Politics

Why Nevada could surprise us

Finding a public poll of the Nevada caucuses has been like trying to find a needle in a haystack.There have been just eight polls released publicly over the last three months. Two of those were internal polls. Only five of…

AOC's PAC throws weight behind 7 progressive women candidates with endorsements

Democratic freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York announced on Friday that her political action committee will endorse a series of progressive women congressional candidates, including challengers to incumbent Democrats.Ocasio-Cortez said on Twitter that the group, Courage to Change, is…

Donald Trump's fundamentally un-American 'Parasite' critique

Donald Trump isn't a fan of "Parasite.""How bad were the Academy Awards this year, did you see? 'And the winner is ... a movie from South Korea,'" said the President of the United States on Thursday night of the Oscar-winning,…

Heated Intelligence briefing relayed to Trump by House Republican allies

Republican lawmakers vocally objected to an intelligence briefing assessment that Russia prefers President Donald Trump to win in 2020 — and Rep. Devin Nunes of California, a close Trump ally, told the President about the election meddling briefing afterward, according…

America's Russia nightmare is back

It's happening again.America is blundering into a new Russia election-meddling hall of mirrors that's already doing Moscow's work: tearing fresh political divides and threatening to again tarnish democracy's most sacred moment, a national election.Revelations Thursday about intelligence assessments that Russia…

Mike Bloomberg is ready to move on from his first debate

(CNN) -- Mike Bloomberg would like you to forget about last night. The former New York mayor barely mentioned here in Utah his rocky performance at Wednesday night's Democratic debate. And for the fleeting moment that he did, he made…

US and UK accuse Russia of major cyber attack on Georgia

The US, UK, and Georgia accused the Russian military Thursday of being behind a major 2019 cyber attack on Georgia that disrupted "several thousand Georgian government and privately-run websites and interrupted the broadcast of at least two major television stations.""On…

What drives Amy Klobuchar's disdain for Pete Buttigieg

Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar first publicly vented her chief frustration with Pete Buttigieg nine months ago in a parking lot in Cresco, Iowa.He is benefiting from male privilege and wouldn't be treated the same if he were a woman, she…

Stopping Bernie Sanders just got a lot harder

If you tuned in to even five minutes of Wednesday night's Democratic presidential debate, you'd have concluded that former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg was the race's clear front-runner. He was savaged at every turn by almost every candidate…

No, Bernie Sanders, most voters aren't comfortable with socialism

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- This is the moment for the ultimate question of the Bernie Sanders movement: is the United States ready for a socialist President? At Wednesday's Democratic presidential debate, Sanders defended himself as a socialist (he calls…