‘Isn’t That the Trump Lawyer?’: A Reporter’s Accidental Scoop

WASHINGTON — I have always thought of overhearing conversations as an underappreciated journalistic tool. When political donors, lobbyists and politicians gather at hotels for meetings and strategy sessions, they often keep out reporters. But they… Read More

Trump betrays Dreamers

by Brent Budowsky This week President Trump, who recently had trouble unequivocally denouncing white supremacists in Charlottesville, Va., told the Dreamers who entered our country at a young age and represent the American idea made… Read More

Exclusive: Trump using campaign, RNC funds to pay legal bills from Russia probe

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump is using money donated to his reelection campaign and the Republican National Committee to pay for his lawyers in the probe of alleged Russian interference in the… Read More

Trump’s Voter-Fraud Commission Heads to New Hampshire

Last week, much of official Washington rejoiced after President Trump made a deal with senior congressional Democrats to forestall a government shutdown, provide aid to hurricane victims, and raise the debt ceiling until December. The… Read More

Relatives of Undocumented Children Caught Up in ICE Dragnet

In a shift from how it operated during the Obama administration, Immigration and Customs Enforcement is cracking down on relatives who let undocumented kids stay with them after entering the U.S. by Hannah Dreier Read… Read More