Politics

Democrats face hot-potato politics of sexual…

Facing Conyers and Franken allegations, Democrats, too, are juggling the hot-potato politics of sexual predation

Rep. John Delaney on why he opposes the tax…

Congressman makes his case on 'The Daily Briefing.'

A Former Ethics Chief Thinks Kellyanne Conway…

In a Fox News interview earlier this week, Conway vehemently spoke out against Democratic Senate candidate Doug Jones.

Trump Defends Moore Against Sexual Assault…

President Donald Trump said he believes Senate candidate Roy Moore when he denies claims that he sexually assaulted teenagers.

AP FACT CHECK: Man dissed by Trump has put felons in prison

AP FACT CHECK: The Alabama Democrat who was disparaged by President Donald Trump as "soft on crime" is a former U.S. attorney who prosecuted church bombers and domestic terrorist Eric Rudolph

No verdict yet in San Francisco pier killing as…

Jurors have gone home without reaching a verdict in the case against a Mexican man accused of killing a woman on a crowded San Francisco pier

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Moore's communications director announces his…

Jonathan Serrie has more on the latest developments.

Saad Al-Hariri Is Back In Lebanon And Plans To…

He said he will resign again on Wednesday, during Lebanon's Independence Day celebrations.

Protecting DACA Recipients Could Hold Up The…

Congress has until Dec. 8 to avert a shutdown.

White House: Cohn didn't fake bad reception on Trump call

The White House is disputing a Democratic senator's claim that top economic adviser Gary Cohn faked bad reception to get President Donald Trump off the phone

Menendez attorney: Hung jury supported friendship…

A defense attorney in the trial of Sen. Bob Menendez and a wealthy friend says the hung jury reflected the defense's argument that the two men were friends who didn't commit bribery

Rep. Leonard Lance: We should have complete…

Congressman on the wave of sexual harassment allegations on Capitol Hill.

US And Palestinian Leaders Are Playing A…

The Palestinians won't talk with the Trump administration unless their office in Washington, D.C., stays open. That decision's up to the president.

Trump Campaign Won't Foot The Bill For Trump…

President Donald Trump recently said he would also begin paying his own bills.

The Latest: No verdict yet in San Francisco pier shooting

Jurors have concluded a second day of deliberations in the murder trial of a man charged with killing a woman two years ago on a San Francisco pier

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Did you 'like' Russian propaganda? Facebook will…

Did you 'like' Russian propaganda? Facebook will clue you in ... up to a point

Rep. Walker on Moore: The jury in this case is…

On 'Outnumbered Overtime,' the North Carolina congressman says the people of Alabama should make the final decision.

Main Punishment For 'Sanctuary Cities' Ruled…

A federal judge has blocked the Trump administration from taking grant money from so-called sanctuary cities.

States Scramble As GOP Tax Bills Threaten SALT…

And the majority of those states are led by Democrats.

Trump, top lawmakers to meet to discuss averting shutdown

President Donald Trump will meet with Congressional leaders next week to discuss end-of-year legislative agenda, including how to avert a potential government shutdown

Pence visits injured service members at military…

Vice President Mike Pence has paid an early Thanksgiving visit to injured service members

Is turkey best served with a side of politics?

Poll: 58 percent of Americans 'dread the thought of having to talk about politics at Thanksgiving dinner.'

Sen. Franken Faces Another Sexual Misconduct…

Minnesota Sen. Al Franken is facing allegations he groped a former constituent during a photo op in 2010.

The Campaign To Ban Killer Robots Before They…

Killer robots are closer to becoming a reality than you might think. Mary Wareham is part of the fight to stop them before it's too late.

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US Rep. Joe Barton apologizes for nude photo

Texas Congressman Joe Barton is apologizing after a graphic nude photo of him circulated on social media

Education Department considers narrowing civil…

The Education Department is considering narrowing the scope of its civil rights work by no longer looking for systematic discrimination problems in schools across the country when it examines individual complaints

Jessica Tarlov: Rep. Conyers should offer his…

House Ethics Committee launches investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct against the congressman.