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Trump lashes out at liberal congresswomen again after being slammed as 'racist'
# Trump
# Trump

Trump lashes out at liberal congresswomen again after being slammed as 'racist'

Updated Jul 15th 2019, 1:22 PM 51,183 Views 148 Comments

In his initial tweets, Trump told progressive Democratic congresswomen to “go back” where they came from.

Why is a 50-year-old debate about bussing black children to school hurting Joe Biden's campaign?
# Bussing
# Bussing

Why is a 50-year-old debate about bussing black children to school hurting Joe Biden's campaign?

Jun 29th 2019, 10:31 AM 28,876 Views 23 Comments

The question of bussing was raised during Thursday’s Democratic debate.

Larry Donnelly: Biden needs to come up with some effective counter-punches to survive this long (long) campaign
# Democratic Debate
# Democratic Debate

Larry Donnelly: Biden needs to come up with some effective counter-punches to survive this long (long) campaign

Jun 28th 2019, 7:10 PM 10,329 Views 12 Comments

The first debates between Democratic presidential hopefuls were held this week.

'Healthcare is a basic human right' - Elizabeth Warren to the fore as Democrats hold first presidential debate
# Road To The White House
# Road To The White House

'Healthcare is a basic human right' - Elizabeth Warren to the fore as Democrats hold first presidential debate

Jun 27th 2019, 8:36 AM 10,110 Views 38 Comments

The senator stood out on a night when economic inequality was the main line of discussion.

Quiz: Can you name these Democrats running for president?
# One Percenters
# One Percenters

Quiz: Can you name these Democrats running for president?

Jun 22nd 2019, 8:00 PM 18,918 Views 31 Comments

It’s a big field, so who are these outsiders?

Trump announces plans for 'merit-based' immigration policy plan
# Immigration
# Immigration

Trump announces plans for 'merit-based' immigration policy plan

May 17th 2019, 7:03 AM 13,445 Views 38 Comments

The immigration reforms would be the first major change to the system in decades.

New York mayor Bill de Blasio announces bid for the White House in the 2020 elections
# US Elections 2020
# US Elections 2020

New York mayor Bill de Blasio announces bid for the White House in the 2020 elections

May 16th 2019, 3:05 PM 8,163 Views 14 Comments

In a video today, De Blasio took a shot at President Trump, branding him a ‘bully’.

Is Joe Biden the man to take on Donald Trump? His chances may not be as strong as they seem
# No Show Like A Joe Show
# No Show Like A Joe Show

Is Joe Biden the man to take on Donald Trump? His chances may not be as strong as they seem

Apr 28th 2019, 10:00 PM 22,745 Views 65 Comments

Biden entered the contest as frontrunner, but how long will that last?

'Best course for the country': Democrats to decide on Trump impeachment 'within weeks'
# Adam Schiff
# Adam Schiff

'Best course for the country': Democrats to decide on Trump impeachment 'within weeks'

Apr 21st 2019, 7:05 PM 25,688 Views 82 Comments

The Mueller report cited 10 episodes of potential obstruction involving President Donald Trump.

Explainer: Who is Pete Buttigieg, the millennial mayor who's the breakout star of the Democratic race?
# Mayor Pete
# Mayor Pete

Explainer: Who is Pete Buttigieg, the millennial mayor who's the breakout star of the Democratic race?

Apr 15th 2019, 2:56 PM 17,834 Views 38 Comments

(It’s pronounced ‘Boot-Edge-Edge’.)

US politician Nancy Pelosi to address the Dáil next week
# House Speaker
# House Speaker

US politician Nancy Pelosi to address the Dáil next week

Apr 10th 2019, 4:34 PM 10,654 Views 42 Comments

It is understood the visit is part of a fresh push to get the E3 Visa Bill over the line in the US.

Joe Biden defends himself after being accused of inappropriate behaviour by female politician
# Presidential Race
# Presidential Race

Joe Biden defends himself after being accused of inappropriate behaviour by female politician

Mar 31st 2019, 6:56 PM 25,318 Views 39 Comments

Biden’s defence comes amid a growing row about a kiss on the campaign trail

Opinion: The fallout from the Mueller Report exposes a Democratic Party adrift
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: The fallout from the Mueller Report exposes a Democratic Party adrift

Mar 30th 2019, 7:30 PM 17,642 Views 40 Comments

Driven by enmity for Donald Trump the Democrats have forgotten that the way to beat your opponent in a democracy – is at the ballot box, writes Larry Donnelly.

To impeach or not to impeach? What the Mueller report means for Democrats
# Mueller's Genuine Draft
# Mueller's Genuine Draft

To impeach or not to impeach? What the Mueller report means for Democrats

Mar 25th 2019, 7:01 PM 13,196 Views 55 Comments

The report hasn’t recommended any more indictments, but that’s not the end of it.

Hillary Clinton rules out a rematch with Trump in 2020
# Not Running
# Not Running

Hillary Clinton rules out a rematch with Trump in 2020

Mar 5th 2019, 12:12 PM 19,466 Views 45 Comments

Clinton added that she’s “not going anywhere”.

Trump gives mammoth two-hour speech attacking Democrats, 'socialism' and the Russia investigation
# United States
# United States

Trump gives mammoth two-hour speech attacking Democrats, 'socialism' and the Russia investigation

Mar 3rd 2019, 7:30 AM 31,703 Views 76 Comments

Trump’s speech came as he sought to move on from a bruising week in domestic and international politics.

Long identified as staunch friends of Israel, Democrats are now being accused of anti-semitism
# Anti-Semitism
# Anti-Semitism

Long identified as staunch friends of Israel, Democrats are now being accused of anti-semitism

Feb 23rd 2019, 6:01 PM 16,525 Views 53 Comments

The claims have echoes of those against Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour.

State of the Union: Trump pitches for bipartisanship in 'the hottest economy anywhere in the world'
# Primetime Speech
# Primetime Speech

State of the Union: Trump pitches for bipartisanship in 'the hottest economy anywhere in the world'

Feb 6th 2019, 7:09 AM 14,839 Views 42 Comments

Trump told Congress that the ‘politics of revenge’ must be rejected but Democrats are sceptical.

Democrats 2020: Who are the young guns already in the race - and who's Biden their time?
# Taking On Trump
# Taking On Trump

Democrats 2020: Who are the young guns already in the race - and who's Biden their time?

Jan 26th 2019, 4:00 PM 13,683 Views 40 Comments

The party is looking to build on their successes in the midterms.

Kamala Harris joins crowded field of Democrats taking on Trump
# US President
# US President

Kamala Harris joins crowded field of Democrats taking on Trump

Jan 22nd 2019, 7:14 AM 18,751 Views 51 Comments

The senator is seeking to become the first African-American woman to hold the office of US president.

Obama protégé Julian Castro joins 2020 US presidential race
# White House
# White House

Obama protégé Julian Castro joins 2020 US presidential race

Jan 13th 2019, 11:56 AM 15,357 Views 24 Comments

“Donald Trump has failed to uphold the values of our great nation,” Castro told supporters.

Government shutdown becomes longest in US history
# Border Wall
# Border Wall

Government shutdown becomes longest in US history

Jan 12th 2019, 7:53 AM 11,463 Views 43 Comments

The shutdown has entered its 22nd day – eclipsing a 21-day shutdown under Bill Clinton.

Top Democrats meet Trump, but no deal reached on government shutdown over border wall
# No Deal
# No Deal

Top Democrats meet Trump, but no deal reached on government shutdown over border wall

Jan 3rd 2019, 7:40 AM 8,123 Views 12 Comments

Trump met behind closed doors at the White House with Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer.

Senator Elizabeth Warren takes major step towards White House bid
# Democrats
# Democrats

Senator Elizabeth Warren takes major step towards White House bid

Dec 31st 2018, 3:11 PM 17,335 Views 53 Comments

Warren is a fierce critic of Donald Trump.

Donald Trump and the Democrats can both feel the midterms helped their 2020 chances
# Here We Go Again
# Here We Go Again

Donald Trump and the Democrats can both feel the midterms helped their 2020 chances

Nov 10th 2018, 4:00 PM 7,945 Views 17 Comments

Democrats won back the House but Trump can be happy about certain results.

He's hailed them as a 'tremendous success' - but what do the midterm results mean for the Trump presidency?
# The Midterms
# The Midterms

He's hailed them as a 'tremendous success' - but what do the midterm results mean for the Trump presidency?

Nov 7th 2018, 6:55 AM 23,271 Views 19 Comments

The Democrats are back in control in the House – but Trump’s Republicans are still in the driving seat in the Senate.

'A battle for America's soul' as public go to the polls in historic midterms today
# Bitterly Divided
# Bitterly Divided

'A battle for America's soul' as public go to the polls in historic midterms today

Nov 6th 2018, 7:03 AM 11,653 Views 33 Comments

Will Trump’s divisive rhetoric win the day, or is there a Democrat resurgence looming?

The view from Indiana: Why the battle for the midwestern state is key to the Senate elections
# Eunan Mckinney
# Eunan Mckinney

The view from Indiana: Why the battle for the midwestern state is key to the Senate elections

Nov 5th 2018, 7:00 AM 7,573 Views 0 Comments

The Democrats need to retain Senator Joe Donnelly’s seat if they are to have any chance of taking back the Senate, writes Eunan McKinney.

The Candidate: Listen to our special edition podcast for the US midterms
# Red Vs Blue
# Red Vs Blue

The Candidate: Listen to our special edition podcast for the US midterms

Nov 2nd 2018, 6:14 PM 6,627 Views 6 Comments

Let us explain what’s happening on the other side of the ocean.

Trump warns of 'violent change' if Republicans lose midterm elections
# Antifa
# Antifa

Trump warns of 'violent change' if Republicans lose midterm elections

Aug 29th 2018, 11:41 AM 33,423 Views 87 Comments

He said “a miserable two years” could be ahead.

New hacking attempt on US Democratic Party
# Cyber Security
# Cyber Security

New hacking attempt on US Democratic Party

Aug 22nd 2018, 9:33 PM 12,391 Views 31 Comments

The incident occurred just three months before elections take place in the US.

'I didn't like the sight of families being separated': Trump signs order to end family separations
# Reversing Policy
# Reversing Policy

'I didn't like the sight of families being separated': Trump signs order to end family separations

Jun 20th 2018, 9:25 PM 20,727 Views 105 Comments

For weeks, Trump had insisted he was bound by the law to split the children from their parents and that only Congress could resolve the problem.

Could Starbucks billionaire Howard Schultz be Donald Trump's rival in 2020?
# Milking It
# Milking It

Could Starbucks billionaire Howard Schultz be Donald Trump's rival in 2020?

Jun 5th 2018, 10:39 PM 16,469 Views 35 Comments

Schultz has quit the coffee chain and has sparked rumours of a White House bid.

Sex and the City star to run for Governor of New York
# Cynthia Nixon
# Cynthia Nixon

Sex and the City star to run for Governor of New York

Mar 19th 2018, 6:54 PM 27,877 Views 37 Comments

Cynthia Nixon, a lifelong New Yorker, says that she wants to “fight for a better, more equal New York”.

Democrat Conor Lamb claims victory in key congress election battle in Trump stronghold
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

Democrat Conor Lamb claims victory in key congress election battle in Trump stronghold

Mar 14th 2018, 9:47 PM 14,189 Views 29 Comments

Democrat Conor Lamb clung to a slender lead today in the longtime GOP stronghold friendly to President Donald Trump.

Nancy Pelosi gave an eight-hour long speech defending immigrants in Congress yesterday
# Filibustering
# Filibustering

Nancy Pelosi gave an eight-hour long speech defending immigrants in Congress yesterday

Feb 8th 2018, 8:18 AM 17,810 Views 109 Comments

The 77-year-old told stories about the Dreamers in the US during the record breaking speech.

US House panel votes to release Democrats' rebuttal to Republicans' memo
# Declassified
# Declassified

US House panel votes to release Democrats' rebuttal to Republicans' memo

Feb 6th 2018, 7:24 AM 10,239 Views 33 Comments

The panel voted unanimously in favour of the release.

US government employees are able to go back to work today as Trump signs bill ending shutdown
# US Politics
# US Politics

US government employees are able to go back to work today as Trump signs bill ending shutdown

Jan 23rd 2018, 7:05 AM 19,317 Views 38 Comments

The House voted 266 to 150 to extend federal funding for another three weeks.

Trump calls for 'nuclear option' in bid to end government shutdown in US
# Blame Game
# Blame Game

Trump calls for 'nuclear option' in bid to end government shutdown in US

Jan 21st 2018, 7:45 PM 27,824 Views 73 Comments

A divided Congress is hoping to end a budget impasse tonight.

Trump hails 'historic' victory as Republican tax plan passes through Congress
# Tax
# Tax

Trump hails 'historic' victory as Republican tax plan passes through Congress

Dec 20th 2017, 9:52 PM 12,411 Views 74 Comments

Republican lawmakers were headed to the White House later today to celebrate with the president.