Trump: 'Very hard to imagine' anything happened between Kavanaugh and accuser

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump President says Christine Blasey Ford deserves to be heard but continues to defend his nominee as an ‘outstanding man’ Trump said: ‘If she shows up and makes a credible showing, that will be very interesting and we’ll have to make a decision.’ Läs mer…

'Trumpwashing': the danger of turning the Republican resistance into liberal heroes

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US politics As figures once reviled by the left are hailed for their opposition to Trump, critics warn against forgetting the past George W Bush’s stance on Trump has earned respect, but some call the rehabilitation of his reputation ‘wilful historical amnesia’. Photograph: Brendan Läs mer…

Trump's insecurity and 'bullshit' hush money: key takeaways from Stormy Daniels' book

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Stormy Daniels Trump’s insecurity and ‘bullshit’ hush money: key takeaways from Stormy Daniels’ book Daniels’ memoir Full Disclosure contains vivid details about Trump’s beauty regime and his rapport with Hillary Clinton Stormy Daniels in West Hollywood in May. Daniels wrote that she overheard a Läs mer…

Democrats taking Senate 'would be bigger shock than Trump in 2016'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US midterms 2018 YouGov pollster plays down talk of a blue wave sweeping away Republican majority: ‘Democrats have to win seven of the nine. I think the odds of that happening are not good’ ‘When you really take a deep breath and think … Läs mer…

The politics minute: Trump fan Chris Collins running in New York

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The politics minute US news The midterms are approaching, and here’s your latest news from Washington, including Republicans running and Democrats making 2020 moves Chris Collins: the first member of Congress to endorse Trump. Photograph: Mark Makela/Reuters Good evening, I’m Ben Jacobs, and this Läs mer…

What the Brett Kavanaugh allegations might mean for his confirmation

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brett Kavanaugh Claims about the supreme court nominee’s behavior could stiffen Democratic opposition and make some Republicans waver Brett Kavanaugh is facing multiple calls for the Senate judiciary committee vote on his confirmation set for Thursday to be delayed. Photograph: Drew Angerer/Getty Images The Läs mer…

Hillary Clinton in blistering new attack on Trump: 'Our democracy is in crisis'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Hillary Clinton In afterword to her book What Happened, Clinton accuses Trump of undermining democracy and positioning himself as a tyrant ‘Trump and his cronies do so many despicable things that it can be hard to keep track,’ Clinton writes in the afterword to Läs mer…

Kavanaugh accuser willing to testify before Senate committee, lawyer says

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brett Kavanaugh Attorney: ‘This is not a politically motivated action’ Republican Jeff Flake among calls for vote to be delayed Brett Kavanaugh looks on during his Senate judiciary committee confirmation hearing. Photograph: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images A lawyer for Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who Läs mer…

In Georgia governor's race can a black woman make history?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; In Georgia governor’s race can a black woman make history? Stacey Abrams is running in Georgia to become America’s first black female governor. Photograph: Christopher Aluka Berry/Reuters Progressive Democrat Stacey Abrams is taking on Trump-style Republican Brian Kemp in a state where all 82 Läs mer…

Brett Kavanaugh accuser speaks to Washington Post about alleged sexual assault

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brett Kavanaugh Christine Blasey Ford describes alleged 1980s incident Says supreme court pick tried ‘to remove my clothing’ Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in during his Senate confirmation hearing. Photograph: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images A woman who alleges she was subjected to a drunken sexual assault Läs mer…

'Impeachment is hell': Manafort deal increases pressure on Trump

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Trump-Russia investigation Washington ablaze with talk of ultimate move against president What we know so far about Mueller’s Russia investigation Donald Trump speaks in the East Room of the White House, on Wednesday. Photograph: Susan Walsh/AP Speculation about the impeachment of Donald Trump is Läs mer…

Barack Obama is back to fire up the base – Democrat and Republican

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Barack Obama Barack Obama is back to fire up the base – Democrat and Republican The ex-president is on the trail for the midterms, attacking Donald Trump. Strategists on both sides welcome him Barack Obama speaks during a campaign rally for Richard Cordray in Läs mer…

Beautiful Country Burn Again review: Trump, 2016 and America's 'long con'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump Beautiful Country Burn Again review: Trump, 2016 and America’s ‘long con’ Essays by the novelist Ben Fountain, commissioned by the Guardian, chart a bizarre year that led to the madness of now Donald Trump at Drake University, Iowa, in January 2016. Photograph: Läs mer…

Are Google search results politically biased? | Jeff Hancock et al

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Opinion Technology Are Google search results politically biased? Treating search results as a media source in their own right is a key step in analyzing alleged political bias Donald Trump has claimed that Google’s search results are ‘rigged’ against rightwing sources. Photograph: Alamy Stock Läs mer…