Politics

Democrat fired from state party post for saying he was 'glad' Scalise was shot

A member of the Nebraska Democratic Party was fired Thursday morning after an audio recording of him surfaced on YouTube saying he was "glad" House Majority Whip Steve Scalise was shot at a congressional baseball game...

‘Do you have a pulse?’: Couple accidentally streamed heroin overdose on Facebook Live [GRAPHIC]

Warning: this story contains video you might find disturbing. BOSTON – A Facebook Live video from Dorchester shows a couple in a car shooting up and the life and death struggle that follows. Watch the video Posted on Wednesday...

Koch aides voice growing optimism for Trump moves

Koch and the hundreds of donors in his network kicked off a three-day retreat at a luxury Rocky Mountain resort to strategize about coming policy fights and plot their moves for the 2018 midterm elections.         

Commentary: Why the Senate’s health care bill would throw gasoline on the Obamacare fire

On Thursday, Senate Republicans released their plan to replace the Affordable Care Act, titled the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017. Mostly crafted behind closed…

Fernandez Back in Argentine Politics as She Runs for Senate

Former President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner said she will run for the Argentine senate, TN reported, reviving her political career and setting the stage for a messier dispute for control of the congress in South America’s...

Cuomo launching voter registration push at Pride March

Cuomo and the state Democratic Party are set to kick off a summer-long statewide voter registration drive Sunday at the Pride March.

Nevada Senator Opposes Healthcare Bill, Now The 5th Republican

The healthcare bill that would repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act could be in trouble now that a handful of Senate Republicans said they won’t support the current form of the bill.

Now in Washington, Melania Trump still no social butterfly

WASHINGTON — Two weeks into her new life as a full-time Washingtonian, Melania Trump is staying true to her reputation as more homebody than social butterfly.Not that she hasn't been busy fulfilling her duties as first lady...

Trump: Did the Obama administration 'want to hurt Hillary?'

The president seems to be trying to figure out why Obama waited to react to Russian interference.

Bill Clinton: 'The water is going to keep rising’ whether US stays in Paris or not

Former President Bill Clinton on Saturday offered advice to U.S. mayors who plan to honor the Paris climate accords in the wake of President Trump’s decision to pull the U.S. out of the agreement.“You can get out of it or in it...

Donald Trump faulting Obama in Russia's meddling in 2016 election

Trump appeared to be referring to a Washington Post story about the Obama administration's attempts to address Russia's influence attempts.

How does Senate health care bill differ from House version?

American Health Policy Institute President Tevi Troy breaks down the draft

5 GOP Senators Oppose Health Bill — Enough To Sink It

Nevada Republican Dean Heller became the fifth GOP senator to declare his opposition to the party's banner legislation to scuttle much of Barack Obama's health care overhaul on Friday, more than enough to sink the...

Loretta Lynch Is Getting Dragged into Hillary’s E-mail Nightmare

The Senate is officially investigating whether the former attorney general promised to go easy on Clinton.

Watch: Huckabee slams Chuck Schumer, Hillary Clinton for ‘childish’ attack on GOP health care bill

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee (R) heavily criticized Hillary Clinton and Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.), the Senate minority leader, for their dramatic attacks on the Republican…