Politics

The Latest: Grassley disagrees with inspector…

The Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee disagrees with a report from the Justice Department's inspector general that said the FBI's handling of the Hillary Clinton email probe was not politically motivated

Supreme Court Decides Against Getting Involved In…

The U.S. Supreme Court could have issued landmark opinions against partisan gerrymanders — one from each political party. It didn't.

Controversial FBI Agent Says He's Willing To…

Special counsel Robert Mueller removed Peter Strzok from the Russia probe for sending anti-Trump text messages.

Trump to visit swing state Nevada to stump for…

President Donald Trump will headline the Nevada Republican Party's convention on Saturday and also appear at a fundraiser with Republican U.S. Sen. Dean Heller

Trump announces plans for Pentagon to create…

President Donald Trump is announcing that he is directing the Pentagon to create a new "Space Force" as an independent service branch aimed at ensuring American supremacy in space

Melania Trump Issues Statement On Family…

In a statement issued through her spokesperson, the first lady said she "hates to see children separated from their families" at the border.

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Mick Mulvaney Picks Kathy Kraninger To Head…

But critics cite her lack of experience in financial policy.

Gun by her side, GOP US Senate candidate talks of…

Wisconsin Republican U.S. Senate candidate Leah Vukmir appears in her first televised campaign ad seated at a table with a holstered gun in front of her

The Latest: Immigrants in Texas ask judge about…

About 80 immigrants who were arrested at the border in recent days appeared in court Monday to plead guilty to immigration charges

Prosecutors Reassembled Michael Cohen's Shredded…

Investigators took millions of files in a raid of Cohen's home, office and hotel room April 9.

Reports: US To Leave UN Human Rights Council

The push to leave is reportedly being spearheaded by Ambassador Nikki Haley, who's been critical of the council in the past.

Pompeo says China is engaging in 'predatory…

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says China is engaging in "predatory economics 101" and an unprecedented level of larceny" of intellectual property

Supreme Court leaves door open to curbing…

The Supreme Court is allowing electoral maps that were challenged as excessively partisan to remain in place for now, declining to rule on the bigger issue of whether to put limits on redistricting for political gain

Trump Administration Blames Democrats For Family…

President Trump has claimed that a Democratic law is why parents and children are being separated at the U.S. border.

Democrats Announce Early Date For 2020 Convention

It's before the 2020 Summer Olympics, which is seen as a break — or a distraction — from the political process.

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Supreme Court sides with Florida man in free…

The Supreme Court is siding with a man who sued the Florida city where he lives after being arrested for his speech during a public comment portion of a city council meeting

Rendell, ex-Pennsylvania governor, says he has…

Former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell says he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease

Obama's Former Advisor Says U.S. Would Lose Trade…

Ben Rhodes spoke with Newsy's Chance Seales about leading foreign policy challenges facing President Trump.

Trump: North Korea Already Started Returning…

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un agreed to repatriate the remains of U.S. soldiers during the Singapore summit with President Donald Trump.

GOP state senator appointed Missouri lieutenant governor.

Missouri Gov. Mike Parson has appointed state Senate Majority Floor Leader Mike Kehoe to be the lieutenant governor

Trump digs in on immigration amid family…

Outrage is growing among Democrats and some Republicans over the forced separation of migrant children and parents at the U.S.-Mexico border

Judge Orders Paul Manafort To Jail To Await Trial

A federal judge revoked Manafort's bail and ordered him to await trial in jail after special counsel Robert Mueller accused him of witness tampering.

Redistricting changes headed to the ballot in several states

Voters in a number of states will be deciding this year whether to change the redistricting process for congressional and state legislative seats, to make the process less partisan

Justice Department deputy wins Supreme Court case

The Supreme Court has ruled for the Trump administration in a case about prison terms that was argued by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein

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States' redistricting plans facing challenges in court

Gerrymandering has led to court fights in a number of states

Trump: Criminals Exploiting Kids at the Border

The UN humans rights chief issued his strongest denunciation yet regarding the separation of immigrant children from their parents at the US border and demanded that it stop immediately, reports the New York Times . "The thought that any state would seek to deter parents by inflicting such abuse on children...

After Trump summit, Pompeo may return soon to North Korea

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he may return to North Korea to continue nuclear discussions "before terribly long."