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Pelosi tells Dems she’ll reject highly classified briefing on Mueller findings

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi said it was her belief that the findings of the report should be unclassified, a consistent theme from Democrats. | Drew Angerer/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Speaker Nancy [...]

2020 Dems warm to expanding Supreme Court

The GOP has confirmed two relatively young Supreme Court justices, Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh, and stocked the lower benches with judges who could serve for decades. | Doug Mills/The New York Times via AP 2020 Elections A series [...]

Dems: At least 30 illegal immigrants employed by Trump Organization

Hispanic Democrats in Congress said Friday they want the FBI and Homeland Security’s inspector general to probe the Trump Organization’s employment of illegal immigrants. A number of current or former unauthorized workers have come forward [...]

House Dems to test Wilbur Ross’ ‘survivor’ status

Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross will appear before the House Oversight Committee about his decision to add a question about citizenship to the U.S. Census. | Win McNamee/Getty Images congress Some Democrats expect an apology on Thursday [...]

Trump and Dems destroy GOP effort to escape national emergency bind

Senate Minority Leader Sen. Chuck Schumer implored the Senate GOP on Wednesday morning to vote with Senate Democrats to disapprove of the president’s national emergency declaration. | AP Photo/Andrew Harnik Congress The president [...]

In Dems’ ‘Medicare for All’ battle cry, GOP sees ’20 weapon

WASHINGTON (AP) – Many Democratic presidential candidates and lawmakers are rallying behind “Medicare for All” proposals to expand government-provided health care. Republicans preparing for next year’s congressional races also like [...]

2020 Dems criss-cross nation building early black support

Sen. Kamala Harris met with leaders from historically black colleges and universities in February. Harris and Sen. Cory Booker have done the most work to connect to black communities, but other Democratic candidates have been trying to [...]

Dems look to move past Omar turmoil with speedy vote

Rep. Ilhan Omar sits with fellow Democrats on the House Education and Labor Committee during a bill markup, on Capitol Hill in Washington on Wednesday. | AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite Congress The House will vote on a resolution condemning [...]

GOP strategy on Omar: Let Dems struggle on their own

“I would like to see what the Democrats are going to do,” Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy said on Wednesday on controversy over Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar. “We’ve already led on this issue.” | AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite Share [...]

‘It gets real personal, real fast’: Dems fear targeting Trump kids could backfire

Democrats are concerned that the appearance of going after Donald Trump’s children could elicit sympathy for a president who has attacked their investigations. | Tasos Katopodis/AFP/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ [...]