ON NEXT WEEK'S HEARING

    SCALISE HOSTED A DINNER last week with members of Congress and JARED KUSHNER, where this issue was discussed. - THE SCALISE STATEMENT:...

    Congress
  • By Politico   -   Sep 18, 2018

    RUBIO TWITTER-SHAMES CHEF ‘SALT BAE' FOR FEEDING BRUTAL DICTATOR

    Florida Sen. Marco Rubio railed against the celebrity chef known as ‘Salt Bae' on Monday and Tuesday for posting social media videos...

    Republicans, Food, Economy
  • By Politico   -   Sep 18, 2018

    ANITA HILL: ‘BURDEN OF PERSUASION' IS ON KAVANAUGH

    History is mirroring itself and this time Anita Hill wants the Senate Judiciary Committee to get it right. Hill, who turned Supreme...