New research shows that GOP candidates lost ground in counties that were adversely affected by the trade war. In places without those effects, there were "no discernable gains" for Republicans.
Mick Mulvaney Confirms, Then Denies That Trump Withheld Military Aid to Ukraine To Compel the Country to Investigate Democrats
Plus: Oregon's vaping ban is halted, fake rap video money lands a man in jail, and a Syrian ceasefire appears to have already broken down.
Plus: the case for trading with corrupt countries, the problem with current criminal justice reformers, and more...
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The study at the source of the viral headline was limited to counting anti-Semitic incidents, many of which were not criminal in nature.
If lawmakers want to impeach Trump they're going to have to deal with the politics of it all and not use the Justice Department as a shield.
Blaming Trump's election on the magical power of Russian Twitter bots is seductive because it excuses Americans for electing an obviously unqualified candidate.
The special counsel has said he wants his report on Russian meddling in the election to speak for itself.
Defending the conservative sensibility in the era of Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders.
A defense of the conservative sensibility in an era of Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders.
As the special counsel steps down, he wants to make sure we understand why he won't accuse President Donald Trump of obstruction.
More thorough coverage to come later.
Shockingly, most people are sticking to their guns.
Plus: Chick-fil-A banned from San Antonio airport, the Libertarian Party picks a convention slogan, and Robert Kraft apologizes.
As for obstruction evidence, he punts the matter to Congress.
How much will we see of the special counsel's report? And when?
A second covert campaign against Judge Roy Moore is revealed, suggesting that voters need to up their media-literacy game, and fast.
Senate Russia investigation leads to new rounds of innumerate analysis and bad-faith dot-connecting.
Are we really going to shut down the internet because Hillary Clinton ran a bad campaign and blew an easy win?
Manafort, meanwhile, tried to conceal that he was still talking to Trump administration officials after he was indicted.
Snitches get a slap on the wrist sometimes.
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Negotiations to build a Trump Tower in Moscow continued during the primaries, he now says.
What does he know? And more importantly, who is the information about?
George Papadopoulos Gets 14-Day Sentence over Lies to FBI About Russian Contacts During Trump's Campaign
The former adviser pleaded guilty last year.
The woman who leaked a report showing Russian attempts to infiltrate voting systems gets the longest sentence ever imposed for her offense.
Those payments are being treated as campaign violations.
Former Trump campaign chairman likely heading to prison.
When Americans do it, it's called participating in democracy. When Russians do it, it's called undermining democracy.
If you were planning to attend an anti-right rally in D.C. next week, we've got some awkward news for you.
"I've always been proud to be an American. But now I'm ashamed."
Heavily redacted report shows the FBI believed former Trump aide was helping the Russians.
12 Russian Operatives Indicted for Hacking Democrats, Voting Systems During 2016 U.S. Presidential Election
They posed as cyberactivists to release the stolen documents, the Justice Department alleges.
This will hurt local challengers, not the Kremlin.
After a Year Stuck in Jail, Reality Winner to Accept Plea Deal for Leaking NSA Report on Russian Election Meddling
Our terrible federal espionage laws won't let her argue the leak served the public's interest.
The DOJ's inspector general concludes that James Comey acted wrongly but not politically and that an FBI agent said "we'll stop" Trump from winning but didn't act on it.
Salena Zito talks about the coaltion that is reshaping American politics.
"Support for Trump (and opposition to Clinton) is especially likely amongst people who feel emotional reactance to restrictive communication norms."
Another Pair of Dueling Reports Closes Out the House Intelligence Committee's Russia-Trump Investigation
Trump-supporting lawmakers find no collusion. Trump-hating lawmakers disagree.
The suit claims a RICO conspiracy and demands millions.