Former staffer: White House politicized Bolton…

A career government records professional says Trump administration officials at the White House repeatedly exerted political pressure in an unsuccessful effort to block the release of former national security adviser John Bolton’s tell-all book

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's untruths on court pick…

President Donald Trump and his Senate allies are misrepresenting the facts about Supreme Court nominations as he pushes ahead with a replacement for the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Cindy McCain Formally Endorses Joe Biden

Cindy McCain Formally Endorses Joe Biden. Cindy McCain, widow of late Arizona Senator John McCain, announced her endorsement of Joe Biden on Tuesday. . Her endorsement is significant, as she is a prominent Republican figure. In her official endorsement, McCain called Biden a “good and honest man.”. Joe and I don't always agree on the issues, and I know he and John certainly had some passionate arguments, but he is a good and honest man. He will lead us with dignity, Cindy McCain, via Axios. She also highlighted their different political parties, saying they are “Americans foremost.” . We are Republicans, yes, but Americans foremost. There's only one candidate in this race who stands up for our values as a nation, and that is @JoeBiden, Cindy McCain, via Axios. Biden has since thanked McCain for her endorsement, saying the election is “bigger than any one political party.” . [This election] requires all of us to come together as one America to restore the soul of the nation. Together, we'll get it done, Joe Biden, via Twitter

Florida seeks investigation on Bloomberg donation…

Florida’s attorney general is asking state and federal law enforcement to investigate possible election law violations after billionaire and former Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg helped raise more than $16 million for Florida felons to pay their debts so they can vote

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Reporters saw a 'Democrats for Trump' billboard…

Lawyers eye neo-Nazi website founder's assets for…

A Montana real estate agent’s attorneys are eyeing the assets of a neo-Nazi website operator to collect a $14 million court judgment against the man for an anti-Semitic harassment campaign that he orchestrated online against the Jewish woman and her family

Romney Indicates He Will Support SCOTUS Nominee…

Romney Indicates He Will Support , SCOTUS Nominee Vote. Senator Mitt Romney's announcement that he would support President Donald Trump's nomination for a Supreme Court justice likely means that the nomination will be appointed. My liberal friends have over many decades gotten very used to the idea of having a liberal court but that's not written in the stars, Senator Mitt Romney, (R-UT), via Politico. [It is] appropriate for a nation that is … center-right to have a court which reflects center-right points of view, Senator Mitt Romney, (R-UT), via Politico. Following the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Democrats have called for a nomination process this close to the presidential election to be delayed. In calling for a delay in the nomination of a SCOTUS justice, Democrats cite the unprecedented Senate blockage of former President Obama's nominee, Merrick Garland. Romney referred to "the Merrick Garland decision" as "unfair.". However, he stated that to deny Trump's nominee as a means of making up for Merrick Garland "also wouldn't make a lot of sense," and that such a decision "just doesn't follow." . Trump has indicated he hopes to announce his nomination as early as Friday

DOJ nearing antitrust action on Google; Trump…

As the Trump administration moves toward antitrust action against search giant Google, it’s campaigning to enlist support from sympathetic state attorneys general across the country

High court fight adds to pile of issues weighing…

The death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has set off a contentious political fight in Washington

Trump to Name Supreme Court Nominee Friday or…

Trump to Name Supreme Court Nominee Friday or Saturday. Longtime Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died on Friday, Sept. 18. During a phone interview with 'Fox and Friends' on Monday morning, . President Trump said he'll announce his pick to replace Ginsburg at the end of the week. He wants to allow time for Ginsburg's funeral services before making his nomination. We want to pay respect, President Donald Trump, to 'Fox and Friends'. The president also said he'd likely nominate a woman, and he's narrowed it down to five people. According to CNBC, likely candidates are Amy Coney Barrett and Barbara Lagoa. Democrats contend that a new nominee must be named after the upcoming presidential election. Trump said, "We have every right to do it, and we have plenty of time."

Judge: Eric Trump must testify in NY probe before…

A judge ruled Wednesday that President Donald Trump’s son Eric Trump must testify in a New York investigation into the family’s businesses before the November election

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Trump works to win over Catholic voters on…

President Donald Trump says he'll be signing an executive order that would require health care providers to provide medical care to all babies born alive as he makes an election-year push to energize voters opposed to abortion

Missouri governor, opponent of mandatory masks…

Missouri Gov. Mike Parson, a Republican who has steadfastly refused to require residents to wear masks, tested positive for the coronavirus

Pence, Ivanka bring law-and-order tour to city of…

Vice President Mike Pence and Ivanka Trump are bringing President Donald Trump's law-and-order message to Minneapolis, the city where George Floyd's death set off a worldwide protest movement

Pompeo warns of China influence in state, local…

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warns that China is aggressively attempting to influence state and local governments, delivering the message in the presidential battleground state of Wisconsin

Trump Homeland Security pick denies intelligence…

President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the Department of Homeland Security is denying allegations that he molded intelligence reports to suit the administration

Trump tightens Cuba sanctions as he woos…

Americans won't be allowed to bring cigars and rum home from Cuba or stay at government-owned lodging there under new measures President Donald Trump says will help to financially starve the island's government

Powell faces lawmakers' skepticism on some Fed…

Chairman Jerome Powell on Wednesday defended the Federal Reserve’s efforts to support the economy during the pandemic-induced recession from assertions that its programs bungled aspects of its response

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Trump, social media, right-wing news stir up…

Social media disinformation, right-wing news outlets and even some of the nation’s most powerful leaders have stirred up a new boogeyman for many Americans to fear: antifa

Utility equipment eyed as possible source of fire…

Federal investigators are looking into whether a huge wildfire near Los Angeles was sparked by Southern California Edison utility equipment

'Rock star' appeals judge Allison Rushing in high…

Allison Jones Rushing already has landed what most lawyers would consider a career-defining judicial position before turning 40