• Trump's campaign trail style gets laughs at UN

    During his UN General Assembly speech on Tuesday, President Trump touted the success of his administration. His remarks were met with derisive laughter. The Morning Joe panel discusses. Read more Source link...
  • George Papadopoulos’ lawyer keeps appearing on cable news—without disclosing who she is

    For the past month, George Papadopoulos’ lawyer has made repeated appearances on television to discuss facets of the ongoing investigations into Russia’s interference efforts — but the networks on which she appeared never disclosed her ties to one of the Russia investigation’s key players. Caroline Polisi began working as...
  • Take Action to Support Survivors and Oppose Brett Kavanaugh

    Protesters demonstrate in Russell Building to oppose the nomination of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on September 24, 2018. (CQ Roll Call/Tom Williams) After coming forward with her story of being sexually assaulted by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, Dr. Christine Blasey Ford is scheduled to testify in front...
  • Trump Defends Hard-Line Trade Policies at U.N.

    UNITED NATIONS—President Trump criticized international organizations and alliances as unaccountable and defended his administration’s hard-line trade policies, urging fellow world leaders on Tuesday to chart their own paths toward sovereignty. Mr. Trump, speaking to the United Nations General Assembly, offered a more subdued, but equally defiant performance to his...
  • ‘You Are Not Safe’: Antifa Group Threatens Ted Cruz After Disrupting Dinner With His Wife

    The Washington, D.C., chapter of Antifa sent a message to Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, early Tuesday morning after chasing him out of a restaurant, telling him that he is “not safe.” Cruz was dining Monday night with his wife, Heidi, when a large crowd of protesters flooded the restaurant,...
  • Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand: Americans can still stop Kavanaugh

    The public can sway key senators, she says, by sharing their outrage at how Kavanaugh's accusers have been dismissed by Republicans. Read more Source link...
  • Mormon women call on Mormon senators to delay Kavanaugh vote

    A group of Mormon women are pushing the Judiciary Committee — which includes four Mormon senators — to delay the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh in the wake of sexual assault allegations against him. “Given the seriousness of the allegations levied against Judge Kavanaugh, we call upon...
  • How to Stop Trump’s Slow-Motion ‘Saturday Night Massacre’

    Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein listens to President Donald Trump speak on May 23, 2018. (AP / Evan Vucci) Thank you for signing up. For more from The Nation, check out our latest issue. Subscribe now for as little as $2 a month! Support Progressive Journalism The Nation is...
  • Republicans Rally Around Kavanaugh Nomination

    WASHINGTON—Republicans rallied around embattled Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, vowing Monday to push his confirmation through the Senate even as a new allegation of sexual misconduct emerged days before a hearing on an earlier assault claim. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R., Ky.) took to the Senate floor to...