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Why Republicans actually like Maxine Waters

Of Rep. Maxine Waters, Oklahoma Republican Frank Lucas says: “It is possible to negotiate with her and she’ll keep her word. That’s an important thing in Congress.” | Jacquelyn Martin/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on [...]

Trump refugee cuts slows resurgence of cities like Buffalo

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) – When thousands of others fled the struggling Rust Belt city of Buffalo, refugees poured in to fill to void and invigorate the economy. Blighted blocks were tidied up by new arrivals from Iraq. Shops selling Ethiopian [...]

The Midterm View: What does the battleground look like?

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How Do You Solve a Problem Like Hillary?

*/ ]]> In recent months, some reporters who cover the Trump White House have received phone calls from the last person they would expect: Hillary Clinton. The 2016 Democratic nominee has been rethinking her relationship with the press, among [...]

‘We’ve never seen anything like this’: GOP overwhelmed by Democratic cash

NRCC Chairman Steve Stivers has reached out to party leaders, including Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy to try to combat the fundraising disadvantage. | Win McNamee/Getty Images Elections The gush of spending in House races has triggered [...]

For Kavanaugh, path forward could be like Clarence Thomas’

WASHINGTON (AP) – When Clarence Thomas arrived at the Supreme Court in 1991 after a bruising confirmation hearing in which his former employee Anita Hill accused him of sexual harassment, fellow justice Byron White said something that [...]

Loss of Indigenous Works in Brazil Museum Fire Felt ‘Like a New Genocide’

“We didn’t even have money for toilet paper,” said Mr. de Souza, the anthropologist, who has worked at the museum for 38 years. There were a handful of missed opportunities that could have enabled museum personnel to take better [...]

Trump Has No Fear: ‘Makes Nixon Look Like a Cream Puff’

*/ ]]> With special counsel Robert Mueller and his associates quietly and methodically doing their investigatory work, with November’s midterms looking for Republicans like a mixed bag at best, and with Bob Woodward’s new book Fear painting [...]

Biden hits the trail like he’s running

“If I were to run for president, I’d be here a lot,” Joe Biden said at the end of the parade route, standing in front of the United Steelworkers Building in Pittsburgh. | John Minchillo/AP Photo Elections The former vice president [...]

‘We’re going to fight it like hell’

*/ ]]> CHICAGO — Democratic Party officials are on the verge of greenlighting a Bernie Sanders-endorsed plan to weaken the influence of superdelegates in the presidential nominating process. But it won’t be pretty. As Democratic National [...]