LEWANDOWSKI ADVISING T-MOBILE ON SPRINT MERGER

Corey Lewandowski is advising T-Mobile on how to win approval for its proposed merger with Sprint, according to the company. Lewandowski...

TRUMP ISSUES ORDERS MAKING IT EASIER TO FIRE FEDERAL EMPLOYEES

President Donald Trump on Friday issued a series of executive orders to weaken the influence of government unions and make it easier...

 
 
 

PRUITT SPENT $3.5M ON SECURITY IN HIS FIRST YEAR

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt's security detail cost about $3.5 million for his first year in office, more than twice what his predecessor...

POLL: AMERICANS ARE SPLIT ON WHO'S TO BLAME FOR 2018'S SCHOOL SHOOTINGS

 
 
 

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION PRESENTS CAPITOL HILL WITH DEAL TO RESCUE CHINESE FIRM ZTE

The Trump administration has reached a deal that will put Chinese telecommunications giant ZTE back in business by rolling back severe...

TRUMP PROCLAIMS ‘WE ARE NOT GOING TO APOLOGIZE FOR AMERICA'

President Donald Trump on Friday told U.S. Naval Academy graduates that America has become “a lot” stronger recently and that “we are...

 
 
 

MENENDEZ SUGGESTS HE DOESN'T NEED TO PAY BACK ANYTHING MORE TO MELGEN

RIDGEFIELD - Sen. Bob Menendez suggested Friday that he may not pay back anything more than he already has for private jet flights...

IN VEILED MESSAGE TO TRUMP, POWELL WARNS AGAINST MEDDLING ON FED RATES

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Friday issued his sternest warning yet that politicians should not interfere with interest-rate...

 
 
 

EX-AIDES SAY CONGRESSMAN AND WIFE MADE THEM HIS SERVANTS

Freshman Rep. Tom Garrett and his wife turned the congressman's staff into personal servants, multiple former aides told POLITICO -...

NEW YORK REPUBLICANS RUN FROM TRUMP

NEW YORK - Not since the administration of Teddy Roosevelt has the New York Republican Party staged a convention with one of its own...

 
 
 

WHITE HOUSE ADVANCE TEAM STILL PLANNING TO HEAD SINGAPORE FOR NORTH KOREA SUMMIT LOGISTICS

The White House advance team has not canceled its travel plans to Singapore for a logistics meeting on the proposed summit with North...

TRUMP AGAIN PUSHES CLAIM FBI INFORMANT PLANTED FOR POLITICAL PURPOSES

President Donald Trump suggested Friday that an FBI informant who made contact with his campaign during the 2016 election was "paid...

 
 
 

TRUMP CALLS LATEST STATEMENT FROM NORTH KOREA 'VERY GOOD NEWS'

President Donald Trump on Friday said he welcomed North Korea's statement that it was willing to engage in talks “at any time, at any...

PLAYBOOK SCOOP: IVANKA HEADING TO CALIFORNIA TO FUNDRAISE WITH KEVIN MCCARTHY

IVANKA TRUMP is going on a fundraising swing with HOUSE MAJORITY LEADER KEVIN MCCARTHY in CALIFORNIA in a few weeks. Ivanka will appear...

 
 
 

POLL: MENENDEZ LEAD NARROWS TO JUST 4 POINTS OVER GOP FOE HUGIN

Sen. Bob Menendez holds a razor-thin four-point lead over his likely Republican rival in November's general election, according to...

THE NATION'S CARTOONISTS ON THE WEEK IN POLITICS

Every week political cartoonists throughout the country and across the political spectrum apply their ink-stained skills to capture...

 
 
 

CAN DEMOCRATS WIN IN THE SOUTH, AND PAUL RYAN'S PICKLE

It's time for Episode 108 of the Nerdcast, POLITICO's podcast on the White House and politics. Tune in each week to geek out with us...

TECH SCRAMBLES TO SHAPE U.S. PRIVACY DEBATE AS EU RULES LOOM

The debut of Europe's sweeping new digital privacy law has some U.S. lawmakers - and a few American tech giants - raising the idea...

 
 
 

TRUMP TAKES AIM AT THE FAMILY CAR WITH NEW TARIFF THREAT

Americans could see a 25 percent spike in the price tag on their family cars if President Donald Trump goes through with a threat to...

WHY A STORIED LOBBYING FIRM GAMBLED ON MICHAEL COHEN

When Edward Newberry, a top lobbyist for Squire Patton Boggs, started telling people last year that his firm planned to team up with...

 
 
 



Report: Businessman gets 90 days of house arrest in rape of 5-year-old girl

Report: Businessman gets 90 days of house arrest in rape of 5-year-old girl

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Fiat Chrysler recalls nearly 5 million vehicles that could get stuck in...

Fiat Chrysler recalls nearly 5 million vehicles that could get stuck in cruise control

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Meghan Markle now has her very own coat of arms

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Gas prices are up 31% from last Memorial Day. Here's why

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Multiple injuries reported after shots fired at central Indiana middle...

Multiple injuries reported after shots fired at central Indiana middle school; suspect in custody

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Officials: Record fentanyl bust in Nebraska finds enough doses to kill 26...

Officials: Record fentanyl bust in Nebraska finds enough doses to kill 26 million people

Nebraska's governor says it was one of the largest ever drug busts in the United States. Read more ...

George Zimmerman tells court he's $2.5 million in debt

George Zimmerman tells court he's $2.5 million in debt

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Oreo announces six new delicious flavors

Oreo announces six new delicious flavors

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Red Sox part ways with Hanley Ramirez

Red Sox part ways with Hanley Ramirez

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Rachel Dolezal accused of welfare fraud after race scandal

Rachel Dolezal accused of welfare fraud after race scandal

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