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Politics Jul 11AP analysis: Democrats meet Supreme Court pick with mixed message
There's so much for Democrats to dislike about Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court pick. And that could be a problem.
Politics Mar 07What it will take to transform the GOP health care plan into law
Republicans must navigate a complicated path to turn their 123-page proposal from legislation to law. Here's a look at the process.
Politics Dec 25Comparing Trump’s criticisms of Clinton to his behavior now
From installing Wall Street executives in his Cabinet to avoiding news conferences, the president-elect is adopting some of the same behavior for which he criticized Hillary Clinton during their fiery presidential campaign.
Politics Dec 24As Obama accomplished policy goals, Democrats floundered
WASHINGTON — In boasting about his tenure in the White House, President Barack Obama often cites numbers like these: 15 million new jobs, a 4.9 percent unemployment rate and 74 months of consecutive job growth. There’s one number you will…
Politics Dec 15Labor Secretary Tom Perez enters race for DNC chair
Labor Secretary Tom Perez announced his bid to head the Democratic National Committee, casting himself as the candidate best able to speak to "the big tent" of a decimated and dispirited Democratic Party.
Politics Nov 21As Trump prepares for White House, Never Trumpers say maybe
WASHINGTON — During the course of the 2016 campaign, Republican Christine Todd Whitman compared Donald Trump to Adolf Hitler. She warned that a Trump administration would bring the country into "chaos." And a month before Election Day, the former Bush…
Politics Nov 17Hillary Clinton urges her supporters to ‘never, ever give up’
Hillary Clinton is acknowledging the difficulty of her loss in the presidential race for her supporters and urging them to persevere through the Donald Trump era.
Politics Nov 14After election defeat, Democrats begin soul searching about party’s leadership
With Hillary Clinton and her team staying out of the public eye, liberal politicians have begun jockeying for control of the party's future.
Politics Nov 13Clinton blames FBI director for presidential election loss
Hillary Clinton is blaming the FBI's decision to revive its examination of her email accounts for her devastating defeat in the presidential election.
Politics Oct 08Leaked emails show what Clinton told executives in private
The private comments strike a tone starkly at odds with the fiery message she's pushed throughout her campaign.