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May 29, 2024

Election 2024 latest news: Biden making pitch in Philadelphia to Black voters
Live updates from the 2024 campaign trail, with the latest news on presidential candidates, polls, primaries and more.

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May 29, 2024

Vice President Harris said at a campaign event in Philadelphia, "On 2020, Black voters in Philadelphia...


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May 29, 2024

Trump praises Alito for refusing to recuse from Jan. 6 cases


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May 29, 2024

Justice Alito tells Congress he will not recuse from Jan. 6-related cases


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May 29, 2024

Biden and Trump are tied in Virginia, new poll finds


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May 29, 2024

Analysis: Uncertainty about young voters stems from the age group's complexity


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May 29, 2024

Uncertainty about young voters stems from the age group's complexity
Young Americans are definitionally the country's future. That's particularly true in the realm of politics.

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May 29, 2024

A day after eking out a win in his GOP primary runoff, Rep. Tony Gonzales (R-Tex.)...


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May 29, 2024

Analysis: What is likely to happen in the jury room at the Trump trial


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May 29, 2024

The Trump trial jury has begun deliberating. Here's what happens next.


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May 29, 2024

The jurors in Trump's New York hush money trial
A full jury of 12 jurors and six alternates have been seated in the historic hush money trial of former president Donald Trump.

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May 29, 2024

If convicted in his hush money trial, here's what Trump could face next
A guilty verdict for Trump would mean a mix of court processing steps and extraordinary considerations such as whether to incarcerate him, legal experts say.

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May 29, 2024

Tracking the Trump criminal cases and where they stand
Donald Trump, the Republican presidential nominee, has been indicted in four criminal cases. Here is the latest news on each.

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May 29, 2024

President Biden's event in Philadelphia on Wednesday will feature Maryland Gov. Wes Moore (D), campaign co-chair...


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May 29, 2024

Why a Trump lawyer's prison reference was so ‘outrageous'
Trump lawyer Todd Blanche in his closing argument made a conspicuous reference to the jury sending Trump to prison. Not only are such things not allowed, but Blanche had been explicitly told not to say it.

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May 29, 2024

Texas governor touts new ‘school choice' majority after primary runoffs


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May 29, 2024

Trump is gaining ground on TikTok, former Obama adviser warns


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May 29, 2024

What is likely to happen in the jury room at the Trump trial
The jurors in Donald Trump's Manhattan criminal trial are about to discover how weird their job really is.

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May 29, 2024

The Biden campaign has billed Wednesday's event in Philadelphia as a show of force that will...


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May 29, 2024

House Democratic PAC to launch $100 million effort on abortion rights


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May 29, 2024

House Democratic PAC launching $100 million effort on abortion rights
The group hopes to capitalize on an issue that has motivated Democratic voters since the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade two years ago.

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May 29, 2024

President Biden and Vice President Harris are heading to Philadelphia on Wednesday to kick off a...


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May 29, 2024

Group launching ads targeting senators on contraception support


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May 29, 2024

Analysis: Senate Democrats battle decline of ticket-splitting


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May 29, 2024

The Post's Aaron Blake spoke Tuesday to Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz (D) about the 2024 election....


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May 29, 2024

With jurors in Donald Trump's hush money case expected to begin deliberations Wednesday, we'll be watching...


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May 29, 2024

Election 2024 latest news: Biden to make pitch in Philadelphia to Black voters
Live updates from the 2024 campaign trail, with the latest news on presidential candidates, polls, primaries and more.

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May 29, 2024

How the U.S. ignored a chance to make TikTok safer
TikTok offered the Biden administration control over its U.S. operations and a kill switch if things went south. The administration took a pass.

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May 29, 2024

TikTok offered an extraordinary deal. The U.S. government took a pass
TikTok offered the Biden administration control over its U.S. operations and a kill switch if things went south. The administration took a pass.

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May 29, 2024

Biden, Harris to launch Black voter group, as they aim to blunt Trump's gains
The move underscores how much the president's electoral fate hinges on his ability to gin up support from what has been his most loyal voting bloc.

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May 29, 2024

If Trump were convicted in his hush money trial, here's what he could face next
A guilty verdict for Trump would mean a mix of court processing steps and extraordinary considerations such as whether to incarcerate him, legal experts say.

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May 29, 2024

Gonzales narrowly defeats challenger in House primary runoff in Texas
In another high-profile Texas race, retired military commander Jay Furman (R) won the runoff to challenge indicted congressman Henry Cuellar (D) in November.

Washington Post Politics
May 28, 2024

Texas House speaker survives challenge from Trump-backed candidate
The speaker, Republican Dade Phelan, angered Trump and his in-state allies last year when he oversaw the impeachment of Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton.

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May 28, 2024

Closing arguments end in Trump hush money trial
Closing arguments began Tuesday in Donald Trump's trial on allegations of business fraud related to hush money payments.

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May 28, 2024

As he exited the courtroom, Donald Trump forcefully flipped the lapels of his jacket and grimaced.


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May 28, 2024

Court has adjourned until 10 a.m. Wednesday. Justice Juan Merchan said that deliberations will go until...


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May 28, 2024

Prosecutor Joshua Steinglass just ended his summation after almost five hours.


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May 28, 2024

As prosecutor Joshua Steinglass appeared to near the finish line, the slide show of documents he...


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May 28, 2024

‘Beating a dead horse' line draws laughter


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May 28, 2024

Before closing arguments began, Justice Juan Merchan instructed the lawyers not to talk to the jury...


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May 28, 2024

Tony Gonzales fights for his seat, and for governing in Washington
The Gonzales-Herrera fight is a clash not only between House GOP colleagues, but also for the future of the House Republican majority, already hanging by a thread.

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May 28, 2024

Prosecutor argues Cohen's account is credible


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May 28, 2024

White House says Rafah strike does not violate Biden's warnings to Israel
As images circulate of the deadly Israeli strike on civilians, Biden confronts calls to make good on his threat to suspend offensive weapons.

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May 28, 2024

Justice Juan Merchan said court will recess at 8 p.m.


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May 28, 2024

Runoff elections in Texas will select nominees in two high-profile House races
One runoff race will determine which Republican advances to the general election to face incumbent Rep. Henry Cuellar (D-Tex.).

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May 28, 2024

We are on a final break of the day, and the jurors are out while Todd...


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May 28, 2024

Ex-FBI officials Strzok, Page near DOJ settlement over anti-Trump text leak
Fired FBI agent Peter Strzok and former bureau lawyer Lisa Page have reached a tentative deal to settle a lawsuit alleging that the Trump administration's Justice Department violated the Privacy Act by leaking their anti-Trump texts.

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May 28, 2024

Closing arguments in the Trump hush money case, so far:


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May 28, 2024

Prosecutor rips lawyer Costello's trial appearance


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May 28, 2024

Trump was a micromanager and his books show it, prosecutor says


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May 28, 2024

Prosecutor: Former adviser Hope Hicks put ‘nail in Mr. Trump's coffin' in testimony


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May 28, 2024

Donald Trump is looking straight ahead — not in the direction of prosecutor Joshua Steinglass or...


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May 28, 2024

Prosecutor: ‘Mountain of evidence' shows payment was really for Daniels, not Cohen


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May 28, 2024

Joshua Steinglass just made a joke that touched on the length and in-depth nature of his...


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May 28, 2024

Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg has been taking notes as he watches summations. On a notebook...


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May 28, 2024

Prosecutor tries to pick apart defense claims


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May 28, 2024

Assistant District Attorney Joshua Steinglass has resumed his closing argument, which is expected to stretch into...


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May 28, 2024

Prosecution hyper-focuses on ‘crazy flurry of phone activity'


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May 28, 2024

Biden heading back to Pa. this week; Trump trial nears end
Live updates from the 2024 campaign trail, with the latest news on presidential candidates, polls, primaries and more.

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May 28, 2024

Live updates: Prosecutors in Trump hush money trial allege ‘subversion of democracy'
Closing arguments began Tuesday in Donald Trump's trial on allegations of business fraud related to hush money payments.

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May 28, 2024

The judge gave the jury a 20-minute break and said he'd like to "finish it...


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May 28, 2024

Prosecutor Joshua Steinglass argued in summations late Tuesday afternoon that it was "no coincidence" that the...


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May 28, 2024

Analysis: Trump's (misleading) closing argument to the court of public opinion


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May 28, 2024

Trump's (misleading) closing argument to the court of public opinion
The trial is ending but Trump remains unbowed.

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May 28, 2024

Asked whether Taylor Swift might make an appearance when the Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs...


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May 28, 2024

The Biden campaign brought actor Robert De Niro, who recently provided the voice-over for a Biden...


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May 28, 2024

Prosecutor says political panic fueled hush money scheme


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May 28, 2024

The jury is hearing about the "Access Hollywood" tape again. The prosecution is disputing the notion...


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May 28, 2024

Trump seeks to unseat Texas House speaker in incursion into state politics


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May 28, 2024

After conferring with the lawyers, Justice Juan Merchan announced that the prosecution's closing argument will continue...


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May 28, 2024

Donald Trump and his attorney Todd Blanche shared a laugh while they waited for the judge...


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May 28, 2024

Court just resumed after a quick break. Assistant District Attorney Joshua Steinglass said that, after nearly...


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May 28, 2024

Donald Trump moved a yellow legal pad from the table to his lap and started writing...


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May 28, 2024

Assistant District Attorney Joshua Steinglass has spent the past 20 minutes or so meticulously walking jurors...


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May 28, 2024

Analysis: The Texas GOP takes the party's hostility to democracy to a new level


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May 28, 2024

Some of the jurors are looking a little restless as prosecutor Joshua Steinglass gets into the...


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May 28, 2024

Alleged scheme to suppress women's stories was a ‘subversion of democracy,' prosecutor says


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May 28, 2024

Rep. Chip Roy gives Election Day boost to GOP colleague's primary challenger


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May 28, 2024

Prosecutor acts out key phone call between Cohen and Trump to undercut defense


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May 28, 2024

Live updates: Prosecutors press evidence in closing argument at Trump hush money trial
Closing arguments began Tuesday in Donald Trump's trial on allegations of business fraud related to hush money payments.

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May 28, 2024

Prosecutor: This case is not about Michael Cohen


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May 28, 2024

The Texas GOP takes the party's hostility to democracy to a new level
Who says people should matter more than land area?

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May 28, 2024

Prosecutor Joshua Steinglass: "We didn't choose Michael Cohen to be our witness. We didn't pick him...


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May 28, 2024

Speaking to reporters outside his father's trial, Donald Trump Jr. sought to delegitimize a potential guilty...


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May 28, 2024

‘Stormy Daniels is the motive,' prosecutor says


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May 28, 2024

Judge rejects request to restrict Trump's speech on FBI, says motion was faulty


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May 28, 2024

Prosecutor: Cohen's motives are understandable


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May 28, 2024

Donald Trump leaned over and whispered to his lawyers Todd Blanche and Emile Bove while prosecutor...


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May 28, 2024

Prosecutor Joshua Steinglass's summation is underway. At the start, Steinglass tried to swat away claims by...


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May 28, 2024

RFK Jr. had a ‘visceral' reaction to tear-downs of Confederate statues


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May 28, 2024

Donald Trump is turned toward and watching Assistant District Attorney Joshua Steinglass as he begins his...


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May 28, 2024

The jury returned from lunch and were given what lawyers call a "curative instruction" by New...


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May 28, 2024

If Trump is found guilty, who decides his punishment?


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May 28, 2024

At the Biden news conference, actor Robert De Niro described Trump as a "buffoon" and a...


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May 28, 2024

Proceedings have resumed but the jury isn't in the room yet. There are arguments about a...


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May 28, 2024

A rollerblader looped the courthouse shouting taunts at Trump's adult sons as they spoke outside during...


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May 28, 2024

Defense closing's core claim: The lawyer did it


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May 28, 2024

Biden campaign edges in on Trump trial media frenzy with De Niro outside court


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May 28, 2024

The trial is expected to resume around 2 p.m. after a lunch break.


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May 28, 2024

Poll: More people closely following election news


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