Trump is dramatically escalating his fight with Congress — forcing a constitutional standoff

Many Democrats, including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, appear hesitant to impeach President Donald Trump. But he may force them to do so. That’s becoming clearer as the Washington Post reported Tuesday night that Trump said in an interview that he will refuse to cooperate with the House’s investigative efforts.

Republican strategist says Stephen Miller ‘cut off’ Trump’s private parts and ‘put them in a jar’

President Donald Trump needs to stop letting advisor Stephen Miller run his White House, a conservative communications strategist urged on Tuesday.

Trump may have already doomed the White House’s desperate fight to stop a key Mueller witness from testifying

Democrats want former White House counsel Don McGahn to testify in a public hearing about President Donald Trump’s efforts to obstruct justice, and the administration may be completely unable to stop it.

Lobbyist slammed for ‘vindictiveness’ of his attacks on anti-sex discrimination law — after his son was expelled for violation

The effort in Missouri to water down sex discrimination protections is being led by lobbyist Richard McIntosh, whose son faced disciplinary action for violating the act.

Texas senator bizarrely trying to create scandal by tying Democratic opponent to comedian Patton Oswalt

On Tuesday, Air Force veteran M. J. Hegar, Democrats’ candidate for Texas’ 31st Congressional District in 2018, jumped into the race to battle Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX), the GOP’s Senate second-in-command.

GOP lawmaker quotes anti-Semitic website to attack journalist who exposed his far-right extremists ties

GOP state Rep. Matt Shea of Spokane, Washington did not appreciate the recent article in The Guardian revealing his extensive discussions with far-right activists.

Elections experts warn: Trump will not be easy to beat in 2020, and here’s why

President Donald Trump is not popular. He has been mired in scandal and negative approval ratings since the beginning of his presidency, and the release of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report only took his numbers lower.

‘A storm of the century’: New data reveals why 2018 was such a massive landslide for Democrats — and bodes even better for 2020

Democrats succeeded in fueling the hoped-for “blue wave” in 2018, flipping control of the House of Representatives and securing a decisive majority of 38 seats. And new data analyzed by Michael McDonald, who studies elections as a professor at the University of Florida, helps reveal why Democrats were able to win so big.

Meghan McCain’s father-in-law and five other Trump appointees facing investigations over ethics violations

Six more officials in President Donald Trump’s administration are under investigation over possible ethics violations, the Washington Post is reporting.

Trump whined to Twitter CEO that his following wasn’t large enough

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump held a meeting with Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey where the topic of conversation was more about his personal following then the distribution of false information in the platform.

Disgraced Iowa Republican says being called a racist made him relate to what Christ ‘went through’

On Tuesday, Rep. Steve King (R-IA) compared himself to Jesus Christ. Shortly after Easter, King suggested that he understood what Jesus went through for us at a town hall in Iowa.

Elijah Cummings drops the hammer on White House official for defying House subpoena

House Oversight Committee Chairman Elijah Cummings (D-MD) on Tuesday dropped the hammer on Carl Kline, the former security specialist who signed off on security clearance for Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner.