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Ayanna Pressley, Democrat-elect, says party at a crossroads: ‘Are we really who we say we are?’

Democratic Rep.-elect Ayanna Pressley gave some tough love to her party during a speech to its biggest donors Tuesday, according to audio reviewed by BuzzFeed News. Ms. Pressley, who defeated 10-term incumbent Democratic Rep. Michael Capuano [...]

Britain’s Theresa May Faces Leadership Vote in Her Conservative Party

LONDON — Britain’s beleaguered prime minister, Theresa May, will face a no-confidence vote on Wednesday within her own Conservative Party, as lawmakers upset with her handling of Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union seek [...]

Modi’s Party Is Trounced in India’s ‘Semifinal’ Elections

NEW DELHI — Is India’s prime minister, Narendra Modi, in trouble? With his white beard and booming speeches (and supposedly 56-inch chest), Mr. Modi swept into power four years ago by promoting a populist brand of politics that [...]

New Mexico Republican Party votes on new leadership

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) – The New Mexico Republican Party is deciding on a new chairman after a long list of losses in the midterm election in November. The GOP’s state central committee was scheduled to meet Saturday in Albuquerque [...]

The Saturday Profile: The ‘It’ ’80s Party Girl Is Now a Defender of the Catholic Faith

Princess Gloria speaks from experience. Despite being raised a Catholic who spent summers with her grand aunt, a Benedictine nun, in the Black Forest, as a young woman she was less than serious about religion. At 19, the young aristocrat [...]

California governor-elect seeks party chair’s resignation

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – Governor-elect Gavin Newsom is calling for embattled California Democratic Party Chairman Eric Bauman to resign amid sexual misconduct allegations. The incoming Democratic governor said in a statement Thursday [...]

Taiwan’s President Quits as Party Chief After Stinging Losses in Local Races

TAIPEI, Taiwan — The president of Taiwan resigned as leader of her party Saturday night after it suffered stunning local election defeats to the opposition Kuomintang, which favors closer ties with China. The island nation’s political [...]

The Latest: Former Macedonian PM wrong to flee, party says

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) – The Latest on the former prime minister who fled Macedonia (all times local): 5:55 p.m. Hungary’s opposition parties are calling on the Hungarian government to arrest and quickly extradite the fugitive former [...]

Max Boot on what the hell happened to the Republican party

Never-Trumper, and former-Republican, Max Boot talks to us about his important new book, “The Corrosion of Conservatism: Why I Left the Right.” Max, a former conservative Republican who is now pro-choice, pro-LGBT, pro-environment, pro-immigration, [...]

Gunmen shoot and kill 2 Kashmir activists of pro-India party

SRINAGAR, India (AP) – Police say suspected rebels have shot and killed two activists affiliated with a pro-India Kashmiri political group in the main city of disputed Kashmir. Police say the shootings outside a meat shop in Srinagar [...]