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07/05/2022   Washington Post Politics
In a White House ceremony, the president is scheduled to award the Medal of Honor to four soldiers who fought in the Vietnam War.
07/05/2022   Washington Post Politics
Many Democrats are frustrated at Biden's caution at what they see as a moment of crisis. Now figures like Newsom and Pritzker are showcasing a tougher approach.
07/05/2022   Washington Post Politics
The subpoenas, which arise from an investigation by Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis, relate to Trump's efforts to overturn the 2020 election.
07/05/2022   Washington Post Politics
Why a Democrat wants his special election to be a "referendum" on abortion, what happened in June's primaries, and where all these Pritzker Pals came from.
07/05/2022   Washington Post Politics
A new essay from one of its senators, Mitt Romney, helps explain why.
07/05/2022   Washington Post Politics
Justice officials say the law flouts a 2013 Supreme Court ruling that struck down a similar attempt from Arizona to enact a proof-of-citizenship requirement.
07/05/2022   Washington Post Politics
Maryland State Police are told to suspend a key provision in the licensing regulations after a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling.
07/05/2022   Washington Examiner Politics
Two high-ranking officials in British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's administration tendered their resignations Tuesday as political pressure mounts on the leader to depart from office due to several scandals.
07/05/2022   Washington Post Politics
Thirteen states had "trigger bans" to criminalize abortion when the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade. Several other states are working to enact other laws.
07/05/2022   Washington Post Politics
Rep. Adam Kinzinger, one of two Republicans on the Jan. 6 committee, shared threatening voicemails and vulgarities that his office has received amid the hearings.
07/05/2022   Washington Post Politics
Once again, the network's priorities show in what it doesn't talk about.
07/05/2022   Washington Post Politics
What people choose to care about speaks volumes.
07/05/2022   Washington Post Politics
Follow the president's progress filling nearly 800 positions, among the 1,200 that require Senate confirmation, in this tracker from The Washington Post and the Partnership for Public Service.
07/05/2022   Washington Post Politics
At least six die and more than two dozen are injured in mass shooting at an Independence Day parade in Highland Park, Ill.
07/04/2022   Washington Post Politics
Capital punishment is immoral, advocates say, and disproportionately affects minorities. Should it be levied against a white supremacist who massacred Black people in Buffalo?
07/04/2022   Washington Post Politics
In live testimony, Cassidy Hutchinson used vivid detail to recount scenes involving President Donald Trump and some of his closest associates.
07/04/2022   Washington Post Politics
While being known for his own false and misleading emails, Trump faces armies of unaffiliated fundraisers who ape his message and sometimes threaten Republicans in Trump’s name.
07/03/2022   Washington Post Politics
The order comes days before Biden is scheduled to visit Saudi Arabia, a trip that has prompted accusations of Biden reversing his promise to make the country a "pariah" after the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
07/03/2022   Washington Post Politics
“What kind of man knows that a mob is armed and sends the mob to attack the Capitol and further incites that mob when his own vice president is under threat?" Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) said on ABC's "This Week."
07/03/2022   Washington Post Politics
The ruling created a new rallying cry for Democrats, but also revealed some divergences in the party and unsettled questions about the path forward.
07/03/2022   Washington Post Politics
For many of those opposed to the decision, the rolling back of the constitutional right to an abortion was another example of how American democracy is broken.
07/01/2022   Washington Examiner Politics
President Donald Trump threatened to incite a trade war with Sweden to release U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky from prison in 2019, according to the country's justice and home affairs minister.
07/01/2022   Washington Examiner Politics
The mayor of a small town married an alligator in a traditional ceremony, as residents danced and implored him to kiss his bride.
06/29/2022   Washington Examiner Politics
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has closed the gap significantly between himself and Donald Trump in a hypothetical matchup in 2024, bringing him within single digits of the former president.
06/29/2022   Washington Examiner Politics
Primary voters in seven states headed to the polls Tuesday for a heavy primary election night, determining several contested races in key states that might sway control of Congress in November.
06/28/2022   Washington Examiner Politics
Since 1970, the League of Conservation Voters, a legacy environmental advocacy group, has used its “National Environmental Scorecard” to track and rate lawmakers' environmental votes. LCV proudly proclaims the scorecard is the “gold standard” for evaluating the environmental records of members of Congress.
06/27/2022   Washington Examiner Politics
Although many people have expressed their disapproval of the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, a majority is still wary of expanding the number of justices appointed to the high court.
06/27/2022   Washington Examiner Politics
More than 1 million voters across 43 states have switched party affiliations to become Republicans over the last year, reversing Democratic gains that helped the Left overcome former President Donald Trump and gain control of Congress in 2020.
06/22/2022   Washington Examiner Politics
Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) is set to address the fundamental concerns and questions shaping the future of the GOP at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California.
06/21/2022   Washington Examiner Politics
The fingerprints of former Disinformation Governance Board Director Nina Jankowicz are all over a new report repeatedly cited by the White House when establishing a new online task force led by Vice President Kamala Harris.