William Barr’s confirmation hearing expected to be a battle over Mueller’s future

Two years of simmering tension between the White House, the Justice Department and Congress will culminate in Tuesday’s confirmation hearing of William P. Barr to be the next attorney general, where he is expected to… Read More

House Democrats prepare fusillade of Trump investigations – POLITICO

Democrats want to investigate the Trump Hotel deal and President Donald Trump’s taxes. They want to haul up conflicted Cabinet officials and dig into controversial changes to the census and food stamps. They want to… Read More

President Trump bets big on Supreme Court to uphold controversial policies after lower court losses

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump is betting big on the Supreme Court in 2019 to revive controversial policies on issues ranging from immigration and border security to transgender soldiers in the military. Seeking to match the… Read More

‘The worst year of Donald Trump’s life’ is coming — and he’ll be powerless to stop it: historian

As Democrats take control of the House of Representatives and special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation plows ahead, 2019 has the potential to be a calamitous year for President Donald Trump. In fact, historian Jon Wiener… Read More

Team Trump’s Blueprint for Fighting Back Against the Mueller Report

Sure, there have been a few nasty tweets, and maybe an over-caffeinated interview or two. But ever since Special Counsel Robert Mueller began investigating the Kremlin’s interference in the U.S. election, Trump World has basically… Read More

Trump’s Inauguration Paid Trump’s Company — With Ivanka in the Middle

As the inaugural committee planned the landmark celebration, internal concerns were raised about whether Trump’s Washington hotel was overcharging for event space. The spending could be a violation of the law. by Ilya Marritz, WNYC,… Read More