Month: February 2019

D.C. targets Trump

“Follow the money” is the Hippocratic oath of lawyers, lobbyists and lawmakers — the political machine that runs the United States of America. Enter Donald J. Trump, who separated himself from the 2016 pack and became U.S. president. Mr. Trump’s …

Biden responds to criticism over calling Pence ‘a decent guy’

Former Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday clarified that “there is nothing decent about being anti-LGBTQ” after he took fire from usually friendly sources over calling Vice President Mike Pence a “decent guy.””Th…

Immigrant kids’ shelter to resume admitting children

PHOENIX (AP) – The largest provider of shelters for immigrant children says it’s now allowed to let kids in to one of its Arizona locations after the state barred it from admitting any more children last year. Southwest Key says the state has allowed i…

House intel interrogates Cohen for eight hours

The Democratic-led House Intelligence Committee privately grilled President Trump’s former attorney Michael Cohen for nearly eight hours Thursday, capping a weeklong marathon of closely-watched appearances on Capitol Hill…

Ronald DeRisi in guilty Kavanaugh confirmation death threats

A New York man pleaded guilty Thursday to making death threats against two senators for supporting Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh’s confirmation last year. Ronald DeRisi faces up to 10 years in prison for the threats, and agreed to give up two rifles as pa…

Exclusive: Inside Joe Biden’s campaign in waiting

Joe Biden has a campaign-in-waiting as soon as he decides to launch a White House bid.In recent weeks, the former vice president’s longtime advisers Steve Ricchetti and Mike Donilon have led a string of meetings wi…

Exclusive: Inside Joe Biden’s campaign in waiting

Joe Biden has a campaign-in-waiting as soon as he decides to launch a White House bid.In recent weeks, the former vice president’s longtime advisers Steve Ricchetti and Mike Donilon have led a string of meetings wi…