• By Politico   -   Aug 14, 2018

    TRUMP SAYS OMAROSA LIED ABOUT HIS USE OF N-WORD

    President Donald Trump said on Monday night that he'd never used the N-word and that no tapes existed of him saying other inflammatory...

    Donald Trump
  • By Politico   -   Aug 14, 2018

    THE REAL OMAROSA SCANDAL

    You're not strip-searched when you walk into the Situation Room, the windowless chamber beneath the White House where the most sensitive...

    Boxing
  • By Politico   -   Aug 14, 2018

    TRUMP TRIED TO BAN TOP AIDES FROM PENNING TELL-ALL BOOKS

    Long before Omarosa Manigault Newman lodged explosive claims against her former boss, President Donald Trump's White House foresaw...

    U.S., Donald Trump
  • By Politico   -   Aug 13, 2018

    HOUSE DEMOCRATS SEEK TO INTERVIEW INFLAMMATORY 'ALT-RIGHT' ACTIVIST CHUCK JOHNSON

    Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee have asked to interview Charles Johnson, a controversial self-described "alt-right" activist,...

    Democrats, Election, Republicans
  • By Politico   -   Aug 13, 2018

    BOLTON, TURKISH AMBASSADOR HUDDLE AT WHITE HOUSE AS LIRA CONTINUES DIVE

    National security adviser John Bolton met on Monday with Turkey's ambassador to the U.S., the White House said, as the Turkish lira...

    U.S., Market, Donald Trump
  • By Politico   -   Aug 13, 2018

    TRUMP TOUTS MILITARY BUILDUP AT FORT DRUM BILL SIGNING

    The United States is building up its military might “like we never have before,” President Donald Trump touted on Monday as he put...

    Donald Trump
  • By Politico   -   Aug 13, 2018

    CAN DEMOCRATS COME BACK IN THE MIDWEST?

    Democrats
  • By Politico   -   Aug 13, 2018

    STEYER SINKING $10 MILLION INTO NEW VOTING DRIVE EFFORT

    Democratic billionaire activist Tom Steyer Monday announced he'll invest $10 million in a new national get-out-the-vote campaign aimed...

    Donald Trump, Democrats
  • By Politico   -   Aug 13, 2018

    TRUMP OFFERS WHITE HOUSE STAFFERS DISCOUNTED MERCH FROM HIS GOLF CLUB

    There's an under-the-radar perk being offered to staffers in President Donald Trump's administration - discounts on Trump-branded merchandise...

    Golf, Donald Trump
  • By Politico   -   Aug 13, 2018

    'WHERE'S THE BLUE WAVE?' VOTER DATA SHOW FLORIDA DEMOCRATS AREN'T SURGING

    What blue wave? While it‘s notched four consecutive wins in local bellwether races, Florida's Democratic Party has lost a share of...

    Democrats, Election, Republicans
  • By Politico   -   Aug 13, 2018

    MANAFORT TRIAL DAY 10: TRUMP-ALIGNED BANK CEO INTERVENED FOR MANAFORT, WITNESS SAYS

    A Chicago bank CEO who was seeking a top job in the Trump administration overrode the objections of the bank's president in order to...

    U.S., Election
  • By Politico   -   Aug 13, 2018

    OMAROSA CLAIMS TO HAVE SECRETLY RECORDED JARED AND IVANKA

    She says she's got Javanka on tape, too. Jilted ex-“Apprentice” star and former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman has told...

  • By Politico   -   Aug 13, 2018

    LEAKED POMPEO STATEMENT SHOWS DEBATE OVER 'GENOCIDE' LABEL FOR MYANMAR

    A State Department investigation has found that Myanmar's military exhibited “premeditation and coordination” ahead of a slaughter...

    U.S., Donald Trump
  • By Politico   -   Aug 13, 2018

    CHAMBER WEIGHS IN ON DEMOCRATIC PRIMARY, BACKING GLASSMAN IN CONNECTICUT

    The U.S. Chamber of Commerce endorsed Mary Glassman for Connecticut's 5th congressional district Monday, taking the rare step for the...

    U.S., Democrats
  • By Politico   -   Aug 13, 2018

    POLITICO PLAYBOOK PM: FBI FIRES PETER STRZOK

    “FBI agent Peter Strzok fired over anti-Trump texts,” by WaPo's Matt Zapotosky: “Aitan Goelman, Strzok's lawyer, said FBI Deputy Director...

  • By Politico   -   Aug 13, 2018

    SENIOR U.S. POLITICIAN CALLS FOR TAIWAN'S PRESIDENT TO BE GRANTED TRIP TO WASHINGTON

    This story is being published by POLITICO as part of a content partnership with the South China Morning Post. It originally appeared...

    Travel, Congress, U.S., Donald Trump
  • By Politico   -   Aug 13, 2018

    FBI FIRES PETER STRZOK, AGENT WHO SENT ANTI-TRUMP TEXTS

    Peter Strzok, the FBI counterintelligence agent who came under withering criticism from Republicans for a series of anti-Trump text...

    Republicans, Donald Trump, Congress
  • By Politico   -   Aug 13, 2018

    NEW GROUP OF BLACK EXECS TO SPEND MILLIONS IN MIDTERMS

    A new group of black business executives said Monday that it will spend millions of dollars in the midterm elections backing candidates...

    Election, Democrats
  • By Politico   -   Aug 13, 2018

    GOODLATTE'S SON DONATES TO DEMOCRAT RUNNING TO REPLACE HIM

    A high-ranking Republican lawmaker's son donated the "maximum amount" to a Democrat running to replace his father. Bobby Goodlatte,...

    Republicans, Congress, Democrats, Donald Trump, Running, Election
  • By Politico   -   Aug 13, 2018

    TRUMP-APPOINTED JUDGE UPHOLDS MUELLER'S LEGITIMACY

    A federal judge appointed by President Donald Trump ruled Monday that special counsel Robert Mueller's probe is constitutional and...

    U.S., Finance, Donald Trump