House Freedom Caucus votes to condemn Amash’s impeachment comments

The conservative House Freedom Caucus took an official position condemning Rep. Justin Amash's (R-Mich.) call for impeachment

2020 Dems line up for Maddow primary

The path to the Democratic presidential nomination begins in Iowa and New Hampshire - but these days it also includes a preli

Dem race shows signs it could get nasty

The gloves are beginning to come off in the crowded Democratic race for the White House that so far has resembled more of a t

Pelosi, Schumer call on Mueller to testify after ‘Barr’s regrettably partisan handling’ of report

The top Democratic congressional leaders are calling on special counsel Robert Mueller to testify on Capitol Hill as soon as

There’s a far bigger scandal on campus than parent bribes

A much bigger and wider scandal rages on college campuses these days than rich parents’ bribing schools to admit their kids

‘Saturday Night Live’ mocks Biden over allegations of inappropriate touching

"Saturday Night Live" took aim at allegations of inappropriate touching against former Vice President Joe Biden in its latest

House fails to override Trump veto on border wall

The House failed Tuesday to override the first veto of President Trump's tenure, a vote led by Democrats seeking to uphold a

Five things to watch for as White House readies for Mueller report

Washington is consumed with speculation that the Justice Department will announce the end of special counsel Robert Mueller's

McConnell opens door to changing president’s emergency powers

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) signaled on Tuesday that he is open to changing the president's national emerg

Hillary Clinton says she’s not running in 2020

Hillary Clinton says she's not running for president again."I'm not running," the 2016 Democratic White House nominee told .

Michael Cohen’s perjury problem: Witnesses refute testimony about not wanting White House job

Two lawmakers have asked the Justice Department to investigate Cohen for lying while testifying this week to the Ho

Trump reacts to Smollett charges: ‘What about MAGA’

President Trump is blasting Jussie Smollett, saying the "Empire" actor insulted "tens of millions of people" with his "danger

Senate Dems introduce bill to prevent Trump from using disaster funds to build wall

A group of Senate Democrats, including several 2020 contenders, have introduced legislation that would prevent President Trum

The verdict is in: Trump’s tariffs are working ‘bigly’

The net result of the tariffs is that the U.S. economy is better off.

Northam clings to power, but grip appears tenuous

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D) held an increasingly tenuous grip on his office Monday amid nearly unanimous calls for his re

Schumer aide dismissed last year over ‘inappropriate encounters’

Sen. Charles Schumer's (D-N.Y.) longtime communications director Matt House was pushed out late last year after it was r

Warren stakes out 2020 ground with wealth-tax proposal

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) is making a big move on taxes as she seeks to stand out in a crowded Democratic presidential

Trump rejects Graham’s call to reopen government

President Trump on Monday said he is standing by his demand for border-wall funding, dismissing calls from one of his top Rep

Schumer, Pelosi televised response becomes meme on social media

Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) appeared on television Tuesday nigh

Elizabeth Warren’s gift to Donald Trump

She is an elitist of the first order. She goes forth into battle with the absolute confidence that, because she and her follo

The Top Ten Democrats for 2020

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) fired the starting pistol for the 2020 presidential race on Monday when she announced she was

Key players in new fight over Trump tax returns

House Democrats see getting President Trump's tax returns as one of their top oversight priorities - and they are bracing for

McCaskill on Ocasio-Cortez: ‘I’m a little confused why she’s the thing’

Outgoing Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill (Mo.) says that she is "a little confused" by the rapid rise of incoming Rep. Alex

Trump: ‘Mexico is paying for the wall’ through savings in new trade deal

President Trump on Thursday tweeted that "Mexico is paying for the wall" through savings to the U.S. in new trade deal kno

GOP fights piling up for McConnell

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) has a difficult two weeks ahead of him as he tries to navigate disputes within