GOP pollster: Republicans may hold on to the House in midterms

GOP pollster John McLaughlin said Sunday that Republicans may be able to fend off Democrats’ efforts to take back control of the House in November’s midterm elections.Speaking on AM 970’s “The Answer” in New York,…

Female inmates claim Arizona prison withholding basic hygienic products

Female inmates at an Arizona prison say that the state’s Department of Corrections is withholding sufficient basic hygienic supplies, including toilet paper.Local …

Gillum to miss first debate against DeSantis due to storm recovery efforts

Florida gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum (D) announced Saturday that he will miss the first of three scheduled debates against Rep. Ron DeSantis (R) as he directs storm cleanup efforts in Tallahassee.Gillum, w…

Missing Saudi journalist’s fiancee: I will only ‘consider’ Trump invitation to White House if he makes ‘genuine contribution’ to find out what happened

The fiancee of Jamal Khashoggi, the Saudi journalist who vanished on Oct. 2 after entering the Saudi consulate in Turkey to obtain a marriage document, says she will only “consider” accepting an invitation to the White Ho…

Sarah Sanders: Melania has ‘more class than the women who bully her’

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders fired back at critics of first lady Melania Trump on Friday, taking aim at ABC’s “The View” over speculation from guest host Yvette Nicole Brown that Trump had previously…

McSally campaign posts video of Sinema calling Arizona ‘meth lab of democracy’

Rep. Martha McSally (R-Ariz.) on Friday posted a video of her Arizona Senate race opponent, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema (D), referring to Arizona as the “meth lab of democracy” during a Netroots Nation address in 2011.”You…

GOP gov candidate says he will ‘stomp’ Dem opponent’s face with ‘golf spikes’

Republican Scott Wagner says he will stomp on Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf’s (D) face with “golf spikes” in a Facebook Live video streamed on Friday.”Between now and Nov. 6, you better put a catcher’s mask on your fa…

Turkish officials have recordings supporting charge that Washington Post contributor was murdered: report

Turkish officials have shared contents of video and audio recordings that reportedly contain evidence supporting claims that a Washington Post contributor was murdered by the Saudi government with the Trump administration…

Kelly called Warren ‘impolite,’ ‘arrogant:’ report

White House chief of staff John Kelly ripped into Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D) in an email to a staffer last year after a conversation with the senator concerning President Trump’s travel ban, …

Clinton fires back at Trump: ‘You asked Russia to hack me on national television’

Hillary Clinton offered one of her most direct rebukes of President Trump in months on Thursday after Trump accused her of colluding with Russia during the 2016 presidential election at his campaign rally in Pennsylvania…

Russian troll farm targeted in arson attack

The office of a Russian internet troll farm linked to election interference efforts by Russia’s government during the 2016 presidential election was set on fire in an arson attack early Tuesday morning, according to repor…

Trump says he asked senator to go to his daughter’s wedding during Kavanaugh vote

President Trump said Saturday that he had asked Sen. Steve Daines (R-Mont.) to attend his daughter’s wedding in Montana this weekend after Republicans secured enough votes to allow him to miss the vote to confirm Supreme…

Grassley explains comments about women serving on Judiciary Committee

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) explained his comments about the lack of female senators serving on the Judiciary panel in a Fox News interview Saturday.The Republican chairman was criti…

Dan Rather: Collins ‘misses her moment to be a hero’ by voting for Kavanaugh

Former CBS News anchor Dan Rather argued Friday that Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) missed an opportunity to be a “hero” by announcing that she would vote to confirm Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.In a Fa…

GOP senator: Kavanaugh ‘won’t feel like a winner’ after confirmation

Sen. John Kennedy (R-La.) lamented Friday that neither Brett Kavanaugh nor Christine Blasey Ford, the woman accusing the Supreme Court nominee of sexual assault, would feel like “winners” following his bitter confirmation…

Ford lawyers blast ‘numerous false claims’ about FBI investigation ahead of Kavanaugh confirmation vote

Lawyers for Christine Blasey Ford, the first woman to publicly accuse Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault, blasted senators on Friday for “false” claims about the days-long FBI investigation into the a…

Mueller moves for forfeiture order to seize Manafort assets

Attorneys for special counsel Robert Mueller moved on Friday for an order to seize assets that former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort purchased with funds he hid from U.S. authorities in foreign bank accounts….

Russian official with ties to lawyer in Trump Tower meeting dies in helicopter crash

A Russian deputy attorney general, who is thought to have directed Russian attorney Natalia Veselnitskaya in her efforts abroad on behalf of Russia’s government, reportedly died Wednesday night in a helicopter crash….

White House: 10 individuals were contacted in FBI Kavanaugh investigation

Ten people were contacted by the FBI over the course of a week for the supplementary investigation into Brett Kavanaugh, the White House said Thursday.Deputy press secretary Raj Shah said on CNN’s “New Day” that th…

Manchin on Kavanaugh decision: ‘I’m trying to put the human side to it’

West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin (D) said in a new interview that he remains undecided about Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court, but bashed the judge’s confirmation process as a “circus.”The key swing…