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Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Britain takes another Brexit baby step
Prime Minister Boris Johnson got a vote of support from Parliament, which then insisted the deal with the EU be delayed.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Steve Bannon launches radio show and podcast on impeachment
President Donald Trump's former chief strategist says the format "is going to get very granular."

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Trump pledged to prevent atrocities. Now he may face one on his watch.
The end of Trump's cease-fire with Turkey is putting officials on watch for mass killings in northeast Syria as U.S. troops exit.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Donor who gave $900K to Trump inaugural to plead guilty to illegal contributions


Politico
Oct 22, 2019

This is what a G-7 site search usually looks like
Officials from past administrations say it will have to balance messaging, logistics, security, infrastructure — and the president's own demands.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Sanders launches first ad touting AOC endorsement
The 30-second digital spot features a popular line from Sanders' speech at the rally and images of the huge crowd.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Indicted Giuliani associate Igor Fruman taps Manafort attorney
Todd Blanche is expected to represent Fruman, who is scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday in New York.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

How To Trick Trump Into Telling the Truth
Stop punishing the president for lying. Start rewarding him for honesty instead.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

‘No. I do not think Trump's policies will make America stronger'
How Jim Mattis, "iced out" and blindsided by Trump, finally concluded the president was weakening the nation.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

‘The White House is not to be trusted right now'
How Jim Mattis, "iced out" and blindsided by Trump, finally concluded the president was weakening the nation.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Author of anonymous NYTimes op-ed to release tell-all book
The identity of the author — previously described as a Trump administration official — is expected to remain secret.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Defense chief steps aside from reviewing $10B cloud contract
Esper made the decision "out of an abundance of caution" because of his son's employment with one of the original companies competing for the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Blow for Boris Johnson as MPs reject his Brexit timetable


Politico
Oct 22, 2019

McConnell contradicts Trump: We've never spoken about Zelensky call
"I don't recall any conversations with the president about that phone call," McConnell says.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Parnas sought to join DeSantis transition team


Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Lindsey Graham: Trump's lynching comment 'accurate'


Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Republicans quit trying to rein in Trump after ‘lynching' tweet
Some GOP lawmakers defended the president, while others simply declined to criticize him.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Freshman Dem Katie Hill denies improper relationship with aide
"I am disgusted that my opponents would seek to exploit such a private matter for political gain," she says.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Zuckerberg says he's willing to delay digital currency to satisfy regulators
He will try to appeal to lawmakers' sense of patriotism in his defense of Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

POLITICO Playbook PM: We're talking about the president's racial rhetoric again
And President Donald Trump's Ukraine envoy testifies amid questions of quid pro quo.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Pelosi drug plan hits resistance from left
"There's a strong consensus that we must take action, and there's a robust debate about what kind of action will be most effective," Rep. Katie Porter says.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

States' antitrust probe into Facebook balloons to 47 AGs
The multistate probe has rapidly expanded since began in September with less than 10 AGs.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Senate struggles with response after Trump's Syria pullout
"I'm not sure how you sanction Turkey for doing something that the president is actively helping them do," Murphy said.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

McConnell introduces Syria resolution urging Trump to end troop pullout
His resolution comes as the ceasefire begins to wind down.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

USDA inspector general launches climate change investigation
The investigation follows a POLITICO report that showed USDA was failing to share its own climate science findings.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Court rejects Roger Stone challenge to gag order
A three-judge panel of the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals turned down the petition on technical grounds.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

White House to cancel Times, Post subscriptions after Trump's 'Hannity' comments
"They're fake," said the president.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

William Taylor testifies about deep-seated push for Ukraine quid pro quo
Trump's top Ukraine envoy faced questions about his concerns that Trump was withholding military aid to pressure Ukraine to investigate Joe Biden.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Top U.S. envoy ties Trump directly to Ukraine quid pro quo
William Taylor's testimony provides some of the most damaging evidence yet in the Democrats' impeachment inquiry.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Trump's Ukraine envoy testifies amid questions of quid pro quo
William Taylor will face questions about his concerns that Trump was withholding military aid to pressure Ukraine to investigate Biden.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Premiums for popular Obamacare plans to drop 4 percent
This marks the second straight year that the so-called benchmark premium has dropped.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

POLITICO Pro Canada: Trudeau returns to power, slightly diminished
Trudeau is the first Canadian leader in decades to lose the popular vote and win the election, securing 33 percent of the national total.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Jeff Bezos enlists Lockheed, Northrop in NASA moon bid
Blue Origin will serve as the prime contractor on the powerhouse team and also build the lunar lander.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Trump provokes outrage by calling impeachment inquiry ‘a lynching'
The comment marked a new, racially insensitive show of malice by the president toward lawmakers seeking to remove him from office.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Trump provokes outrage by calling impeachment inquiry a 'lynching'
The comment marked a new, racially insensitive show of malice by the president toward lawmakers seeking to remove him from office.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Trump calls impeachment inquiry a 'lynching'
The comment marks a new, racially insensitive show of malice by the president toward lawmakers' efforts to remove him from office.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Jimmy Carter hospitalized after fall at Georgia home
The former president suffered "a minor pelvic fracture."

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

2020 presidential endorsements: Our latest list
Follow the latest presidential candidate endorsements by members of Congress and state governors.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Democratic primary polls: Who is ahead in the 2020 race?
Follow the latest election polls on the race for the 2020 Democratic primary nomination.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Beto O'Rourke targets Trump with plan to limit pardons
O'Rourke also pledged to make accepting help from a foreign power for personal profit or political gain a federal crime.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

POLITICO Playbook: The world according to Trump
And President Donald Trump dives into red-state races to reverse his impeachment slump.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

There Once Was a Time When America Actually Loved Washington
Well, the baseball team at least.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

When Baseball Was Bigger Than Politics
In 1924, a slow-starting Washington team got hot and rode a wave of capital support all the way to the World Series. Sound familiar?

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

How My FEC Colleague Is Damaging the Agency and Misleading the Public
Chairwoman Ellen Weintraub's anti-Trump publicity tour is harming the legitimacy of the institution she purports to serve.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

New book whacks Kamala Harris' AG record during housing crisis
A new book alleges Harris let Mnuchin's OneWest bank to get away with foreclosing on tens of thousands of state homeowners and she tried to bury the evidence.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Trump's quest for vengeance against John Brennan
In Attorney General William Barr's review of the Russia probe, some see a presidential target.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Trump dives into red-state races to reverse impeachment slump
The president is looking to lift three Republicans enmeshed in tough gubernatorial races despite favorable political terrain.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

The new science fossil fuel companies fear
Researchers can now link weather events to emissions - and to the companies responsible. A string of lawsuits is about to give "attribution science" a real-life test.

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

How Justin Trudeau survived
He may be diminished, but he will remain Canada's prime minister

Politico
Oct 22, 2019

Where the candidates stand on more than 50 issues
The most comprehensive guide anywhere to the issues shaping the 2020 Democratic presidential primary.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Boris Johnson's last-ditch push for Brexit deal


Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Brexit options: Extension or just more tension
A few weeks, a few months, a few years? Or perhaps no extension at all.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

California fights Trump on everything — except water


Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Justin Trudeau survives challenge as Liberals retain plurality
The prime minister demonstrated surprising strength at the polls.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Justin Trudeau survives challenge to gain second term
The prime minister demonstrated surprising strength at the polls.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Trudeau outlasts challengers to gain second term
The prime minister demonstrated surprising strength at the polls.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Democrats look to dodge Oversight fight to protect impeachment push
New York Democrat Carolyn Maloney has emerged as the possible front-runner to lead the Oversight panel.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Republicans rip Mick Mulvaney's 'rough patch'
Senate Republicans are astounded by the troubled performances from the acting White House chief of staff.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Pence and Biden swap swats on trade in Pennsylvania
The current and former vice presidents used the critical electoral state to point up disagreement on USMCA.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

How Warren could pay for 'Medicare for All'
The top-tier Democrat — whose motto is that she has a plan for everything — doesn't have one yet for how to pay for universal health care.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Indicted Giuliani associate joined DeSantis on last-minute campaign swing


Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Jeffrey Toobin expresses regret over 'mistakes' in Clinton email coverage
New Yorker writer and CNN analyst breaks with media pack to express regret about coverage of Clinton's emails.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Republicans ramp up attacks on impeachment inquiry
Republicans will force a vote Monday night to censure Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Republicans ramp up attacks on impeachment inquiry as Trump rails at Dems
Republicans will force a vote Monday night to censure Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Zuckerberg: Facebook no longer 'on our back foot' on protecting elections
The site will also more prominently label content that third-party fact checkers deem false, Zuckerberg said.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Trump botches a boast about giving away his presidential salary
The president claimed he's the only commander in chief who's donated his paycheck since George Washington. That's not true.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Manhattan DA, Trump lawyers strike deal that could fast-track Trump taxes fight to SCOTUS
Three other disputes related to Trump's financial records are also pending and could make their way to the Supreme Court.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Trump aides nix his picks to take over DHS
The president's staff has determined a federal law governing agency succession makes Ken Cuccinelli and Mark Morgan ineligible.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

White House nixes fiery immigration figures to lead Trump's homeland security on acting basis
Trump is considering as acting DHS secretary a former lobbyist who pushed for more visas, infuriating conservatives who want a hardliner.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Trump might expose whistleblower, Schumer tells Intel officials
"If that were to happen, it will be your responsibility to take immediate action," he says.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Trump warns U.S. 'may have to get in wars'
The president specifically threatens to hit Iran "like they've never been hit before" if the regime provokes the United States.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Trump defends Gabbard after Clinton claims she's a Russian asset
"She's accusing everyone of being a Russian agent," the president said of his 2016 general election opponent.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Israel's Netanyahu gives up on forming new coalition
The step pushes the country into new political uncertainty.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Trump claims he's the victim of 'phony emoluments clause'
The president vigorously defended his initial decision to host next year's G-7 summit at Doral despite reversing himself over the weekend.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Who's winning and losing the 2020 money chase
Follow the money in the 2020 Democratic presidential race with the latest FEC data on each candidate.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

POLITICO Playbook PM: Here's what will happen when Republicans try to censure Adam Schiff
And acting OMB Director Russ Vought refuses to testify in the House impeachment probe.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

House of Commons speaker won't allow vote on Boris Johnson's Brexit deal


Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Castro warns campaign will be 'silenced for good' unless he meets fundraising goal
Castro has struggled to raise significant sums of money compared to many of his rivals.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

How Warren would boost traditional K-12 schools, attack charter schools
Her plan seeks hundreds of billions of dollars in new federal funding for traditional public schools.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Dems delay key impeachment witnesses for Cummings memorials
And some top White House budget officials are refusing testify in the House impeachment probe.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Democrats delay key impeachment witnesses for Cummings memorials
And some top White House budget officials are refusing testify in the House impeachment probe.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Acting head of OMB refuses to testify in House impeachment probe
Russ Vought joins other Trump administration officials who are stonewalling requests from House Democrats.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Judge: No Godfather clip for Stone trial
Prosecutors had wanted to show a scene from "Godfather II" at the trial.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Drug companies reach tentative deal to settle opioids lawsuit
The agreement comes within hours of the first federal trial over the crisis

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Drug companies strike 11th-hour deal to avoid major opioid trial
The agreement comes within hours of the first federal trial over the crisis

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Buttigieg surges in Iowa poll
13 percent of likely caucus-goers prefer Buttigieg, putting him within five points on Biden and Warren.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

POLITICO Playbook: NOT COMING HOME: Trump considers leaving troops in Syria
And

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

‘It sure feels like Buttigieg and Klobuchar have wind in their sails'
After catching eyes in last week's debate, Amy Klobuchar and Pete Buttigieg are trying to make gains with Joe Biden voters in Iowa.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Inside Trump's First Pentagon Briefing
And what I saw there that foretold the coming rift between Mattis and the president.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

What If Trump Wins?
He survives impeachment and he surprises at the polls. The second four years could be even crazier than the first.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Trump's money machine triggers Democratic alarms
Democrats are increasingly worried by the spending chasm between the two sides — and its implications for 2020.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

‘It's too much': Democrats shudder at Trump's money machine
Democrats are increasingly worried by the spending chasm between the two sides — and its implications for 2020.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Expect a frailer government to emerge from Canada's election. Here's why.
Think of it as divided government in Washington, but with a dramatic twist.

Politico
Oct 21, 2019

Canada sleepwalks into the future
Canada's low-key election today masks big political challenges.

Politico
Oct 20, 2019

Synagogue massacre led to string of attack plots, Jewish group says
The Anti-Defamation League said its nationwide count of anti-Semitic incidents remains near record levels.

Politico
Oct 20, 2019

Warren says she'll release ‘plan' to pay for Medicare for All
Under pressure from rivals, she says she's close to releasing proposals to pay for the sweeping health care initiative.

Politico
Oct 20, 2019

Mick Mulvaney's bad week just got worse
The acting chief of staff, in a Sunday interview, didn't appear to help himself or the White House by following up on impeachment-related issues.

Politico
Oct 20, 2019

Justice Dept. confirms Trump Jr. and McGahn did not testify to Mueller grand jury
An opinion issued Thursday suggested it was perplexing why Trump Jr. and McGahn were not subpoenaed to testify to the grand jury.

Politico
Oct 20, 2019

Rampaging mobs stage an arson spree in Hong Kong
Shops linked to mainland China were particularly targeted.

Politico
Oct 20, 2019

Thomas D'Alesandro III, Pelosi's brother and former Baltimore mayor, dies at 90
The one-term mayor served from 1967 to 1971.

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