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NY Times editor slammed for tweet questioning whether Omar, Tlaib are ‘from the Midwest’

New York Times editor Jonathan Weisman received blowback Wednesday after doubting whether Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar were from the Midwest. Mr. Weisman responded to a tweet by Justice Democrats spokesperson Waleed Shahid, who used Ms. [...]

‘Do not tweet’: Pelosi scolds progressives in closed-door meeting

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi talks to reporters following a weekly Democrat caucus meeting Wednesday on Capitol Hill. | M. Scott Mahaskey/POLITICO Congress The House speaker urged liberal Democrats not to criticize their centrist colleagues [...]

Trump Opens Tokyo Visit With a Tweet Sure to Unnerve the Japanese

TOKYO — President Trump kicked off the first full day of a state visit to Japan on Sunday by playing down North Korea’s recent tests of short-range ballistic missiles, undercutting declarations by both Prime Minister Shinzo Abe [...]

Laurence Tribe, Harvard Law professor, deletes Donald Trump-Adolf Hitler comparison tweet

A Harvard Law School professor has taken down a tweet in which he compared President Trump and Adolf Hitler while insisting he wasn’t comparing Mr. Trump and the Nazi German dictator. Laurence Tribe retweeted Monday a comparison of Mr. Trump [...]

Surprised advisers downplay Trump’s tweet about Mueller testimony

President Donald Trump on Sunday tweeted, “Bob Mueller should not testify,” but his White House is presenting a different message. | Alex Brandon/AP Photo White House But legal experts say a White House effort to block the special [...]

Pelosi: Capitol Police working to ‘safeguard’ Omar after Trump 9/11 tweet

Rep. Ilhan Omar, a Somali-American and one of the first two Muslim women elected to Congress, has become a center of national controversy over comments that have been condemned as anti-Semitic. | J. Scott Applewhite/AP File Photo Share [...]

Hillary Clinton ‘Mean Girls’ meme tweet targets Donald Trump

From presidential debates to subtweeting. After President Trump “lamented” Tuesday not getting a rematch with defeated 2016 Democrat Hillary Clinton, the first lady was back on Twitter herself. She posted a GIF of actress Rachel McAdams [...]

Top House Dems condemn Omar tweet as anti-Semitic

Rep. Ilhan Omar suggested in a tweet Sunday night that Republican support for Israel is fueled by campaign donations from pro-Israel groups like AIPAC. | Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images Congress Democrats moved quickly after the freshman [...]

‘Oh, no’: The day Trump learned to tweet

Donald Trump and Justin McConney, then Trump’s social media manger, at Facebook’s New York headquarters in May 2015, just a month before Trump announced his presidential campaign. | Courtesy of Justin McConney White House Trump’s [...]

Fire-besieged California hits back at Trump over blame tweet

Krystin Harvey (left) comforts her daughter, Araya Cipollini, at the remains of their home burned in the Camp fire on Saturday in Paradise, Calif. | John Locher/AP Photo California The state is seeking a ‘major disaster declaration’ [...]