Hearing Set for Monday to Hear Kavanaugh and His Accuser

WASHINGTON — The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, under mounting pressure from senators of his own party, will call President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh, and the woman who has accused… Read More

McConnell works feverishly behind the scenes to save Kavanaugh

Mitch McConnell, preeminent cut-throat political tactician, is going with a softer touch to salvage Brett Kavanaugh’s suddenly endangered Supreme Court confirmation. With Kavanaugh’s seemingly slam-dunk elevation to the Supreme Court facing resistance from a handful… Read More

Max Boot: This conservative would take Obama back in a nanosecond

How I miss Barack Obama. And I say that as someone who worked to defeat him: I was a foreign policy adviser to John McCain in 2008 and to Mitt Romney in 2012. I criticized… Read More

Stormy Daniels meeting with prosecutors in Michael Cohen investigation is canceled

Stormy Daniels had been scheduled to be interviewed Monday by prosecutors in the Southern ­District of New York, preparing for a potential grand jury ap­pearance about a $130,000 payment from President Trump’s attorney Michael Cohen in exchange for… Read More

Donald Trump backlash inspires record number of women to run for Congress

The backlash against #Donald Trump’s presidency has prompted a record number of women to run for office this year. More than double the number of women who ran for Congress in 2016 have put their… Read More