Politics

Donald Trump Signs Order Launching Voter Fraud Investigation

Donald Trump Signs Order Launching Voter Fraud Investigation

President Trump on Thursday signed an executive order establishing an “election integrity” commission to investigate voter fraud. The commission will be chaired by Vice President Mike Pence, and Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach will serve as vice chair, the White House announced during Thursday's press briefing...

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Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe Contradicts Everything White House Has Said About FBI, Is Definitely Also Getting Fired

Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe Contradicts Everything White House Has Said About FBI, Is Definitely Also Getting Fired

Two key premises of White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders' Wednesday press conference about the firing of FBI Director James Comey were: That Comey had lost the respect of the FBI's "rank-and-file" agents by mishandling Hillary Clinton's email case...

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Trump Says Comey ‘Wasn’t Doing a Good Job’ and Assails Democrats

Trump Says Comey ‘Wasn’t Doing a Good Job’ and Assails Democrats

President Trump on Wednesday defended his decision to fire James Comey, the F.B.I. director, telling reporters that Mr. Comey “wasn’t doing a good job” and accusing Democrats of hypocrisy for criticizing the dismissal of a law enforcement chief they too had assailed.

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Comey Asked Justice Department for More Money to Pursue Russia Probe Before He Was Fired

James Comey Asked Justice Department for More Money to Pursue Russia Probe Before He Was Fired

A day after President Trump abruptly fired FBI Director James Comey, the Justice Department denied reports that Comey had requested more resources to investigate possible coordination between Russian intelligence and members of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign.A day after President Trump abruptly fired FBI Director James Comey, the Justice Department denied reports that Comey had requested more resources to investigate possible coordination between Russian intelligence and members of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign.

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Seattle Mayor Ed Murray Drops Re-Election Bid after Sex Abuse Claims

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray Drops Re-Election Bid after Sex Abuse Claims

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray on Tuesday dropped his re-election bid for a second term after four men claimed he sexually abused them when they were teenagers, claims vehemently denied by Murray as an anti-gay political conspiracy aimed at derailing his campaign.

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James Comey is Desperate to Keep his Image Intact

James Comey is Desperate to Keep his Image Intact

Every time he’s forced to answer questions about his extraordinary decision to inject himself into the 2016 presidential campaign a mere 11 days before the election, FBI Director James Comey digs himself deeper and deeper into the hole of his own incompetence and weakness.

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Sally Yates Testifies: ‘We Believed Gen. Flynn Was Compromised’

Sally Yates Testifies: 'We Believed Gen. Flynn Was Compromised'

Two former Obama officials are testifying before a Senate subcommittee on Monday about Russian election meddling and Trump associates' contacts with the Kremlin. More specifically, they're expected to discuss who knew what — and when they knew it, and how...

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