Politics

Rep. Barton Threatened to Call Police on Former…

Rep. Joe Barton threatened to call the police on a former lover who contacted other women he was in relationships with and sent them explicit materials he had shared with her, according to a recording provided to the Washington Post . In the 2015 phone call, the Texas Republican tells the...

Rep. Lee Zeldin on Kate Steinle trial, status of…

New York congressman shares his take on 'Fox News @ Night.'

Down-ballot Races Steal Spotlight In November…

Voter turnout is typically lowest during non-presidential years. But this November, people came out to vote in those down-ballot races.

Woman Targeted For Anti-Trump Sticker Is Now…

A woman targeted by a Republican sheriff for her anti-Trump bumper sticker is having the last laugh - now that she's started selling them!

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.

Report: Barton said he'd go to Capitol Police…

A published report says U.S. Rep. Joe Barton of Texas told a woman to whom he had sent sexually explicit photos, videos and messages that he would report her to U.S. Capitol Police for exposing his behavior

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For Franken, a rising trajectory, and then the…

The rising trajectory of Minnesota Democrat Al Franken has been abruptly interrupted by allegations of sexual misconduct

Democratic Congressman Bob Brady under FBI…

Larry Elder and Kevin Jackson react on 'Hannity' to scandals rocking the Democratic Party.

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.

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

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

Education Dept. wants to narrow civil rights work…

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

Poll: Many don't want to talk politics this…

A new poll shows that more than a third of Americans dread the prospect of political talk over Thanksgiving

Should Rep. John Conyers and Sen. Al Franken…

Reaction on 'Hannity' to sexual harassment scandals plaguing the Democrats.

Protecting DACA Recipients Could Hold Up The…

Congress has until Dec. 8 to avert a shutdown.

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.

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How the AP-NORC poll on Thanksgiving, politics was conducted

The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research poll on Thanksgiving and politics was conducted by NORC from Nov. 15 to Nov. 19

Al Franken Accused of Being 'Serial Groper'

The accusations against Sen. Al. Franken are starting to stack up. Two more women came forward Wednesday to accuse the Democrat of groping them, bringing the total to four. One woman tells the Huffington Post that in 2007, during Franken's first Senate campaign, he grabbed her buttocks during a photo-op...

HuffPost: Two more Franken accusers have come…

More women accuse the Democratic senator of inappropriate touching.

Trump Campaign Won't Foot The Bill For Trump…

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

Main Punishment For 'Sanctuary Cities' Ruled…

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

Democrats also juggling politics of sexual…

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

US declares 'ethnic cleansing' against Rohingya…

The United States is declaring the ongoing violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar to be "ethnic cleansing."

Report: Firm behind Trump dossier paid journalists

Scandal behind discredited Russia-Trump dossier deepens as Fusion GPS reportedly paid journalists during and after the election. #Tucker

States Scramble As GOP Tax Bills Threaten SALT…

And the majority of those states are led by Democrats.

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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 Latest: Roy Moore thanks Trump in new…

Republican Roy Moore is touting President Donald Trump's near-endorsement of him in a new fundraising email to supporters

Report: 2 women claim Franken touched them…

Two women are alleging that Minnesota U.S. Sen. Al Franken touched their buttocks during events for Franken's first campaign for Senate