Michigan state Rep. Bettie Cook Scott is taking heat for a series of racist insults she used about election opponent Stephanie Chang.
A new Quinnipiac poll shows increased public support for Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the Supreme Court, fueled by an eight-point swing in his favor by independents.
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) is one of Rep. Keith Ellison’s (D., Minn.) most prominent allies, but he didn’t have any advice Thursday for Ellison in the face of domestic abuse allegations.
Indiana Sen. Joe Donnelly (D.), on the airwaves this week boasting of his support for funding a border wall with Mexico, received a helping hand from his New Jersey colleague Cory Booker, who was caught earlier this month calling for the elimination of all walls.
More than 300 media outlets across the country published coordinated editorials Thursday morning condemning President Donald Trump for his consistent attacks on the news media.
The opposition research outfit Colorado Rising Action says the campaign Twitter account for the Democratic nominee for attorney general made fun of the appearance of one of Rising’s video trackers in a series of tweets.
Democratic representative Keith Ellison (Minn.), now ensnared by a domestic abuse scandal of his own, was one of the only Democrats who didn’t return contributions from a Saudi Arabia-tied political donor after he was convicted of violently assaulting his wife.
Ilhan Omar, the former Minnesota legislator who won the Democratic primary for a House seat on Tuesday, once voted against a state bill to stop insurance payments to those convicted of terror acts, adding more fuel to accusations the candidate represents a fringe, anti-Israel section of the Democratic Party.