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Politico
Sep 24, 2018

POLITICO Playbook: Big open questions to start this crazy week
And a new allegation roils the Brett Kavanaugh confirmation fight again.

Politico
Sep 24, 2018

Enter the Playbook election challenge
Compete against the nation's top political minds by picking the winners of competitive House, Senate and gubernatorial races.

Politico
Sep 24, 2018

Will Democrats Regret Weaponizing the Judiciary?
Using the court system to stymie a president has backfired before.

Politico
Sep 24, 2018

China Fills a Trump-Sized Vacuum at the U.N.
As Washington pulls back from Turtle Bay, Beijing is gaining power and influence.

Politico
Sep 24, 2018

Women's caucus rebels against Pelosi's grip
A battle is underway for control of a group of House Democratic women as it tries to assert itself against President Donald Trump.

Politico
Sep 24, 2018

UNF poll: Gillum edging DeSantis, Nelson and Scott tied


Politico
Sep 24, 2018

Trump's trade wars start biting GOP ahead of midterms
With fresh U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods taking effect Monday, company reports and prominent sentiment gauges are flashing early warnings for the economy.

Politico
Sep 24, 2018

Actor James Woods bashes Twitter for booting him


Politico
Sep 23, 2018

'When they go low, we kick 'em in the nuts'
When it comes to beating Donald Trump in 2020, Democrats aren't buying Michelle Obama's battle cry anymore.

Politico
Sep 23, 2018

Kavanaugh confirmation in renewed peril after second assault claim
In a statement the nominee made to The New Yorker and released by the White House, he called the allegation a ‘smear' that ‘did not happen.'

Politico
Sep 23, 2018

Second woman alleges assault by Kavanaugh


Politico
Sep 23, 2018

Kushner's mission improbable: Winning over wealthy Trump skeptics
The president's son-in-law, once a member of New York City high society, has quietly taken on the role of ambassador to the GOP's moneyed set.

Politico
Sep 23, 2018

Top #MeToo lawmakers donate to colleague accused of harassment


Politico
Sep 23, 2018

House GOP rushes to adjourn by Friday
Republican lawmakers want to be home campaigning for an increasingly challenging midterm, but Trump could be a wild card in their plans.

Politico
Sep 23, 2018

Ed Whelan taking 'leave of absence' after posting Kavanaugh theory


Politico
Sep 23, 2018

Bolton returns to a U.N. he made a career of blasting
Trump's national security adviser once infamously suggested that if the U.N. tower ‘lost 10 stories, it wouldn't make a bit of difference.'

Politico
Sep 23, 2018

Foreign policy bigwigs: Trump risking war with Iran


Politico
Sep 23, 2018

Kavanaugh accuser agrees to testify before Senate panel
Christine Blasey Ford will appear Thursday, her lawyers said, but some details are unresolved, including who will question her.

Politico
Sep 23, 2018

Haley: U.S. not to blame for terror attack in Iran


Politico
Sep 23, 2018

Durbin: ‘No reason' that others would remember night of alleged assault


Politico
Sep 23, 2018

Gun reform groups ramp up midterm efforts


Politico
Sep 23, 2018

Hirono: 'I believe' Kavanaugh accuser


Politico
Sep 23, 2018

Pompeo suggests ambivalent Trump officials ‘find something else to do'


Politico
Sep 23, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn: It's ‘offensive' to call me anti-Semitic


Politico
Sep 23, 2018

Graham: Ford's testimony won't change my vote


Politico
Sep 23, 2018

Who wins 2018? Predictions for every House & Senate election


Politico
Sep 23, 2018

Pompeo: U.S. may hold Russia accountable for chemical weapons in Syria


Politico
Sep 23, 2018

Steve Bannon: Italian experiment ‘will change global politics'


Politico
Sep 23, 2018

Iran blames U.S. after attack on military parade


Politico
Sep 23, 2018

The Culture War That Was Fought in the Sky
In 1928, women helped decide the presidential election, but they wanted more than just the vote. They wanted to do everything a man could do. Even fly the Atlantic.

Politico
Sep 23, 2018

I Rewatched Anita Hill's Testimony. So Much Has Changed. So Much Hasn't.
Decades later—even after #MeToo—we are seeing again why it's so hard for women to come forward.

Politico
Sep 23, 2018

Democrats run on pre-existing conditions — their own
Candidates share family stories to show support for Obamacare patient protections.

Politico
Sep 23, 2018

Republicans boot their headaches until after midterms
But if the House or Senate flip, Washington won't be focused on the GOP agenda.

Politico
Sep 22, 2018

6 siblings of Arizona congressman urge voters to boot him from office


Politico
Sep 22, 2018

Six siblings of Arizona congressman urge voters to boot him from office


Politico
Sep 22, 2018

Woman denies attending party where alleged Kavanaugh assault occurred


Politico
Sep 22, 2018

Immigrants may be denied green cards if they've received benefits
The regulation could force millions of low-income families to choose between government assistance and permanent settlement in the U.S.

Politico
Sep 22, 2018

Immigrants may be denied green cards if they've received welfare
The regulation could force millions of low-income families to choose between government assistance and permanent settlement in the U.S.

Politico
Sep 22, 2018

Pompeo rips Russia: 'They have not proven helpful'


Politico
Sep 22, 2018

Trumpworld divided on Rosenstein — not whether to fire him, but when
The disagreement between his advisers in the West Wing and those on Fox News aren't about whether he should, but about timing and stated justification.

Politico
Sep 22, 2018

Senate Judiciary Committee tentatively agrees to Thursday hearing with Kavanaugh accuser
Details remain, but Christine Blasey Ford has accepted a deal to testify on her allegation that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her in high school.

Politico
Sep 22, 2018

Kavanaugh accuser accepts Senate Judiciary Committee's request to testify


Politico
Sep 22, 2018

Rosenstein's Hill tormentors surprisingly cautious after bombshell report
Some Republicans fear it would only help Democrats in the midterms if he's fired now.

Politico
Sep 22, 2018

GOP aide working on Kavanaugh confirmation resigns amid past harassment claim


Politico
Sep 22, 2018

GOP aide working on Kavanaugh resigns amid past harassment claim


Politico
Sep 22, 2018

Hold-your-breath Saturday


Politico
Sep 22, 2018

Week 70: Rosenstein's ‘Wire' Talk Has Become His Noose
Internal discussions about secretly recording Trump are almost certain to lead to his ouster.

Politico
Sep 22, 2018

Republicans cast opioid bill as their health care achievement
GOP incumbents in Kentucky, Michigan, New York and Pennsylvania have run advertising recently focused on their efforts to bolster access to treatment.

Politico
Sep 21, 2018

FEMA chief to reimburse government for personal use of federal vehicles
POLITICO first reported last week that an IG investigation had been opened into Long's use of government Suburbans for routine weekend travel to his home in North Carolina.

Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Cruz, O'Rourke clash in raucous Texas Senate debate
Their first face-to-face showdown featured disagreements on everything from guns and taxes to Donald Trump.

Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Ed Whelan's Troubles Might Be Just Beginning
He's playing a dangerous game with the law.

Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Judge rules Ross can be deposed over Census citizenship question


Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Conservatives claim media, Dems ignoring allegations against Ellison
After some early stories, Democratic lawmaker has lately received relatively little mainstream national coverage.

Politico
Sep 21, 2018

PR firm helped Whelan stoke half-baked Kavanaugh alibi
CRC Public Relations, a powerhouse conservative firm, guided Ed Whelan on a bad Twitter adventure.

Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Hill leaders consider $1.5 billion in aid to Carolinas


Politico
Sep 21, 2018

DOJ's Rosenstein, allies deny he considered secretly recording Trump


Politico
Sep 21, 2018

POLITICO Race Ratings: GOP grip on House continues to slip
7 GOP-held seats move toward Democrats.

Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Collins 'appalled' by Trump's attack on Kavanaugh accuser


Politico
Sep 21, 2018

O'Rourke raised over $9M online in August


Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Court grapples with case that could impact release of Mueller report
The case could close off some options Mueller may have to release a public report or to transmit one to Congress.

Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Scoop: Ben and Jerry jump into battle for the House


Politico
Sep 21, 2018

'The president had to step in': White House shifts strategy on Kavanaugh defense
Trump set off a renewed firestorm with his direct challenge to the woman who accused his Supreme Court nominee of a high school sexual assault

Politico
Sep 21, 2018

POLITICO Playbook PM: Georgetown Prep responds
And the midterms' first early voting begins in Minnesota and South Dakota.

Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Trump ditches plans to quickly release Russia probe documents


Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Trump slows release of Russia investigation documents


Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Trump slows release of Russia probe documents


Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Kellyanne Conway: Don't conflate the #MeToo movement and Kavanaugh allegations


Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Kavanaugh accuser says GOP trying to ‘bully' her
Her attorneys are seeking an extension of an 'arbitrary' GOP deadline.

Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Grassley extends deadline on Kavanaugh accuser's decision to testify
Attorneys for Christine Blasey Ford appeared to secure more time to respond to Republicans amid Supreme Court confirmation fight.

Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Grassley issues ultimatum to Ford: Testify or we vote
The Senate Judiciary Chairman says if he doesn't hear back by 10 p.m. Friday, the committee will vote on Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination on Monday.

Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Trump uncorks on Kavanaugh accuser
The president's attacks are upending the Supreme Court nominee's confirmation.

Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Trump: Kavanaugh accuser should have filed charges if assault 'was as bad as she says'


Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Senate GOP makes counteroffer to Kavanaugh accuser with Friday deadline
Republicans are giving her until the end of the day to work out testimony details.

Politico
Sep 21, 2018

‘Trump won't back down': U.S. president plans to make trade war unbearable for China and bigger than ever, Steve Bannon says
In an exclusive interview, the former White House chief strategist says Beijing was caught off guard by the magnitude of the plan he hatched with Trump

Politico
Sep 21, 2018

‘Trump won't back down': US president plans to make trade war unbearable for China and bigger than ever, Steve Bannon says
In an exclusive interview, the former White House chief strategist says Beijing was caught off guard by the magnitude of the plan he hatched with Trump

Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Biden: Kavanaugh accuser 'should not have to go through what Anita Hill went through'


Politico
Sep 21, 2018

POLITICO Playbook: The case for Trump to shut down the government
And the latest on Christine Blasey Ford testifying.

Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Kent Sorenson Was a Tea Party Hero. Then He Lost Everything.


Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Democrats promise to investigate Zinke if House flips
Lawmakers hoping to take control of key committees are pushing for probes of the Interior Department.

Politico
Sep 21, 2018

The nation's cartoonists on the week in politics
Every week political cartoonists throughout the country and across the political spectrum apply their ink-stained skills to capture the foibles, memes, hypocrisies and other head-slapping events in the world of politics. The fruits of these labors are hundreds of cartoons that entertain and enrage readers of all political stripes. Here's an offering of the best of this week's crop, picked fresh off the Toonosphere. Edited by Matt Wuerker.

Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Dems break open GOP hold on Midwest governorships
The Republican Governors Association has cut its ad buys in Minnesota and in Michigan, the site of a stunning Trump win in 2016.

Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Steyer targets competitive House districts in new round of TV ads


Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Behind the scenes as the Kavanaugh nomination hit the rocks


Politico
Sep 21, 2018

How Trump got talked out of hitting back at Christine Blasey Ford


Politico
Sep 21, 2018

Biden confronts the ghost of Anita Hill
‘It's not going to be something he can charm out of. I think in 2018, you can't just smile it away,' said one Democrat.

Politico
Sep 20, 2018

Bill Maher gives $1 million to Senate Democratic super PAC


Politico
Sep 20, 2018

Bill Maher gives $2 million to House and Senate Democratic super PACs


Politico
Sep 20, 2018

Mystery super PAC that attacked McSally was funded by Senate Democrats


Politico
Sep 20, 2018

Trump on Kavanaugh accusations: 'Why didn't somebody call the FBI 36 years ago?'


Politico
Sep 20, 2018

NSA curbs spying after security breach
Feds ask for eight-year sentence for ex-NSA computer engineer who worked in unit targeting foreign computers.

Politico
Sep 20, 2018

NSA: Security breaches of hacking tools curtailed snooping
Feds ask for eight-year sentence for ex-NSA computer engineer who worked in unit targeting foreign computers.

Politico
Sep 20, 2018

Post-election House Dems could quiz Trump Jr., Hicks and others on Russia
Reopening investigations into the 2016 election would thrill liberal voters but could involve political risk, and showdowns with key Trump associates.

Politico
Sep 20, 2018

Democratic wave could reboot Hill's Trump-Russia probes
Reopening investigations into the 2016 election would thrill liberal voters but could involve political risk, and showdowns with key Trump associates.

Politico
Sep 20, 2018

White House plows ahead with Kavanaugh prep as Ford weighs testifying


Politico
Sep 20, 2018

Attacks on Feinstein backfire on California challenger
After Democrat Kevin de León ripped the senator for her handling of a sexual assault allegation against Brett Kavanaugh, the party establishment pushed back hard.

Politico
Sep 20, 2018

How the U.S. Senate Became a Campus Kangaroo Court


Politico
Sep 20, 2018

Dems: We'll probe Kavanaugh allegations if we win in November


Politico
Sep 20, 2018

U.S. blacklists Russian entities tied to election meddling
The Treasury Department also sanctioned a Chinese entity for buying blacklisted Russian arms.

Politico
Sep 20, 2018

South Carolina lawmaker jokes about sexual assault amid Kavanaugh allegations


Politico
Sep 20, 2018

Kavanaugh accuser leans on Democratic operative for advice
She is looking to Ricki Seidman, a veteran of Obama and Clinton worlds, to help her navigate a potential hearing.

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