Category: Politics

New migrant caravan waits in Mexico hoping to reach the U.S.

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Federal workers struggle without pay with no end in sight for shutdown

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Presidential hopefuls look at attract voters on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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Government shutdown complicates MLK Day celebrations

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The Fierce Urgency and Intimacy of #MLKNow

Image: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at the Robert Taylor Homes in Chicago. (Getty Images) Xerona Clayton, organizer for the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and personal friend to Martin Luther King Jr., recalled the day she arrived at his Atlanta home to begin his journey to Memphis in 1968. King’s two sons, Martin and Dexter, […]

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Shutdown could soon exceed cost of border wall

The government shutdown — the longest in U.S. history — is estimated in 31 days to have cost the American economy almost as much as the $5.7 billion President Trump has demanded for his proposed southern border wall. Average weekly direct and indirect costs of the partial shutdown, which began Dec. 22, currently add up […]

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George Conway on Giuliani walking back Trump Tower Moscow comments: ‘Translation: I made s— up’

Giuliani on Sunday said that President Trump remembered having conversations about the real estate project with his former attorney, Michael Cohen, “throughout 2016” and “as far as October, November.” But Giuliani issued a statement on Monday saying that his comments on the subject were “hypothetical and not based on conversations I had with the President.”  […]

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Kamala Harris speaks after announcing presidential bid

Harris on how she’ll reach out to voters California Sen. Kamala Harris held her first press conference as a Democratic candidate for president at her alma mater, Howard University in Washington, D.C. The event came after her announcement Monday morning that she is joining the Democratic primary race for president in 2020. “For all voter, we’ve got […]

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