Rep. Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., plans to hold a call with House Republicans as he prepares for a potential challenge during the vote for speaker of the House on January 3. NBC News' Allie Raffa reports from Capitol Hill.
- The Hill
The White House hit back after Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) said he wants to “strengthen” Medicare and Social Security, arguing on Sunday that the House GOP leader and his conference actually want to slash spending on the entitlement programs. McCarthy said in an interview on CBS’s “Face the Nation” earlier Sunday that he wants to…
Billionaire entrepreneur promoted fake news and conspiracy theory linked to violent attack on Paul Pelosi.
Arizona Democratic Senate candidate Ruben Gallego, who's trying to unseat Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, says 'nobody' in the state 'has really spoken to' her she joined the upper chamber
"Nobody in Arizona has really spoken to her in the last four years. This is why she is where she is," Rep. Gallego said of Sen. Sinema on Thursday.
- Sacramento Bee
His parachute only partly opened, sending him into an uncontrolled fall.
- The Hill
Former NATO Supreme Allied Commander James Stavridis said the West sending tanks to Ukraine to provide additional aid in its war with Russia “creates real problems” for Russian President Vladimir Putin. Putin is trying to scare the West with the Kremlin’s comments that NATO countries’ move to send tanks to Ukraine increases their “direct involvement”…
Government Shutdown 2023: Will Your Social Security Payments Stop Now That the Debt Ceiling Has Been Reached?
The U.S. reached its debt ceiling on Jan. 19 the Treasury Department announced on Thursday, Jan. 19. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen says extraordinary measures have begun to mitigate financial...
- The Daily Beast
Consolidated News PicturesAttorney General Merrick Garland should fire special counsel John Durham. Durham, a previously well-respected United States Attorney for Connecticut, was assigned in 2019 by Trump’s Attorney General William Barr to review the origins of the so-called Russia probe—Crossfire Hurricane—that became the Mueller special counsel investigation.As reported by The New York Times, Barr had been “egged on” by the former president to support Trumpworld’s efforts to discredit the Mue
- Florida Today
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- The New Voice of Ukraine
Ukrainian MPs and former members of the outlawed Opposition Platform – For Life (OPZZh) party Natalia Korolevska and her husband Yuriy Solod have given up their mandates as lawmakers, the Ukrainska Pravda online newspaper reported on Jan. 29
Turkey warned its citizens on Saturday against "possible Islamophobic, xenophobic and racist attacks" in the United States and Europe after its Western allies cautioned their citizens in Turkey about possible terror attacks. In two separate travel advisories, the Turkish foreign ministry recommended its citizens in the United States and European countries "act calmly in the face of possible xenophobic and racist harassment and attacks" and to "stay away from areas where demonstrations may intensify."
- Associated Press
The National Prayer Breakfast, one of the most visible and long-standing events that brings religion and politics together in Washington, is splitting from the private religious group that had overseen it for decades, due to concerns the gathering had become too divisive. The organizer and host for this year's breakfast, scheduled for Thursday, will be the National Prayer Breakfast Foundation, headed by former Sen. Mark Pryor, D-Ark. Sen. Chris Coons, a regular participant and chairman of the Senate ethics committee, said the move was prompted in part by concerns in recent years that members of Congress did not know important details about the larger multiday gathering.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
An unlikely coalition of conservative groups and others is fighting on behalf of the Laredo citizen journalist.
- NBC News
Rep. Jim Jordan argued that federal agencies were handling President Joe Biden's and former President Donald Trump's classified documents cases differently, on NBC News' "Meet the Press" Sunday.
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- The New Voice of Ukraine
Ukraine expects to receive 24 modern fighter jets from partner nations, Air Force spokesperson Yuriy Ihnat said in a comment to Spanish daily newspaper El País on Jan. 28.
New 'PELOSI' bill may have a spiteful name — but there's still 'tremendous momentum' in the crusade to stop politicians from insider trading. Here's why
The battle of the bills turns personal.
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
When Doug Ducey transported migrants from Tucson, it was considered cruel. Apparently not when Gov. Katie Hobbs does the same.
California Secretary of State Shirley Weber spoke to the state's groundbreaking reparations task force Friday at the beginning of a meeting in San Diego.
- WMUR - Manchester
Former President Donald Trump's plane lands at Manchester-Boston Regional Airport
- Argus Leader
In her home state Capitol, the potential 2024 White House contender has not personally taken questions from reporters.