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Mexicos Lpez Obrador to ask Biden for help with coronavirus

AMLO has emerged as a vocal critic of global inequity in the distribution of the vaccines. The leaders will also discuss

The Washington Post 2 Mar 2021 2:40 am

The Andrew Cuomo timeline: What he said about sexual harassment vs

Unlike many others who have lost their careers during the MeToo movement, Cuomo had suggested he appreciated the problem

The Washington Post 2 Mar 2021 2:26 am

The five reasons Biden explicitly endorsed union elections

It's smart politics, for several reasons

The Washington Post 2 Mar 2021 1:49 am

Biden administration, Senate Democrats retreat on $15 minimum wage

They are retreating on efforts to include a $15 minimum wage in President Bidens $1.9 trillion relief bill as they aim to

The Washington Post 2 Mar 2021 12:18 am

Trumpism will endure in the GOP. Trump may not

It's the former president's approach to politics, not his own candidacy or his policies, which will define the party moving

The Washington Post 1 Mar 2021 11:22 pm

Chris Meagher joins White House press office

Veteran Democratic spokesman replaces TJ Ducklo, who resigned amid reports he had threatened a journalist

The Washington Post 1 Mar 2021 9:47 pm

Trump has almost settled on his post-attempted-insurrection

The former president and real-estate pitchman refines his patter

The Washington Post 1 Mar 2021 8:49 pm

Live updates: Biden to meet virtually with Mexicos leader as the

Migration and combating covid-19 will be among the topics discussed by Biden and Mexican President Andrs Manuel Lpez Obrador

The Washington Post 1 Mar 2021 6:50 pm

2021 Golden Globes: Nomadland and Borat Win Top Awards

The 78th Golden Globe Awards was a socially distanced event as homebound nominees appeared virtually. The ceremony honored

The Wall Street Journal 1 Mar 2021 4:15 pm

Myanmar Police Open Fire on Protesters

Myanmars security forces fired on protesters Sunday in the deadliest day of demonstrations since the military took control of

The Wall Street Journal 1 Mar 2021 3:34 pm

Rep. Jim Jordans false claim that Pelosi denied a request for

Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) made a startling claim based on zero evidence

The Washington Post 1 Mar 2021 1:30 pm

S.D. Gov. Kristi Noem says she nailed the pandemic response. Fauci

Despite Noems victory lap at the conservative conference, her state has reported more coronavirus infections per resident

The Washington Post 1 Mar 2021 9:59 am

CPAC concludes with Trump reemerging post-presidency

Former president Donald Trump capped this years Conservative Political Action Conference by making his first post-

The Washington Post 1 Mar 2021 7:54 am

Cuomo reverses course on sexual harassment investigation, offers

The New York governor has been accused of sexual harassment by former aides Charlotte Bennett and Lindsey Boylan

The Washington Post 1 Mar 2021 6:30 am

Trump rules out third party as he moves to firm up control of GOP

Making his first speech since leaving the presidency before an adulatory conservative crowd, the former president hinted he

The Washington Post 1 Mar 2021 5:55 am

The most important thing Donald Trump said in his CPAC speech

It was a message Trump avoided as president: Get a vaccine

The Washington Post 1 Mar 2021 5:17 am

CDC advisers recommend Johnson & Johnson single-dose vaccine,

The doses are expected to start shipping as early as Monday to sites already receiving doses of the two other authorized

The Washington Post 1 Mar 2021 1:45 am

At least take down the razor wire: D.C. residents, lawmakers chafe

The barrier that was erected after the Jan. 6 Capitol breach is disrupting life for residents of the neighborhood and the

The Washington Post 1 Mar 2021 12:05 am

Allies of Rep. Adam Kinzinger launch new super PAC to support

The effort will be up against significant head winds, as Trump still holds vast sway over the Republican Party, even after

The Washington Post 28 Feb 2021 6:30 pm

Supreme Court to again consider federal protections for minority

A more conservative court could make changes in how rules for next election will be set

The Washington Post 28 Feb 2021 4:30 pm

Another former aide accuses New York Gov. Cuomo of sexual

Charlotte Bennett, 25, told the New York Times that the 63-year-old governor asked about her sex life, wondered whether she

The Washington Post 28 Feb 2021 9:11 am

At conservative conference, Trumps election falsehoods flourish

Like the Republican Party overall, conservative activists embraced the former presidents false views of the election and

The Washington Post 28 Feb 2021 6:58 am

Joseph Duffey, educator and antiwar activist behind influential

He ran for the Senate in 1970 as a Connecticut Democrat and later led the National Endowment for the Humanities and the U.S.

The Washington Post 27 Feb 2021 11:24 pm

Rep. Gosar criticizes white racism after speaking at event whose

The Arizona Republican also backed away from the organizers praise for Jan. 6 Capitol protesters

The Washington Post 27 Feb 2021 10:52 pm

Its Donald Trumps party: How the former president is building a

In advance of his first major post-White House address, Trump is making plans to launch a super PAC, has begun endorsing

The Washington Post 27 Feb 2021 10:34 pm

As Trump reemerges, will the GOP find a way to move on without him

The Republican base brooks no dissent about the former president, while others look to a future in which he becomes a

The Washington Post 27 Feb 2021 9:59 pm

Republicans call Deb Haaland a radical. Polls show their views on

President Biden wants to make history with Rep. Deb Haaland. But Republicans could block that

The Washington Post 27 Feb 2021 8:29 pm

Why the candidate who promised unity is relying on an increasingly

Despite calling for unity as a candidate, President Biden plans to pass his first major policy via budget reconciliation, a

The Washington Post 27 Feb 2021 7:00 pm

In storm-struck Texas, Bidens personal touch is muted by the

The president sought to show his trademark empathy at a time when even a hand on a shoulder presents a health risk

The Washington Post 27 Feb 2021 6:00 am

Josh Hawley, who tried to derail Bidens presidency, now champions

In a speech at CPAC, the first senator to pick up Trump's stolen-election effort declares a need for the people to be heard

The Washington Post 27 Feb 2021 3:15 am

The ugly story of Trump and Jamal Khashoggi is confirmed

The report confirms previous reporting on the crown princes readily apparent role in Khashoggis murder

The Washington Post 27 Feb 2021 2:30 am

House Democrats poised to pass Bidens $1.9 trillion relief plan

Democrats pressed ahead over united GOP opposition on the massive relief package aimed at stabilizing the economy and

The Washington Post 27 Feb 2021 1:28 am

The evolution of CPACs speaker lineup is the story of the GOP

In 2015, a parade of presidential hopefuls spoke to the right-most edge of the party. No longer

The Washington Post 27 Feb 2021 1:15 am

Guidance for federal hiring and firing puts less emphasis on

Federal agencies should not automatically disqualify job applicants or take disciplinary actions against current employees

The Washington Post 27 Feb 2021 12:45 am

Capitol riot defendants facing jail have regrets. Judges arent

Some accused in the insurrection have blamed Donald Trump, downplayed their actions or expressed remorse

The Washington Post 26 Feb 2021 10:34 pm

How consistent is Bidens Syria strike with his teams criticism of

Conservatives and even some liberals suggest a double standard by Biden and other top officials. Many comparisons are apples

The Washington Post 26 Feb 2021 9:58 pm

How the spending power of the minimum wage has changed since you

(Assuming you no longer are

The Washington Post 26 Feb 2021 8:44 pm

Live updates: Biden to survey winter storm recovery in Texas; House

The president is also scheduled to visit a mass vaccination facility in Houston during his Texas trip

The Washington Post 26 Feb 2021 7:01 pm

Vaccine lotteries and personal appeals: The medically vulnerable

Federal guidelines recommend that people with underlying conditions putting them at increased risk from the coronavirus be

The Washington Post 26 Feb 2021 5:30 pm

Airstrike in Syria Hits Iran-Backed Militia Targets, Austin Says

The Biden administration's first known military action was an airstrike on facilities used by Iran-backed militia groups, in

The Wall Street Journal 26 Feb 2021 5:24 pm

Bidens pick for HHS sued the Trump administration, not a group of

Theres a difference between suing nuns and suing the federal government in a case that nuns decide to join

The Washington Post 26 Feb 2021 1:30 pm

Minimum-wage increase imperiled in covid relief bill by Senate

The guidance from the parliamentarian, Elizabeth MacDonough, was communicated privately to key Senate offices and confirmed

The Washington Post 26 Feb 2021 7:31 am

Andrew Cuomo, once touted as the gold standard, finds his brand

He faces allegations of sexual harassment, backroom bullying and improperly withholding state data on coronavirus deaths in

The Washington Post 26 Feb 2021 6:31 am

Reshaping the role of the Justice Department

Can Attorney General nominee Merrick Garland rebuild confidence in the DOJ's independence? How might his efforts on Biden

The Washington Post 26 Feb 2021 6:04 am

Biden defends vaccine rollout as he marks 50 million vaccinations

The president, declaring this is not a victory lap, touted the progress of the vaccination campaign but cautioned that we

The Washington Post 26 Feb 2021 5:36 am

The Trailer: Trump prepares to bask in the conservative movement he

All about CPAC, the political calculations of Cuomogate, and more primary challenges for Trump-skeptical Republicans

The Washington Post 26 Feb 2021 4:52 am

The Equality Act and the ramped-up culture war over LGBTQ rights

The next phase of the fight for LGBT rights on Capitol Hill will center on transgender Americans

The Washington Post 26 Feb 2021 3:48 am

Is the choice for Democrats Joe Manchin or the minority

If a majority depends on a Democratic senator in West Virginia, then yes

The Washington Post 26 Feb 2021 3:45 am

Kevin McCarthy and Chip Roy defended Liz Cheney and criticized

McCarthy and Roy were among the most critical lawmakers who didn't vote for impeachment. Both also defended Cheney. But each

The Washington Post 26 Feb 2021 1:30 am

Group that sued Harvard asks Supreme Court to end use of race in

Lower courts had rejected a challenge to Harvards race-conscious admissions practices

The Washington Post 26 Feb 2021 12:47 am

Police made a lot more reported contributions in 2020 than normal

The surge is largely due to donations to WinRed, the recently created Republican fundraising system

The Washington Post 26 Feb 2021 12:47 am

Pelosis top money guy to head up fundraising for House Democrats

Mike Smith is joining the House Majority PAC just as its president, Robby Mook, a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy Reserve, leaves

The Washington Post 25 Feb 2021 11:30 pm

Senators dont want to raise the minimum wage because it was enough

Lets compare costs now with costs from when our senators were young, shall we

The Washington Post 25 Feb 2021 10:22 pm

Live updates: Biden to mark 50 millionth vaccination shot; House to

The Senate continues to weigh the fate of several of the president's Cabinet nominees, including former Michigan governor

The Washington Post 25 Feb 2021 7:17 pm

Biden, facing resistance in Congress, courts GOP governors

Biden is spending at least as much time courting Republican governors as he is wooing the senators he needs to pass

The Washington Post 25 Feb 2021 6:39 pm

At conservative gathering, ideas fall to an airing of Trump

Like the Republican Party and most of its voters, conservative activists meeting in Florida are all-in on false Trump claims

The Washington Post 25 Feb 2021 6:30 pm

Trump was tough on federal workers. Now Democrats are pushing a

A fire-feds-faster ethos remains central to Republican policies on the federal workforce

The Washington Post 25 Feb 2021 4:30 pm

Dissecting the House GOP spin against Bidens $1.9 trillion covid

Here's a guide to what's wrong or off-base about House GOP talking points attacking the covid-rleief plan

The Washington Post 25 Feb 2021 1:30 pm

At postal hearing, Rep. Connolly says he will not be lectured by

Northern Virginia lawmaker vents outrage on GOP colleagues, as well as Louis DeJoy

The Washington Post 25 Feb 2021 7:48 am

Many of Bidens nominees of color run into turbulence in the Senate

Activists see a pattern imperiling many such nominees, making their confirmation process rougher and meaner than in previous

The Washington Post 25 Feb 2021 7:09 am

Supreme Court considers giving police greater powers when pursuing

Does an exception for entering a persons home while in hot pursuit apply to suspected minor crimes as well as possible

The Washington Post 25 Feb 2021 5:11 am

Neera Tanden committee votes delayed as alternatives to lead White

Biden's pick to lead the budget office may not have the votes to be approved

The Washington Post 25 Feb 2021 1:49 am

Awkward scene highlights GOP choice on Trump

The top three House GOP leaders each carve out different choices: A bear hug (Steve Scalise), a middle ground (Kevin McCarthy

The Washington Post 25 Feb 2021 1:22 am

Focus on fate of $15 minimum wage in Senate as House prepares to

Top Senate aides from both parties huddled with the Senate parliamentarian Wednesday morning to advance arguments about

The Washington Post 25 Feb 2021 1:00 am

The GOPs increasingly novel relationship with the Constitution

The party has long called itself the party of the Constitution, and GOP lawmakers run as constitutional conservatives. But

The Washington Post 24 Feb 2021 11:29 pm

A new poll result reveals sharp pessimism on Americas political

Most Trump voters say they view the world as a bleak, dangerous place

The Washington Post 24 Feb 2021 11:24 pm

The uncomfortable reality: Even many Republican officials believe

Those false beliefs will help power new restrictions on voting access

The Washington Post 24 Feb 2021 10:06 pm

Fanne Foxe, Argentine Firecracker at center of D.C. sex scandal,

She ran from the car of a powerful congressman and dove into the Tidal Basin in 1974, generating a splash that would ripple

The Washington Post 24 Feb 2021 9:17 pm

This rural liberal set out to talk to his pro-Trump neighbors

It didnt go well until it did

The Washington Post 24 Feb 2021 8:30 pm

Live updates: Senate committees delay votes on embattled Biden

Biden plans to meet with a bipartisan group of lawmakers before signing an executive order calling for a 100-day government

The Washington Post 24 Feb 2021 7:04 pm

Trumps politics hurt his businesses. Will he sell as he looks to a

The former presidents businesses have been damaged by the coronavirus pandemic and his polarizing politics, and he faces

The Washington Post 24 Feb 2021 6:30 pm

New Georgia legislation would curb souls to the polls

After significant loses, Georgia Republicans appear to be going after one of the state's most influential voting blocs

The Washington Post 24 Feb 2021 6:00 pm

Democratic Concerns Over Minimum Wage Hike Complicate Covid Aid

Concerns from Democrats over the minimum wage provision included in President Bidens $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package

The Wall Street Journal 24 Feb 2021 5:30 pm

Russia Launches Promotional Push for Covid-19 Vaccine Sputnik V

To counter skepticism, Russia is giving its Covid-19 vaccine a public-relations boost at home and abroad. WSJs Georgi

The Wall Street Journal 24 Feb 2021 4:39 pm

Former senator Perdue wont run in 2022, kicking off another

Perdue's decision not to challenge Sen. Raphael G. Warnock comes just a week after he filed campaign paperwork and met with

The Washington Post 24 Feb 2021 7:44 am

FBI alert about possible war against Congress reached D.C. and

A joint hearing by two Senate committees spotlighted the stark warnings issued before the Jan. 6 riot

The Washington Post 24 Feb 2021 6:54 am

Trudeau conveys relief in meeting with Biden, but sticking points

Canadas Justin Trudeau, who had a rough relationship with Trump, tells Biden in a virtual meeting, U.S. leadership has been

The Washington Post 24 Feb 2021 5:54 am

The Trailer: Democrats say legalizing weed is good policy and good

Across the country, Democrats are moving ahead with legalization efforts, buoyed by strong public support

The Washington Post 24 Feb 2021 4:44 am

Why vaccine distribution may not overlap with the pandemics worst-

A look at Zip code-level data in New York City shows how the vaccine distribution is being prioritized

The Washington Post 24 Feb 2021 4:07 am

Biden shifts his operation to DNC ahead of 2022 midterm elections

The presidents advisers have decided to hold off on any 2024 reelection campaign announcement

The Washington Post 24 Feb 2021 4:00 am

Former Capitol security officials blame intelligence lapses for

We properly planned for a mass demonstration with possible violence, said former Capitol Police chief Steven A. Sund. What we

The Washington Post 24 Feb 2021 2:52 am

Moderate Senate Democrats target state aid fund in Biden covid

Several Democratic senators are working on changes to the state and local aid portion of the bill, including redirecting some

The Washington Post 24 Feb 2021 2:52 am

Senate confirms Bidens nominee for ambassador to United Nations

Linda Thomas-Greenfield, an African American woman and career diplomat, will hold one of the most high-profile jobs in

The Washington Post 24 Feb 2021 2:24 am

A stark reminder of the power imbalance in the Senate

In all but one of the past 14 Senates, the Democratic caucus won more votes. In only five have Democrats held the majority

The Washington Post 24 Feb 2021 1:37 am

Ron Johnsons extreme effort to distance Trump supporters from the

Johnson, who has downplayed the insurrection, used a hearing Tuesday to try to inject doubt that the rioters were Trump

The Washington Post 24 Feb 2021 12:59 am

Security Officials Say Poor Intelligence Contributed to Jan. 6 Riot

Former U.S. Capitol Police Chief Steven Sund testified before Congress Tuesday, defending steps taken by his agency to

The Wall Street Journal 24 Feb 2021 12:51 am

Biden turns to Obama administration veteran to lead key federal

Kiran Ahuja served on Bidens transition team and will lead the Office of Personnel Management

The Washington Post 24 Feb 2021 12:24 am

How the effort to deny the reality of the Jan. 6 attack is evolving

Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) used a hearing Tuesday to promote a ridiculous theory of events part of a broader effort to

The Washington Post 23 Feb 2021 11:47 pm

Garland, Tanden and the application of double standards by GOP

Garland draws GOP praise after being shunned for the court in 2016. Tanden is pilloried for tweets by a party that gave Trump

The Washington Post 23 Feb 2021 11:14 pm