Presidential hopefuls John Delaney and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders met with the House of Representatives’ largest caucus Tuesday afternoon, marking the first sit-down talks intended to clinch an endorsement from a group that represents the moderate wing of the Democratic Party, sources confirm to Yahoo News.
Rep. Mike Kelly, R-Pa., who voted against the House resolution to condemn Trump’s tweet as racist, offered an unusual rationale for doing so.
As the president continued his attack against four Democratic congresswomen of color, the self-proclaimed “Squad” say that they will not be distracted by him.
President Trump has a pattern of making racially divisive comments that many call out as racist. Some political observers think he may be provoking an outcry because he believes it helps him politically.
President Trump's tweets attacking four congresswomen of color has rocked the political world. What impact will his statements and their response have going forward? The 360 looks at issues in the news from a variety of perspectives.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that he doesn’t believe Donald Trump is a racist despite the president’s calls for four Democratic lawmakers to “go back” to the “crime infested places from which they came.”
The counselor to the president lashed out at a White House reporter who pressed her on President Trump’s tweets saying four Democratic congresswomen of color should “go back” to their home countries.
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President Trump took to Twitter on Tuesday morning to argue that prior comments he made about four Democratic congresswomen of color were not racist.
In in a scathing new op-ed, the conservative lawyer and husband of White House counselor Kellyanne Conway blasted Trump over his attack on four Democratic congresswomen of color.
Jack Burkman’s controversial involvement in the case — including attention-getting gimmicks and press conferences filled with wild and completely unsubstantiated claims — would ultimately lead to a real-life shooting: of Burkman himself.
The freshmen Democrats targeted by President Trump hold a news conference of their own.
As the public grappled with President Trump’s latest insulting tweetstorm, widely condemned as racist, the Department of Justice held a Monday event billed as a summit on combating anti-Semitism.
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President Trump sought on Monday to deflect criticism that tweets he wrote over the weekend about four female Democratic congresswomen were racist by asserting that the women “hate our country.”
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More than 24 hours since President Trump attacked four Democratic congresswomen of color, few Republican members of Congress have publicly criticized the president for his tweets.
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President Trump apparently called on four newly elected congresswomen of color to apologize to him after he said they should “go back” to their “broken and crime infested” countries. The comments were widely condemned as racist — and three of the four were born in the U.S.
As an heiress to the Disney fortune, anything Abigail Disney says about the brand beloved by millions worldwide garners attention. And she’s calling out the Walt Disney Co.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez lashed out at President Trump, who tweeted that she and three other congresswomen of color should “go back” to their “broken and crime infested” countries, pointing out that she was born in the United States.
President Trump defended conditions of crowded migrants detention facilities after Vice President Mike Pence offered mixed reviews after a tour at the border he completed last week.
A media tour that included a Yahoo News reporter is part of a new transparency initiative by the U.S. Dept of Health and Human Services being tested at a facility in Carrizo Springs, Texas, which opened on June 30.