Faced with defending Trump’s claim, Pence embraces it — using a claim that has been debunked and contradicts the Department of Homeland Security.
A public embrace of a fraught term can led to is mainstreaming. And doing that with “nationalism” very much fits with Trump’s divisive strategy.
Trump is as or more popular than 7 of the last 17 presidents to face midterm elections. But everyone below him got drubbed in the midterms
Trump has long admired authoritarians’ strength. But letting them kill a journalist for an American newspaper with little recourse would be a tacit admission of his own weakness.
Trump’s preferred narrative suffered a number of setbacks Wednesday.
The false claims are flying fast and furious these days.
For the second time in two days, Trump effectively and helpfully previews the Saudi line on Jamal Khashoggi.
The Nation issued a blistering statement Monday, marking a reversal — in tone at least — from where it stood in 2012.
When Trump says someone “totally” or “vehemently” denies something, you can take it to the bank that he believes them.
Trump is still downplaying human rights abuses and Russian election interference. And it sounds like James Mattis’s time in the administration could be limited.
Matt Whitaker, who has been floated for both the Justice Department’s No. 2 and top jobs, wouldn’t oversee the probe. But his commentary on it raises questions.
The former Obama administration attorney general made the remarks during an appearance in Georgia.
On civility, impeachment and policy, the party faces many immediate decisions — that nobody can agree upon.
Why now? There aren’t many good answers.
It was a study in contrasts.
FDR tried it and failed. Political circumstances may make it a matter of time.
Democrats, who previously blamed gerrymandering and the the electoral college for their plights, now blame an unrepresentative Senate.
It may change in a hurry come November, but for now the GOP has never dominated all levers of government like right now.
Republicans routinely cited the Avenatti-facilitated allegation as proof of the frivolous and partisan campaign against Kavanaugh.