Outgoing Wisconsin Republican Governor Signs Bill Weakening the Powers of His Democratic Successor

(Reuters) - Outgoing Wisconsin Republican Governor Scott Walker on Friday signed legislation that will weaken the powers of his newly elected Democratic successor, dismissing...

California Could Have a Massive Impact on 2020 Democratic Presidential Race

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - California is determined to force 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls to make some hard choices. The nation’s most populous liberal state has moved...

Chris Christie Withdraws From Consideration for White House Chief of Staff

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, considered one of President Donald Trump’s top candidates for White House chief of staff, abruptly...

Incoming House Dems First Bill Focuses on Political Corruption, Voter Disenfranchisement, & Campaign Finance

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - When the Democrats take over the U.S. House of Representatives in three weeks, their first order of business is expected to...

Rep. Nancy Pelosi Agrees to Step Aside by 2022 to Win Votes for House...

Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) promised to step aside as Democratic leader by 2022 in an agreement with members of her party who objected to...

President Trump & Democrat Leaders Fight Over Border Wall In Oval Office

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump openly fought with the top two Democratic lawmakers at an Oval Office meeting on Tuesday about government...

Adam Schiff Says Trump May Face the ‘Real Prospect of Jail Time’

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) on Sunday said that President Trump might "face the real prospect of jail time" after prosecutors indicated last week that he directed illegal payments during...

Sources Say Treasury Sec. Steven Mnuchin and GOP Representative Mark Meadows Are in Running...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Nick Ayers, Donald Trump’s top choice to be his next chief of staff, is no longer in the running and the...

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly Reportedly Questioned by Mueller in Obstruction Probe,...

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly has been interviewed by Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation team, CNN reports. Kelly responded to questions from special...
Wisconsin governor-elect Tony Evers

Wisconsin GOP Lawmakers Pass Bills to Restrict New Democratic Governor

Wisconsin’s Republican-led legislature on Wednesday passed bills that would strip some powers of the incoming Democratic governor and curb early voting. Tony Evers, the state...
FILE - In this Dec. 15, 2014, file photo, Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick speaks during an interview at his Statehouse office in Boston. Patrick will soon announce that he will not launch a presidential campaign in 2020, multiple sources confirmed Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)

Sources Say Ex-Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick Will Announce that he Will NOT Run for...

Former Democratic Gov. Deval Patrick of Massachusetts will soon announce he won’t launch a 2020 presidential campaign, according to three sources familiar with his...

Michelle Obama Explains Why She Hasn’t Run for President

Former first lady Michelle Obama said she hasn’t run for the Oval Office because her path “has never been politics.” The confession came during a...
Mia Love

Rep. Mia Love Unloads On President Trump and Republican Party for Making Women and...

Having lost her re-election bid, Rep. Mia Love, R-Utah, is unloading on the Republican Party and its leader, chiding President Trump for alienating women...

G20 Summit Backs Reform of World Trade Organization Ahead of Trump-Xi Trade Talks

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - The leaders of the world’s largest economies on Saturday backed an overhaul of the global body that regulates international trade...

Sec. Of State Pompeo Says No Intelligence Directly Links Saudi Crown Prince to Khashoggi...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Saturday he has seen all the intelligence possessed by the United States on...

North Carolina House Race in Limbo After Claims of Voter Fraud

North Carolina’s board of elections on Friday declined to certify Republican Mark Harris’ apparent victory in a U.S. House of Representatives race, calling instead...

Roger Stone Says Trump May Not Run for Re-election

The headline virtually jumps out of the Drudge Report’s homepage: “Roger Stone: Trump may not run for re-election.” To which many observers will say, “Oh,...

Republican US Senator Hyde-Smith Wins Racially Divisive Runoff

Republican U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith has won a divisive Mississippi runoff to remain in office. In Tuesday's race, 59-year-old Hyde-Smith defeated Democrat Mike Espy, a...
Democrat Mike Espy, left, challenges an answer from appointed U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, during their televised debate in Jackson, Miss., Nov. 20, 2018.

In Surprisingly Tight Mississippi Senate Runoff, Democrat Mike Espy Could Make History

Following the special election earlier this month, it looked like Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith -- appointed in March to fill Mississippi's U.S. Senate seat vacated...
In this Aug. 10, 2018, file photo, Rep. John Delaney, D-Md., speaks to fairgoers during a visit to the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, Iowa. The 2018 midterms are barely history, but the next campaign is already in full swing in Iowa, home to the first caucus of the 2020 Democratic presidential nominating campaign. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

Democrats’ Potential 2020 Contenders Already Eyeing Top Staff in Iowa

Andrew Turner was driving Iowa’s Democratic candidate for state auditor back to Des Moines last month when a potential presidential contender called to make...