Politics

Warren Unveils Plan to Combat White Nationalist Crime

Elizabeth Warren has released a proposal to combat white nationalism that includes making the prosecution of crimes committed by hate groups a top priority for the Departments of Justice and…

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Louisiana’s Democratic Governor Wins Re-Election

Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards, a conservative Democrat, won a second term in office on Saturday, defeating a Republican opponent who had closely aligned himself with President Donald Trump. The…

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Warren Pushes Back on Critics of Her Health Care Plan

Elizabeth Warren pushed back against critics of her newly-released plan to phase in implementation of a single-payer health care system, insisting Saturday that she is “fully committed” to Medicare for…

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Joe Biden Proposes $1.3 Trillion Infrastructure Plan

Democrat Joe Biden would invest $1.3 trillion over a decade on electric car charging stations, high-speed railroads, clean-energy research and other public infrastructure if he is elected president next year,…

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Impeachment Probe Goes Public as Political Drama Mounts

The impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump will reach a critical juncture on Wednesday when lawmakers launch their first public hearings broadcast nationwide, marking a new phase that could determine…

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Aides Counsel Trump Not to Fire Mulvaney

President Donald Trump has been threatening for weeks to fire acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney, but senior advisers have counseled him to hold off on such a drastic step…

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Bloomberg Registers for 2020 Ballot in Arkansas

Michael Bloomberg has filed paperwork to appear on the ballot in Arkansas’ March 3 presidential primary. The billionaire former New York mayor hasn’t formally announced a bid for the Democratic…

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Deval Patrick Mulling Democratic White House Run

Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick is considering making a late run for the Democratic presidential nomination, according to two people with knowledge of his deliberations, underscoring some Democrats’ deep uncertainty…

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