ICE arrests, deportations declining in Colorado and Wyoming

DENVER (AP) – A federal report has shown fewer people in Colorado and Wyoming were arrested…

Senate Confirms John Sullivan as U.S. Ambassador to Russia

The Senate on Thursday confirmed President Trump’s nominee John J. Sullivan to be the next United…

McDonald’s Notches Big Victory in Labor Board Ruling

The federal labor board handed McDonald’s a major victory on Thursday, ordering a judge to approve…

Pete Buttigieg Is Met With Protests as He Opens His Fund-Raisers to Press

Mayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend, Ind., faced back-to-back days of protest this week, as liberal…

Will Trump Debate a Democrat in 2020? He’s Not So Sure.

WASHINGTON — President Trump is discussing with his advisers the possibility of sitting out the general…

Cory Booker Keeps Going

In less than six hours, we will know who’s officially made the cut for next week’s…

DeVos Defends Restricting Debt Relief for Bilked Students

WASHINGTON — Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Thursday vigorously defended her decision to grant partial or…

Divided Court Hears Trump Emoluments Case: ‘We Are Up Here Winging It’

RICHMOND, Va. — A federal appeals court in Virginia heard arguments Thursday about whether to revive…

Senate Passes Resolution Recognizing Armenian Genocide, in Defiance of Trump

WASHINGTON — The Senate voted unanimously on Thursday to recognize the Armenian genocide as a matter…

Republicans Are Now ‘the Beer and Bluejeans Party’ Because of Trump. So Says the Trump Campaign.

WASHINGTON — Hours before the House Judiciary Committee was set to take a historic vote to…

Yes, It Was Like That All Day

WASHINGTON — “Wait, is it going to be like this all day?” A spectator in the…

Trump’s Order to Combat Anti-Semitism Divides Its Audience: American Jews

Amir Kashfi felt a sigh of relief when he heard that President Trump had signed an…

For Trump, Impeachment May Be a Political Plus but Also a Personal Humiliation

WASHINGTON — Under pressure over his possible impeachment, President Richard M. Nixon supposedly talked to the…

Justice Dept. Releases Legal Opinions That Could Bolster Trump’s Claim of Executive Privilege

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department has released several internal legal opinions that could help bolster President…

Impeachment Briefing: Late-Night Vote Is Postponed

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Gen Z, Tell Us About Your Political Views

Members of Generation Z — people born after 1996 — are about to play a major…

Democrats Agree on One Thing: They’re Very, Very Nervous

GREENWOOD, S.C. — The past three years have not been easy for the political fortunes or…

Panel Approves Impeachment Articles and Sends Charges for a House Vote

WASHINGTON — A fiercely divided House Judiciary Committee pushed President Trump to the brink of impeachment…

U.S. and China Reach Initial Trade Deal

WASHINGTON — The United States and China said they had agreed to an initial trade deal…

Elizabeth Warren Is Fighting a Two-Flank War

Welcome to Poll Watch, our weekly look at polling data and survey research on the candidates,…