Florida Retail Federation backs Kathleen Passidomo for re-election
Brexit Politics Stymies U.K. Health-Care Debate
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House candidate blames Congress for family separations
Politics reporter goes viral after freaking out to Barry Trotz news during Senate Judiciary Committee hearing
‘Why Mahmoud Yakubu shouldn’t be allowed to conduct 2019 polls’
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Government wants new screening layer for High Court judges
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Florida Retail Federation backs Kathleen Passidomo for re-election

On Tuesday, the Florida Retail Federation announced its endorsement of Naples Republican Kathleen Passidomo for a second term in Senate District 28. “Senator Passidomo has been a true champion for retail by helping ensure Floridians...

Brexit Politics Stymies U.K. Health-Care Debate

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May announced on Sunday that the country's crisis-ridden National Health Service will receive an additional 20 billion pounds ($26.5 billion at today’s exchange rate) by 2023.In normal times, that sort...

Trump’s ascent reflects change in nature of celebrity, says...

Kathryn Cramer Brownell, photo: Ian Willoughby Was it the case in the early days of the Hollywood studios that for the executives, many of whom were Jewish immigrants from Eastern Europe, being connected to politicians gave them a...

House candidate blames Congress for family separations

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's Republican congressional candidate in a district along the border with Mexico is blaming Congress for an immigration crisis that has led to the separation of immigrant children...

Politics reporter goes viral after freaking out to Barry...

Washington Examiner politics reporter Kelly Cohen thought it would be another boring day on the hill. Instead she unexpectedly went viral for her reaction on live TV to the day’s biggest sports story. At 3...

‘Why Mahmoud Yakubu shouldn’t be allowed to conduct 2019...

INEC chairman Prof Mahmoud Yakubu• INEC won’t be distracted, says official•1.4m Lagos voter’s cards yet to be claimedA group, Good Governance Initiative (GGI), has lent its voice to the call for resignation or sack...

Government wants new screening layer for High Court judges

NEW DELHI: The government wants to introduce a layer of screening at the initial level of shortlisting candidates fit for becoming Judges. Union law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday said that the government is...

Politics This Morning: Trudeau meets with Muslim community; Freeland...

Good Tuesday morning, At 8:15 a.m., Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor is slated to deliver remarks at the Canadian Nurses Association's biennial convention. She'll also engage in an armchair discussion on health policy with the...

Judge mulls booting House candidate in residency filing flap

PHOENIX (AP) — A judge is being asked to kick a Democratic congressional candidate off the Aug. 28 primary ballot because opponents say she filed false information about where she lives.A lawsuit filed by...

Sarumi-Aliyu declares for Oyo governorship election

Oyo State may get its first female governor come 2019 as Bolanle Sarumi Aliyu has formally declared her interest to run for the top seat in the state in next year’s general elections. Declaring at...

U.S. Senate passes bill calling for troops to join...

CNA file photo Washington, June 18 (CNA) The U.S. Senate on Monday passed an annual defense policy bill for fiscal year 2019, which included recommendations for American troops to participate in Taiwan's military exercises and...

Patronage and power plays in Pakistan’s electoral politics

Author: Ayesha Siddiqa, University of London Pakistan’s coming elections are unfolding like a thriller — numerous twists and turns with little sense of what the ending will be. The story has taken a darker turn recently...

43 double votes may prompt redo of Clark County...

Clark County Registrar of Voters Joe Gloria is calling for a redo of a primary election decided by a razor-thin margin because 43 voters may have cast ballots twice as a result of an...

Queen’s NEPHEW planning to ENTER POLITICS as he applies...

The Earl of Snowdon, 56, is already a hereditary peer, but is seeking to become a fully fledged member of the chamber, it was revealed yesterday.He is one of 19 hereditary peers standing to...

White House scrambles to contain immigration fallout

Press secretary Sarah Sanders delayed her briefing almost four hours as Kirstjen Nielsen, the homeland security secretary, was flown back from New Orleans to face reporters. Originally scheduled for 1:15 p.m., the briefing was...

White House scrambles to contain immigration fallout

Press secretary Sarah Sanders delayed her briefing almost four hours as Kirstjen Nielsen, the homeland security secretary, was flown back from New Orleans to face reporters. Originally scheduled for 1:15 p.m., the briefing was...

Labor moves to split government's income tax bill –...

Labor moves to split government's income tax bill – politics live  The GuardianFull coverage

White House insists Democrats to blame for family separations...

Updated 2 hours agoWASHINGTON — President Trump doubled down Monday on his false insistence that Democrats are to blame for the administration's forced separation of migrant children from their families at...

Focus at Four: The politics and policy behind separating...

A Texas A&M public policy expert explains the polling, politics, and potential policy issues within the Trump Administration's methods at the U.S.-Mexico border. The administration recently implemented a policy of separating children from their...

Senators Remain Split as They Question Justice Dept. Watchdog...

Senators Remain Split as They Question Justice Dept. Watchdog on F.B.I. ReportImageMichael E. Horowitz, left, the Justice Department inspector general, and Christopher A. Wray, the F.B.I. director, testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee on...

FBI Director Christopher Wray, Justice Department watchdog refute President...

“I know you’re playing by norms and rules that apply to the Department of Justice, but you’re dealing with the President of the United States,” Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal said. “He is distorting this...

As Europe’s Liberal Order Splinters, Trump Wields an Ax

As Europe’s Liberal Order Splinters, Trump Wields an AxImageChancellor Angela Merkel of Germany left Parliament on Monday after a meeting with the leadership of her party.CreditKay Nietfeld/DPA, via Agence France-Presse — Getty ImagesBy...

As Europe’s Liberal Order Splinters, Trump Wields an Ax

As Europe’s Liberal Order Splinters, Trump Wields an AxImageChancellor Angela Merkel of Germany left Parliament on Monday after a meeting with the leadership of her party.CreditKay Nietfeld/DPA, via Agence France-Presse — Getty ImagesBy...

Analysis | How to mislead with statistics, DHS Secretary...

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen speaks during a White House press briefing on Monday, June 18. (Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg) Conscripted by the White House to answer questions about the change in immigration...

Trump’s family separation policy has Republicans starting to panic...

As images of children being held in cages at detention centers near the border flash across television screens, Republicans are being pressured to take a stand on Trump's controversial policy, as the President and...

Carlos Uresti Resigns From Texas Senate

San Antonio state Senator Carlos Uresti—who was convicted of multiple fraud and money laundering counts in February—on Monday announced his resignation from office effective Thursday. “I have been blessed to serve the great State of...

Creates Act Finds New Life After Grassley Talks With...

They say you don't want to see how legislation or sausage are made. And the fight to bring the Creates Act to a vote points out just how powerful the pharmaceutical lobby is, and...

To err is political: fact-checking the debates of Democratic...

To err is political: fact-checking the debates of Democratic candidates for Maryland governor  Baltimore SunFull coverage

Man charged with threatening to harm Bernie Sanders, Kamala...

According to an indictment filed in the US District Court for the District of Columbia, Nicholas Bukoski "threatened to assault and murder" Sanders and Harris and made a threat "to injure participants in...

CA-House-22-nominated

06-05-18 21:46,, BULLETIN (AP) — Devin Nunes, GOP, nominated U.S. House, District 22, California.AP Elections 06-05-2018 21:46

Analysis | Why Trump would pardon Muhammad Ali, even...

President Trump said Friday morning he was considering posthumously pardoning boxing icon Muhammad Ali. Although Trump is reportedly very into pardoning now, especially for celebrities and those with celebrity champions, naming Ali raised eyebrows. The boxer's politics and the...

The Early Races To Watch On The Biggest Primary...

Despite all you may have read, California isn’t the only state holding primaries on Tuesday. In fact, this week is the closest we get to Super Tuesday in a non-presidential-election year: Eight states are...

Mark Cuban Has an Enriching Summer Ahead. These 5...

People love to love Mark Cuban. He's one of Shark Tank's most popular stars. From investing in products that he foresees will take on Elon Musk to doling out tough-love advice to millennial entrepreneurs,...

Democratic primaries take spotlight in House races in Va.

Democrats in Virginia are hoping to do their part in the national campaign to claim control of the House of Representatives, and it begins with nominating a slate of candidates in Tuesday's primary election.The...

Politics Report: SANDAG Executive Search … Has to Start...

Politics Report: SANDAG Executive Search ... Has to Start Over  Voice of San DiegoFull coverage

Tea Party Class of House Republicans Fades

Tea Party Class of House Republicans Fades  U.S. News & World ReportFull coverage

The Supreme Court Takes a Nakedly Political Turn

In a 5-4 decision along party lines, the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday upheld an Ohio law that lets the state kick people off the voter rolls if they don’t show up to vote...

Report: Coal exec Joe Craft, big UK donor, is...

Report: Coal exec Joe Craft, big UK donor, is 'cozy' to Scott Pruitt  Courier JournalFull coverage

Senate Judiciary Committee To Hear Testimony About IG Report

Rachel Martin talks to Sen. Richard Blumenthal about how senators are expected to question how the FBI and Department of Justice handled the investigation into Hillary Clinton's email server.

Italy Denies Permission for Migrant Rescue Vessel to Dock

Italy Denies Permission for Migrant Rescue Vessel to Dock  The Maritime ExecutiveFull coverage

Trump risks political damage as he barrels forward with...

President Donald Trump showed no sign of backing down from his administration's migrant family separation policy Monday, despite mounting condemnation of the practice that threatens the political fortunes of the president and his Republican...

Pernicious push polls pervert politics

“There are lies, damn lies and statistics,” goes the old saying. It has always been true that statistics can be presented in ways that are highly deceptive and intentionally misleading.A Midwestern city might truthfully...

Billionaire Industrialist David Koch Retires From Business and Politics

Billionaire Industrialist David Koch Retires From Business and Politics  TIMEConservative icon David Koch leaving business, politics  ABC NewsBillionaire conservative donor David Koch to retire from Koch Industries, influential political network  CNBCDavid Koch Steps Down From Family Business,...

The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: Chick-fil-EPA

-Written by Elaine Godfrey (@elainejgodfrey)Today in 5 Lines President Trump held a “Celebration of America” event in lieu of the planned Philadelphia Eagles celebration. Less than 24 hours before their visit to the White House,...

Republicans Want to Use the Census to Radically Change...

A polling station in Los Angeles on November 8, 2016. Richard Vogel/AP Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters.In March, the Trump administration added a question about US citizenship to the 2020...

In Montana’s US Senate race, expect the gloves to...

Going into Tuesday’s primary, Montanans already knew the race for the U.S. Senate seat this year would be a political brawl.Now voters knows the contestants. Incumbent Sen. Jon Tester, a Democrat, will face state...

FBI director says agency won’t repeat errors noted in...

WASHINGTON — The FBI is determined to not repeat any of the mistakes identified in a watchdog report on the handling...

6 crazy things that could happen in California's primary

6 crazy things that could happen in California's primary  Los Angeles TimesThe Political Dog Daze of Summer—Sunday Political Brunch June 3, 2018  GoLocal WorcesterBumpy road for California Democrats targeting Republican House seats  ReutersIs California Really Going to...

Williams grads ready themselves for politics, zombies and all...

By Elodie Reed, Eagle correspondent As the Williams College Class of 2018 gathered in the Frosh Quad Sunday, nothing about the overcast, quiet morning suggested drama. The seniors lined up along the brick walls and...

Pentagon climate change plans avoid Trump politics

In San Diego, the Navy has launched an effort to monitor and prepare for a sea level rise along the California coast.At the Marine Corps’ iconic Parris Island training facility in South Carolina, military...

CA-House-3-nominated

06-05-18 22:35,, BULLETIN (AP) — John Garamendi, Dem, nominated U.S. House, District 3, California.AP Elections 06-05-2018 22:35

Heitkamp, Cramer advance to Senate showdown

Heitkamp, the Democratic incumbent seeking a second term, was unopposed Tuesday. She collected 99.6 percent of the vote with 397 of 424 or 94 percent of precincts reporting, according to unofficial results from the...