Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Stirring up enthusiasm for midterms

They’re asking pastors to text their congregants about the importance of voting. They’re connecting with thousands of Puerto Ricans displaced by Hurricane Maria. And they’re relying on groups like the NAACP, which has tripled its spending from 2016 to energize black voters. Less than three...

Trump says ‘it’s not by fault’ if GOP loses in midterms

Facing the prospect of bruising electoral defeat in congressional elections, President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he won’t accept the blame if his party...

Elizabeth Warren vs Donald Trump and the Cherokee Nation

This article in Slate explains why the Cherokee Nation objects to Elizabeth Warren’s using a DNA test to verify that she had a Native American ancestor. I...

Judge throws out porn actress’ suit against Trump

A federal judge dismissed Stormy Daniels’ defamation lawsuit against President Donald Trump on Monday, saying the president made a “hyperbolic statement” against a political...