In a NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist poll, 61% disapprove of Trump’s National Emergency declaration to build his wall.
North Carolina’s state election board hearing has revealed even more damning information about potential election fraud in the campaign of Republican Mark Harris.
Washington Brief Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) announced he will seek the Democratic nomination for president again. In an interview, Hillary Clinton’s 2016 primary challenger acknowledged that he will encounter a “very different campaign” this go-around, and said 2020’s candidates should be judged “not by the color of their skin, not by their sexual orientation or […]
by Steve Benen Today’s installment of campaign-related news items from across the country * Sen. Bernie Sanders’ (I-Vt.) nascent presidential campaign said it raised $1 million in just three-and-a-half hours today. That’s an extremely impressive haul, consistent with a candidate who enjoys an enthusiastic base of supporters. * The North Carolina State Board of Elections […]
While countries around the world are seeing positive growth with women in the workplace, the United States seems to be at a standstill.
President Trump takes the urgency out of declaring a national emergency and turns an already bizarre press conference into a full-blown sing-along.
California attorney general Xavier Becerra tells CNN’s Kate Bolduan that “it is kind of awkward to say we are going to be suing the President of the United States on President’s Day, but sometimes that’s what you have to do.” President Donald Trump’s allies are mounting a stiff defense of his declaration of a national […]
Week in Review Government funding Congress sent President Donald Trump legislation to avert a government shutdown, including $1.3 billion for border barriers, a fraction of the $5.7 billion he requested for his proposed wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. He signed it Friday. Trump said he’ll use emergency powers to shift some of the executive branch’s funding […]
by Steve Benen Today’s installment of campaign-related news items from across the country * This is the week in which North Carolina’s State Board of Elections will consider evidence of alleged misconduct in last fall’s election the 9th congressional district. The declaration of a new vote is a distinct possibility. * On ABC News yesterday, Rep. […]
A major legal showdown is brewing over President Trump’s Emergency Declaration to build a border wall. California plans to sue the Trump Administration for bypassing Congress and redirecting tax payer money to fulfill his campaign promise. California Attorney General Xavier Becerra joins Andrea Mitchell to discuss.