A federal judge ruled one of the president’s cabinet members, Alex Acosta, violated the law while he was a federal prosecutor working on a plea deal for billionaire Jeffrey Epstein. Epstein was accused of the sexual abuse and trafficking of underage girls.
Trump confidant Roger Stone threatened the judge presiding over his case and… it didn’t go over well with the judge.
Bernie Sanders announces his 2020 run, Kamala Harris faces questions about when exactly she smoked weed, Kirsten Gillibrand is criticized for being polite, and Cory Booker catches heat for being a vegan.
Washington Brief More than a third of the funds President Donald Trump wants to redirect from other programs to build his proposed wall along the U.S.-Mexico border is likely to be unavailable from the sources his administration has identified because they’ve already been spent. That could make it difficult for Trump to circumvent Congress to fund the border barrier, […]
Amid questions about what he did know about a political operative who worked on his House campaign, Mark Harris is calling for a new election.
Ali Velshi speaks with Vaughn Hillyard to break down the realities of the agricultural industry’s impact on carbon emissions and how farming operations can play into the New Green Deal.
The former Georgia gubernatorial candidate testified before House Democrats Tuesday on voting rights.
Washington Brief North Carolina’s State Board of Elections ordered a new contest in the state’s 9th Congressional District, where no victor has been declared amid an investigation into voting irregularities in the November midterm election. Ahead of the board’s vote, Republican candidate Mark Harris, who had originally demanded the vote be certified, called for a new […]
A new Republican plan would have student loan payments come right out of borrowers’ paychecks. Ali Velshi and Stephanie Ruhle break down the arguments for and against the controversial plan that’s meant to fix America’s student loan debt crisis.
Washington Brief The Justice Department is preparing to announce the completion of special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation as early as next week, according to sources. While the precise timing of the announcement is subject to change, sources said Attorney General Bill Barr plans to submit a summary of Mueller’s confidential report, the scope of which remains unclear, to Congress soon. (CNN) Michael […]