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‘This is where we make our stand’: Beto O’Rourke finally looks like a 2020 candidate

Former Texas Congressman Beto O’Rourke has said that he will decide whether to run for president by the end of the month. | Paul Ratje/AFP/Getty Images 2020 Elections With Donald Trump holding a rally in O’Rourke’s [...]

Theresa May Offered Plan B for Brexit. It Looks a Lot Like the Defeated Plan A.

Paradoxically, Mrs. May could get another boost if the votes in Parliament show a big majority against leaving the European Union without a deal. She can then argue to Brexit supporters in Parliament that if they don’t vote for her deal, [...]

‘Feel like I’m going to strangle you’: Shutdown breaks Congress’ spirit

With most members headed home for a long weekend, the partial shutdown is essentially guaranteed to enter into its second month. | M. Scott Mahaskey/Politico Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> A dismal mood has descended [...]

Drum Rolls for Trump’s Speech? More Like Eye Rolls in Mexico

“That’s a chapter you will NOT find in the new Agreement, simply because it does NOT exist,” he wrote on Twitter. In a series of fact-checking tweets about the speech, Arturo Sarukhan, Mexico’s former ambassador to the United [...]

Why Guys Like Mitt Romney Don’t Scare Donald Trump

*/ ]]> He has tried to be reasonable, tried to be patient. But Mitt Romney, with an earnest sigh, says he’s arrived reluctantly at a moment of unavoidable judgment: Donald Trump has bad character. Disrespectful. Divisive. Erratic. Yuck. Story [...]

‘Hunker down like a jackass’: Shutdown could drag on for weeks

President Donald Trump’s standoff with Democratic leaders over the border wall dragged into a third day on Monday, with no hopes on either side of a Christmas deal to break the stalemate. | Andrew Harnik/AP photo government shutdown The [...]

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 [...]