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Democratic insiders: Bernie could win the nomination

*/ ]]> Suddenly, Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign is being taken seriously. For months the Vermont senator was written off by Democratic Party insiders as a candidate with a committed but ultimately narrow base who was too far left [...]

The insider’s guide to the impeachment hearings

*/ ]]> When millions of Americans tune in to the House’s impeachment hearings, it won’t be what they regularly see on C-SPAN. The hearings alone are a historic moment; only three presidents have been subject to an impeachment inquiry [...]

We asked 100 New Hampshire insiders about the Democratic field. Here’s who they favor.

Sen. Elizabeth Warren speaks during the New Hampshire Democratic Party Convention on Saturday. | Scott Eisen/Getty Images 2020 elections The 1,280 most influential Democrats in the state hosted 19 presidential hopefuls on Saturday for [...]

Trade insiders say Trump’s botching chances of a China deal

President Donald Trump, left, shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G-20 summit. Trump’s campaign of maximum pressure has manifested in a tit-for-tat tariff war with China that has left global markets reeling. | Susan [...]

The Insiders’ Guide To the Mueller Report

Darren Samuelsohn is a senior White House reporter for POLITICO. */ ]]> The 400-page Mueller report, expected to land this week, is the most anticipated political read since Ken Starr, Monica Lewinsky and the stained blue dress—and [...]
Kelly trades West Wing neophytes for Washington insiders
President Donald Trump’s chief of staff John Kelly is tightening his grip on the West Wing, thinning staff he considers extraneous while bringing in new blood to professionalize a White House that has suffered from internal turmoil. For [...]
With the help of industry insiders and lobbyists, Scott Pruitt is rapidly changing the EPA
Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt has only held the job for four months, but he has already made regulatory rollback’s “larger in scope than any other over so short a time in the agency’s 47-year history,” [...]

Trump insiders head for big K Street paydays

A growing number of Donald Trump’s allies are rushing straight to K Street to cash in, despite the president-elect’s pledge to restrain the industry, and their prized connections could draw huge paydays. Legitimate ties to Trump and his [...]

Insiders: Trump Team Dangled Ambassadorships to Lure A-List Inauguration Singers

President-elect Donald Trump’s team is struggling so hard to book A-list performers for his inaugural festivities that it offered ambassadorships to at least two talent bookers if they could deliver marquee names, the bookers told TheWrap. The [...]

Orange Mutant Crushes Invisible Hand’s Finger. Corporate Neoliberal Insiders Angry.

Kenyan Marxist Communist Mooslim Tyrannical King Obama Bows to Corporate Oligarchs. Tells Working Class to Accept Reality and Enjoy the Freedom to Fail on their Own. Neoliberals Already Looking for the Next HillaryBama 2.0 How the Democrats [...]