Republicans Are Taking a Sledgehammer to Voting Rights

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Republicans Are Taking a Sledgehammer to Voting RightsTrump’s voter fraud lies are fueling efforts across the country to dramatically restrict access to the ballot. The GOP’s opposition to voting rights, says Democratic attorney Marc Elias, has become “the central tenet of their party.”  By Eric Lutz March 2, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save

“The More Sainted You Become, the Harder the Fall”: As Scandal Rocks Cuomo, the Governor Is Determined to Hold On to Power

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>“The More Sainted You Become, the Harder the Fall”: As Scandal Rocks Cuomo, the Governor Is Determined to Hold On to PowerCuomo has muscled his way out of sticky spots before, and he’s still a long way from resignation. But more accusers could change the calculus. By Chris Smith March 1, 2021 Facebook

“We’re Not Opening the Dementia Thing”: Inside Team Biden’s Freakout Over Julia Louis-Dreyfus’s Trump Jokes

split-screen-content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>“We’re Not Opening the Dementia Thing”: Inside Team Biden’s Freakout Over Julia Louis-Dreyfus’s Trump Jokes At the 2020 Democratic National Convention, Veep’s showrunner clashed with organizers over the HBO star’s act—an episode revealing how the Biden campaign tried to tamp down any drama on its road to the White House. By Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes

Back to Normal: Biden Edition

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Back to Normal: Biden EditionThe president’s cabinet nominees are cranking through, Democrats are tied up over a $15 minimum wage, and the Potato Heads are making headlines. By Emily Jane Fox and Joe Hagan February 26, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories.

Saudi Crown Prince Gonna Have to Sign Off On a Lot More Bone-Saw Murders to Get the U.S. to Do Anything About It

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Saudi Crown Prince Gonna Have to Sign Off On a Lot More Bone-Saw Murders to Get the U.S. to Do Anything About ItMohammed bin Salman is reportedly too important to punish for greenlighting journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s death. By Bess Levin February 27, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit

The Minimum Wage Fight Is Already Straining Democrats’ Control of Congress

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>The Minimum Wage Fight Is Already Straining Democrats’ Control of CongressJoe Biden and progressives mostly see eye to eye on a $15 minimum wage. But an unexpected decision Thursday has forced them to confront intra-party fractures on how to get there.  By Eric Lutz February 26, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To

Mitch McConnell: Heck Yeah, I Support Trump Running in 2024. Why, Did He Do Something Bad?

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Mitch McConnell: Heck Yeah, I Support Trump Running in 2024. Why, Did He Do Something Bad?The Senate minority leader says he would “absolutely” back Trump as the party’s nominee, less than two weeks after declaring the ex-president “practically and morally responsible” for the attack on the Capitol. By Bess Levin February 26, 2021

Chrissy Teigen Is the Biden Whisperer

split-screen-content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Chrissy Teigen Is the Biden Whisperer At least on Twitter, that is. By Kenzie Bryant February 24, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories. Photos from Getty Images.  Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories.

Republicans Are Pitching a Fit Over Neera Tanden’s “Mean Tweets”

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Republicans Are Pitching a Fit Over Neera Tanden’s “Mean Tweets” After four years of Trump’s nonstop vitriol, the former president’s Republican enablers—along with Democrat Joe Manchin and GOP moderate Mitt Romney—are prepared to sink Tanden’s OMB nomination over impolitic tweets and “overtly partisan statements.” By Eric Lutz February 23, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save

Republican Lawmaker: Capitol Rioters Were Actually Democrats Disguised as Trump Supporters

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Republican Lawmaker Ron Johnson: Capitol Rioters Were Actually Democrats Disguised as Trump SupportersYes, Ron Johnson actually wants people to believe this.  By Bess Levin February 24, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories. By ANDREW HARNIK/POOL/AFP via Getty Images. Facebook Twitter Email Save

Networks Booking Election-Deniers Helps Keep Trump’s Big Lie Alive

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Networks Booking Election-Deniers Helps Keep Trump’s Big Lie AliveSteve Scalise’s appearance on This Week underscores how election-related disinformation has persisted, owing in part to news outlets' continued willingness to air it. By Charlotte Klein February 22, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories.

Donald Trump Jr. Succeeds His Father as Biggest Asshole on Twitter

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Donald Trump Jr. Succeeds His Father as Biggest Asshole on TwitterThe former first son attacked teachers in a deranged video featuring half a dozen guns. By Bess Levin February 22, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories. By Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty

At Mar-a-Lago, Trump Is Mapping Out His Role as Republican Kingmaker

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>At Mar-a-Lago, Trump Is Mapping Out His Role as Republican Kingmaker Ramping up his political activities, the former president is reportedly only taking meetings with those who share his desire for revenge. By Charlotte Klein February 21, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories.

Biden Wants the World to Know that “America Is Back”

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Biden Wants the World to Know that “America Is Back”After Trump disengaged from traditional U.S. allies, his successor formally rejoined the Paris climate agreement on Friday and expressed a desire for more international cooperation.  By Eric Lutz February 19, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then

Joe Biden’s Honeymoon With Progressive Democrats Is Officially Over

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Joe Biden’s Honeymoon With Progressive Democrats Is Officially OverWith his announcement that he “will not” cancel $50,000 of student loan debt, Biden commenced the first battle with the progressives who helped to elect him.  By Eric Lutz February 18, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then

With Impeachment Over, Can Biden Grab the Spotlight?

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>With Impeachment Over, Can Biden Grab the Spotlight?The White House is moving full steam ahead on the president’s agenda, including a $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief plan that enjoys support from many Republican governors and mayors—yet faces opposition from GOP members of Congress.  By Charlotte Klein February 15, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story

TikTok Reportedly Not Being Sold Now That Trump is Out of Office

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>TikTok Reportedly Not Being Sold Now That Trump is Out of OfficeEveryone continue to go about their viral business.  By Jordan Hoffman February 15, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories. By Lorenzo Di Cola/NurPhoto/Getty Images Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist

With Second Impeachment Acquittal, Republicans Pass Another Trump Loyalty Test

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>With Second Impeachment Acquittal, Republicans Pass Another Trump Loyalty TestThe Democrats’ damning case against the former president for inciting the deadly January 6 insurrection at the Capitol wasn’t enough for 43 GOP Senators who still refuse to hold him accountable. By Eric Lutz February 13, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist

Report: Mike Pence Is Weirdly Understanding About Trump Almost Getting Him Killed

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Report: Mike Pence Is Weirdly Understanding About Trump Almost Getting Him KilledThe relationship will apparently never be the same, but Pence doesn’t think Trump deserves as much blame as people are suggesting. By Bess Levin February 12, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved

Without Trump Egging Them On, the MAGA Faithful Seem Bored By Impeachment

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Without Trump Egging Them On, the MAGA Faithful Seem Bored By Impeachment“Who cares?” shrugged Fox News host Tucker Carlson, as the former president’s followers turn their attention to Biden’s agenda and culture war crusades.  By Charlotte Klein February 10, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then

“It’s Chaos”: Behind the Scenes of Donald McNeil’s New York Times Exit

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>“It’s Chaos”: Behind the Scenes of Donald McNeil’s New York Times ExitSenior editors beamed in by video, staffers raged on Slack, and takes flowed on Twitter. Even with all the recent Times drama—Caliphate, Chillsgate—the McNeil mess, said one reporter, is “the most explosive scandal I’ve seen at the paper.” By Joe Pompeo February

Biden Won’t Touch Impeachment With a 100-Foot Pole

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Biden Won’t Touch Impeachment With a 100-Foot PoleAs Democrats move to hold Trump accountable for last month’s deadly assault on the Capitol, Biden is strategically avoiding weighing in on the case against his predecessor. By Charlotte Klein February 9, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then

Trump’s Lawyer Kicks Off Impeachment Trial by (Accidentally?) Suggesting Trump Should Be Arrested

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Trump’s Lawyer Kicks Off Impeachment Trial by (Accidentally?) Suggesting Trump Should Be Arrested It was one of the very few clear points Bruce Castor made over the course of his rambling, incoherent opening statement. By Bess Levin February 9, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View

Trump’s Election Lies Are Fueling a New GOP Voter Suppression Crusade

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Trump’s Election Lies Are Fueling a New GOP Voter Suppression CrusadeFresh off Congressional Republicans’ attempt to overturn the 2020 election, state-level officials are on a disenfranchisement blitz, introducing more than 160 bills this year to restrict ballot access going forward.  By Eric Lutz February 9, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist

Trump’s Impeachment Lawyers: He Was Heartbroken By Capitol Violence, How Dare You Suggest Otherwise

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Trump’s Impeachment Lawyers: He Was Heartbroken By Capitol Violence, How Dare You Suggest Otherwise The ex-president’s attorneys insist he was “horrified” about the attack his personally set into motion.  By Bess Levin February 9, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories. Donald Trump speaks

A Majority of Americans Want Trump Convicted but Republicans Can’t Unlatch Their Lips From His Ass

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>A Majority of Americans Want Trump Convicted but Republicans Can’t Unlatch Their Lips From His AssThe GOP has already decided to let Trump get away with everything.  By Bess Levin February 8, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories. Donald Trump gestures to

Amanda Gorman’s Super Bowl 2021 Poem Honored Pandemic Heroes

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Amanda Gorman’s Super Bowl 2021 Poem Honored Pandemic HeroesThough the NFL didn’t announce Gorman’s role at the 55th annual game until after her star turn at the inauguration, the poet said the Super Bowl invitation predated it. By Erin Vanderhoof February 7, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit

The Big Lie at the Center of Trump’s Impeachment Trial Has Cost Taxpayers Millions

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>The Big Lie at the Center of Trump’s Impeachment Trial Has Cost Taxpayers MillionsThe former president’s bogus election-theft claims have rung up a $519 million bill—so far. This week, his lawyers will argue that they were justified.  By Charlotte Klein February 7, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story To revist this article, visit

Dolly Parton Tells Jimmy Fallon How “9 to 5” Became “5 to 9”

content-header__row content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>Dolly Parton Tells Jimmy Fallon How “9 to 5” Became “5 to 9”“That song's had more lives than a cat!” By Jordan Hoffman February 6, 2021 Facebook Twitter Email Save Story Save this story for later. By Stephen Lovekin/Shutterstock Facebook Twitter Email Save Story Save this story for later. Only someone as winning

“A Huge Potential for Chaos”: How the COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout Was Hobbled by Turf Wars and Magical Thinking

split-screen-content-header__hed” data-testid=”ContentHeaderHed”>“A Huge Potential for Chaos”: How the COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout Was Hobbled by Turf Wars and Magical Thinking Inside the Trump administration, sensible ideas for how to manage a massive, unprecedented distribution of vaccinations were no match for bureaucratic knife fighting, gung ho hubris, and a knee-jerk aversion to strong federal action. By Katherine