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McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other top Republican senators are leading a new program for the Trump campaign’s finance committee to encourage GOP [...] Read full article: McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundrai...→

Details out from Senate Republicans' forthcoming policing bill, Democrats say it doesn't go far enough

Details out from Senate Republicans' forthcoming policing bill, Democrats say it doesn't go far enough

Senate Republicans are proposing changes to police procedures and accountability, according to a draft of a bill obtained by The Associated Press. Read full article: Details out from Senate Republicans' for...→

Attorney for Floyd says meeting with Trump and families 'very heavy' before Senate kicked off police reform hearing

Attorney for Floyd says meeting with Trump and families 'very heavy' before Senate kicked off police reform hearing

The Senate Judiciary Committee holds its first hearing on policing since George Floyd's death in custody triggered a wave of protests nationwide and calls for [...] Read full article: Attorney for Floyd says meeting with Tru...→

McConnell: Democrats' Policing Bill 'Going Nowhere' in Senate

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday a police reform bill put forward by House Democrats would not succeed in the Republican-led Senate."The [...] Read full article: McConnell: Democrats' Policing Bill 'Goi...→

Video: Trump dismisses COVID-19 concerns ahead of campaign rally

Video: Trump dismisses COVID-19 concerns ahead of campaign rally

Health and local officials in Tulsa, Oklahoma, have raised concerns about the possible spread of COVID-19 at the president’s campaign rally, for which attendee [...] Read full article: Video: Trump dismisses COVID-19 concerns...→

Steve Hilton says voters must decide: 'Reform the police with Trump, or abolish the police with Democrats'

Steve Hilton says voters must decide: 'Reform the police with Trump, or abolish the police with Democrats'

The 2020 presidential election will be a referendum on the country's commitment to "'reform the police with Trump, or abolish the police with Democrats," Steve [...] Read full article: Steve Hilton says voters must decide: 'R...→

Trump delays Tulsa rally until June 20 over ‘Juneteenth’ concerns

Trump delays Tulsa rally until June 20 over ‘Juneteenth’ concerns

President Trump announced on Twitter late Friday that his planned rally in Tulsa, Okla., will be held one night later than originally scheduled. Read full article: Trump delays Tulsa rally until June 20 o...→

Trump rips 'Radical Left Democrats' in Seattle, urges leaders to 'take back' city from domestic terrorists

Trump rips 'Radical Left Democrats' in Seattle, urges leaders to 'take back' city from domestic terrorists

(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)... Trump in war of words with Seattle mayor as he claims city has been taken over by domestic terrorists President Trump tweeted lat [...] Read full article: Trump rips 'Radical Left Democrats' in S...→

Trump campaign adviser on resurgence of MAGA rallies, they will be 'suitably safe' despite COVID-19 concerns

Trump campaign adviser on resurgence of MAGA rallies, they will be 'suitably safe' despite COVID-19 concerns

Large-scale election year campaign rallies have not taken place since early March, when the coronavirus was just beginning to wreak havoc across the country. P [...] Read full article: Trump campaign adviser on resurgence of ...→

More Democrats want Joe Biden to pick woman of color for veep: Poll

More Democrats want Joe Biden to pick woman of color for veep: Poll

With protests and racial unrest gripping the country, more Democrats want presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joseph R. Biden to pick a woman of color [...] Read full article: More Democrats want Joe Biden to pick wo...→

Senate: U.S. Failed to Properly Oversee Chinese Telecom Carriers for Decades

Senate: U.S. Failed to Properly Oversee Chinese Telecom Carriers for Decades

The United States Senate released a report on Tuesday that revealed that the government failed to properly oversee Chinese-owned telecommunication companies ov [...] Read full article: Senate: U.S. Failed to Properly Oversee ...→

How a Young Donald Trump Forced His Way From Avenue Z to Manhattan | The Village Voice

In 1978, when then–Village Voice reporter Wayne Barrett requested several thousand pages of records from the State Urban Development Corporation, the staff the [...] Read full article: How a Young Donald Trump Forced His Way ...→

Democrats ‘demand’ Senate nominee drop out over staffer getting ‘laid’ texts

Democrats ‘demand’ Senate nominee drop out over staffer getting ‘laid’ texts

Democrats in Nebraska are fighting to get a US Senate nominee to drop out of the race — after he told a female staffer in a group chat that she needed to get “ [...] Read full article: Democrats ‘demand’ Senate nominee drop o...→

Acting DHS Sec. Wolf: Trump 'Really Listened' to Policing Concerns

Acting DHS Sec. Wolf: Trump 'Really Listened' to Policing Concerns

Acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf Wednesday said President Donald Trump "really listened" to concerns about law enforcement reform and [...] Read full article: Acting DHS Sec. Wolf: Trump 'Really List...→

Nebraska Democrats call on US Senate nominee Chris Janicek to quit race over lewd comments to female staffer

Nebraska Democrats call on US Senate nominee Chris Janicek to quit race over lewd comments to female staffer

The party said its state executive committee voted unanimously on Monday evening to withdraw all of its resources from Chris Janicek's campaign. Read full article: Nebraska Democrats call on US Senate nom...→

Nebraska Democrats renounce their Senate pick over comments

Nebraska Democrats renounce their Senate pick over comments

Janicek didn’t deny that he made offensive comments, but he said he apologized for them and assumed the matter would be kept private. Read full article: Nebraska Democrats renounce their Senate...→

Trump to Sign Order on Police Changes as Democrats Urge More

Trump to Sign Order on Police Changes as Democrats Urge More

President Donald Trump will sign an executive order on policing Tuesday following weeks of national protests after the death of George Floyd Read full article: Trump to Sign Order on Police Changes as...→

Voice of America Director, Deputy Resign Amid Trump Clash

Voice of America Director, Deputy Resign Amid Trump Clash

The director of U.S.-funded Voice of America and her deputy resigned Monday following recent clashes with the Trump administration that have sparked fears for [...] Read full article: Voice of America Director, Deputy Resign...→

Trump, Senate Republicans delay action on coronavirus relief spending

The White House and its Senate Republican allies have decided to delay action on another massive round of coronavirus spending until July, hopeful that an impr [...] Read full article: Trump, Senate Republicans delay action o...→

Media, Democrats Declare Trump Rally Plans Racist

Media, Democrats Declare Trump Rally Plans Racist

Democrats and the media have united to declare Trump's plans for future speeches racist, seeking to link them to racist events in the past. Read full article: Media, Democrats Declare Trump Rally Pla...→

Senate Judiciary OKs Subpoena Power in Trump-Russia Probe

Senate Judiciary OKs Subpoena Power in Trump-Russia Probe

A divided Senate Judiciary Committee approved sweeping subpoena power on Thursday for a politically charged congressional probe of an FBI investigation into Re [...] Read full article: Senate Judiciary OKs Subpoena Power in T...→

Senate GOP forges ahead of Trump on police reform

Senate GOP forges ahead of Trump on police reform

More than two weeks after George Floyd's death, some Hill Republicans have taken a rare step beyond the White House position on a policy issue. Read full article: Senate GOP forges ahead of Trump on poli...→

Romney says he believes GOP will maintain control of Senate, Trump will be reelected

Romney says he believes GOP will maintain control of Senate, Trump will be reelected

Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, said he is confident the GOP will maintain control of the Senate, and he believes that President Trump will be re-elected.  Read full article: Romney says he believes GOP will maintai...→

As protests rage, more Democrats want Biden to pick woman of color as VP

As protests rage, more Democrats want Biden to pick woman of color as VP

The uprisings have reshaped the national dialogue around Biden’s search for a running mate, a POLITICO/Morning Consult poll finds. Read full article: As protests rage, more Democrats want Bi...→

Trump retweets ally’s pledge to not buy NFL tickets amid kneeling concerns

Trump retweets ally’s pledge to not buy NFL tickets amid kneeling concerns

President Trump appeared to express support for a pledge from a top political ally to not buy tickets to NFL games “until they…stop dividing America.” The twee [...] Read full article: Trump retweets ally’s pledge to not buy ...→

Key Democrats spurn push to defund police amid Trump attacks

Key Democrats spurn push to defund police amid Trump attacks

Key Democrats, including presumptive presidential nominee Joe Biden, are distancing themselves from the "defund" push, which some supporters say is a symbolic [...] Read full article: Key Democrats spurn push to defund polic...→

Judge denies request to stop Trump rally due to coronavirus concerns

Judge denies request to stop Trump rally due to coronavirus concerns

An Oklahoma judge has declined to issue a court order blocking President Trump’s rally in Tulsa on Saturday unless its organizers impose safety measures amid t [...] Read full article: Judge denies request to stop Trump rally...→

2 top Voice of America executives resign as controversial Trump pick takes over

2 top Voice of America executives resign as controversial Trump pick takes over

Voice of America and other U.S. government-funded media outlets have been hit by waves of turmoil, uncertainty, and attacks since Michael Pack started his job. Read full article: 2 top Voice of America executives resign...→

Senate Democrats rip GOP police reform bill even before plan unveiled

Senate Democrats rip GOP police reform bill even before plan unveiled

Senate Democrats have criticized the anticipated GOP police reform plan as mere cosmetic fixes -- even before seeing the final legislation -- in a sign that bi [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats rip GOP police reform b...→

Steve Hilton: Trump can give voters a choice - reform the police with him or abolish them with Democrats

Steve Hilton: Trump can give voters a choice - reform the police with him or abolish them with Democrats

President Trump should show everyone that the Republican Party has the right ideas and a real commitment to bring equal opportunity to every American of every [...] Read full article: Steve Hilton: Trump can give voters a ch...→

Michael Moore warns Democrats not to assume Biden victory: ‘Never take Trump for granted’

Michael Moore warns Democrats not to assume Biden victory: ‘Never take Trump for granted’

Documentary filmmaker Michael Moore caution fellow critics of President Trump late Friday against ruling out the possibility of him winning another term in Nov [...] Read full article: Michael Moore warns Democrats not to ass...→

Democrats cheering 'Black Lives Matter' protests now say Trump rallies pose coronavirus risk

Democrats cheering 'Black Lives Matter' protests now say Trump rallies pose coronavirus risk

Top Democrats who cheered on "Black Lives Matter" crowds across the U.S. are now criticizing President Trump for planning to restart his campaign rallies, sayi [...] Read full article: Democrats cheering 'Black Lives Matter' ...→

Defying Trump, Senate Panel Moves to Strip Military Bases of Confederate Names

Defying Trump, Senate Panel Moves to Strip Military Bases of Confederate Names

Inclusion of the measure in a sweeping annual defense bill, which Republicans supported, raises the prospect of an election-year Senate vote on whether to hono [...] Read full article: Defying Trump, Senate Panel Moves to Str...→

Doug Schoen: Trump-Biden race closer than it appears – Democrats overrepresented in some polls

Doug Schoen: Trump-Biden race closer than it appears – Democrats overrepresented in some polls

Recent polls appear to exaggerate Joe Biden's lead over President Trump .The speed of America's recovery from the coronavirus pandemic could be an important fa [...] Read full article: Doug Schoen: Trump-Biden race closer tha...→

Jacksonville GOP convention? Republicans open arms, Democrats fear Trump divisiveness, COVID-19

Jacksonville GOP convention? Republicans open arms, Democrats fear Trump divisiveness, COVID-19

"Why in the world would we turn around and open our state up to that?" asked one Democrat of visitors potentially bringing coronavirus to town. Read full article: Jacksonville GOP convention? Republicans...→

Hirono: Trump 'Acts as Though the Pandemic Is over' and Protesters Aren't 'Raising Huge Concerns'

Hirono: Trump 'Acts as Though the Pandemic Is over' and Protesters Aren't 'Raising Huge Concerns'

During a press conference on Tuesday, Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-HI) stated that President Trump "acts as though the pandemic is over, we're all going to get | Clips Read full article: Hirono: Trump 'Acts as Though the Pandem...→

Georgia Democrats face off in Senate primary after delay | WTOP

ATLANTA (AP) — The Democratic candidates vying to take on Republican Sen. David Perdue of Georgia in November face off in a primary election Tuesday after week [...] Read full article: Georgia Democrats face off in Senate pri...→

Democrats express ‘deep and profound concerns’ over surveillance of George Floyd protesters

Democrats express ‘deep and profound concerns’ over surveillance of George Floyd protesters

Thirty-five congressional Democrats complained Tuesday about the surveillance conducted by federal agencies of peaceful protests taking place following the kil [...] Read full article: Democrats express ‘deep and profound con...→

Acting DHS Sec. Wolf: Trump 'Really Listened' to Policing Concerns

Acting DHS Sec. Wolf: Trump 'Really Listened' to Policing Concerns

Acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf Wednesday said President Donald Trump "really listened" to concerns about law enforcement reform and [...] Read full article: Acting DHS Sec. Wolf: Trump 'Really List...→

Details out from Senate Republicans' forthcoming policing bill, Democrats say it doesn't go far enough

Details out from Senate Republicans' forthcoming policing bill, Democrats say it doesn't go far enough

Senate Republicans are proposing changes to police procedures and accountability, according to a draft of a bill obtained by The Associated Press. Read full article: Details out from Senate Republicans' for...→

2 top Voice of America executives resign as controversial Trump pick takes over

2 top Voice of America executives resign as controversial Trump pick takes over

Voice of America and other U.S. government-funded media outlets have been hit by waves of turmoil, uncertainty, and attacks since Michael Pack started his job. Read full article: 2 top Voice of America executives resign...→

Nebraska Democrats renounce their Senate pick over comments

Nebraska Democrats renounce their Senate pick over comments

Janicek didn’t deny that he made offensive comments, but he said he apologized for them and assumed the matter would be kept private. Read full article: Nebraska Democrats renounce their Senate...→

McConnell: Democrats' Policing Bill 'Going Nowhere' in Senate

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday a police reform bill put forward by House Democrats would not succeed in the Republican-led Senate."The [...] Read full article: McConnell: Democrats' Policing Bill 'Goi...→

Voice of America Director, Deputy Resign Amid Trump Clash

Voice of America Director, Deputy Resign Amid Trump Clash

The director of U.S.-funded Voice of America and her deputy resigned Monday following recent clashes with the Trump administration that have sparked fears for [...] Read full article: Voice of America Director, Deputy Resign...→

Steve Hilton says voters must decide: 'Reform the police with Trump, or abolish the police with Democrats'

Steve Hilton says voters must decide: 'Reform the police with Trump, or abolish the police with Democrats'

The 2020 presidential election will be a referendum on the country's commitment to "'reform the police with Trump, or abolish the police with Democrats," Steve [...] Read full article: Steve Hilton says voters must decide: 'R...→

Michael Moore warns Democrats not to assume Biden victory: ‘Never take Trump for granted’

Michael Moore warns Democrats not to assume Biden victory: ‘Never take Trump for granted’

Documentary filmmaker Michael Moore caution fellow critics of President Trump late Friday against ruling out the possibility of him winning another term in Nov [...] Read full article: Michael Moore warns Democrats not to ass...→

Media, Democrats Declare Trump Rally Plans Racist

Media, Democrats Declare Trump Rally Plans Racist

Democrats and the media have united to declare Trump's plans for future speeches racist, seeking to link them to racist events in the past. Read full article: Media, Democrats Declare Trump Rally Pla...→

Defying Trump, Senate Panel Moves to Strip Military Bases of Confederate Names

Defying Trump, Senate Panel Moves to Strip Military Bases of Confederate Names

Inclusion of the measure in a sweeping annual defense bill, which Republicans supported, raises the prospect of an election-year Senate vote on whether to hono [...] Read full article: Defying Trump, Senate Panel Moves to Str...→

Senate Judiciary OKs Subpoena Power in Trump-Russia Probe

Senate Judiciary OKs Subpoena Power in Trump-Russia Probe

A divided Senate Judiciary Committee approved sweeping subpoena power on Thursday for a politically charged congressional probe of an FBI investigation into Re [...] Read full article: Senate Judiciary OKs Subpoena Power in T...→

Trump rips 'Radical Left Democrats' in Seattle, urges leaders to 'take back' city from domestic terrorists

Trump rips 'Radical Left Democrats' in Seattle, urges leaders to 'take back' city from domestic terrorists

(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)... Trump in war of words with Seattle mayor as he claims city has been taken over by domestic terrorists President Trump tweeted lat [...] Read full article: Trump rips 'Radical Left Democrats' in S...→

Jacksonville GOP convention? Republicans open arms, Democrats fear Trump divisiveness, COVID-19

Jacksonville GOP convention? Republicans open arms, Democrats fear Trump divisiveness, COVID-19

"Why in the world would we turn around and open our state up to that?" asked one Democrat of visitors potentially bringing coronavirus to town. Read full article: Jacksonville GOP convention? Republicans...→

Romney says he believes GOP will maintain control of Senate, Trump will be reelected

Romney says he believes GOP will maintain control of Senate, Trump will be reelected

Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, said he is confident the GOP will maintain control of the Senate, and he believes that President Trump will be re-elected.  Read full article: Romney says he believes GOP will maintai...→

More Democrats want Joe Biden to pick woman of color for veep: Poll

More Democrats want Joe Biden to pick woman of color for veep: Poll

With protests and racial unrest gripping the country, more Democrats want presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joseph R. Biden to pick a woman of color [...] Read full article: More Democrats want Joe Biden to pick wo...→

Georgia Democrats face off in Senate primary after delay | WTOP

ATLANTA (AP) — The Democratic candidates vying to take on Republican Sen. David Perdue of Georgia in November face off in a primary election Tuesday after week [...] Read full article: Georgia Democrats face off in Senate pri...→

Trump retweets ally’s pledge to not buy NFL tickets amid kneeling concerns

Trump retweets ally’s pledge to not buy NFL tickets amid kneeling concerns

President Trump appeared to express support for a pledge from a top political ally to not buy tickets to NFL games “until they…stop dividing America.” The twee [...] Read full article: Trump retweets ally’s pledge to not buy ...→

How a Young Donald Trump Forced His Way From Avenue Z to Manhattan | The Village Voice

In 1978, when then–Village Voice reporter Wayne Barrett requested several thousand pages of records from the State Urban Development Corporation, the staff the [...] Read full article: How a Young Donald Trump Forced His Way ...→

Democrats ‘demand’ Senate nominee drop out over staffer getting ‘laid’ texts

Democrats ‘demand’ Senate nominee drop out over staffer getting ‘laid’ texts

Democrats in Nebraska are fighting to get a US Senate nominee to drop out of the race — after he told a female staffer in a group chat that she needed to get “ [...] Read full article: Democrats ‘demand’ Senate nominee drop o...→

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other top Republican senators are leading a new program for the Trump campaign’s finance committee to encourage GOP [...] Read full article: McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundrai...→

Judge denies request to stop Trump rally due to coronavirus concerns

Judge denies request to stop Trump rally due to coronavirus concerns

An Oklahoma judge has declined to issue a court order blocking President Trump’s rally in Tulsa on Saturday unless its organizers impose safety measures amid t [...] Read full article: Judge denies request to stop Trump rally...→

Nebraska Democrats call on US Senate nominee Chris Janicek to quit race over lewd comments to female staffer

Nebraska Democrats call on US Senate nominee Chris Janicek to quit race over lewd comments to female staffer

The party said its state executive committee voted unanimously on Monday evening to withdraw all of its resources from Chris Janicek's campaign. Read full article: Nebraska Democrats call on US Senate nom...→

Attorney for Floyd says meeting with Trump and families 'very heavy' before Senate kicked off police reform hearing

Attorney for Floyd says meeting with Trump and families 'very heavy' before Senate kicked off police reform hearing

The Senate Judiciary Committee holds its first hearing on policing since George Floyd's death in custody triggered a wave of protests nationwide and calls for [...] Read full article: Attorney for Floyd says meeting with Tru...→

Senate Democrats rip GOP police reform bill even before plan unveiled

Senate Democrats rip GOP police reform bill even before plan unveiled

Senate Democrats have criticized the anticipated GOP police reform plan as mere cosmetic fixes -- even before seeing the final legislation -- in a sign that bi [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats rip GOP police reform b...→

Trump to Sign Order on Police Changes as Democrats Urge More

Trump to Sign Order on Police Changes as Democrats Urge More

President Donald Trump will sign an executive order on policing Tuesday following weeks of national protests after the death of George Floyd Read full article: Trump to Sign Order on Police Changes as...→

Video: Trump dismisses COVID-19 concerns ahead of campaign rally

Video: Trump dismisses COVID-19 concerns ahead of campaign rally

Health and local officials in Tulsa, Oklahoma, have raised concerns about the possible spread of COVID-19 at the president’s campaign rally, for which attendee [...] Read full article: Video: Trump dismisses COVID-19 concerns...→

Steve Hilton: Trump can give voters a choice - reform the police with him or abolish them with Democrats

Steve Hilton: Trump can give voters a choice - reform the police with him or abolish them with Democrats

President Trump should show everyone that the Republican Party has the right ideas and a real commitment to bring equal opportunity to every American of every [...] Read full article: Steve Hilton: Trump can give voters a ch...→

Trump, Senate Republicans delay action on coronavirus relief spending

The White House and its Senate Republican allies have decided to delay action on another massive round of coronavirus spending until July, hopeful that an impr [...] Read full article: Trump, Senate Republicans delay action o...→

Trump delays Tulsa rally until June 20 over ‘Juneteenth’ concerns

Trump delays Tulsa rally until June 20 over ‘Juneteenth’ concerns

President Trump announced on Twitter late Friday that his planned rally in Tulsa, Okla., will be held one night later than originally scheduled. Read full article: Trump delays Tulsa rally until June 20 o...→

Democrats cheering 'Black Lives Matter' protests now say Trump rallies pose coronavirus risk

Democrats cheering 'Black Lives Matter' protests now say Trump rallies pose coronavirus risk

Top Democrats who cheered on "Black Lives Matter" crowds across the U.S. are now criticizing President Trump for planning to restart his campaign rallies, sayi [...] Read full article: Democrats cheering 'Black Lives Matter' ...→

Doug Schoen: Trump-Biden race closer than it appears – Democrats overrepresented in some polls

Doug Schoen: Trump-Biden race closer than it appears – Democrats overrepresented in some polls

Recent polls appear to exaggerate Joe Biden's lead over President Trump .The speed of America's recovery from the coronavirus pandemic could be an important fa [...] Read full article: Doug Schoen: Trump-Biden race closer tha...→

Senate GOP forges ahead of Trump on police reform

Senate GOP forges ahead of Trump on police reform

More than two weeks after George Floyd's death, some Hill Republicans have taken a rare step beyond the White House position on a policy issue. Read full article: Senate GOP forges ahead of Trump on poli...→

Trump campaign adviser on resurgence of MAGA rallies, they will be 'suitably safe' despite COVID-19 concerns

Trump campaign adviser on resurgence of MAGA rallies, they will be 'suitably safe' despite COVID-19 concerns

Large-scale election year campaign rallies have not taken place since early March, when the coronavirus was just beginning to wreak havoc across the country. P [...] Read full article: Trump campaign adviser on resurgence of ...→

Hirono: Trump 'Acts as Though the Pandemic Is over' and Protesters Aren't 'Raising Huge Concerns'

Hirono: Trump 'Acts as Though the Pandemic Is over' and Protesters Aren't 'Raising Huge Concerns'

During a press conference on Tuesday, Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-HI) stated that President Trump "acts as though the pandemic is over, we're all going to get | Clips Read full article: Hirono: Trump 'Acts as Though the Pandem...→

As protests rage, more Democrats want Biden to pick woman of color as VP

As protests rage, more Democrats want Biden to pick woman of color as VP

The uprisings have reshaped the national dialogue around Biden’s search for a running mate, a POLITICO/Morning Consult poll finds. Read full article: As protests rage, more Democrats want Bi...→

Senate: U.S. Failed to Properly Oversee Chinese Telecom Carriers for Decades

Senate: U.S. Failed to Properly Oversee Chinese Telecom Carriers for Decades

The United States Senate released a report on Tuesday that revealed that the government failed to properly oversee Chinese-owned telecommunication companies ov [...] Read full article: Senate: U.S. Failed to Properly Oversee ...→

Democrats express ‘deep and profound concerns’ over surveillance of George Floyd protesters

Democrats express ‘deep and profound concerns’ over surveillance of George Floyd protesters

Thirty-five congressional Democrats complained Tuesday about the surveillance conducted by federal agencies of peaceful protests taking place following the kil [...] Read full article: Democrats express ‘deep and profound con...→

Key Democrats spurn push to defund police amid Trump attacks

Key Democrats spurn push to defund police amid Trump attacks

Key Democrats, including presumptive presidential nominee Joe Biden, are distancing themselves from the "defund" push, which some supporters say is a symbolic [...] Read full article: Key Democrats spurn push to defund polic...→

Democrats ‘demand’ Senate nominee drop out over staffer getting ‘laid’ texts

Democrats ‘demand’ Senate nominee drop out over staffer getting ‘laid’ texts

Democrats in Nebraska are fighting to get a US Senate nominee to drop out of the race — after he told a female staffer in a group chat that she needed to get “ [...] Read full article: Democrats ‘demand’ Senate nominee drop o...→

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundraising program encouraging GOP Senate volunteers

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other top Republican senators are leading a new program for the Trump campaign’s finance committee to encourage GOP [...] Read full article: McConnell to lead Trump campaign fundrai...→

Acting DHS Sec. Wolf: Trump 'Really Listened' to Policing Concerns

Acting DHS Sec. Wolf: Trump 'Really Listened' to Policing Concerns

Acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf Wednesday said President Donald Trump "really listened" to concerns about law enforcement reform and [...] Read full article: Acting DHS Sec. Wolf: Trump 'Really List...→

Judge denies request to stop Trump rally due to coronavirus concerns

Judge denies request to stop Trump rally due to coronavirus concerns

An Oklahoma judge has declined to issue a court order blocking President Trump’s rally in Tulsa on Saturday unless its organizers impose safety measures amid t [...] Read full article: Judge denies request to stop Trump rally...→

Details out from Senate Republicans' forthcoming policing bill, Democrats say it doesn't go far enough

Details out from Senate Republicans' forthcoming policing bill, Democrats say it doesn't go far enough

Senate Republicans are proposing changes to police procedures and accountability, according to a draft of a bill obtained by The Associated Press. Read full article: Details out from Senate Republicans' for...→

Nebraska Democrats call on US Senate nominee Chris Janicek to quit race over lewd comments to female staffer

Nebraska Democrats call on US Senate nominee Chris Janicek to quit race over lewd comments to female staffer

The party said its state executive committee voted unanimously on Monday evening to withdraw all of its resources from Chris Janicek's campaign. Read full article: Nebraska Democrats call on US Senate nom...→

2 top Voice of America executives resign as controversial Trump pick takes over

2 top Voice of America executives resign as controversial Trump pick takes over

Voice of America and other U.S. government-funded media outlets have been hit by waves of turmoil, uncertainty, and attacks since Michael Pack started his job. Read full article: 2 top Voice of America executives resign...→

Attorney for Floyd says meeting with Trump and families 'very heavy' before Senate kicked off police reform hearing

Attorney for Floyd says meeting with Trump and families 'very heavy' before Senate kicked off police reform hearing

The Senate Judiciary Committee holds its first hearing on policing since George Floyd's death in custody triggered a wave of protests nationwide and calls for [...] Read full article: Attorney for Floyd says meeting with Tru...→

Nebraska Democrats renounce their Senate pick over comments

Nebraska Democrats renounce their Senate pick over comments

Janicek didn’t deny that he made offensive comments, but he said he apologized for them and assumed the matter would be kept private. Read full article: Nebraska Democrats renounce their Senate...→

Senate Democrats rip GOP police reform bill even before plan unveiled

Senate Democrats rip GOP police reform bill even before plan unveiled

Senate Democrats have criticized the anticipated GOP police reform plan as mere cosmetic fixes -- even before seeing the final legislation -- in a sign that bi [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats rip GOP police reform b...→

McConnell: Democrats' Policing Bill 'Going Nowhere' in Senate

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday a police reform bill put forward by House Democrats would not succeed in the Republican-led Senate."The [...] Read full article: McConnell: Democrats' Policing Bill 'Goi...→

Trump to Sign Order on Police Changes as Democrats Urge More

Trump to Sign Order on Police Changes as Democrats Urge More

President Donald Trump will sign an executive order on policing Tuesday following weeks of national protests after the death of George Floyd Read full article: Trump to Sign Order on Police Changes as...→

Video: Trump dismisses COVID-19 concerns ahead of campaign rally

Video: Trump dismisses COVID-19 concerns ahead of campaign rally

Health and local officials in Tulsa, Oklahoma, have raised concerns about the possible spread of COVID-19 at the president’s campaign rally, for which attendee [...] Read full article: Video: Trump dismisses COVID-19 concerns...→

Voice of America Director, Deputy Resign Amid Trump Clash

Voice of America Director, Deputy Resign Amid Trump Clash

The director of U.S.-funded Voice of America and her deputy resigned Monday following recent clashes with the Trump administration that have sparked fears for [...] Read full article: Voice of America Director, Deputy Resign...→

Steve Hilton: Trump can give voters a choice - reform the police with him or abolish them with Democrats

Steve Hilton: Trump can give voters a choice - reform the police with him or abolish them with Democrats

President Trump should show everyone that the Republican Party has the right ideas and a real commitment to bring equal opportunity to every American of every [...] Read full article: Steve Hilton: Trump can give voters a ch...→

Steve Hilton says voters must decide: 'Reform the police with Trump, or abolish the police with Democrats'

Steve Hilton says voters must decide: 'Reform the police with Trump, or abolish the police with Democrats'

The 2020 presidential election will be a referendum on the country's commitment to "'reform the police with Trump, or abolish the police with Democrats," Steve [...] Read full article: Steve Hilton says voters must decide: 'R...→

Trump, Senate Republicans delay action on coronavirus relief spending

The White House and its Senate Republican allies have decided to delay action on another massive round of coronavirus spending until July, hopeful that an impr [...] Read full article: Trump, Senate Republicans delay action o...→

Michael Moore warns Democrats not to assume Biden victory: ‘Never take Trump for granted’

Michael Moore warns Democrats not to assume Biden victory: ‘Never take Trump for granted’

Documentary filmmaker Michael Moore caution fellow critics of President Trump late Friday against ruling out the possibility of him winning another term in Nov [...] Read full article: Michael Moore warns Democrats not to ass...→

Trump delays Tulsa rally until June 20 over ‘Juneteenth’ concerns

Trump delays Tulsa rally until June 20 over ‘Juneteenth’ concerns

President Trump announced on Twitter late Friday that his planned rally in Tulsa, Okla., will be held one night later than originally scheduled. Read full article: Trump delays Tulsa rally until June 20 o...→

Media, Democrats Declare Trump Rally Plans Racist

Media, Democrats Declare Trump Rally Plans Racist

Democrats and the media have united to declare Trump's plans for future speeches racist, seeking to link them to racist events in the past. Read full article: Media, Democrats Declare Trump Rally Pla...→

Democrats cheering 'Black Lives Matter' protests now say Trump rallies pose coronavirus risk

Democrats cheering 'Black Lives Matter' protests now say Trump rallies pose coronavirus risk

Top Democrats who cheered on "Black Lives Matter" crowds across the U.S. are now criticizing President Trump for planning to restart his campaign rallies, sayi [...] Read full article: Democrats cheering 'Black Lives Matter' ...→

Defying Trump, Senate Panel Moves to Strip Military Bases of Confederate Names

Defying Trump, Senate Panel Moves to Strip Military Bases of Confederate Names

Inclusion of the measure in a sweeping annual defense bill, which Republicans supported, raises the prospect of an election-year Senate vote on whether to hono [...] Read full article: Defying Trump, Senate Panel Moves to Str...→

Senate Judiciary OKs Subpoena Power in Trump-Russia Probe

Senate Judiciary OKs Subpoena Power in Trump-Russia Probe

A divided Senate Judiciary Committee approved sweeping subpoena power on Thursday for a politically charged congressional probe of an FBI investigation into Re [...] Read full article: Senate Judiciary OKs Subpoena Power in T...→

Doug Schoen: Trump-Biden race closer than it appears – Democrats overrepresented in some polls

Doug Schoen: Trump-Biden race closer than it appears – Democrats overrepresented in some polls

Recent polls appear to exaggerate Joe Biden's lead over President Trump .The speed of America's recovery from the coronavirus pandemic could be an important fa [...] Read full article: Doug Schoen: Trump-Biden race closer tha...→

Trump rips 'Radical Left Democrats' in Seattle, urges leaders to 'take back' city from domestic terrorists

Trump rips 'Radical Left Democrats' in Seattle, urges leaders to 'take back' city from domestic terrorists

(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)... Trump in war of words with Seattle mayor as he claims city has been taken over by domestic terrorists President Trump tweeted lat [...] Read full article: Trump rips 'Radical Left Democrats' in S...→

Senate GOP forges ahead of Trump on police reform

Senate GOP forges ahead of Trump on police reform

More than two weeks after George Floyd's death, some Hill Republicans have taken a rare step beyond the White House position on a policy issue. Read full article: Senate GOP forges ahead of Trump on poli...→

Jacksonville GOP convention? Republicans open arms, Democrats fear Trump divisiveness, COVID-19

Jacksonville GOP convention? Republicans open arms, Democrats fear Trump divisiveness, COVID-19

"Why in the world would we turn around and open our state up to that?" asked one Democrat of visitors potentially bringing coronavirus to town. Read full article: Jacksonville GOP convention? Republicans...→

Trump campaign adviser on resurgence of MAGA rallies, they will be 'suitably safe' despite COVID-19 concerns

Trump campaign adviser on resurgence of MAGA rallies, they will be 'suitably safe' despite COVID-19 concerns

Large-scale election year campaign rallies have not taken place since early March, when the coronavirus was just beginning to wreak havoc across the country. P [...] Read full article: Trump campaign adviser on resurgence of ...→

Romney says he believes GOP will maintain control of Senate, Trump will be reelected

Romney says he believes GOP will maintain control of Senate, Trump will be reelected

Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, said he is confident the GOP will maintain control of the Senate, and he believes that President Trump will be re-elected.  Read full article: Romney says he believes GOP will maintai...→

Hirono: Trump 'Acts as Though the Pandemic Is over' and Protesters Aren't 'Raising Huge Concerns'

Hirono: Trump 'Acts as Though the Pandemic Is over' and Protesters Aren't 'Raising Huge Concerns'

During a press conference on Tuesday, Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-HI) stated that President Trump "acts as though the pandemic is over, we're all going to get | Clips Read full article: Hirono: Trump 'Acts as Though the Pandem...→

More Democrats want Joe Biden to pick woman of color for veep: Poll

More Democrats want Joe Biden to pick woman of color for veep: Poll

With protests and racial unrest gripping the country, more Democrats want presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joseph R. Biden to pick a woman of color [...] Read full article: More Democrats want Joe Biden to pick wo...→

As protests rage, more Democrats want Biden to pick woman of color as VP

As protests rage, more Democrats want Biden to pick woman of color as VP

The uprisings have reshaped the national dialogue around Biden’s search for a running mate, a POLITICO/Morning Consult poll finds. Read full article: As protests rage, more Democrats want Bi...→

Georgia Democrats face off in Senate primary after delay | WTOP

ATLANTA (AP) — The Democratic candidates vying to take on Republican Sen. David Perdue of Georgia in November face off in a primary election Tuesday after week [...] Read full article: Georgia Democrats face off in Senate pri...→

Senate: U.S. Failed to Properly Oversee Chinese Telecom Carriers for Decades

Senate: U.S. Failed to Properly Oversee Chinese Telecom Carriers for Decades

The United States Senate released a report on Tuesday that revealed that the government failed to properly oversee Chinese-owned telecommunication companies ov [...] Read full article: Senate: U.S. Failed to Properly Oversee ...→

Trump retweets ally’s pledge to not buy NFL tickets amid kneeling concerns

Trump retweets ally’s pledge to not buy NFL tickets amid kneeling concerns

President Trump appeared to express support for a pledge from a top political ally to not buy tickets to NFL games “until they…stop dividing America.” The twee [...] Read full article: Trump retweets ally’s pledge to not buy ...→

Democrats express ‘deep and profound concerns’ over surveillance of George Floyd protesters

Democrats express ‘deep and profound concerns’ over surveillance of George Floyd protesters

Thirty-five congressional Democrats complained Tuesday about the surveillance conducted by federal agencies of peaceful protests taking place following the kil [...] Read full article: Democrats express ‘deep and profound con...→

How a Young Donald Trump Forced His Way From Avenue Z to Manhattan | The Village Voice

In 1978, when then–Village Voice reporter Wayne Barrett requested several thousand pages of records from the State Urban Development Corporation, the staff the [...] Read full article: How a Young Donald Trump Forced His Way ...→

Key Democrats spurn push to defund police amid Trump attacks

Key Democrats spurn push to defund police amid Trump attacks

Key Democrats, including presumptive presidential nominee Joe Biden, are distancing themselves from the "defund" push, which some supporters say is a symbolic [...] Read full article: Key Democrats spurn push to defund polic...→