Mueller to testify, Schiff and Nadler say
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Mueller to testify, Schiff and Nadler say

Former special counsel Robert Mueller agreed to testify after being served a subpoena. | Alex Wong/Getty Images legal Dems secure testimony from ‘reluctant’ Mueller The special counsel’s public…

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Progressive groups push 2020 Dems to decriminalize border crossings, defund ICE
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Progressive groups push 2020 Dems to decriminalize border crossings, defund ICE

Protestors hold a demonstration against Customs and Border Patrol funding in the Russell Senate Office Building Rotunda. | Tom Brenner/Getty Images 2020 elections Progressive groups push 2020 Dems…

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Beleaguered refugee office girds for another wave of migrant children
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Beleaguered refugee office girds for another wave of migrant children

A surge in migrants crossing the southern border has swamped the Office of Refugee Resettlement and strained Border Patrol resources. | Joe Raedle/Getty Images immigration ‘Kids are really…

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Democrats try out their Spanish on TV as they court Latino voters
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Democrats try out their Spanish on TV as they court Latino voters

Democratic presidential candidates, including Kamala Harris, are appearing on more Spanish-language media networks. | Scott Olson/Getty Images 2020 Elections Democrats try out their Spanish on TV as they…

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‘I believe the president’: GOP stands by Trump on sexual assault allegation
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‘I believe the president’: GOP stands by Trump on sexual assault allegation

Writer E. Jean Carroll accused President Donald Trump of sexually assaulting her in a department store in the mid-1990s. | Craig Ruttle/AP Photo congress 'I believe the president':…

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Attack Biden on debate stage? Dem rivals once kissed the ring
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Attack Biden on debate stage? Dem rivals once kissed the ring

There is a way for Democrats to get around the fact that they’ve been highly complimentary to Joe Biden in the past and that’s by not taking him…

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Chaos erupts in Pennsylvania Republican Party after racy texts scandal
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Chaos erupts in Pennsylvania Republican Party after racy texts scandal

Val DiGiorgio, chairman of Pennsylvania's Republican Party, is stepping down after he exchanged sexually charged text messages with a Philadelphia city council candidate. | Ed Hille/The Philadelphia Inquirer…

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Trump’s border protection chief to resign
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Trump’s border protection chief to resign

Acting Customs and Border Protection Commissioner John Sanders will resign effective July 5. | Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images Immigration Trump's border protection chief to resign By QUINT FORGEY and…

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Melania Trump’s senior aide to replace Sarah Sanders
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Melania Trump’s senior aide to replace Sarah Sanders

Stephanie Grisham has been a leading candidate as press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders' replacement. | Jacquelyn Martin/AP Photo White House Melania Trump's senior aide to replace Sarah Sanders…

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Prosecutors: Rep. Duncan Hunter used campaign funds to pursue affairs
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Prosecutors: Rep. Duncan Hunter used campaign funds to pursue affairs

Rep. Duncan Hunter’s wife has pleaded guilty and agreed earlier this month to cooperate with prosecutors. | Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images Legal Prosecutors: Rep. Duncan Hunter used campaign funds…

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Dear Democrats, Here’s How to Guarantee Trump’s Reelection
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Dear Democrats, Here’s How to Guarantee Trump’s Reelection

Alex Brandon/AP Photo 2020 Dear Democrats, Here’s How to Guarantee Trump’s Reelection You’ve got a historically unpopular opponent in the White House, but there are nearly a dozen…

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More Dems grow ready to block defense bill absent Iran debate
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More Dems grow ready to block defense bill absent Iran debate

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer has called to delay consideration of the measure. | Andrew Harnik/AP Photo congress More Dems grow ready to block defense bill absent Iran…

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Mueller could face two subpoenas to testify before Congress
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Mueller could face two subpoenas to testify before Congress

Democrats want former special counsel Robert Mueller’s entire testimony to be in front of the cameras. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Legal Mueller could face two subpoenas to testify…

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Pelosi: Border package will pass despite liberal grumbling
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Pelosi: Border package will pass despite liberal grumbling

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other top Democrats stressed the importance of passing their emergency funding package before lawmakers leave town for the weeklong recess. | Mark Wilson/Getty…

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Trump threatens ‘great and overwhelming force’ against Iran
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Trump threatens ‘great and overwhelming force’ against Iran

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani slammed the latest economic penalties in a televised address Tuesday, calling them “outrageous and idiotic,” | Spencer Platt/Getty Images Foreign Policy Trump threatens 'great…

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The 2008 Class that Explains Elizabeth Warren’s Style
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The 2008 Class that Explains Elizabeth Warren’s Style

Michael Kruse is a senior staff writer for Politico. In the middle of the volatile fall of 2008, with foreclosures skyrocketing and companies failing and unemployment spiking and…

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Trump tiring of Mulvaney
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Trump tiring of Mulvaney

Acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney has been increasingly the subject of President Donald Trump's irritation, revealing a slow deterioration of their relationship. | Win McNamee/Getty…

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Mike Pompeo’s dilemma: Stick with Trump or bet on his own future
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Mike Pompeo’s dilemma: Stick with Trump or bet on his own future

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has turned down the idea of running for Senate, but many of those closest to him say it's very much still an option.…

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Democrats fear ‘circular firing squad’ at debates
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Democrats fear ‘circular firing squad’ at debates

Several Democrats stressed that they're fine with the candidates debating policy, as long as it doesn't go further than that. | Mark Ralston-Pool/Getty Images 2020 Elections Democratic bigwigs…

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Biden tries on a new nickname: Teflon Joe
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Biden tries on a new nickname: Teflon Joe

Former Vice President Joe Biden has repeatedly come under fire for comments and acts that have been derided as dated, but he maintains steady in the polls. |…

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Congress flails after Trump’s deportation ultimatum
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Congress flails after Trump’s deportation ultimatum

Central American migrants wait on the top of a parked train during their journey toward the U.S.-Mexico border in Ixtepec, Oaxaca state, Mexico. | Moises Castillo/AP Photo Congress…

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