In the final days before Donald Trump was sworn in as president, members of his inner circle pleaded with him to acknowledge publicly what U.S. intelligence agencies had already concluded — that Russia’s interference in… Read More
Washington Republicans have put the fiasco of Alabama’s special election behind them, but their electoral nightmare may just be beginning. Roy Moore’s stunning defeat Tuesday night was met with quiet sighs of relief throughout the… Read More
It’s an article of faith among many Democrats that Republicans have somehow escaped the electoral consequences for the increasing extremism of their party. Doug Jones’s narrow victory over Roy Moore on Tuesday night looked, to… Read More
Shortly after Democrat #Doug Jones wrested back one of Alabama’s solidly Republican U.S. Senate seats for the first time in more than two decades, President #Trump offered an optimistic and forward-looking assessment on Twitter, congratulating Jones… Read More
Outgoing aide to President Trump Omarosa Manigault Newman said on Thursday that she observed things in the White House during her tenure that made her uncomfortable and that upset her. “There were a lot of things that… Read More
by Robert Reich Common sense and decency have prevailed in Alabama. It was a vote not just against sexual abuse but also against racism and against those who would ride roughshod over our democratic institutions…. Read More
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — A Democrat has been elected to the Senate from Alabama for the first time in a quarter-century, and the political earthquake has just begun. A combination of hyper-charged Democratic turnout and depressed… Read More
Moore spokesman Ted Crockett is skewered in a priceless CNN interview with Jake Tapper.