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Topics: Conservative Ideologies
Topics: Conservative Ideologies
POWER COMES IN ALL DIFFERENT tones and textures, which makes capturing it visually a particular challenge. It is a testimony to his talent and versatility that Nadav Kander has, for the second time, photographed a newly elected President for our Pers
The ongoing Trump Russia fiasco continued today with an angry back-and-forth between the press and the White House over its potential role in trying to silence a key witness to the investigation. Also, the Republican chair of the House Intelligence
Parisian photojournalist ZEN LEFORT began his career schlepping lighting equipment for fashion photographers. Since then, the 23-year-old has documented militias in the Central African Republic, children affected by Agent Orange in Vietnam, demonstra
The president’s Cabinet is finally full, as the Senate approved Alexander Acosta to serve as labor secretary on a 60-38 vote.
THE TORTURED PATH THAT BEGAN WITH A left turn onto Dealey Plaza on Nov. 22, 1963, will find its unlikely end point this October in College Park, Md. At a National Archives annex, the last remaining documents related to the assassination of President
Hours after the GOP-led efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act collapsed, a conservative-leaning group ran ads giving kudos to some members for keeping their promise to replace the health care law.
WHEN PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA WAS first introduced to the residence staff at the White House—the approximately 100 maids, butlers, chefs, florists and ushers who make it tick—he had a look of surprise on his face. Like most people, he never realized ho
Updated 12:20 p.m. On the final day of the confirmation hearings for Judge Neil Gorsuch, the Senate Democratic leader announced his opposition to the Supreme Court nominee. In a speech on the Senate floor, Chuck Schumer said Gorsuch "will have to ear
Commentators love to praise the peaceful handover of power—but this year, it stands as a reminder of the system’s fragility and shortcomings.
According to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, the number of people arrested or "deemed inadmissible" along the Southwest border continued to drop in March, after showing sharp declines in February.
Trump has visited a property that generates him money on 35.9% of the days he's been POTUS.
FOR A NATIONAL HEALTH CARE PLAN, the GOP replacement for Obamacare has never looked particularly healthy. Moderate Republicans don’t like the American Health Care Act (AHCA) because it would balloon the ranks of the uninsured. Conservatives say it do
The administration admits to asking the bureau’s deputy director to help it knock down a damaging story about the Trump campaign’s Russia contacts.
When Khizr Khan got the call from Hillary Clinton’s campaign staff asking him to speak at the Democratic National Convention on July 28, he knew exactly what he wanted to say. Khan, the father of Muslim U.S. Army Capt. Humayun Khan, who was killed at
IT ISN’T EASY TO BESTOW AWARDS FOR POLITICAL COURAGE in an election year—and it’s near impossible after a campaign like the one we’ve just experienced, which set a sad new standard for ugliness and mendacity. But as an eternal optimist, I proceed wit
THE PLAN, HATCHED BY SENATE Republicans after the unexpected death of Justice Antonin Scalia in February, was to make the presidential election into a referendum on the future of the Supreme Court. But the court has not cooperated. Given multiple c
A new Gallup poll is shining a very bright spotlight on President Donald Trump's relationship with the voting public. Specifically, the Gallup poll released on Monday illustrates that American citizens simply do not trust the president anymore. "Pre
Senator Rand Paul heard GOP leaders were keeping their health care legislation hidden. So he went to try and find it.
The election is over, but the president-elect is demonstrating he hopes to dominate Washington the same way he dominated his campaign rivals: by taking the case to his loyal movement of supporters.
FOR THE FIRST TIME THIS CENTURY, I WILL NOT BE ATTENDING the Republican convention. The reasons for this are complicated, but apparently they have to do with “keeping expenses low” and “drunk the entire time.” Which is too bad, since the only thing o
David Neiwert and Sarah Posner Meet the militia leaders and associates who have jumped on the Trump train. In April 2014, Donald Trump was asked about Cliven Bundy, the Nevada rancher who had recently led a militia-backed standoff with federal auth
The president is taking the permanent campaign to new levels with a political rally in Florida—the latest sign that he’s already planning for a second term.
House Republicans failed on Friday to repeal the Affordable Care Act, as the GOP's American Health Care Act was pulled from the House floor due to lack of support. It's a stunning embarrassment for both the Republican Party and its leader, President
The former national security adviser learns the hard way: It’s always the cover-up that gets you.
The president's stunning about-face on NATO caps off a 24-hour period of bizarre reversals on positions he held throughout the 2016 presidential campaign.
Michael Flynn reportedly misled the vice president about conversations with Russia. Sean Spicer has never found his stride. Kellyanne Conway is in Congress’s sights. Welcome to Survivor: West Wing.
President Trump's budget blueprint would increase defense spending and significantly decrease domestic spending across federal agencies.
The Republican plan to repeal and replace Obamacare is officially dead, after Republicans failed to garner enough support within their party for the legislation, multiple members of Congress told Mic on Friday. The death of the American Health Care A
President Trump’s nominee for labor secretary—already stalled in the Senate—disclosed that his family employed an undocumented immigrant.
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